Sjöström Named Academic All-American
Sophomore Improves Over 50 Spots From Last Year
Sophomore Heads To Terre Haute, Indiana, For National Race
Archer, Sjöström, Souza Garner All-Conference Honors
Sophomore Placed Second At Notre Dame Invitational
2014 (So.): Finished 101st at the NCAA Championship (6K) with a time of 21:23.3...Placed third at the NCAA South Central Regional (6K) with a personal best time of 20:11.0...Finished fourth at the American Athletic Conference Championship (6K), earning all-conference honors with a time of 20:48...Set a new personal 6K record and finished 31st at the Wisconsin Invitational with a time of 20:29...Runner-up at the Notre Dame Invitational (5K) with a time of 16:17.7... Her time of 16:17.7 is a personal record and the second-fastest 5K time in SMU history...Crossed the finish line sixth, and first for SMU, at the UNT Invitational (5K) with a time of 18:00.5...Won the UT Arlington Invitational (5K) with a time of 17:12.2...Finished sixth at the Bear Twilight Invitational (4K) with a time of 14:10.4...HONORS: All-AAC, All-Region, AAC Athlete of the Week (10/7).
2013 (Fr.): Placed 155th and paced the Mustangs at the NCAA Championship meet (6K) as she crossed the finish line in 21:41.0...Finished 21st (21:10.4) at the South Central Region Championship (6K) as she helped SMU to a second place finish advancing the Mustangs to the NCAA Championship meet for the first time since 2009... Placed fourth at The American Championship (6K) as she crossed the finish line in 20:33.7 to help SMU win the inaugural American Athletic Conference Championship and the Mustangs fifth conference title in six years... Finished 3rd of 89 total runners in the first collegiate race of her career at the Baylor Invitational (4K) in 13:49.6... Placed 5th at the North Texas Invitational in 18:16.6... Finished 87th of 198 total runners at the Notre Dame Invitational (5K) as she helped the Mustangs to an eighth place finish... Finished 145th of 340 total runners at the ISU Pre-National Invitational... HONORS: All-American Athletic Conference, American Athletic Conference Athlete of the Week (8/31), All-Region.
Prior to SMU: Was named Ollvigymnasiet's top cross country runner... Lettered three years in cross country... Competed for 1K Westmannia in club, earning top runner honors in 2008 and 2009 and best performance recognition in 2010 and 2012... Competed in the Nordic Championships in 2012 and the 2013 European Championships in Budapest, Hungary.
Personal: Parents are Patric and Anna... Has two sisters.
6K ......................... 20:11.0
5K ......................... 16:17.7
4K ......................... 13:49.6