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    Britten Petrey
    Britten Petrey
    RS Sophomore

    Schaumburg, Ill.

    High School:

    XC - Distance

    I/O Eligibility:


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    Illinois placed second at the Orange and Blue Preview with Meghan Frigo finishing first with a time of 21:27.


    Cross Country
    2013 XC - SOPHOMORE
    Scored points for the Illini at the Big Ten Championships, where she finished fifth for the team with a 6K time of 22:52 ... Finished seventh for the squad at both the Pre-National Invitational and Notre Dame Invitational ... Finished sixth for the Illini at the Boilermaker Invitational.

    2012 XC - RS FRESHMAN
    Redshirt season.

    2011 XC - FRESHMAN
    Placed fifth for the Orange and Blue and 106th overall with a 6K time of 23:10.71 at the NCAA Midwest Regional ... Finished fifth and scored points for the Illini after placing 89th overall at the Big Ten Championships with a 6K time of 22:33 ... Started Illini career finishing third for the Illini and 14th overall at the Illini Challenge, recording a 4K time of 15:31 ... Came in sixth for the Illini and 10th overall at the Bradley Open, with a three-mile time of 17:53 ... Scored points for Illinois at Orange and Blue Preview, placing third with a 6K time of 21:56 ... Placed fourth on the team at the Sean Earl Lakefront Invitational ... Finished fifth for Illinois at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational.


    2013 Track and Field
    Indoor: Did not compete.

    2012 Track and Field
    Outdoor: Redshirt season.

    Indoor:Redshirt season.

    High School
    Helped team capture the IHSA Class 3A state cross country title in 2011 ... Earned All-State Honors in cross country and track as a junior in 2010 ... Qualified for the state meet all four years.

    Daughter of Joanne and Michael Petrey ... Born March 10, 1993... Has one brother, Mike ... Hobbies include running, swimming, movies and traveling to new places ... Was a member of the National Honors Society for two years.

    Petrey's Personal Bests
    Cross Country
    3 Mile: 17:53 - Bradley Open (9/9/11)
    4K: 15:31 - Illini Challenge (9/2/11)
    5K: 18:28 - Sean Earl Lakefront Invitational (10/1/11)
    6K: 21:56 - Orange and Blue Preview (9/16/11)

    Mile: 4:55.39 - Tyson Invitational (2/14/14)
    3,000m: 10:10.19 - Orange & Blue Open (2/22/14)

    Updated March 2014

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