CROSS COUNTRY: First female in Ole Miss cross country history to earn All-SEC honors when she finished 11th at the SEC Championships ... helped Ole Miss to its best finish in school history with a fifth-place showing at the SEC Championships ... named SEC Runner of the Week twice during the season ... ran a personal-best 6K time of 20:53.80 to finish 12th at the NCAA South Regional ... claimed the individual title and helped Ole Miss capture the team title at the Brooks Memphis Twilight Classic with a 5K time of 17:44 ... captured the individual title and helped Ole Miss win the Delaware Invitational team title with a 6K time of 21:08.03 ... finished seventh at the Greater Louisville Classic with a 5K time of 17:09.75 ... placed third individually and helped Ole Miss to a runner-up team finish at the Crimson Classic with a 5K time of 17:23.46.
OUTDOOR: Produced another record-breaking season in 2011 ... broke her own school record in the 5,000 meters and finished in eighth place with a 16:51.05 at the Pepsi Florida Relays, which was then eclipsed by Katie Breathitt later in the year ... placed ninth at the SEC Championships in the 5,000 meters (16:52.05) and 10th in the 10,000 meters with a season-best time of 37:40.13 ... member of the distance medley relay team that set a school record with a time of 12:01.03 at the Pepsi Florida Relays ... clocked a personal-best time of 4:40.75 in the 1,500 meters at the Mississippi Open ... won the mile run at the Rhodes Open with a personal-best time of 5:03.82 ... SEC Academic Honor Roll.
INDOOR: Broke her own school records in a pair of events ... claimed eighth place in the 5,000 meters to score a point for the Rebels at the SEC Championships with a school-record time of 17:08.00 ... broke her school record in the 3,000 meters with a time of 9:41.22 to place sixth at the Texas A&M Challenge ... ran a personal-best 5:01.32 mile to finish third at the Arkansas Invitational which also ranks her second best in school history ... won the 5,000 meters at the Arkansas State Invitational with a 17:40.52.
CROSS COUNTRY: Recorded the highest SEC Cross Country Championships finish by a female in school history when she placed 16th to lead Ole Miss a ninth-place showing, its best since 1990 ... ran the 6K SEC race in 21:27.71 ... was Ole Miss' top finisher in all six meets ... clocked a season-best 6K time of 21:00.37 to place 30th at the NCAA South Regional ... claimed the individual title and helped Ole Miss to the team title at the Choctaw Open with her season-best 5K time of 17:41.47 ... finished runner-up individually and helped Ole Miss to a second-place showing at the Arkansas Tech Twilight Run with her 2-mile time of 11:25.44 ... placed 66th at the Greater Louisville Classic with a 5K time of 18:14.53 and finished 22nd at the Crimson Classic with a 5K time of 18:21.20.
OUTDOOR: Turned in the second-fastest 10K time in school history with a 36:58.03 mark and ninth-place finish at the SEC Championships ... competed in the 5000 meters in six meets, with a season best of 17:33.47 to win the Ole Miss Invitational ... finished second in the 5000 meters at the Alabama Relays (17:45.69) and the LSU Alumni Gold meet (17:42.82) ... ran a personal-best time of 4:49.38 in the 1500 meters at the Rhodes Invitational ... SEC Spring Academic Honor Roll.
INDOOR: Competed in the 3000 meters in four meets and the 5000 meters once ... set a school record in the 3000 meters with a time of 9:57.72 at the SEC/Big 12/Conference USA Challenge en route to a fifth-place finish ... set a school record in the 5000 meters with a time of 17:23.02 to finish eighth at the SEC Indoor Championships ... finished second in the 3000 meters with a time of 10:07.45 at the Razorback Invitational ... also finished second in the 3000 meters at the Arkansas Invitational.
CROSS COUNTRY: Turned in a 45th-place finish at the SEC Championships with a time of 23:00.92 ... posted a 66th-place finish at the NCAA South Regional with a 6k time of 22:16.05 ... placed second overall at the Ole Miss/Samford Dual Meet with a 3k time of 10:39.45 ... collected a 24th-place finish at the Greater Louisville Classic with a 5k time of 18:45.37.
OUTDOOR: Set a school record in the 5000 meters with a time of 17:21.07 en route to a second-place finish at the LSU Alumni Gold meet ... named to the SEC Freshman Academic Honor Roll ... finished in fifth place in the 5000 meters with a time of 17:51.38 at the Florida Relays.
INDOOR: Recorded a new school record in the 5000 meters with a time of 17:43.83 en route to a fifth place finish at the Tyson Invitational ... posted a ninth place finish in the 5000 meters with a time of 18:04.59 at the SEC/Big 12 Challenge.
CROSS COUNTRY: Won the individual title in her first collegiate cross country meet with a time of 20:28.50 at the Southern Miss Invitational ... turned in a sixth place showing at the SEC Pre-Meet with a time of 19:34.54 ... recorded a personal best time of 18:25.52 at the Greater Louisville Cross Country Classic ... paced the Rebels at Pre-Nationals with a time of 23:18.00 in the 6k race ... finished in 49th place at the SEC Championships with a time of 22:34.64.
BEFORE OLE MISS: Lettered in both cross country and track and field at Presbyterian Christian School under head coach Chip Grenn ... holds the Mississippi Private School Association record in the 3200 meters ... won the state championship in the 3200 meters six times ... captured the state championship in the 1600 meters five times ... helped her school to the state cross country championship as a senior.
PERSONAL: Born July 10, 1990 ... daughter of Andrew and Laura Waites.
Ole Miss Athletics Week in ReviewSept. 22-28, 2014Football- No. 10 Ole Miss used a dominant defensive effort to put away Memphis 24-3 on Saturday, setting up one of the biggest games in recent history this coming Saturday against the Alabama... read more
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@CoachHughFreeze reveals the helmets to the @olemissfb team at team meeting. pic.twitter.com/8jpVCvny4p— OleMissPix (@OleMissPix) September 29, 2014 2.
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@OleMissFB practice hidden indoors so that team practice in helmets for safety reasons. pic.twitter.com/vA0Oo6Ps7S— OleMissPix (@OleMissPix) September... read more
It's Sunday, so that means it's time for this week's Observations from the Best Seat in the House. I'll handle the bulk of the notes this week, but we also have some insight from Austin Miller here as well. Let's... read more
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