More than 50 current and former student-athletes eligible to participate in commencement exercises
Stacey Gonzalez finishes 12th for women; Chase Miller places 15th for men
Top Runners From Both Squads Return
Senior Brittany Copeland Sets Program 5K Record
Senior Brittany Copeland Sets Program 6K Record
2011: Participated in five of the team's seven meets and set a career-best time in the 5K ... Earned 73rd place at the Covered Bridge Open with a time of 20:48.6 in the 5K ... Two weeks later at the Wolfpack Invitational, set personal best in the 5K with 19:12.7 mark to finish 28th ... Turned in highest placement of the season, 13th, at the ECU Pirate Invitational, clocking out at 19:47.47 in the 5K ... During year's only 6K, finished 44th at the Panorama Farms Invitational with a time of 23:30.47 ... Competed in first career Conference USA Championship and placed 67th by timing out of the 5K in 19:42.8.
2010: Ran in three events, helping the women win the Mount Olive Invitational with a sixth-place finish and 5K time of 19:20 ... Timed out in 20:49.67 in season's other 5K, at the Covered Bridge Open ... In first career 6K, came in 31st with a time of 23:21.08 at the Panorama Farms Invitational.
2009: Participated in the team's first two meets of the season ... Teamed with Laura Gundry to finish in 38:43.8 in the 4,800-meter relay at the Campbell Invitational ... Ran a 20:43.2 in the 5K at the Seahawk Invitational, placing 32nd.
High School: Helped lead cross country team to back-to-back Cape-Atlantic League (CAL) and Cumberland County championships as a junior and senior ... As a senior, came in third place at the CAL meet ... Finished as the runner-up at the Cumberland County meet junior and senior years ... Nike Indoor Nationals participant in the 400 meters ... Earned a third-place finish in the 400 meters at the Eastern States Championships.
Personal: Academic major is psychology ... Daughter of Richard and Chasta Kott ... Twin sister Brooke also runs for ECU team ... Earned four academic varsity letters ... Named Millville High School Scholar Athlete and Cape-Atlantic League Scholar Athlete.