Hunter Hayes Blazes to 8k Win
9-7-12 Cross Country Auburn Invite
4K: 16:05.6 (2011 Auburn Invitational, 31st place)
5K: 19:04 (2011 Notre Dame Invitational, 172nd place)
6K: 23:31.83 (2011 SEC Championship, 87th place)
Best XC Finish: 27th place, 2011 FSU Invitational (19:24.17)
2011 (Freshman): Posted a mark of 16:05.6 at the Auburn Invitational finishing 31st... Finished 27th at the FSU Invitational with a time of 19:24.17.
Prior to Auburn: Attended Middle Park High School in Granby, Colo. ... Was an honor student and member of the National Honor Society ... Ran track and cross country under Head Coach Christine DuBois-Miller ... Participated in the 100m, 200m, 400m, 800m, 1600m, 4x100m, 4x400m and 4x800m ... Team Regional Champions in 2009 and 2010, Team League Champions in 2010 and 2011 and Team Regional Cross Country Champions in 2009 and 2010 ... Individual state champion in the 200m, 400m and 800m as a freshman, the 400m and 800m as a sophomore, the 400m as a junior and in cross country, the 400m, 800m and 1600m as a senior ... Named first-team all-state, all-district, all-area, all-region and all-metro as a sophomore, junior and senior ... Named All-Colorado in 2008 and received all-state academic honors ... Holds school records in the 200m, 400m, 800m and 1600m ... Holds state record in the 400m ... Also participated in Nordic skiing as a junior and senior under Head Coach Dave Zink ... Classic and Skate State Champion ... Named all-state, all-Colorado and all-state academic team.
Personal: Full name is Samantha Rae Berggren ... Born Oct. 25, 1992, in Denver, Colo. ... Daughter of Jim and Sarah Berggren ... Has one brother, Hans (20).