Caitlin Thomas

Caitlin Thomas

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Cardington, Ohio

High School:
Cardington-Lincoln

Height:
5-2

Birthdate:
09/14/1988


2010-11: Saw action in all seven events for the Musketeers as a senior ... Had three top-15 finishes ... Highest finish came at the Queen City Invitational where she posted a season-best 18:41 for eighth place ... Ran a 22:48 6K at the Princeton Invitational where she earned an 11th place finish ... Came in 63rd at the Atlantic 10 Championships off a 19:02 time ... Placed 125th at the NCAA Great Lakes Regional

2009-10: Competed in all seven of XU's events in the fall ... Was one of the most consistent runners on the women's side ...Holds the two fastest 5K times of the season, both 18:55, from the Notre Dame Invitational and the Mike Hodges Invitational ...Ran a 15:30 4K at the Big River Early Run ...Finished in the top 25 in four meets and in the top 5 in three

2008-09: Ran in all seven of Xavier's fall events as a sophomore and was consistently one of the top finishers for the Muskies ...Ran a season-best and career-best 5K at the Notre Dame Invitational where she finished with a time of 18:45 ...Came in the top 10 at the Queen City Invitational and the Hawai'i Pacific Invitational ...Finished in the top 20 runners three times including earning 17th place at the first meet of the season, the Flyer 5K Challenge, and coming in 19th at the Charlotte Invitational and at the Atlantic 10 Conference Championships.

2007-08: Competed in all eight cross country meets in her freshman season ...Recorded the fourth-fastest 6K time in school history with a 21:48.44 finish at the Pepperdine Invitational... Earned 23rd place at the National Catholic Championship, crossing the finish line with her best 5K time of the season at 18:52

High School: Was the 2006 Division III State Cross Country Champion... Turned in a personal-best time of 18:12 5K... In the 2006 State Meet recorded a 1600-meter run time of 5:08... During her junior year turned in a time of 11:21 in the 3200-meter run... MOAC League Champion for four consecutive years... 2006 MOAC Runner of the Year... Central District Runner of the Year all four years of high school... Earned 6th in the State Cross Country Championships in 2003 and 4th in 2004... Three-Time Academic All-Ohio... Three-Time MOAC League 1600 Champion... Four-Time MOAC League 3200 Champion... Four Time Central District and Regional Champ in 1600-meter run and 3200-meter run, holding the regional record in both events.

Personal: Born September 14, 1988... Majoring in biology.