Awarded to student-athletes who achieved a cumulative GPA of 3.75 or better
Student-athletes maintained a grade point average of 3.0 or better
Smith, Adamson and St. Etienne all finish in top eight of 400 meter hurdles
Coach Peterson looking forward to continuation of development from indoor athletes
Sonneborn wins event title in the 3,000 meter race
|Savage's Career Best Performances|
|800 Meter||2:29.66 (12/1/12)|
|600 Meter||1:43.06 (3/7/14)|
|800 Meter||2:26.11 (4/18/14)|
|1500 Meter||5:11.48 (3/23/11)|
|5000 Meter||20:03.35 (3/25/11)|
Indoor Track and Field: Competed in one meet on the season: the LSU Twilight (2/21)...participated only in the 800 meter run...placed seventh in the event with a time of 2:30.59.
Outdoor Track and Field: Competed in six regular-season meets on the season...participated in the 600 meters and the 800 meters...notched a personal-best time of 2:26.11 in the 800 meters at the Southeastern Louisiana Invitational (4/18), good for fifth place at the meet...posted a personal-best mark of 1:43.06 in the 600 meters at the Jaguar Opener (3/7)...ran a 2:27.24 in the 800 meters at the LSU Alumni Gold (4/19)...had two other top-ten finishes on the season: a sixth-place finish at the Southern Miss Black and Gold Invitational (2:29.39 on 5/3) and a seventh-place finish at the South Alabama Invitational (2:28.79 on 4/12).
Earned Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll honors, as well as the C-USA Academic Medal for maintaining a cumulative-GPA of 3.75 or better.
Indoor Track and Field: Posted results in only three regular season meets...competed in the 800 meter twice and the 4 x 400 meter relay once...notched a personal best in the 800 meter with a time of 2:29.66 at the Panther Ice Breaker (12/1/12)...also posted a time of 2:36.97 in the 800 meter at the UAB Blazer Indoor (1/11/13)...was a member of the 4 x 400 meter relay team at the LSU Twilight (2/15/13) that posted a time of 4:20.42.
Outdoor Track and Field:Posted results in one regular season meet...competed only in the 4 x 800 meter relay at the Bob Hayes Cowboy Classic (3/9), posting a finish of 9:55.35. Earned Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll and Academic Medal honors.
Indoor Track and Field: Did not compete during the season.
Outdoor Track and Field: Competed in two of the team's nine meets...ran the 800 meter at both meets...ran the tenth fastest time in the 800 meter on the team...posted a season-best time of 2:30.35 at the Lion Invitational (4/20) in the 800 meter...ran the 800 meter in 2:32.77 at the Golden Eagle Classic (4/28). 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.
Indoor Track and Field: Did not compete during the indoor season.
Outdoor Track and Field: Competed in three of the team's 11 meets during the outdoor season...ran the 800-meter at all three meets...ranked fifth on the team in the event...ran a season-best time of 2:37.55 at the Tulane Team Challenge (3/9)...also competed in the 800-meter run at the Louisiana Classics (3/19), 2:40.96, and at the South Alabama Invitational (4/9), 2:41.70. 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 Amanda Savage
Prep: Lettered all four years in cross country and track at Central Valley High School for head coach Dennis McGuire...was elected team captain during his junior and senior seasons...earned All-Greater Spokane League honors all four seasons for the Bears...was an All-Big Nine Region pick as a sophomore and junior...team advanced to the Washington State Cross Country Championships all four seasons.
Personal: Born Amanda Catherine Savage on December 4, 1991...the daughter of Patrick and Mary Savage.