at NCAA Division I West Preliminary Round
at NCAA Division I Outdoor Track & Field Championships
2014 Indoors: Competed at five meets, splitting time between the 800-meter run and the mile run ... Raced the 800 at her first two meets, placing third at the Lobo Collegiate Open (2:09.33*) and winning the New Mexico Team Invitational (2:10.31*) ... Next two races came over a mile, as she tallied a 20th-place time of 4:44.01 at the highly competitive Husky Classic before clocking a 4:41.26 at the Alex Wilson Invitational ... Claimed runner-up honors in both the 800 and the mile at the Mountain West Conference Championships, with a time of 2:09.92* in the 800 and 4:48.72* in the mile.
2014 Outdoors: Participated at seven meets, advancing to the opening round of the NCAA Championships ... Opened the season at the prestigious Stanford Invitational, placing 24th in the 800 (time of 2:09.93) and 15th in the 1500 (4:23.11) ... Over one weekend, won the 800 at the Bryan Clay Invitational (2:09.14) before coming back with a nearly identical time (2:09.15) at the Beach Invitational ... Helmed legs in the Lobos' distance medley relay and 4x1,500 meter relay at the Penn Relays, helping the 4x1500 to fourth place ... Posted an 800-meter time of 2:08.86 at the Payton Jordan Invitational ... Claimed third in the 800 at the MW Championships (2:08.92*) and sixth in the 1500 (4:31.08*) ... At the NCAA West Preliminary round, placed 29th with a mark of 4:24.77.
2013 Indoor: Redshirted the 2013 indoor season ... Did compete unattached at UNM home meets, including a second-place time of 2:08.83 in the 800 at the Don Kirby Elite Invitational.
2013 Outdoor: Competed at seven meets, opening at the Stanford Invitational with a 13th-place showing in her heat of the 800 (2:08.08) and a victory in her heat of the 1500 (4:27.08) ... Posted two more regular-season marks in the 800, finishing third at the Air Force Triangular (2:14.16*) and 14th at the Mt. SAC Relays (2:08.78) ... In her final regular-season meet, ran to a 4:24.40 clocking in the metric mile at the Payton Jordan Invitational ... Scored in both the 800 (2:09.44) and 1500 (4:27.88) at the conference championships, helping the women sweep the medals in the 1500 ... Advanced to the NCAA West Preliminary championships, earning the final berth the national championships with a 12th-place time of 4:20.64 ... Posted a 15th-place time of 4:19.82 at the NCAA Championships.
Primarily an 800-meter runner, with considerable experience in the event ... Placed sixth in 800 at the 2012 British Universities & Colleges Sport (BUCS) Championships with a 2:08.93 time, just four-tenths of a second off her personal best ... Competed in the 800 at the 2012Aviva Olympic Trials & UK Championships, finishing eighth in her heat.
Daughter of Matthew and Barbara Anderson ... Has three sisters, Zoe, Shelley and Lee ... Previously attended the Univsersity of Wales Institute, Cardiff ... Lists hanging out with friends, having barqueques on the beach, surfing and football as hobbies.
800 meters: 2:08.08
TRACK & FIELD HONORS
• All-Mountain West Indoor Team, 2014 (800, mile)
* indicates a performance that has been adjusted based on the NCAA altitude conversion protocol