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Rebecca Nylen
Rebecca Nylen

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Auburn, Ala.

High School:
Beauregard

Event:
Distance/XC

2014 Outdoor:
Competed in three meets in the 800m ... Raced to a 13th place finish at the Yellow Jacket Invite with a time of 2:22.71 ... Posted a 13th place finish at the Tiger Track Classic with a time of 2:16.37.

2014 Indoor:
Competed in two meets in the 800m ... Recorded an 11th place finish at the Vanderbilt Invitational with a time of 2:15.76 ... Posted a sixth place finish at the Husker Invitational with a time of 2:16.43.

2013 Cross Country:
Participated in three meets ... Competed at the Georgia State Invite in the 4k with a time of 16:27.59.

2013 Outdoor:
Competed in five meets participating in the 800 meters ... Recorded a personal best time of 2:19.20 at the War Eagle Invitational.

2013 Indoor:
Competed in two meets participating in the 800 meters ... Achieved a personal best time of 2:27.07 at the Auburn Invite.

2012 Cross Country:
Competed in three meets participating in the 4k, 5k and 6k distance events ... Posted a season-best finish of 15th place in the Troy Invite 5k with a time of 24:27.94.

High School:
Was named All-State at Beauregard ... Also played competitive tennis for seven years and was ranked first in the state for two years.

Personal:
Born on July 7, 1994 ... Daughter of Peter and Jennifer Nylen ... Father played collegiate tennis ... Has two siblings, James (25) and Japhet (21) ... Majoring in civil engineering.

Nylen's Personal Records
Event Mark Meet
4K 16:27.59 2013 Georgia State Invitational
5K 21:02.22 2013 Crimson Classic
6K 26:07.23 2012 Azalea City Classic
800m Indoor 2:11.02 2014 Husker Invitational
800m Outdoor 2:10.61 2014 Tiger Track Classic