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Gwenn Porter
Gwenn Porter

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Clearfield, Pa.

High School:
Clearfield

Event:
Distance

Experience:
SR


04/16/2013

Track and Field Well Recognized at SAAB Banquet

Women's cross country garners highest GPA award; Casciano recognized for "True Grit"

On the Course ... || 2012 Cross Country || Raced in two events, finishing 13th overall at the Lock Haven Dolan Duals. || 2011 Cross Country || Made three appearances as a sophomore, competing at the Lock Haven Dolan Duals, Harry Groves Spiked Shoe, and Penn State National. || 2010 Cross Country || Ran in three competitions, finishing 20th at the Lock Haven Dolan Duals.

On the Track ... || 2013 Outdoor || Ran a PR 4:44.84 for the 1500 at the Bison Outdoor Classic ... Finished eighth in the 1500 at both the Bucknell Team Challenge and Jim Thorpe Open. || 2013 Indoor || Won the 3000 at the Penn State Relays ... Ran a PR of 10:54.63 for 3K at the Penn State National. || 2012 Outdoor || Placed ninth in the 1500 at the Jim Thorpe Open ... Also competed in the 1500 at the Bucknell Team Challenge and Bison Outdoor Classic. || 2012 Indoor || Competed in four meets, placing 12th overall in the 3000 at the PSU National. || 2011 Seasons || Did not compete.

Before Penn State ... || High School || A three-time PIAA qualifier in outdoor track ... Ran a personal-best 5:13.58 for 1600-meters as a senior ... Won the District 9 title in the 1600 as a senior ... Also won District 1600 titles as a sophomore and a junior ... Qualified for the PIAA Cross Country Championships as a junior. || Personal || Daughter of Dan and Celeste Porter ... Birthday is September 29, 1992 ... Currently enrolled in the College of Health and Human Development.

Collegiate Personal Bests || Track and Field

Event Indoor Outdoor
1500m *** 4:44.84
Mile 5:22.29 ***
3000m 10:54.63 ***
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