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 Rose Tanui
Rose Tanui

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Burt Forest, Kenya

High School:
Kapkenda Girls

Last College:
TCU

Experience:
TR


11/21/2011

Tanui Finishes 35th At NCAA Championships To Earn All-America

Tanui captures 35th place at NCAA meet to earn second straight All-America honor

11/21/2011

Watch Rose Tanui at NCAA Championships LIVE at 11:58 AM

Live webcast of women's meet will begin at approximately 11:58 a.m. (CT) at www.NCAA.com

11/17/2011

Rose Tanui Qualifies for NCAA Cross Country Championships

Tanui qualified for second straight NCAA Championships after third-place finish at Mountain Regionals

11/13/2011

Rose Tanui takes third at Mountain Regional Championships

The Lady Raiders finished sixth in the 19-team field

11/11/2011

Texas Tech Heads to Utah for Mountain Regional Championships

Lady Raiders have placed second at Mountain Regionals in back-to-back seasons

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2010: All-American at the NCAA Championships placing fifth in a time of 20:18.6 ... highest finish by a Lady Raider since 2008 ... finished in the top five in every race of the season ... won four races during the season including the Big 12 Championship ... help lead the Lady Raiders to its third-straight Big 12 Championship ... won the Ruidoso Open, Texas Tech Open, Virginia Invitational as well.

TCU
Won the Mountain West Indoor 5000M and Mountain West Outdoor 5000M and 10,000M.

CENTRAL ARIZONA COLLEGE
Tanui comes to TCU from Central Arizona College where she claimed the Junior College National Championship in cross country in 2008 before earning runner-up honors this past fall to lead the Vaqueras to the NJCAA Cross Country National Championship ... Tanui, who hails from Burt Forest, Kenya, also claimed national championship accolades in the 5,000 and 10,000 meters at Central Arizona in 2009 ... She has posted personal-best times of 16:54.04 in the 5,000 and 34:34.61 in the 10,000.

HIGH SCHOOL
Graduated from Kapkenda Girls High ... provisional level in both track and cross country.

PERSONAL
Born Rose Tanui on December 22, 1988 ... daughter of Jonathan and Salina Tanui ... majoring in general business.

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