OUTDOOR: Competed at the NCAA East Preliminary in the 400-meter hurdles and 4x400 meter relay ... qualified for the finals of the 400-meter hurdles at the SEC Championships, but did not finish the race due to illness ... runner-up in the 400-meter hurdles at the Mississippi Open with a personal-best time of 58.99 that ranks her fourth-best in school history ... helped the 4x400 relay team record three meet victories (SEC/Big Ten Challenge, Ole Miss Invitational, Mississippi Open) ... helped the 4x400 team clock a season-best time of 3:36.69 at the Florida Relays.
INDOOR: Helped the 4x400 meter relay team to a fifth-place result at the SEC Championships with a season-best time of 3:37.74 that ranks the squad fifth-best in school history ... placed 11th in the 800 meters (personal-best 2:10.07) at the SEC Championships ... part of the Rebels' distance medley relay team that set a school record with a time of 11:53.80 at the Tyson Invitational ... won the 800 meters at the Crimson Tide Indoor Opener (2:14.93) and placed third at the Auburn Invitational (2:11.25) and Rod McCravy Memorial (2:10.51).
OUTDOOR:NCAA Honorable Mention All-American ... participated in the 4x400 meter relay at the NCAA Championships ... competed in the NCAA East Regional with the 4x400 meter relay team and in the 400-meter hurdles ... helped the 4x400 meter relay team to a sixth-place finish at the SEC Championships ... helped the 4x400 meter relay team to first-place finishes at the Rhodes Open and the SEC/Big Ten Challenge ... finished second in the 400-meter hurdles at the Ole Miss Invitational with a personal-best time of 59.90, which ranks her fifth-best in school history ... also ran in the 400 meters at the Rhodes Open ... competed with the sprint medley relay team at the Florida Relays ... Capital One Academic All-District 6 Second Team ... USTFCCCA All-Academic Track and Field ... SEC Academic Honor Roll.
INDOOR: Competed in the SEC Championships in the 400 meters and with the 4x400 meter relay team ... helped the 4x400 meter relay team to a sixth-place finish at the SEC Championships ... recorded a personal-best time of 55.43 in the 400 meters at the SEC Championships ... also participated in the 60 meters and 200 meters at the Arkansas State Kickoff Klassic.
OUTDOOR: Competed with the 4x400 meter relay team, including at the NCAA Championships ... helped the 4x400 meter relay team to the second-best time in school history with a 3:34.60 and a third-place finish at the Drake Relays ... at the SEC Championships, helped the 4x400 squad to a sixth-place showing (3:37.08) ... ran the 400 leg on the Rebels' sprint medley relay team that set the school record with a time of 3:49.75 at the Florida Relays ... ran a season-best 55.06 in the 400 meters at the Ole Miss Invitational ... USTFCCCA All-Academic.
INDOOR: Competed on the 4x400 meter relay squad that made it to the NCAA Championships, finishing 12th there with a time of 3:45.45 ... helped the 4x400 relay squad to a victory and the second-fastest time in school history with a 3:35.40 at the Notre Dame Last Chance Meet ... also helped the 4x400 team to a third-place finish with a 3:37.51 at the SEC Championships ... ran a personal-best 55.88 in the 400 meters at the SEC/Big 12/Conference USA Challenge to rank seventh in the school record books.
BEFORE OLE MISS: Recorded a personal best of 54.64 seconds in the 400 meters.
PERSONAL: Born Dec. 17, 1989 ... daughter of Ulnka Hellberg and Per Jonsen.
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