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 Riley Burroughs


2018: INDOOR - Placed 11th (18:45.64) in the 5,000 and 18th (10:58.18) in the 3,000 at the GNAC Championships ... ran a personal-best time of 10:18.72 in the 3,000 at the UW Open. OUTDOOR - GNAC All-Academic Team ... finished 19th (19:43.50) in the 5,000 at the GNAC Championships ... ran the eighth-fastest time in school history in the 3,000 with a time of 10:59.63 at the Ken Shannon Invitational.

2017: INDOOR - Competed in the 3,000 and 5,000 at the GNAC Championships ... ran season-bests of 10:31.36 in the 3,000 and 19:05.66 in the 5,000. OUTDOOR - Finished fourth in the 10,000 (37:28.28) and 15th in the 5,000 (18:15.11) at the GNAC Championships ... ran season-bests of 4:52.29 in the 1,500, 18:12.64 in the 5,000, 37:28.28 in the 10,000 and 11:30.07 in the steeplechase.

BEFORE UAA: Attended Wasilla High School … member of Alaska state track champions in 2011 and runner-up in 2013 … ran PRs of 2:22.73 for 800m, 5:22.16 for 1600m, and 11:36.66 for 3200m … part of state champion 4x800m relay team as a freshman … as a senior placed 4th in the 1600m at the state track championships, plus 8th in the 800m, and 9th in the 3200m ... four-time Alaska state meet cross country qualifier, with a best finish of 16th as a senior … helped Wasilla to state cross country team titles in 2011 and 2012 … 5K cross country PR of 19:29 … cross country team MVP in 2014.

PERSONAL: Born May 13, 1997 … daughter of Kurt and Patricia Burroughs … father Kurt wrestled at Western State Colorado University ... has three siblings ... sister Mariah Burroughs ran at UAA and former high school teammate of Jessica Pahkala.

MAJOR: Nursing.


Position: Middle Distance
Year: Junior
Hometown: Wasilla, Alaska
High School: Wasilla HS
Experience: 1 Letter
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