South Carolina finished second in the team standings in the season-opening event
Carolina to race Friday at 7 p.m. at Hilton Field in Fort Jackson
Biwott places 36th with 6K PR of 21:19.5
Meet begins at 11:15 a.m. Saturday at E.P. 'Tom' Sawyer Park in Louisville, Ky.
Biwott claims 25th for best SEC finish of her career
- 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 Cross Country (Sophomore): A regular member of the Gamecocks' scoring five during the season ... Posted her top 5K time of 18:34.13 while ranking fourth on the team in the Charlotte Invitational ... Tallied her best 6K time of 23:37.1 at the 26th Roy Griak Invitational ... Also competed in the Southeastern Conference Championships, posting a 24:26.09 clocking while finishing 95th.
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: Earned four track letters and two in cross country at Kingsway Regional High School ... Earned the bronze medal in the 800m and 1600m at the New Jersey State Non-Public Championships ... Posted top times of 2:12 in the 800m and 4:56 in the 1600m ... When she graduated, held the school record in the 800m and 1600m while also a member of two record-setting relay teams (4x800m and DMR).
Personal: The daughter of Steve and Mary Locke, Liz has one brother, Ryan.