2013: Competed in five meets for the Retrievers, scoring twice during her freshman season… Earned a scoring spot in her first-ever collegiate meet, placing 20th overall at the America East Pre-Conference Meet at Binghamton… Posted a 5k time of 19:42.7 at the season-opening meet in Vestal, N.Y. … Also scored the next week at the Salty Dog Invitational at Navy, finishing 31st with a 6k time of 22:34.40, her best time of the season… Named to the America East Commissioner’s Honor Roll.
Background: Led Reservoir to the county, regional and state cross country titles as a senior in 2012... Selected to the All-County First by The Howard County Times and the All-Metro First Team by The Baltimore Sun in 2012... Won the 2012 Southern Bulldog Invitational in a course-record time of 19:35... Second Team All-County selection by The Howard County Times in 2011... Holds the Reservoir High records for the 5k, three-mile, 1600 (outdoor), and 3200m (indoor and outdoor)... Also a part of the 4x800, 4000m distance medley and 4x16000m relay teams which own school records... 2013 3A East Region champion in the 1600m.
Personal: Daughter of Ken and Linda Alms... Her mother ran track at UMBC... Has one sister, Christina... Plans to study biology with the ambition to enter the sports medicine field... Born May 18, 1995.