Young Wins SEC Commissioner's Trophy As High Points Scorer
AT OLE MISS (2011-12):
OUTDOOR: Competed in eight meets for the Rebels ... member of the Rebels' distance medley relay team that set a school record at the Florida Relays (11:44.51) ... also helped the distance medley relay team to a time of 11:48.00 at the Drake Relays ... member of the 4x1600 relay team that set a school record with a time of 19:57.12 at the Drake Relays ... had a third-place finish and personal-best time in the 1,500 meters at the Ole Miss Invitational (4:35.20) ... placed third in the 1,500 meters with a time of 4:36.76 at the LSU Alumni Gold ... fourth-place finish in the 1,500 meters at the Mississippi Open (4:37.69) ... personal-best 800 meter time of 2:22.42 at the Mississippi Open ... member of the 4x800 relay team that placed first at the Rhodes Open (9:15.04).
INDOOR: Competed in three meets ... member of the Rebels' distance medley relay that finished second at the Auburn Invitational (12:25.62) ... had a personal-best time in the mile at the SEC Championships (5:01.92).
CROSS COUNTRY: Competed in four races for the Rebels ... helped Ole Miss to their best finish in school history with a fifth-place showing at the SEC Championships ... finished 13th individually running a 5K time of 18:59 which helped the Rebels win the Brooks Memphis Twilight Classic team title ... ran a season best 5K time of 18:34.15 at the Greater Louisville Classic.
BEFORE OLE MISS: A top-four finisher in the Virginia state cross country championships in all four years of high school ... qualified for Nike Cross Country Nationals after a fourth-place finish at Nike Southeast region meet ... was indoor 1000 meters state champion and finished third in mile ... an All-American in the distance medley relay in indoor track.
PERSONAL: Born Sept. 23, 1992 ... Daughter of Lee and Jeff Cutright ... Sister plays softball at Guilford College.
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