Mavericks look to finish season with a strong performance.
Koenig places 12th in the 6K
Emily Koenig looks for top finish Monday in Nacogdoches
Men's and women's cross country travel to Fayetteville, Ark.
Became the first athlete in Southland Conference history to win Female Athlete of the Year and Female Freshman of the Year in the same season...Placed 21st in the NCAA South Central Regional Meet (10k) with a time of 21:18.60...Became the first UT Arlington woman to win an individual cross country title since Frida Rosenberg did so in 1995...Won the 8k SLC Championship meet with a time of 21:30.30...Is the third UT Arlington runner to win an individual SLC championship...Placed 23rd by clocking a 17:28.39 in the 10k at the Chili Pepper Invitational, marking the best finish a UT Arlington athlete has ever recorded...Won the McNeese State Cowboy Stampede by clocking a 17:40.62 in the 5k...Led UT Arlington to win the McNeese State Cowboy Stampede...Won the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi Islander Splash by finishing in 17:45 on the 3-mile track...Team finished second at the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi Islander Splash behind her first-place showing...Finished fifth by running the 2-mile track in 11:28.93 at the UTA Season Opener, helping the team finish third...In her first collegiate meet, won the Midwestern State Invitational by clocking a 14:31.88...Guided the Mavericks to a third-place finish at the Midwestern State Invitational.
Member of both the track and field and cross country teams... named athlete of the year in track... was a four-time all-state recipient in cross country and a two- year all-state honoree in track... currently holds the Academy HS record in the 3200m with a time of 11:02 and 1600m of 5:40... ran a personal best of 5:00 in the 1600m and a 11:02 in the 3200m... earned back-to-back 2A state titles in the 3200m as a junior and senior... 2009-10 2A cross country runner-up and 1600m 2A runner-up... part of the Temple Flyers Club Team where she was a state qualifier...off the track, Koeing was a member of FCA, FFA, FCCLA, and Student Council.
Koenig is the daughter of Melvin and Connie Koening... born January 21, 1992... has one brother (Trent) and one sister (Katie)... cousin (Kristi Koenig-Babb) ran at UT Arlington from 1996-2000... majoring in nursing/exercise science.
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XC: UTA starts off on right foot at Gerald Richey
Gerald Richey UTA Invitational Meet Central
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