Nearly 40 student-athletes join class of 2012
MU returns to action Thursday at Valley Fields
Second of three track & field previews
2010-2011:Ran a personal-best outdoor 800-meter run time of 1:58.02 at the Lee Calhoun Invitational (April 9) to finish 17th ... Competed three times in the mile and once in the 3,000-meter run during the indoor campaign ...BIG EAST Academic All-Star.
2009-10: During the indoor season, competed in the mile and 3,000-meter run...Ran top times in the mile (4:27.50) and 3,000 (8:56.38) at the Hoosier Hills Invitational (Feb. 12) and Panther Tune-up (Feb. 19), respectively...Did not compete in the outdoor season.
2008-09: Finished fifth overall in the 800-meter run at Grand Valley Early Bird...Ran an indoor season-best time in the 800 at the Notre Dame Invitational, finishing in 1:58.55...Finished the mile in a indoor season-best time of 4:22.48 at the Hoosier Hills Invitational...At the Marquette Twilight Meet ran an outdoor season best time of 2:04.31 in the 800.
High School: Rosario was a three-time letter winner in both track and field and cross country at Edina High School...Was named captain of track and cross country squads as a senior...Earned all-state recognition as a senior in both track and cross country...School record-holder as part of a 4x800-meter relay team...Holds personal-bests in the 400 at 51.2 seconds, in the 800 at 1:56.19 and in the 5000m at 16:10.2.
Personal: Rosario was born on Feb. 20, 1990 in Minneapolis, Minn., to Renee Rosario...Has two older siblings, Nelson and Jackie, both of whom were athletes at the University of Minnesota... Majors in information technology and business economics.