Women's Cross Country

Maggie Carroll
Maggie Carroll


Brimfield, Ill.

High School:
Brimfield HS




2008 - Senior: Raced in the open division of the Notre Dame Invitational, placing 24th overall...Placed third for Illinois at the Bradley Classic...Placed second overall at the Illini Open with a 5K time of 18:49, helping lead her team to first place.

2007 - Senior: Did not compete due to injury.

2006 - Junior: Placed 11th at the NCAA Midwest Regional Championships with a time of 21:17, helping the team earn its first regional title...Earned Midwest All-Region accolades...Finished fifth for the Illini at the NCAA Championships with a 22:40...Recorded a personal-best 5K time of 17:33 at the Notre Dame Invite...Clocked a 21:34 at Pre-Nationals, coming in as the fifth Illini...Ran a time of 22:18 to finish fifth for the Illini at the Big Ten Championships.

2005 - Sophomore: Named Big Ten Runner of the Week (Sept. 21) after placing first at the Pack-It-Up Challenge with a time of 17:46...Recorded a 5K time of 17:34 at the Notre Dame Invite...Ran a personal-best 6K time of 21:01 at the NCAA Championships.

2004 - Freshman:Took third at the Illini Pack-It-Up Challenge with a time of 18:25 and at the Bradley Invitational with a time of 21:47.24...Ran season-best 6K time of 21:36 at the Big Ten Championships...Earned second-team All-Big Ten honors...Ran in the NCAA Championships, posting a time of 22:16.

Finished in the top 15 in the state three years in cross country, including a second-place finish her senior year...Best finish in state track meet was third in the 3,200m as a sophomore and senior...Lettered in track and cross country all four years of high school...Led team to a 10th-place finish in the state cross country meet...Coach was Tony McCoy.

Daughter of Fred and Brenda Carroll...Born Oct. 10, 1985...Has four sisters and three brothers...Graduated with a degree in kinesiology and working toward her master's in rehabilitation counseling.

Personal Bests:

Cross Country
5K: 17:33
6K: 21:01