2016: INDOOR – Competed at GNAC Championships in 800 meters and as member of distance medley relay … placed fourth in DMR at 12:16.83 … finished 10th in 800 meters with time of 2:18.72 at GNACs … registered season-best 800-meter time at 2:17.65 (UW Open). OUTDOOR – Finished fifth in 800 meters at GNAC Championships with time of 2:13.49 … posted season-best time of 2:12.95 in prelims of 800 meters ... also posted season-best times of 58.82 in 400 meters and 4:53.63 in 1500 meters … named to USTFCCCA Academic All-American Team.
BEFORE UAA: Attended Soldotna High School … both a four-time Alaska state cross country and track qualifier … helped Soldotna to runner-up team finishes at state cross country championships in 2013 and 2014 … holds a 5K cross country PR of 19:11 … three-time state champion in the 4x800m relay, anchoring team to new state record of 9:27.39 … placed 2nd in the 400m at state as a senior and 3rd in the 800m as a junior … member of runner-up 4x400m team at 2014 and 2015 state championships … posted prep PRs of 59.36 for 400m and 2:17.88 for 800m.
PERSONAL: Born February 1, 1997 … daughter of Dennis McCormick and Shelly Waltrip … has one sibling.
MAJOR: Natural sciences.