Gamecock Open competition set to begin at 12:30 p.m.
Team rises six spots in the poll
Basden improves to seventh in the NCAA
Scheper improves school high jump record
Senior hurdler takes sixth in 60m hurdle championship
2010-11 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll
2013 Cross Country (Senior): Ran in the season-opening Carolina Challenge, clocking a time of 20:59.32 to finish 43rd.
2013 Track & Field (Jr./R-So.): Did not run indoors or outdoors.
2012 Cross Country (Junior): Did not compete due to an injury.
2012 Track & Field (So./So.): Ran three different distances indoors ... Posted her top 800m time of 2:18.21 at the Tyson Invitational ... Finished ninth in the Virginia Tech Invitational 1000m (3:01.84) ... Her best mile indoors clocked in at 5:14.56 ... Missed the outdoor season due to injury.
2011 Track & Field (Freshman): Earned a spot on the SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll ... Posted a top 800m indoor time of 2:16.04 while her best mile was clocked at 5:08.41 ... Ran the second leg of the sixth-place-finishing distance medley relay team at the SEC Indoor Championships ... Concentrated on the 800m outdoors ... Clocked in identical 2:16.71 times at the Shamrock and Spec Town Invitationals ... Ranked 23rd in the SEC Outdoor Championship prelims.
2010 Cross Country (Freshman): Ranked in the top three on the team in the early 5K races, finishing second on the team with an 18:28.72 in the Gamecock Invitational, her first collegiate race ... Posted a 18:40.12 time at the Winthrop Invitational, finishing third on the team there ... Ran all four 6K races, ranking third on the team in the Griak Invitational and fourth in the Princeton Invitational ... Finished 64th on the squad in the SEC Championships with a 22:58.46 time, scoring the final points for the team ... Also scored at the NCAA Southeast Regional with her top 6K time of 22:48.0, placing 128th overall, which stood fourth on the Gamecocks.
HIGH SCHOOL: Bronze medalist in the 800m and 1600m at the New Jersey State Non-Public Championships ... had top times of 2:12 (800m) and 4:56 (1,600m) ... competed in track and cross country at Kingsway Regional High School.
PERSONAL: The daughter of Steve and Mary Locke, Liz has one brother, Ryan.