Seymour named Track Athlete of the Championships; Alford-Sullivan Grabs Women's Coach of the Year
Nittany Lions in fourth place heading into highly-competitive day two on Saturday
Penn State's next action will come at the Big Ten Indoor Championships on Feb. 28 and March 1
Loxsom named Most Outstanding Athlete for Relay Events
Women's Track and Field brings home team title at Team Challenge
On the National Stage ... || 2013 Outdoor || Picked up her second-straight USTFCCCA Second Team All-America finish, anchoring the Nittany Lions' 14th-place 4x400 at the NCAA Outdoor Championships ... Helped the Nittany Lions to a finishing time of 3:34.98 at the NCAA Eastern Preliminary - the third-fastest time of the qualifying round. || 2012 Outdoor ||Had an outstanding showing at the USATF Junior Championships, placing 10th overall with a season-best 54.07 ... Earned All-America Second Team honors as a member of the Lions' 13th-place 4x400 at the NCAA Outdoor Championships ... Anchored the team to a season-best 3:33.03 at NCAAs.
At the Big Ten Championships ... || 2013 Outdoor || Made a trip to the medal stand as a member of the Nittany Lions' third-place 4x400 ... Scored a fourth-place finish individually in the 400, and ran on the Lions' fifth-place 4x100. || 2013 Indoor || Placed fourth in the 400, running 54.16 in the final ... Ran the 400 leg on the Lions' fifth-place DMR. || 2012 Outdoor || Scored as a member of the second-place 4x400 (3:33.20) and sixth-place 4x100 ... Just missed the final in the 400, finishing 10th overall. || 2012 Indoor ||Ran on the Lions' silver-medal 4x400 in her first conference appearance ... Finished 11th individually in the 400.
Around the Track ... || 2013 Outdoor || Won the 200 at the Jim Thorpe Open and ran on the winning 4x100 ... Anchored the Nittany Lions' season-best 4x400, which ran 3:33.47 to finish fourth in the elite "Championship of America" section at Penn Relays ... Won the 400 at the Bucknell Team Challenge. || 2013 Indoor || Finished third in the 400 at the Penn State National, and was a member of the second-place 4x400 at the same competition ... Was a member of the winning 4x400 at the Sykes & Sabock Challenge Cup ... Ran a season-best 53.87 to finish second in the 400 at the SPIRE D-I Invitational. || 2012 Outdoor || Ran on the winning 4x400 at the Auburn War Eagle Invitational ... Placed third in the 200 and the 400 at the Bison Outdoor Classic ... Finished 13th in the 400 against top competition at the LSU Invitational ... Placed third in the 200 at the Jim Thorpe Open ... Ran a collegiate PR 24.37 for the 200 at the Jim Click Shootout. || 2012 Indoor ||Was a member of winning 4x400s at the Penn State Relays and Sykes & Sabock Challenge Cup ... Placed fourth in the 200 at the Penn State Relays, and fourth in the 400 at the Nittany Lion Challenge and Sykes & Sabock Challenge Cup ... Ran a leg of the Lion's season-best 4x400 at the Alex Wilson Last Chance (3:35.43).
Before Penn State ... || High School || A consistent fixture at the top of the heap at the state and national levels, having 13 Michigan state titles to her credit, as well as numerous national accolades ... Boasts personal bests of 12.23 (100-meters), 24.34 (200-meters), and 53.93 (400-meters) ... Placed second in the 400 at New Balance Indoor Nationals this winter, to follow up a bronze-medal effort in the event at New Balance Outdoor Nationals in 2010 ... Can also hold her own in the jumps with PRs of 19-8 in the long jump, and 39-1 in the triple jump and has also run 1:03.10 in the 400-meter hurdles ... Also excelled at the international level, representing the U.S. at the 2010 Caribbean Scholastic Invitational, where she scored gold-medal finishes in the 400, 400 hurdles, and 4x400-meter relay. || Personal || Born August 15, 1993 ... Parents are Tina and Chinney ... Majoring Communications ... Was a Big Ten All-Academic honoree.
Collegiate Personal Bests || Track and Field