SMU student-athletes were honored at the annual awards banquet
Agnes Sjöström Led The Mustangs As She Finished In 155th Place
SMU Placed Second At The South Central Regional Meet To Advance
The Mustangs Advanced To The NCAA Championship Meet On Friday
The Mustangs Placed Second At The South Central Regional Meet
2013 (Sr.): Placed 241st at the NCAA Championship meet (6K) as she crossed the finish line in 22:40.8... Finished 33rd (21:36.5) 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 10th at The American Championship (6K) as she crossed the finish line in 21:03.8 to help SMU win the inaugural American Athletic Conference Championship and the Mustangs fifth conference title in six years... Finished 15th at the Baylor Twilight Classic (4K) in 14:23.7... Recorded her best finish of the season at the UTA Invitational (5K) where she placed 6th in a time of 18:15.1... Finished seventh at the North Texas Invite (5K) in 22:06.5... SMU earned team titles at both UTA and North Texas... Finished 87th of 198 total runners at the Notre Dame Invitational (5K) as she helped the Mustangs to an eighth place finish. HONORS: All-American Athletic Conference.
2011 (So.): Finished 81st at the NCAA South Central Regional Championships on 11/12 with a time of 23:14.8... Placed 44th at the C-USA Championships on 10/31 with a time of 18:55.7... Finished 138th out of 296 runners at the Chile Pepper Festival on 10/15 with a time of 23:14.2... Finished with a time of 20:03 at the Notre Dame Invitational on 9/30... Took 28th place with a time of 20:09 at the UTSA Classic on 9/16... Finished 24th (12:26) at the UT-Arlington 2-mile run on 9/10... Placed 19th at the North Texas Invitational 4k Run on 9/1 with a time of 16:23.
2010 (Fr.): Finished 17th at the UTA Season Opener with a time of 11:57.33... Placed 20th at the Baylor Beat Twilight Invitational in 15:57.3... Recorded times of 18:44.0 and 18:59.0 at the Notre Dame Invitational and Chile Pepper Festival, respectively.
Prior to SMU: Four-year lettter winner at Nolan Catholic... Holds the school record for 1600m (5:16) and 3200m (11:35)... Senior year earned multiple awards including first team all-district, first team all-state, team MVP, won the State Bronze Medal in 1600m and 3200m and school Female Athlete of the Year... Junior year she was named first team all-district, first team all-state, state runner up in cross country, Fort Worth Star Telegram Super Team and Team MVP... Member of the National Honor Society and earned Student Body Financial Chair, Physics Academic Excellence award, and Political Science Academic Excellence award during high school academic career... Also, played softball.
Personal: Applied physiology and sport management major... Favorite non-track athlete is snowboarder Shawn White... Parents are George and Kimberly... Has one sister.