First Two Of Five Competitors
Johnson, Olson, Robinson, Thompson and Uke headed to NCAAs
Rice's Women Finish Eighth
Sharae Robinson & Marie Thompson Earn Points For Rice In Early Events
Robinson Wins Two Events At Sam Houston
2009 C-USA Indoor 12th, mile, 5:07.49
2009 C-USA Outdoor 10th, 1500m, 4:47.21
2009 C-USA Outdoor 17th, 5000m, 17:54.84
2010 C-USA Indoor 8th, 5000m, 17:04.11
2010 C-USA Outdoor 5th, 10,000m, 36:03.07
2010 C-USA Cross Country 22nd, 17:45
2010 NCAA South Central Regional 59th, 22:06.7
2011 C-USA Indoor 17th, mile, 5:10.10
2011 C-USA Indoor 11th, 3000m, 10:17.44
Mile - 5:02.02, 2010 UH All-Comers Meet
3000m - 10:06.65, 2011 Texas A&M Invitational
5000m - 17:04.11, 2010 C-USA Indoor
800m - 2:20.82, 2010 Victor Lopez Bayou Classic
1500m - 4:39.06, 2010 Rice Field & Track Meet
5000m - 17:09.67, 2010 C-USA Outdoor
10,000m - 35:25.10, 2010 Mt. SAC Relays
Cross Country: Placed fifth at the Rice Invitational (14:45)... 72nd at the Roy Griak Invitational (22:30)... Finished 6th at the HBU/Puma Invitational (14:16)... 106th at the Pre-National Invitational (21:53.0)... 22nd at C-USA Championship with a time of 17:45... Finished 59th at NCAA South Central Regional with a time of 22:06.7.
Indoor: Placed eighth in the 3000m (10:13.77) at the Houston Indoor Invitational... Placed eighth with a season-best time of 10:06.65 at the Texas A&M Challenge... Season best time in the mile (5:10.10) to place 17th at C-USA Indoor and 11th in 3000m (10:17.44).
Outdoor: Did not compete.
Cross Country: First at the Rice Invitational(14:05.6)... Placed fifth at Islander Splash (17:13.0) and was the second Owl across... First for Rice and 62nd overall at Notre Dame Invitational (17:40)... 102nd at Pre-National Invitational (22:05.9)... Placed 18th at Conference USA Championship (19:01.3)... 40th at NCAA South Central Regional (22:39.1).
Indoor: Ninth in mile (4:56.93) at Texas A&M Challenge... Eighth in 5000m at C-USA Indoor with a time of 17:04.11... Fourth in 3000m (9:48.26) at Houston Indoor Invitational and fourth in mile at Leonard Hilton Memorial (5:03.21)... Fourth at UH All-Comers mile (5:02.02).
Outdoor: Placed 14th in the 10,000m at the Mt. SAC Relays with a time of 35:25.10... 12th in 1500m (4:41.63) at Duckett/Rice Twilight... Third in 1500m (4:39.06) at Rice Field & Track Meet... Fifth in 10,000m (36:03.07) at C-USA Outdoor and ninth in 5000m (17:09.67).
Cross Country: Placed 44th at Texas A&M Invitational (18:57.09)... Finished 149th at Notre Dame Invitational (18:36)... Finished 30th at Conference USA Championship (18:34).
Indoor: Finished ninth in the mile (5:07.07) at Texas A&M Invitational and 17th in 3000m (10:23.19)... 11th in mile (5:14.40) at Leonard Hilton Memorial and seventh (5:10.67) at Houston Indoor Invitational... Finished 12th in mile (5:07.49) at C-USA Indoor.
Outdoor: Placed 10th in 1500m (4:48.53) at Victor Lopez Bayou Classic and 13th in 800m (2:20.82)... Sixth in 1500m (4:39.32) at Duckett/Rice Twilight... 17th at C-USA Outdoor 5000m with a time of 17:54.84 and 10th in 1500m (4:47.21).
2008 graduate of Downingtown East HS... Won a total of five medals at the Pennsylvania High School Championships between cross country, indoor and outdoor track for coaches George Reed and Pete Ramsay... Ran the anchor on Dowingtown East's state championship distance medley relay as a senior... Won a silver medal in the mile at the indoor meet in 2008... Won the Ches-Mont League title in the 1600m...Has personal bests of 2:17 in the 800m and 5:04 in the mile.
Full name: Marie Nicholson Thompson... Born: September 20, 1989 at Exton, Pa... Parents: Barbara and Mitchell Thompson (one brother, one sister)... College: McMurtry.