NEW MEXICO:Veteran runner who began her career as a middle distance specialist on the track, but started competing in more distance races during the 2007 outdoor season...21 races on the track...6 XC meet appearances...3-time Academic All-MWC honoree.
2007-08: (outlook) Raced 3 times...top time of 5:14.34 in the 1,500...(indoor) Raced 2 times...top mile time of 6:03.17...(cross country) Two meet appearances, running 7th on the Lobos' B team (32nd overall) at NMSU.
2006-07: (outdoor) Raced 4 times in 3 meet appearances...ranked 2nd on the team and 12th in the MWC with a top time of 12:19.56 in her first career 3,000m steeplechase race at Arizona...Academic All-MWC...(indoor) Raced 7 times in 5 meets...2nd on the team in the mile (5:32.46)...(cross country) Appeared in two meets, scoring for the team at NMSU (31st).
2005-06: (outdoor) Ran the 800 in three meets, recording a top time of 2:27.15 (8th) at home at the Don Kirby Invite...Academic all-MWC...(indoor) Competed twice in the mile and 800m runs...(cross country) Competed in the first two meets of the year at home in the Lobo Invite and at New Mexico State...ran 7th on the team (39th overall) in Las Cruces...Academic all-MWC.
HIGH SCHOOL:A 2005 graduate of James Bowie High School in Arlington, Texas...Texas 5A state qualifier and school record holder in the 3,200-meter run as a senior...ranked among the top-10 in the area...regional qualifier in cross country and track...helped Bowie win the 2005 regional championship...2005 district champion and DFW Super Team member in the 1,600m...two-time Junior Olympic qualifier...National Honor Society member, Who's Who Among HS Scholars, National Society of HS Scholars.
PERSONAL:Born in Fort Worth, Texas...full name is Rebecca Leigh Green...daughter of Joel and Lydia Green...has a sister, Katie...major is Medical Laboratory Sciences.