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  Callie Wells
Callie Wells

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
The Woodlands

High School:
The Woodlands HS

Last College:
Univ. of Texas

Height:
5-6

Event:
distance

Experience:
3L


Honors 2007 C-USA Track & Field Student Athlete

2006 C-USA Track & Field Student Athlete
2006 NCAA National Qualifier 1500m
2006 NCAA Indoor National Qualifier Mile
2006 C-USA Indoor MVP
2006 C-USA Champion, 1500m
2006 C-USA Indoor Champion-mile
2006 C-USA Indoor Champion 3000m
2005 All-C-USA Cross Country First Team

At Major Meets:
2008 NCAA Midwest Regional 8th, 1500m (4:24.39)
2008 C-USA Outdoor 2nd, 1500m (4:34.38)
2008 C-USA Outdoor 2nd, 5000m (17:13.79)

2006 C-USA Outdoor 1st, 1500m
2006 C-USA Outdoor 5th, 5000m
2006 C-USA Indoor 1st, Mile
2006 C-USA Indoor 1st, 3000m
2005 C-USA Cross Country 3rd

2005 WAC 2nd, 1500m
2005 WAC 8th, 5000m
2005 WAC Indoor 5th, Mile
2005 WAC Indoor 7th, 3000m

Personal Bests:
1500m- 4:22.36 (2006)
Mile- 4:43.06 (2006)
3000m- 9:25.24i (2006)
5000m- 16:57.54 (2006)

2008-09
Indoor:
Returns to compete in one final outdoor season for the Owls.

2007-08
Outdoor:
Placed second in the 1500m (4:34.38) and third in the 5000m (17.13.79) at the C-USA Outdoor Championships. Qualified for the NCAA Regional in the 1500m and finished eighth (4:24.39).
Indoor: Redshirted.
Cross Country 2007 All-NCAA South Central Regional and C-USA second-team member... Scored for the Owls in four meets including the conference and regional championships... Member of Rice's 2005 at-large qualifying team.

2006-07
Outdoor: Did not participate during the outdoor season.
Indoor: Earned points for the Owls at the C-USA meet with a 4th place finish in the 3000... Recorded Rice's fastest mile of the season with a time of 4:48.67 at the Washington Invitational in February... Recorded a season best of 9:58.07 in the 3k.
Cross Country: Runner-up behind teammate Marissa Daniels at the Islander Splash in Corpus Christi, helping lead Rice past Texas... 3rd at the Rice Invitational and 22nd at the C-USA meet.

2005-06
Outdoor: NCAA national qualifier in 1500, clocked PR 4:22.36 in prelims, just missing the final... Won 1500 at C-USA meet in 4:34.51 at El Paso, and was fifth in the 5,000... Ran lifetime-best 16:57.54 for 5,000 at Bayou Classic.
Indoor: Superb indoor season, earning C-USA meet MVP honors after winning mile and 3,000... NCAA qualifier in the mile, placed 14th in the prelims but didn't advance to final... Personal-bests of 4:43.06 for mile and 9:25.24 for 3,000 set at Notre Dame and Seattle.
Cross Country: Helped Owls to C-USA title with a third-place individual finish in Orlando, clocking 17:15 for 5k... 107th at NCAA national championships as Owls qualified as a team for the first time since 1993... Placed 16th at NCAA regional meet... Third at Rice Invitational... Finished 58th at Pre-Nationals.

2004-05
Outdoor: After transfer from Texas, helped Owls to runner-up team finish at WAC meet with runner-up honors in 1500 after running 4:26.73... Also placed eighth in 5,000 with 17:48.18... NCAA regional qualifier in 1500 (ran 4:29.03 for seventh)... Also competed in U.S. junior championships and ran 4:27.37 to place fifth in Carson, Calif.
Indoor: Anchored distance medley relay team to third at WAC meet and placed fifth in mile (4:54.08) and seventh in the 3,000 (10:05.74) to help Owls to runner-up finish... Top times included 9:48.94 in 3,000 at Iowa State.
Cross Country at Texas: Ran for Texas and posted top-five finishes at Texas-San Antonio and Texas Lutheran... Finished among the top three for Texas four times.

PREP/PERSONAL
2004 graduate of The Woodlands High School... Won eight letters in cross country and track for coach Noel Hansen and the Highlanders... Qualified for the state meet in the 3,200 in 2003 and cross country in 2000... Three-time district champ in both the 1,600 and the 3,200... Earned all-district cross country honors in 2000, 2002 and 2003, leading the Highlanders to the district crown as a senior... Named to the all-Houston first team in 2000 and 2004... Earned all-regional track honors in 2003... Member of the National Honor Society.
Personal - Full Name: Callie Wren Wells. Born: May 14, 1986, Roseburg, Ore. Parents: Jeff and Gayle Wells of The Woodlands (one sister, one brother). Father was a three-time all-America in track for Rice and still holds the Owls' record in the 10,000.

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