Photos of the Illini women's track & field team competing at the Vanderbilt Black & Gold Invite on March 27-28.
Cross Country 2013 XC - FRESHMAN
One of two freshmen to compete at the NCAA Midwest Regionals ... Finished seventh for the Illini at the Big Ten Championships ... Scored points for the Illini at the Pre-National Invitational with a personal-best 6K time of 22:45 ... Scored points for the Illini at the Boilermaker Invitational, where she places 32nd overall and fourth for the Illini ... Made her collegiate debut at the Illini Challenge, where she placed 7th overall.
High School Three-time All-Conference in cross country ... Two-time All-Conference in track ... Two-time state qualifier in both cross country and track.
Personal Daughter of Peter and Diane Blazek ... Born on February 18, 1995 ... Hobbies include spending time with family and friends, playing piano and guitar, cooking, reading, and making crafts ... Majoring in bioengineering ... National Honor Society member ... East Suburban Catholic Conference Scholar/Athlete Award recipient.