The Ohio quartet won the event for the third-straight season in a school-record (11:26.80) time.
2013: INDOOR SEASON: Competed in six events this season... Member of the distance medley relay team that took first in a meet record time of 11:26.80 at the Mid-American Conference Championships... Placed eighth in the 200m and was a member of the 4x400m relay team that placed third at the Tom Wright Classic... Recorded personal-best times of 8.57 and 1:00.26 in the 60m and 400m, accordingly, and was a member of the 4x400m relay that took 10th at the Youngstown St. National Invite... Member of the 4x400m relay team that placed fifth at Hoosier Hills... Member of the fourth place 4x400m relay team and posted a person-best mark of 27.68 in the 200m at the Ohio State Tune-Up. OUTDOOR SEASON: Saw action in seven events this season... Member of the ninth place 4x400m relay team at the Mid-American Conference Championships... Took eighth with her 4x400m relay team at the Wake Forest Open... Finished second with her 4x400m team, sixth with her 4x1 team and eight in the 400m at the 2013 Winthrop University Invitational... Placed fifth in the 200m, third with her 4x400m relay team and recorded a personal-best 58.98 in the 400m to place third at Ohio University Women's Challenge and Men's Sunset Classic... Posted a ninth place finish with her 4x100m relay team and a seventh-place finish with her 4x400m relay team at the All-Ohio Championships... Recorded a second place finish as part of the 4x400m relay team and a fifth place finish in the 400m at the Ohio Open.
2012: INDOOR SEASON: Ran the 200, 400, 4x400 and Distance Medley Relay (DMR) for Ohio. She ran her season best time of 59.83 in the 400m at the Youngstown State Invitational, placing seventh. Also ran her best time of 27.72 in the 200m dash at the Youngstown State Invite. Posted top-ten finishes in the 400m at both the Hoosier Hills Invitational and the Ohio State Tune-Up. Ran the 400m leg of the Mid-American Conference Championship DMR squad, earning her second gold medal in the event. OUTDOOR SEASON: Specialized in the 400m dash for Ohio. Opened her season with a seventh place finish at the HPU VertKlasse Meeting (58.15) followed by a fifth place finish at the Winthrop Invitational (57.81). Also ran a 26.26 in the 200m dash at Winthrop, good for a second place finish. Finished seventh at the All-Ohio Championship, running a time of 57.52 in the 400m. Placed third in the 400m dash at the Hillsdale Gina Relays, clocking a time of 57.14. Continued her consistent season at the Mid-American Conference Championship, running a season best time of 57.14 in the 400m dash for 13th place in prelims, and a personal record of 25.98 in the 200m dash, good for a 24th place finish in prelims.
2011: INDOOR SEASON: Took second place in the 400m at the Akron Invitational with a time of 57.72. Member of the 4x4 team that finished first and the 4x2 team that took second at the Rick Meindl Last Call Meet. Also was a member of the 4000DMR team that finished in first at the MAC Championships. OUTDOOR SEASON: Member of the 4x1 team that took second place at the ASICS/Winthrop Invitational. Also finished in fourth place in the 400m at the same meet. Member of the 4x4 team that finished first at the Ohio Women's Team Challenge. Took second place in the 400m at the same meet with a collegiate best time of 57.41. Recorded her best mark in the high jump of 1.40m at the Toledo Collegiate Challenge. ACCOLADES:Named Honorable Mention All-MAC Academic Team.
2010: INDOOR SEASON: Was a member of the 4x400 meter relay team that finished 12th at the MAC Championships ... Competed in the 400 meter dash at MACs but did not advance past the preliminary round ... Finished second in the 300 meter dash at the Ohio State Tune-Up, crossing in 42.96 seconds ... Finished third in the 500 meter run at the State Farm Games (1:22.84) ... Was a member of the 4x400 meter relay team that took first place at the Alumni Open. OUTDOOR SEASON: Specialized in short sprints for the Bobcats ... Finished 17th in the preliminary round of the 400 meter dash at the MAC Championships ... Placed sixth in the 100 meter dash (13.51 seconds) at the Ohio Open in Athens on May 8 ... Finished third in the 200 meter dash at the Ohio Open ... Finished in the top ten in the 400 meter dash on two occasions ... Season-best time in the 200 meter dash (26.23) set at the Ohio Open ... Season-best time in the 400 meter dash (58.70) set at the Jesse Owens Classic.
Personal: Daughter of Zane and LuAnn Mathews ... An Art major.