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Gabrielle Cocco
Gabrielle Cocco

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Allentown Pa.

Last College:
Loyola-Md.

Event:
Distance

Experience:
SR


10/18/2013

Women's Squad Places Fourth at PSU National

Freshman Julie Kocjancic paces team with 18th-place finish

At the Big Ten Championships ... || 2013 Outdoor || Placed 25th in the 1500 meters. || 2013 Indoor || Finished 14th overall in the mile, clocking a PR 4:53.91 in the preliminary round.

On the Course ... || 2013 Cross Country || Started the 2013 season with a seventh-place finish at the Dolan Duals ... Finished 13th at the Harry Groves Spiked Shoe Invitational ... Took 251st at Lehigh's Paul Short Run ... Claimed 25th-place at the Penn State National || 2012 Cross Country || Highest finish was 27th overall at the Harry Groves Spiked Shoe Invitational ... Also competed at the Greater Louisville Classic and Adidas Wisconsin Invitational.

Around the Track ... || 2013 Outdoor || Ran 9:48.47 for the 3000 at Penn Relays ... Finished first in the 1500 at the Bucknell Team Challenge ... Clocked a PR 4:34.82 to finish 13th in the 1500 at the Bison Outdoor Classic ... Posted a 12th-place finish at the Crimson Tide Invitational. || 2013 Indoor || Finished second in the mile at the Penn State Relays, and sixth in the event at the Sykes and Sabock Challenge Cup ... Competed in the 3000 at the SPIRE D-I Invitational, finishing in 9:53.43.

Before Penn State ... || At Loyola || Comes to Penn State after competing at Loyola University Maryland. || 2012 Outdoor || An ECAC qualifier in the 3000 ... Scored at the MAAC Outdoor Championships in the 1500, 5000, and 4x800 ... Was a member of the winning 4x800 at the Hopkins/Loyola Invitational ... Ran a PR 9:49.03 in the 3K at Penn Relays. || 2012 Indoor || Scored a fifth-place finish in the mile at the MAAC Indoor Championships ... Was also on the Greyhound's second-place DMR. || 2011 Outdoor || Finished fourth in the 4x800 at the MAAC Championships. || High School || A state qualifier in the 800 as a senior at Allentown Central Catholic. || Personal || Daughter of Mike and Colette Cocco ... Birthday is October 8, 1991.

Collegiate Personal Bests || Track and Field

Event Indoor Outdoor
1500m *** 4:34.82
Mile 4:53.97 ***
3000m 9:53.43 9:48.47
5000m *** 18:05.48

2012 Meet-by-Meet Results

Date Event Distance Overall Team Scoring PSU Time
9/8 Harry Groves Spiked Shoe 6K 27th 9 1st 22:29
9/29 Greater Louisville 5K 167th 12 5th 18:27
10/12 Wisconsin Invite 6K 81st-B 12 8th 22:36
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