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 Shoshana Keegan
2012: Registered season-best times of 17:46.24 in the 5,000 meters at the Willamette Invite (March 30) and 37:05.87 in the 10,000 meters at the Occidental Distance Carnival (March 16) … at the GNAC championships, finished 11th in the 5,000 meters (18:28.50) and 7th in the 10,000 meters (39:12.44) … named to the GNAC All-Academic Team.

2011
: Concluded junior season with season-best times of 2:33.35 in the 800 meters, 4:51.90 in the 1500 meters, 17:26.52 in the 5,000 meters and 37:03.19 in the 10,000 meters … posted the 4th-fastest 10K and 5th-fastest 5K in the GNAC in 2011 … just missed all-conference honors in the 5K at the GNAC Championships on May 13-14, finishing 4th … named to the GNAC All-Academic Team with a 3.32 overall GPA.

2010:
Competed in the highly competitive distance events, qualifying provisionally for the NCAA Championships in two events – 5,000 and 10,000 … set personal-best times in four events – 800 (2:27.64), 1500 (4:48.21), 5,000 (17:18.04), and 10,000 (36:19.49) … at the GNACs, finished 6th in the 10,000 (38:50.27) and 12th in the 5,000 (19:34.40).

2009: Finished freshman season with best times of 2:30.89 in 800 meters and 18:21.03 in the 5,000 at the Willamette Invite ... set a season-high 1500-meter time of 4:56.84 at the Azusa Pacific Invite on April 17 ... ran UAA’s 5th-fastest time in the 5,000 for the season.

BEFORE UAA: Attended Steller Secondary School but competed for East Anchorage High School ... produced four straight top-5 results at Alaska State 4A Cross Country Championships ... placed state runner-up in 2005 and 2006 ... finished 4th at state in 2004 and 2007 ... helped lead East Anchorage to its first-ever state titles in 2007 ... three-time participant at the Footlocker West Cross Country Regionals, placing 59th at the prestigious meet in 2005, 87th in 2006 and 65th in 2007 ... won four straight Cook Inlet Conference title in the women’s 3200 meters (first girl in state’s history to accomplish that feat) ... placed 6th in both the 1600 and 3200 at 2008 Alaska State 4A Track & Field Championships ... placed 3rd at 2008 CIC Championships in the 1600 ... finished 7th in the 1600 and 10th in the 3200 at state in 2006.

MAJOR
: Early childhood education

CAREER BESTS
800-Meter Run: 2:27.64 (3/06/10 at UNLV Invite)
1500-Meter Run: 4:48.21 (4/2/10 at Willamette Invite)
5000-Meter Run: 17:18.04 (3/26/10 at SFSU Distance Carnival)
10000-Meter Run: 36:19.49(4/15/10 at Mt. SAC Relays)         

Position: Distance
Year: Senior
Hometown: Anchorage
High School: Steller Secondary School
Experience: 3 Letters
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