2008: Placed 5th in 1,500 (4:31.09), 7th in 5,000 (17:52.87) at Big West Conference Championships... Won 1,500 three times, including Cal-Nevada state meet (season-best 4:27.84)... Posted double victory of 1,500 (4:31.67) and 3,000 (9:56.44) at All-Cal Challenge... Best 5K mark was 17:02.27 at Stanford Invite... Raced in one indoor meet, finishing in 9:56.06 at Husky Invite, good for 2nd in Aggie indoor history.
2006: Finished 7th in 1,500 (4:56.47), 9th in 5,000 (19:26.65) at Div. I Independent Championships... Was 3rd in 1,500 prelims (4:56.08) to advance to independent final... Season-best 1,500 was 4:46.12 at Sac State Open... Hit 5K best of 18:10.18 in All-Cal Challenge Cup.
2005: Competed in 1,500 in five meets... Had season-best 4:45.83 at Aggie Open... Won race at Causeway Classic dual at 4:46.28... Also made lone 3,000 appearance in Causeway meet, crossing in 10:30.93... Had team's fastest steeplechase mark, recording 11:39.41 at Woody Wilson Classic, 4th in school history.
UC DAVIS CROSS COUNTRY: Finished among Aggie scorers in all 24 career meets... Aggies' No. 2 runner in two races as a senior in 2007, including Big West Conference Championship (24th)... Was team's top placer four times as a junior: Aggie Open (10th overall), Willamette (23rd), Santa Clara (12th) and Div. I Independent Championships (6th)... Earned All-Independent honors both in 2005 (9th) and 2006 (6th)... Was team's No. 2 runner at Stanford and at Pacific Association regionals as a sophomore... Finished 4th overall at 2004 Sacramento State Open (19:37.4)... Placed 19th at 2004 D-I Independent Championships.
SAN PASQUAL HS '04: Helped cross country team to CIF state championship as a junior, then 3rd-place finish in 2003... Finished 2nd at San Diego Section meet as a senior, helping team defend team title... Three-time state meet qualifier in mile run... Selected to the San Diego Union Tribune All-Academic first team for three straight years.
PERSONAL: Born in San Diego... Majoring in nutrition science... Parents are Jim Okerblom and Susan Scott... Proudest personal accomplishment was overcoming an injury at the end of her junior track season to post a successful cross country season as a senior... Best athlete she's faced is Lindsay Allen, now at Stanford... Career highlight was running a PR of 4:57 in the mile.
Aggies host All-Comers
Track & Field Meet on Jan. 28