2017: INDOOR - Earned second-team All-american honors in the distance medley relay after finishing ninth (11:36.55) at the NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships ... time of 11:36.55 in the distance medley was the second-fastest in school history and ranks eighth all-time in the GNAC ... finished 14th in the 800 (2:13.04) at the NCAA Championships ... finished second in the 800 (2:13.90) and the distance medley relay (12:11.46) at the GNAC Championships to earn All-GNAC honors ... ran a school-record time of 2:10.68 in the 800 at the UW Open ... All-West Region honors. OUTDOOR - Earned All-American honors after finishing seventh in the 800 (2:08.72) at the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships ... finished second in the 800 (2:08.07) and 4x400 (3:50.19) at the GNAC Championships to earn All-GNAC honors ... ran a school-record and the eighth-best in GNAC history in the 800 in a time of 2:07.60 at the Triton Invitational ... ran the seventh-fastest time in the 400 (57.25) in school history at the Beach Invite ... member of the 4x400 relay that set a new UAA and GNAC record of 3:41.93 at the SFSU Distance Carnival ... Earned All-West Region honors in the 800 and 4x400 relay ... GNAC All-Academic Team ... GNAC Athlete of the Week (March 27-April 2) ... USTFCCCA Scholastic All-American.
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 second in the 400m at state as a senior and third 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.