AS A FRESHMAN (2007-08)
CROSS COUNTRY: Louisiana Sportswriters Association All-Louisiana Cross Country team... Finished six of the team's seven meets, including a win in her first collegiate meet - the 2-mile Green Wave Invitational (8/31)... Scored points for the Wave in her first five meets, placing third or higher among her teammates, including a second place finish at the Southern Miss Invitational (9/7) and a fourth place finish at the LSU Tiger Cross Country Festival (9/22) in addition to her victory... Set personal records in both the 5K - 17:54.95 at the Auburn Tiger Invitational (9/29), placing 31st of 188 runners - and the 6K - 21:59.94 at LSU, where she took fourth overall.
5K: 17:54.95 (9/29/07)
6K: 21:59.94 (9/22/07)
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.
Born Rebecca Anne Coady on February 18, 1989, in Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia, Canada... Daughter of Paul and Brenda Coady... Has one older sister, Emily, and one younger sister, Hilary... Older sister Emily is an Academic All-Canadian in soccer and younger sister, Hilary, holds two Nova Scotia Midget records in 80m and 300m hurdles... Plans to major in business.