Over 30 Student-Athletes Volunteered from Boston College and Tulane
|Abell's Career Best Performances|
|3000 Meter||11:39.77 (2/18/11)|
|1500 Meter||5:11.48 (3/23/11)|
|5000 Meter||20:03.35 (3/25/11)|
Cross Country: Competed in three of the team's six meets...ran a season best time of 20:04.00 over 5K at the McNeese Cowboy Stampede (10/1)...also ran the 5K in 20:51.21 at the Crimson Classic (10/15)...covered the 4K course in 16:44.00 at the Rice Invitational (9/16).
Indoor Track and Field: Did not compete during the season.
Outdoor Track and Field: Did not compete during the season.
Earned Conference USA Commissioner's Medal of Honor for maintaining a GPA of 3.75 or better...named to the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll...was a member of the Tulane 3.0 Club.
Cross Country: Competed in three of the team's seven meets...ran 24:36.02 to claim a season-best time in the 6K at the LSU Invitational (9/25)...posted a time of 26:07.06 for 6-kilometers and finished 30th at the Watson Ford Invitational (10/8)...ran 20:52.60 on the 5K course at the Crimson Classic (9/18).
Indoor Track and Field: Competed in one of the team's six meets during the indoor season...ran the 3000-meter race at the LSU Twilight (2/18)...posted a time of 11:39.77 at the LSU Twilight (2/18) in the 3000-meter run.
Outdoor Track and Field: Competed in three of the teams 11 competitions during the outdoor season...ran the 1500-meter and 5000-meter events... was the team's third fastest performer in the 5000-meter run ...ran her season-best time of 5:25.13 in the 1500-meter at the Louisiana Classics (3/19)...covered 1500-meters in 5:34.37 at the South Alabama Invitational...covered 5000-meters in 20:03.35 at the LSU Relays (3/25).
Earned Conference USA Commissioner's Medal of Honor and C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll...was a member of the Tulane 3.0 Club.
About Tavie Abell
Prep: Lettered all four years in cross country and track and field at Phillips Academy Andover for head coaches Nancy Long and Jon Stableford...competed in the 5K in cross country and ran the 1500 and 3000 during the outdoor track season for the Big Blue...helped the Big Blue to the New England Prep Schools Track Association championship all four seasons.
Personal: Born Octavia Lucy Mawson Abell on November 7, 1991...the daughter of Frances Martindale and the late Paul Abell...has one step brother, Joshua, one step sister, Louisa, and two half-sisters, Susan and Erin.