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2007 Women's Cross Country Roster


Zamzam Sangau

Class: SO
Height: 5-6
Previous School: Kyambog Univ.
Hometown: Kampala, Uganda

2007 XC: Finished in Top 20 in all seven events, earning All-Sun Belt honors as well as All-South Region accolades ... Placed 12th at Belmont Opener in 15:01.35 (4K) and fourth at UTC Powerade Invitational in 11:23 (2 miles) ... Finished 13th at Old Timers Classic in 18:17.31 (5K) and 14th Louisville Classic in 17:50.13 (5K) ... Won the FrontRunner Invitational in 11:01 (2 miles) ... Finished third at SBC Championships in 18:01.50 (5K) and came in 19th at NCAA South Regional in 21:26.55 (6K).

2006-07
Indoor:
Finished 10th in mile run in 5:25.14 at MT Christmas Invitational ... Placed 26th in mile in 5:17.88 and 20th in 800-meters in 2:24.79 at Kentucky Invitational ... Came in eighth in mile in 5:25.83 and eighth in 600-meters in 1:43.35 at Carle-Health Alliance Invitational ... Placed 10th in mile in personal-best 5:13.75 at Indiana Relays and second in 3000-meters in personal-best 10:26.92 at MT Valentine Invitational ... Finished fourth in mile in PR of 5:13.16, fifth in 3000 in school-record 10:20.49 and sixth in 5000-meters in 19:01.20 at Sun Belt Championships. Outdoor: Placed fourth in personal-best 2:13.88 in 800-meters, 11th in PR of 4:50.05 in 1500-meters and member of second-place distance medley relay (12:15.62) at Alabama Relays ... Set school-record in 5000-meters in 17:50.43 at Yellowjacket Invitational ... Finished 12th in PR of 4:39.41 in 1500 at Tiger Track Classic and 32nd in 4:40.73 in 1500 at Sea Ray Relays ... Placed sixth in personal-best 2:12.03 in 800 and broke school-record again in 5000, coming in third in 17:21.42 at Vanderbilt Invitational ... Won 1500 in personal-best 4:38.74 and 5000 in 17:39.43 at Stan Lyons Invitational ... Won 1500 in PR of 4:36.73, placed third in 800 in 2:16.46 and third in 5000 in 18:07.54 at SBC Championships.

Before Middle Tennessee: Attended Kyambogo University for one year ... Participated in track, cross country, and volleyball ... Named Outstanding Sports Women in all three sports at Kibuli Primary Teachers School ... Best times include 4:45 in 1500-meters.

Personal: Zamzam Sangau ... Daughter of Sangau and Marian Abdul ... Born April 8, 1987 ... Brother, Rajab Sangau, plays volleyball, handball, and basketball, and brother, Ahmed Sangau, plays cricket and runs track ... Majoring in Liberal Studies.