2015 CROSS COUNTRY Earned first team Academic All-Big 12 honors ... ran in every meet the Red Raiders competed in this season ... opened the year with an 11th-place finish at the Texas Tech Open behind a time of 18:47.00 in the three-mile ... finished ninth at the ACU Classic 5K to a time of 19:24.43 ... her best 5K of the season clocked in at 18:07.44 at the Chile Pepper Festival ... she paced to her top 6K mark at the Bronco Invitational, clocking in at 21:57.7 ... represented Texas Tech at the NCAA Mountain Regional 6K, finishing with a time 24:07.44.
2015 OUTDOOR Named to the Academic All-Big 12 First Team ... ran in seven meets for Texas Tech during the outdoor campaign ... recorded six top 10 performances ... racked up a third-place mark at the Michael Johnson Classic in the 800-meter dash at 2:12.98 ... would set a new PR in the event two weeks later at the Red Raider Open, clocking in at 2:12.13 en route to a second-place finish.
2015 INDOOR Competed in five meets for the Red Raiders during the indoor season in the 800 meters and the mile events ... finished with four top 10 finishes, including a fifth-place mark in the 800-meter dash at 2:15.23 at the Red Raider Open ... her best time of her career in the event came in the prelims of the Big 12 Championships at 2:13.47 ... that time was the fastest by a Red Raider in the 800 meters this season ... earned All-Big 12 performer accolades after finishing eighth at 2:18.68 in the finals.
2014 CROSS COUNTRY The best of her seven performances came at the Red Raider open, where she ran the 5,000-meter course in 22:19.00, which earned her 24th place ... Finished 82nd at the Big 12 Championships (23:22.2), and 125th at the Mountain Region Championships (24:43.99), both 6,000-meter races.
2014 OUTDOOR Ran the 800 meters at five meets ... Placed seventh at the Texas Tech open with a time of 2:18.49 ... Her best time of the season was 2:18.42, good enough for 12th place at the UTSA Invitational.
2014 INDOOR Picked up two top-five 800-meter finishes--third place at the TTU Open (2:20.65), and the Masked Rider Open (2:22.02) ... Placed 15th at the Big 12 Championships in the 1,000 meters, with a time of 2:57.60.
UT-TYLER Competed in the 800-meter run..recorded a personal-best time of 2:18.
LONGVIEW HIGH SCHOOL Competed in the 800-meter run and 1,600-meter run...recorded a personal-best time of 2:29 in the 800-meter run...recorded a personal-best time of 6:01 in the 1,600-meter run...also competed in soccer...honor roll student...graduated in the top four percent of her class.
PERSONAL Daughter of Kevin and Linda McQuaid...has five siblings...plans to major in exercise and sports sciences at Texas Tech.