2005 CROSS COUNTRY - Competed in the Terps' first two meets of the year... placed 27th at the Great Meadows Invitational (19:08.0)... ran to an 89th-place finish at the Great American Cross Country Festival, crossing in 19:47.50.
2005 OUTDOOR TRACK - Competed in the 3,000 meter steeplechase... season-best time of 11:55.14 at the Terrapin Invitational placed her 13th... also finished in 12:23.07 at the Duke Invitational where she placed 23rd.
BEFORE MARYLAND - A four-year letterwinner in track and cross country at Warwick Valley High School... 2003 cross country team had the best team average in the state (New York).
PERSONAL - Born in Burbank, Calif.... daughter of Maryann and Robert Stein... has one brother, Jonathan and two sisters, Rachel and Joanna... sister, Rachel, ran cross country and track at SUNY-Geneseo... hobbies and interests include drawing, painting, playing the piano, writing and getting a good night's sleep... Margaret B. Tilt Art Scholarship Award winner... took first place at the Sugar Loaf Artisan's art contest... assistant yearbook editor... came to Maryland for art and architecture programs.