AS A FRESHMAN (2003-04)
OUTDOOR: Competed in six meets for the Wave. Notched a season-best 1,500-meter time of 5:00.97 at the LSU Relays (3/27) and Tulane's top 3,000-meter mark of 11:10.31 at the Southern Miss Invitational (3/6). INDOOR: Ran the 3,000-meters at one meet, recording a time of 11:06.39 at the LSU Twilight Invitational (2/20). CROSS COUNTRY: A five-time scorer for the Wave while running in all seven races. Finished 12th in the 5K Ragin' Cajun Invitational with a time of 20:05.59. Had a personal-best five-kilomer effort of 19:54.92 at the Auburn Invitational (10/10).
5K: 19:54.92 (10/10/03)
6K: 23:53.50 (9/27/03)
3,000 Meters: 11:06.39 (2/20/04)
1,500 Meters: 5:00.97 (3/27/04)
3,000 Meters: 11:10.31 (3/6/04)
5,000 Meters: 19:43.84 (4/16/04)
Prep: Lettered in cross country for four years while also running track and playing soccer for the Wildcats. Earned all-state, all-region and all-county honors in both track and cross country. Finished in fifth place in the state cross country championship and earned the county title as a senior. Was undefeated in the two-mile run in track, winning the state championship.
Personal: Eva Leigh Gordon. Born August 11, 1985 in Atlanta. The daughter of Janis and Larry Gordon. A member of the National Honor Society and the National Spanish Honor Society. An honor student at Tulane and a member of the Conference USA Academic Honor Roll for 2003-04.