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  Brandi Armstrong
Brandi Armstrong

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Melfort, Saskatchewan

High School:
Melfort Unit and Comprehensive

Height:
5-11

Event:
middle distance

Experience:
3L


Armstrong in Major Meets:
2006 C-USA Indoor 7th-mile
2005 WAC Indoor 9th-mile
2005 WAC XC 28th
2003 WAC 6th-800
2003 WAC 6th-1500

Personal Bests:
2:13.14i (2003) 800
4:43.06 (2003) 1500

JUNIOR (2005-06)
Outdoor: Red-shirted outdoor season.
Indoor: Seventh in mile at C-USA championships... Ran best of 5:02.61 at Seattle Feb. 11... Also turned in a 2:20.89 for 800 on Feb. 4 at Houston.
Cross Country: Finished 28th at C-USA meet (team's 7th runner) as Rice won league title.

SOPHOMORE (2004-05)
Outdoor: Had outdoor season best of 4:44.01 in 1500, but DNF in WAC 1500. Also ran on 4x800 relay for Owls.
Indoor: After spending 2003-04 as a redshirt in track and field, returned to competition in 2004-05... Finished 9th in WAC indoor meet in mile in 5:08.22.
Cross Country (2004): Best individual finish was 13th at Rice Invitational.
Cross Country (2003): Finished 21st as team's third runner at WAC meet to help Owls to third in team standings... Also competed in NCAA regional meet, finishing 57th as team's sixth runner (Rice placed sixth)... Best individual finish was fifth in Corpus Christi.

FRESHMAN (2002-03)
Outdoor: Ran season-bests of 2:14.81 for 800 at the Houston Invitational and 4:43.06 for 1500 at Texas A&M... Finished sixth at the WAC meet in El Paso... Also finished sixth in the WAC 1500... Ran 2:11 split at the Drake Relays on 4x800 runner-up team that set Rice record of 8:42.32.
Indoor: Posted a best of 2:13.14 for 800 at Iowa State... Finished third in the 800 at the Houston Indoor Opener early in the season.

PREP/PERSONAL
2002 graduate of Melfort and Unit Comprehensive Collegiate in Melfort, Saskatchewan... Four-year starter for coach Todd Johnston and the Comets... 2002 provincial champion in 800 and 1,500... 2001 provincial champion in 400 and 800... Won 3,000 in 2001... Finished second in the heptathlon at the Canada vs. Netherlands dual meet as a member of the Canadian team... Holds numerous provincial records... Also played basketball for three years, serving as captain in 2002... Three-year member of the Prairie Best all-star team... Squad finished third at provincials in 2002... Competed in volleyball for three years, finishing fifth at the 2001 provincials... Member of the school's honor roll.
Personal - Full Name: Brandi Armstrong... Born: April 10, 1984, at Melfort, Saskatchewan... Parents: Wayne and Betty Armstrong, Saskatchewan (one brother and two sisters)... College: Martel.

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