Cross Country Bio

Brittany Beeler
Senior ('17)
Spring Lake, MI
Spring Lake High School
Majors: Biology, Spanish
Minor: Chemistry

As a senior (2016): Top finisher for the team in every race... ran a personal record time for a 5k race with an 18:39.5 at the Bethel Invitational... that time was also the second-fastest 5k in program history... followed that race with a 6k personal record of 22:09.3 at the Oberlin Inter-Regional Rumble... claimed 15th at the NCAA Regional with a time of 22:14.9 to earn All-Region honors for the third time... finished fourth overall at the MIAA Championship race (22:36.7) and became the first Belle to earn three All-MIAA honors with second consecutive First Team recognition... team captain

As a junior (2015): Top finisher for the team in every scored race of the season... ran a 5k personal record 19:03.4 at the Calvin Invitational.. that time is also the fifth-fastest 5k in program history... posted a season-best 22:36.7 6k time at the NCAA Regional to finish 16th and earn second consecutive All-Region honor... placed sixth overall at the MIAA Championship race with a 22:40.5... earned First Team All-MIAA recognition... team captain

As a sophomore (2014): Top finisher for the team in five of six individual races... set a 6k PR at the Benedictine Invitational (22:44.49) before cutting her time again at the NCAA Regional (22:29.3)... placed 24th in that same NCAA Regional to earn All-Region accolades... time of 22:29.3 is the fourth-fastest 6k time in program history... MIAA Runner of the Week (Week #4)... Second Team All-MIAA

As a freshman (2013): Was the second finisher on the team in each race of the season... turned in a season-best 5k time of 19:05.3 at the Calvin Invitational... had nearly identical 6k race times in the final two events of the season at the MIAA Championship (23:08) and NCAA Regional (23:08.2) races

Academic High School Honors: Honor Roll, AP Scholar Award, Senior Scholarship (Top 10%)

Athletic High School Honors: All-Conference Cross Country and Track and Field, All-State Cross Country, All-Area Track and Field

Other High School Activites: Cleaned nursing home, Volunteer at local Vacation Bible School, raked leaves for Senior Citizens, Volunteer at Gleaner's Food Trucks