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2007-2008 Women's Track Roster


Catherine Chester

Class: SR
Position: Distance
Height: 5-4
Previous School: Northwest HS
Hometown: Woodlawn, Tenn.

2007-08
XC:
Finished in Top 50 at two events, placing 50th at UTC Powerade Invitational in 13:38 (2 miles) and 17th at FrontRunner Invitational in 12:59 (2 miles) ... Best 5K time came at Louisville Classic in 21:32.52 and also ran 4K at Belmont Opener in 18:07.99. Indoor Placed 16th in 3000-meters in 11:55.20 at MT Christmas Invitational. Outdoor: Did not participate.

2006-07
XC:
Finished 37th in 14:17 over two miles at UTC Opener and 43rd in 21:59.10 over 5K at WKU Old Timers Classic ... Came in 47th in 13:37 over two miles at FrontRunner Invitational ... Placed 67th in 21:38.82 over 5K at Sun Belt Championships.
Indoor: Finished 16th in 3000-meters in 12:40.84 at MT Christmas Invitational ... Posted personal-best in 3000 in time of 12:12.01 at Kentucky Invitational ... Placed 15th in 3000 in 12:28.73 at Blue Raider Invitational ... Set another PR in 3000, finishing 11th in 11:48.22 at MT Valentine Invitational ... Placed 20th in 3000 in 11:58.86 at Sun Belt Championships.
Outdoor: Placed 31st in 5000-meters in personal-best 21:13.80 at Alabama Relays ... Posted PR in 1500-meters in 5:28.96 at Yellowjacket Invitational ... Set PR again in 5000 in 20:09.55 at Tiger Track Classic, finishing 11th ... Registered a PR in 3000-meters in 11:47.77 at Boston Moon Classic ... Finished 18th in 3000 in PR pf 11:33.78 at Stan Lyons Invitational ... Placed 30th in 5000 at Sun Belt Championships in 21:20.62.

2005-06
XC:
Finished 83rd in 19:47.61 on 4K course at Belmont Opener ... Posted times of 23:46.50 (47th) at WKU Old Timers Classic and 24:15 (21st) at Arkansas State Invitational, both on 5K courses ... Finished 37th in 14:18 on two-mile course at UTC Invitational.
Indoor: Placed 11th in 3000-meters in 12:55.20 at MT Christmas Invitational and 40th in 6:24.17 in mile run at Kentucky Invitational before being injured in an automobile accident on January 17 and not returning for the rest of the indoor and outdoor seasons.

2004-05
XC:
Came in 49th in 24:37.10 at WKU Old Timers Classic and 84th in 24:52.85 at Cardinal Classic, both on 5K courses ... Finished 48th in 15:07 on two-mile course at UTC Invitational ... Placed 62nd in 24:27.9 on 5K course at Sun Belt Championships.
Indoor: Finished ninth in mile in 6:43.90 at MT Christmas Invitational.

High School: Participated in varsity track and cross country and intramural soccer at Northwest HS ... Earned two silver and two gold Academic Excellence Awards as well as a Distinguished Honors Diploma ... Also member of School of Nashville Ballet Youth Ensemble.

Personal: Catherine Marie Chester ... Daughter of Don and Diane Chester ... Born June 20, 1986 ... Majoring in Psychology.