|Hometown:||Union Bridge, Md.|
2009-10 Indoor: Did not compete.
2009 Outdoor: Recorded season-best time in the 1,500-meter run of 5:15.29 at the Virginia Invitational.
2008-09 Indoor: Recorded season-best time of 2:29.48 in the 800m at the Rider Lafayette meet.
2008 Cross Country: Finished 55th in the 5K run in 20:32.7 at the America East Championships… Placed 95th in the 6K run in 24:48.20 at the Princeton Invitational… Finished 31st in the 5K run in 20:51 at the Towson Invitational… Placed 130th in the 6K run in 28:40.46 at the Salty Dog Invitational… Started the season with a 44th-place finish at the Mount St. Mary’s 5K Duals in 22:11.13.
2007-08 Indoor: Finished 14th in the one-mile run at the Gulden Relays.
2007 Cross Country: Saw action in four out of six meets during her first year with the Retrievers… Was part of the scoring five at her first two collegiate meets as she was the fourth Retriever across the line at both the Navy Salty Seadog Invitational and the Lehigh Paul Short Run… Ran her best 6K time of the season at the William and Mary Tribe Open where she finished 62nd overall in 25:49.60… Was sixth across the line for the Retrievers at the America East Championships, where she finished the 50008-meter course in 21:52.80, good for 67th place.
Background: A three-sport athlete for Linganore H.S. in Frederick, Md…. Finished second at the Frederick County Championships, third at the regional championships and 13th at the Maryland Cross Country Championships in 2006… Also named the Lancer Rookie of the Year, and recipient of the Coaches’ Award and Lancer Award… Named to the Frederick Newspost First Team for three years and the Second-Team for one year… Also competed in indoor and outdoor track for the Lancers… Was the indoor one mile and two mile Frederick County Champion in 2007 and part of the Lancer team that won the Maryland Indoor Championships in the 2005-2006 season… Also earned the Lancer Award and was named to the Frederick Newspost First Team in indoor track… Named Rookie of the Year and earned the Coaches’ Award and Lancer Award for outdoor track after finishing fourth in the one mile at the 2007 Maryland State Championships… Also named to the Frederick Newspost Second Team for two years… A member of the National Honor Society, National Spanish Society, and a member of the honor roll all four years.
Personal: One of three children to Richard and Dena Crouse… Has a sister, Cassy (28) and a brother, Travis (26)… Majoring in chemistry… Born Oct. 6, 1989.