|High School:||Menomonee Falls|
AS A SENIOR (2019)
HONORS: All-SSC Second Team… competed in all five races… placed 13th at the SSC Championships on Oct. 26 (6K - 23:38.9)... finished 31st at the NCAA South Regional Championships on Nov. 9 (6K - 23:20.8)... came in 42nd at the UF Mountain Dew Invite on Sept. 14 (5K - 19:28.8)... placed 76th at the Roy Griak Invitational on Sept. 28 (6K - 24:26.4).
AS A JUNIOR (2018)
HONORS: USTFCCCA All-Academic, SSC Commissioner's Honor Roll, D2 ADA Academic Achievement Award... ran in five events for the Moccasins... ran a season-best 19:44.19 at the Walt Disney Classic (10/6)... finished 21st at the SSC Championships... finished 40th at the NCAA South Regional (11/17).
AS A SOPHOMORE (2017)
HONORS: SSC Commissioner's Honor Roll, Team MVP, Team Captain ... Was the Moccasins top finisher in all five meets ... placed 16th at the Holloway Park Preseason Festival (3K) on 9/2 with a time of 11:29.1 ... was 19th out of 146 runners at the Trevecca D2 Showcase (5K) on 9/23 with a 19:33.7 time ... came in 40th out of 190 runners at the Florida State Invitational (5K) with a personal best time of 19:25.0 ... finished 15th at the Sunshine State Conference Championships (6K) on 10/21 with a 24:05.69 time ... was 37th out of 116 runners at the NCAA South Regional Championships (6K) on 11/4 with a 23:39.26 time.
AS A RED-SHIRT FRESHMAN (2016)
HONORS: USTFCCCA All-Academic Team, D2 Academic Achievement Award, SSC Commissioner's Honor Roll ... participated in six of the Moccasins seven meets ... was the second Moccasin to cross the finish line in four meets and third in two others ... turned in a personal-best 5K time of 19:38.47 at Chili Pepper Invitational (10/01) - third fastest 5K time for any Moccasin in 2016 ... ran a 20:19.99 at Florida Tech Invitational (9/10) ... posted a 20:47.20 at Moccasin Invitational to finish fifth overall (9/17) ... ran a personal-best 6K time of 22:45.15 at SSC Championship to finish 18th (10/22) - the second-fastest 6K time of any Florida Southern runner in 2016 ... recorded a 24:29.90 at NCAA South Region Championship to finish 47th (11/05) ... turned in a 26:46.12 at SLU Pre-National Meet to finish 25th (10/08).
AS A FRESHMAN (2015)
2015 graduate of Menomonee High School in Menomonee, Wisc. ... was a four-year letter winner in both cross country and soccer at MHS ... as a senior, was a member of the school's state runner-up team that also won both a regional and sectional championship ... missed her entire junior year with an injury ... helped the soccer team to both a conference and regional championship as a sophomore ... earned Second-Team All-Conference honors in cross country as a freshman and was a member of the school's regional championship soccer team ... in the classroom, was a National Academic Award winner for soccer as a freshman and was a national qualifier in the Future Business Leaders of America.
Daughter of Dennis and Ruth Nelson ... has a brother, David ... played club soccer for FC Milwaukee from 2010-12 and for Sports Club Soccer from 2013-15 ... member of Zeta Tau Alpha ... lived in China for two years ... HR/Finance Intern at Tuthill Pump Group ... has played the flute for 12 years ... would like to get her master's degree ... 2018-19 team representative on the Florida Southern Student-Athlete Advisory Committee.