Track & Field

 
Rebecca Coady

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia

High School:
Annapolis West

Height:
5-9

Event:
Distance

Birthdate:
02/18/1989

Rebecca Coady

01/21/2011

Track at Purple Tiger Invitational (1/15/11)

The Track and Field squad opened the season at the Purple Tiger Invitational in Baton Rouge.



2009-10 (Junior)

Cross Country: Competed in five of the team's seven meets...was among the top five Tulane finishers in four of the five meets she competed...was the team's top finisher in the first two meets of the season - Memphis Twilight (9/5) and Mook 4 Invitational (9/12)...posted a season-best time of 18:29 at the 5K distance at the Memphis Twilight (9/5)...was the individual champion at the Mook 4 Invitational (9/12) with a winning time of 11:52 on the 2-mile course...covered the 6K course at the Chile Pepper Invitational (10/17) in 23:07...posted a 5K time of 22:43 at the Conference USA Championships (10/31)...finished the season with a 23:57 time in the 6K race at the NCAA South Central Regional (11/14).

Indoor Track and Field: Competed in five of the team's six meets during the indoor season...ran the one mile at all five competitions...was the team's top performer in the one mile during the indoor season...held the team's top two times in the one mile and was among the top-ten on the team four times during the season...posted a season-best showing at the Conference USA Indoor Championships (2/26) with a time of 5:02.19 to finish ninth overall...owned a time of 5:05.84 in the event at the Tyson Invitational (2/12) and ran 5:15.66 at the Purple Tiger Invitational (1/22).

Outdoor Track and Field: Competed in seven of the team's eight meets during the outdoor season...ran the 800-meter, 1500-meter and 3000-meter steeplechase races during the outdoor season...was the team's top performer in the 800, 1500 and 3000 steeplechase...held the team's top three marks in the 800-meter run...owned the top four times, and six of the top ten marks, in the 1500-meter for the Green Wave...claimed the team's two fastest times in the 3000-meter steeplechase...broke her own school record in the 3000-meter steeplechase with a 10:49.45 showing at the Conference USA Outdoor Championships (5/15), finishing ninth overall in the race...also ran 11:00.43 in the steeplechase at the Seminole Invitational (4/9) to win the event...set a season-best time of 2:12.10 in the 800-meter run at the LSU Gold Invitational (4/17)...won the individual title in the 800-meter run at the Seminole Invitational (4/10) with a time of 2:12.64 and at the South Alabama/UL-Lafayette Tri-meet (3/27) in a time of 2:13.79...posted her top time of 4:34.57 in the 1500-meter run at the Conference USA Outdoor Championships (5/15)...won the individual crown in the 1500-meter run at the South Alabama/UL-Lafayette Tri-meet (3/27) in 4:41.00 and at the Golden Eagle Invitational (4/24) in 4:42.43....posted a time of 4:36.41 to open the outdoor season at the Louisiana Classics (3/20) and ran 4:38 at both the FSU Twilight (5/8) and the Conference USA Outdoor Championships (5/16).

2008-09 (Sophomore)

Cross Country: Competed in all six of the team's meets...finished among the top five Tulane competitors in all six meets...was the team's top finisher - and 15th overall - at the Memphis Twilight (9/13) with a 5K time of 19:03 to open the season...posted her season-best time of 18:06 in the 5K at the Auburn Invitational (10/4)...placed seventh overall at the LSU Invitational (9/27) with a 6K showing of 22:47...competed at the Chile Pepper Invitational (10/18) and crossed the finish line in 22:54 for a 6K...ran at the Conference USA Championships (11/1) and posted a 5K time of 18:56...finished the season with a 23:24 showing on the 6K course at the NCAA South Central Regional (11/15).

Indoor Track and Field: Competed in five of the team's six meets during the indoor season...ran the one mile, 800-meter and 3000-meter events...was the team's top performer in the 800-meter, ranked second in the one mile and third in the 3000-meter run...held the top time in the 800-meter run...owned four of the top-eight marks in the one mile, including the second fastest time...held the fourth fastest overall mark in the 3000-meter run...ran 2:26.38 in the 800-meter run at the Air Force All-Comers (1/16)...competed the one mile at the Conference USA Indoor Championships (2/27) with a season-best time of 5:09.58...ran 5:15for the mile at the Armory Invitational (2/6) and the Iowa State Classic (2/13)...owned a 10:31.51 mark in the 3000-meter, set at the Iowa State Classic (2/13).

Outdoor Track and Field: Competed in six of the team's nine meets during the outdoor season, also advancing to the NCAA Mideast Regional...competed in the 3000-meter steeplechase at the 2009 NCAA Mideast Regional...ran the 3000-meter steeplechase, 800 and 1500-meter run events during the outdoor season...ranked first on the team in the 800-meter run, 1500-meter run and 3000-meter steeplechase...held the team's top four times in the steeplechase event and the top five marks in the 1500-meter... ran the 800-meter at one meet...posted a time of 2:14.35 at the LSU Alumni Gold (4/18)...posted a season-best time in the 1500-meter at the LSU Alumni Gold Invitational (4/18) with a 4:39.07 showing...ran 4:39.72 in the finals at the Conference USA Outdoor Championships (5/16)...nabbed a 1500-meter time of 4:41.95 in the prelims at the Conference USA Outdoor Championships (5/15)...set the school record in the 3000-meter steeplechase at the Cole-Lancon Twilight (4/30), crossing the finish line in 10:49.85...posted a time of 11:02.7 at both the Florida Relays (4/4) and the NCAA Mideast Regional (5/30).

2007-08 (Freshman)

Cross Country: Named to the Louisiana Sportswriters Association All-Louisiana Cross Country team...competed in six of the team's seven meets...was among the top five Tulane finishers in five of the six meets which she competed...posted a season-best 5K time of 17:54 at the Auburn Invitational (9/29)...was the individual champion at the Green Wave Invitational (8/31) in her first collegiate meet with a time of 11:32 on the 2-mile course...finished second overall and posted a time of 19:19 on the 5K course at the Southern Miss Invitational (9/7)...placed fourth overall in a time of 21:59 at the 6K distance at the LSU Invitational (9/22)...posted times of 22:48 on the 6K course at the Chile Pepper Invitational (10/13) and of 24:03 at the NCAA South Central Regional (11/10).

Indoor Track and Field: Set a season-best of 5:10 in the mile run at New Balance...placed fourth in the mile at Purple Tiger Classic with a time of 5:21...posted a season-best 2:20 in the 800-meter at the Sykes-Sabock Challenge Cup.

Outdoor Track and Field: Posted the school record of 11:29 in the 3,000-meter steeplechase at the Yellow Jacket Invitational...set a season-best of 2:15 in the 800-meter at Mississippi Open...placed fourth in the in the 1,500-meter with a time of 4:50 at the Mississippi Open...turned in a season-best 4:45.34 In the 1500-meter run at the C-USA championships, narrowly topping her 4:45.58 at the Mississippi Open.

About Rebecca Coady

Prep: Triple Gold Medalist in her province in the 800-meter, 1,500-meter and 3,000-meter runs... attended the National Canadian Legion Track and Field Championships in 2004, 2005 and 2006, winning the 2,000m steeplechase and 3,000m ... Represented Nova Scotia in the 2,000m steeplechase at the 2005 Canada Summer Games in Regina, Saskatchewan.

Personal: Born Rebecca Anne Coady on February 18, 1989...the daughter of Paul and Brenda Coady...has two sisters, Emily and Hilary

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