Women's Cross Country


Abby Shunk
Abby Shunk

Hometown:
Rochester, Ill.

High School:
Rochester HS

Height:
5-5

Birthdate:
10/17/1987

AT ILLINOIS

2007 - Sophomore: Placed 40th overall at the Pre-Nationals open race with a 6K time of 22:28 ... Ran eighth for the team and clocked an 18:06 at the Notre Dame Invite ... Finished third for the Illini at the Illinois Intercollegiate Championships with a 18:07.

2006 - Freshman: Debuted at the Illini Open, finishing the 4K race in a time of 15:31 ... Finished seventh for Illinois at the Illini Challenge with a 5K time of 19:52.

HIGH SCHOOL
Four-time letterwinner in cross country and track ... Earned All-State cross country honors four times ... Awarded ICCTC for #1 area runner in 2005.

PERSONAL
Parents are Brent & Susan Shunk ... Has two brothers ... Her parents most influenced her athletic career ... James Augustine is her Fighting Illini hero and favorite athlete.

High School Bests:

Cross Country
3 Miles: 18:07

HEADLINES