Almost 50 Pirates were honored after earning a 3.75 GPA or higher
The Pirates set five more school records and won four events at the Penn State Nationals
2012-13 Track & Field: Competed in the 3,000-meter run, 5,000-meter run and the distance medley relay during the Indoor season...Recorded a time of 10:16.30 in the 3,000-meter run at the Penn State National to place 11th in the event...Notched a time of 18:15.48 in the 5,000-meter run at the C-USA Indoor Championships for a 16th-place finish...Was part of a DMR squad that claimed fourth at the Penn State National with a time of 12:06.66.
2012-13 Cross Country: Ran in seven meets on the campaign and had two top-10 finishes...Finished third at the Seahawk Invitational (18:32.50)...At the Adidas XC Invitational, completed the 5K in a season-best time of 18:16.7 to place 18th...Earned sixth place (18:34.77) at the Pirate Invitational...Finished just out of All-Conference status in 27th place in the 5K race at the C-USA Championships (18:06.4)...Competed in the 6K gold race at the Charlotte Invitational (23:10.00)...Improved her time by 34 seconds in her second 6K race of the season, 22:27.6, at the NCAA Pre-Nationals in 192nd place...Had her best 6K time and placing in earning 50th at the NCAA Southeast Regional (21:49.27) with an improvement of 36 seconds.
2011-12 Track & Field: During the Indoor season, ran in the 3,000-meter and 5,000-meter events...Recorded a season-best time of 10:14.64 at the SPIRE Invitational in the 3,000-meter run...Earned a 10th-place finish in the 5,000-meter run at the C-USA Indoor Championships with a time of 17:27.10...Won the Virginia Tech Invitational in the 5,000-meter run with a time of 18:03.60...Competed in the Outdoor 5,000-meter run and 10,000-meter run...Notched a time of 18:03.08 at Princeton in the 5,000-meter run...Recorded her season-best time of 37:06.14 in the 10,000-meter run at the Raleigh Relays.
2011-12 Cross Country: Participated in the season's final six meets and became a dependable runner for the Pirates, earning four top-50 finishes...Made East Carolina debut at the Wolfpack Invitational, taking 22nd place with a 5K time of 18:45.8...Followed with almost the same time a week later, 18:45.6, to finish fifth at the ECU Pirate Invitational...Claimed 141st at the 5K Greater Louisville Classic, clocking out in 18:44.96...In career's first 6K event, ran a 23:20.27 at the Panorama Farms Invitational to place 40th overall...Posted career-best time of 18:33.8 in the 5K at the Conference USA Championship to take 36th...Closed initial campaign with a 116th-place showing at the NCAA Southeast Regional, completing the 6K in 22:35.1.
2010-11 Track & Field: Did not compete in any indoor or outdoor events.
2010-11 Cross Country: Redshirted.
High School: Received Shenendehowa's Super Sophomore Award...Ran for Coach Rob Cloutier...A High Achievement and Achievement List selection all four years.
Personal: Born Stefanie Fresenius...Daughter of Thomas and Joanne Fresenius...Majoring in nutrition and dietetics...Hobbies include reading, art and biking...Earned selection on C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll (3.0 GPA) in 2010 & 2011...Was a C-USA Academic Medal Winner (3.75 GPA) in cross country in 2011.