Personal Bests (As of June 2017):
60: 8.23 seconds
200: 27.07 seconds
300: 43.76 seconds
55 hurdles: 10.90 seconds
60 hurdles: 11.04 seconds
Long Jump: 4.30 meters
400 hurdles: 1:07.40
Indoor (So.): Competed in six meets during the indoor season and set new personal-best performances in each the 200, 300 and 400 meters ... Took first place in the 400 meters at the UW-Parkside Classic with a PR and the third-fastest time by a Golden Eagle this season of 1:00.65 ... Also competed in four races as a member of the 4x400-meter relay, running three times as the lead leg and once as the third leg.
Outdoor (So.): Competed in the 400 hurdles in six meets, highlighted by a 12th-place (1:07.59) finish at the BIG EAST Championships where she recorded a time just shy of her season-best mark ... Recorded a season-best mark of 1:07.57, taking ninth place at the Illinois Twilight (April 22).
BIG EAST All-Academic Team
Indoor (Fr.): In her debut season, she competed in four meets ... Took her highest placing, seventh, at the Blue & Gold Invitational and at Drury Hotels Joey Haines Invite, both as a member of the 4x400 relay (4:15.26 and 4:18.22, respectively).
Outdoor (Fr.): Competed in the BIG EAST Championships 400-meter hurdles and finished in eighth place with a time of 1:09.65 ... Brought home fourth place at the UW-Whitewater Drake Alternative Meet in the 400 hurdles (1:09.54).
Prior to Marquette: Billig was a four-year letterwinner in both track and field and cross country at DeLaSalle High School (Minneapolis, Minnesota) … Served as team captain during the 2013, 2014 and 2015 seasons … Earned All-Conference honors twice, was an Academic All-State recipient and state qualifier … Captained the cross country team in 2013 and 2014 and earned All-Conference honorable mention accolades as a senior.
Personal: Billig was born in St. Paul, Minnesota to Patrick Billig and Kimberly Hobert Billig … She has one brother, Neal, and one sister, Anne … Plans to major in physical therapy.
BIG EAST Outdoor Championships
400 hurdles: 12th (1:07.59)
400 hurdles: 8th (1:09.65; prelim-1:07.40)