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Amanda Twigg
2011-12 Women's Track & Field
EVENTS
Distance
YEAR
JR
HT.
5-8
HOMETOWN (PREVIOUS SCHOOL)
Cumberland, Md. (Fort Hill HS)
MAJOR
Education
Amanda Twigg

2012 Cross Country: Competed in three races… Finished 18th in season-opening FGCU Invite… Placed 145th at Toledo BubbleBuster in 15:19.10… Finished 87th at Crimson Classic in 19:54.01…

 

2011 Track and Field: Part of distance medley team that won the Ed Temple (12:17.47s) and the TSU Invitationals (12:26.33s)... Part of champion distance medley team at A-Sun Indoor Championships (11:52.93s), also finishing fourth in the mile run with a 5:08.20s run, her personal-best... Third in the 800m run atthe Spring Break Invitational with a 2:15.99s mark... Third in the 800m at the Vanderbilt Black and Gold (2:15.30s)... Won the 1500m run at the Governors Invitational with a 4:48.86s run... Won bronze in the 1500m run at the A-Sun Outdoor Championships with a 4:39.38s mark... Finished ninth in the 1500m run at the Vanderbilt Invitational with a personal-best 4:36.14s run... Ended season with a personal-best 2:13.62s 800m run at the UNF Osprey Invitational.

2010 Cross Country: Appeared in four meets for the Lady Bisons... Opened the season with her only top-30 mark, finishing 30th at the Belmont Opener with a 15:22.14 mark in the 4K... Set a season-best in the 5K at the Charles Bowles Invitational, finishing 104th with a 19:21 mark.

2010 Track and Field: Finished third in the 800m run with a 2:16.79s run at the TSU Invitational... Part of distance medley team that earned bronze medal at the A-Sun Indoor Championships with a 12:19.25s time... Individually, finished fourth in the 800m (2:17.04s) at the A-Sun Championships... Won the 1500m run at the Spring Break Open with a 4:52.44s mark... Followed that up with a victory in the 800m run at the Birmingham-Southern Invitational (2:18.13s)... Set personal-best in the 400m dash at the Austin Peay Spring Fling with a 59.21s mark... Season-best 2:14.30s 800m run came at the Vanderbilt Invitational, where she finished fifth... Finished fifth in the 800m at the A-Sun Outdoor Championships with a 2:16.23s mark.

Prep: Ran for Zach Alkire at Fort Hill High School… All-State in 2008, winning state title in the 800m and 1600m runs… Homecoming queen… Member of the National Honor Society, held a 3.6 grade point average upon graduating.

Personal: Daughter of Dan and Tammy Twigg… Has four siblings: one brother (Charlie) and three sisters (Alyssia, Grace and Emma)… Plans to major in secondary education.

2011-12 Women's Track & Field
Catherine BealsDistanceSR
Anna BelnerDistanceSO
Anna BowersSprints, JumpsSR
Kaleigh BueckertDistanceFR
Katie BunkerDistanceSO
Abby DodsonPole VaultFR
Missy DowdDistanceSO
Brittany DuerkThrowsSR
Minna FieldsDistanceFR
Kellie FoleyDistanceFR
Reba FranciscoDistanceSO
Tessa HoefleDistanceSO
Lana HojeijDistanceFR
Ali KeithDistanceSO
Miranda KleinDistanceSO
Maggie LawrenceDistanceFR
Ashley LehmanDistanceSR
Kaitlyn LlewellynDistanceFR
Kendra LobleyDistanceFR
Alyss LombardiDistanceFR
Emily LongdenDistanceSO
Taylor MasonThrows, PVJR
Melissa MatisDistanceFR
Megan McClainDistanceFR
Jaimie McFarlandDistanceSO
Renee MenzieDistanceFR
Alyssa MillerDistanceSO
Alex NewbyDistanceSO
Priya PappuDistanceJR
Lacey PrintzDistanceSO
Julie ShrewsburySprints, HurdlesFR
O'Neisha SmithJumpsSO
Sara StephensSprints, Middle DistanceJR
Natalie StewartHepthalonSO
April TerryThrowsFR
Brenna ThompsonSprintsFR
Amanda TwiggDistanceJR
Louisa Van BataviaDistanceSR
Danielle WalkerDistanceSO
Valerie WinklerMiddle DistanceSR