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    Alison Coren
    Alison Coren

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Wheeling, Ill.

    High School:
    Wheeling

    Height:
    5-3



    2007: Participated in five races, with a season-best time of 20:59.32 in the 5k Illinois Intercollegiates (9/14) ... Best time in the 6k came at the Bradley Classic in 25:46 ... Ran a 13:25 at the UIC Home Opener two-mile course ... Finished in the top 35 twice, running a 21:11 at the Forester Invitational and a 20:58 in the Open Division of the adidas Invitational ... Academic All-Big Ten.

    2006: Finished 6th at the 5K Forester Invitational (10/14) with a time of 20:30.

    2005: Did not place in any meets.

    2004: Ran in six meets, including Big Ten and Midwest Regional championship meets ... Scored four times during the season as a freshman ... Best 6K time came at Bradley Classic (10/1), a 23:20.25 to place her 19th overall ... Also scored at 6K Pre-National Invitational (10/16) and 6K Griak Invitational (9/25) ... Took 14th overall at 4K Hawkeye Invitational (9/10) ... Finished 91st overall at Big Tens (10/31) and 151st overall at Midwest Regional (11/13).

    High School: Lettered four times in cross country ... Finished fifth at state championship meet two times, in 2001 as a sophomore and 2003 as a senior ... Won individual conference title as a freshman in 2000 and a sophomore in 2001 ... Third in the conference meet senior year ... All-conference selection in 2002 as a junior ... Chicago Tribune All-Metro selection ... Helped team to second place at state meet in 2001 and fourth in 2003 ... All-America at 2003 USATF Junior Olympic Championships (young division) ... Finished first at 2001 USATF Junior Olympics (intermediate division) ... Finished 24th at Foot Locker Midwest Regional in 2003 and 16th in 2001 ... In track, finished eighth in the state in the 3200 as a freshman and sophomore ... Qualified for state meet in 3200 last year as a junior ... Won Mid-Suburban League title in 3200 freshman year and was second sophomore year ... Head coach was Mark Saylor ... Also runs with Prospect Heights Running Club ... Helped team to national USATF Junior Olympic championships in 1998 and 2001 ... National Honor Society and Spanish Honor Society member ... Chicago Tribune 2003-04 Scholar-Athlete Team member.

    Personal: Born Alison Terese Coren on 6/24/86 ... Daughter of Lourdes and Steve Coren.