Year: Senior
Hometown: Mount Airy, Md.
High School: Linganore HS


2012 CROSS COUNTRY - Ran in five of six cross country events as a junior... Ran in No. 3 spot for Terps in NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regional at Penn State, placing 90th overall in 22:51 over 6K... Was 78th overall and 5th on the team in ACC Championships at Virginia Tech, finishing in 22:56... Best 6K time of the year was 22:34 to finish 3rd on the team and 12th overall as Terps were second as a team at Blue & Gold Invitational... Was 13th overall in 20:51 over 5K at UMES Lid-Lifter.

2011 CROSS COUNTRY - Competed in five events in 2011... Fourth on the team and 98th overall in NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regional at UMES, going 24:20.5 over 6K course... Also 86th overall and sixth on team at ACC Championships, going 23:22.3 at Clemson for her best 6K of the year... Fourth on the team and 45th overall at Salty Dog Invitational, running 23:52... Fifth on the team at Lehigh Paul Short Run in 23:55... Ran 19:37.8 over 5K at Mount St. Mary's, 19th overall and sixth on the team.

2010 CROSS COUNTRY - Competed in first four events of the season... Second Terrapin finisher and 17th overalll at the Mount St. Mary's Duals, going 20:26;4 over 5K... Best 6K time of the year was 23:34 to finish 41st in the Open Division at the Lehigh Paul Short Run... Was 39th overall at the Salty Dog Invitational at Navy, going 24:30... Went 24:49 over 6K at the Penn State National.

BEFORE MARYLAND - National Honor Society member at Linganore HS in Ijamsville, Md... Played in the band at Linganore... Ran a PR of 2:21.74 in the 800 to place 4th in the Maryland 3A State Meet, after a second-place finish at regionals... Was 2nd at the 3A West Regional in the 1,600 with a PR of 5:21.39... Won titles at the Zonis Invitational (800) and Patriot Invitational (mile)... Sixth in the 800 and 3rd in the 1,600 as a senior at the 3A State Championships... Second at the Maryland 3A West cross country regional, en route to 6th-place finish at state meet... Competed at Nike Cross Country Southeast Regional... Pre-Maryland PRs of 5:25.62 in mile run, 12:24.26 in 3,200 and 19:42 for 5K.

PERSONAL - Daughter of John and Katy Nolan... Older sister Megan is a student at Maryland... Also has a younger sister and brother... Lists her mother as her non-sports heroine... Would cast Anne Hathaway in a movie of her life... Majoring in education with an eye toward teaching and coaching... Would suggest to youngsters to "work hard and do things the right way, not just the easy way."

View Full Bio
Big Ten Tournament Preview
Big Ten Tournament Preview
ACC Cross Country Championship