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2011-2012 Women's Track Roster

Alissa Ruggle

Class: JR
Position: Distance
Height: 5-2
Previous School: Riley County HS
Hometown: Manhattan, Kan.

Came in sixth with the DMR in a time of 12:40.56 and 12th in the mile run in 5:32.36 at the Sun Belt Indoor Championships ... Ran a season-best time of 10:38.02 in the 3,000 meters at the MT Valentine Invitational in a 10th-place effort ... Came in season with the DMR team at the Ed Temple Classic in a time of 12:38.55 ... Finished seventh in a season-best time of 2:28.04 in the 800 meters at the Blue Raider Invitational.

Outdoor: Finished 18th in the 800 meters in 2:31.05 and 21st in the 5,000 meters in 19:07.96 at the Sun Belt Outdoor Championships ... Ran season-bests in the 800 and 1,500 meters at the Boston-Moon Classic with respective times of 2:27.32 and 4:57.87 ... Clocked a time of 19:10.27 in the 5,000 meters for 20th overall at the Vanderbilt Invitational.

Finished 10th at the UTC Frontrunner Invitational (2M) in a time of 12:30 ... Came in 17th in 13:00 at the UTC Opener (2M) ... Placed 42nd at the Sun Belt Championships (5K) in a time of 22:51.37 ... Came in 56th at the Belmont Opener (4K) in a time of 16:36.71.

Indoor: Silver medal winner in the DMR in a school record time of 12:12.59 at the 2010 Sun Belt Championships; also placed 12th in the mile run in a time of 5:17.63 at the championships ... Placed second in the 800 meters in a time 2:30.02 at the MT Christmas Invitational ... Finished in second in the 800 meters in 2:22.66 at the Blue Raider Invitational ... Came in sixth in the 3,000 meters in 10:43.97 at the Rod McCravy Memorial.

Outdoor: Placed 14th overall in 1,500 meters in 4:55.29 at the Sun Belt Championships ... Set a Middle Tennessee record of 19:01.81 with the 4x1,500 meter relay team at the Sea-Rays Relays ... Ran a personal best time if 4:50.19 in the 1,500 meters at the Vanderbilt Invitational.

High School: Two time cross country letter winner and two time track letter winner under coach Garry Sigle...All-state and academic all state cross country as a senior...State champion 4x800 meter champion as a junior and state champion 1600 meter as a senior.

Personal: Alissa Ruggle...Daughter of Kevin and Kristi Ruggle...Born December 16, 1990...Majoring in pre-med.