Cross Country

Abigail Busse

RS Sophomore

Fond du Lac, Wis.

High School:
St. Mary's Springs Academy

Abigail  Busse

BIG EAST All-Academic
Cross Country (So.): Did not compete.

BIG EAST All-Academic
Cross Country (Fr.):Competed in three cross country meets as a true freshman, the first three of the season ... Ran a best 5k time of 19:57 and was the 17th finisher overall in the JV race at the National Catholic Championships (Sept. 20) ... MU's ninth finisher in the first meet of the season, the Badger Classicat Wisconsin (Sept. 6), with a 4k time of 15:33.

High School: Busse was a four-year letter winner in cross country and track at St. Mary's Springs Academy... Named the track and field and cross country captain her senior year... Was a four-time state qualifier in cross country... Earned academic all-state all four years on the cross country team... Awarded cross country MVP her senior year... In track, she was the conference champion her senior year in the 4x800-meter relay, as well as the 1,600-, and 3,200-meter runs ... Was a four-time state qualifier in five events total ... Two-time state champion in the 4x800-meter ... Helped her track team to three conference championships, four regional championships, one sectional title and a second-place finish in the state finals in 2013 ... Recorded a personal best time of 5:17.97 in the 1,600-meter run to win the Flyway Conference title in 2013 ... Holds a PR of 11:35 in the 3,200 and of 2:21 in the 800 ... Also earned two letters in cross country skiing.

Personal: Born in Fond du Lac, Wis., to Kathy and Rob Busse ... Has two younger siblings, Matthew and Sam ... Mother played tennis at St. Vincent College ... Plans to major in biology.

2013 Cross Country (dist.)
Time (* - PR)
Place (Overall/Team)
Team Finish
9/6 - Badger Classic(6k)
57 / 9
4 of 7
9/20 - National Catholic Invitational (5k)
17/ - (JV Race)
10/5- Greater Louisville Classic (5k)
160 / - (Blue Race)
10/12 - Lucien Rosa Invitational (5k) -
10/18 - Bradley Classic (6k)
11/2- BIG EAST (6k)
11/15 - NCAA Great Lakes (6k) - - -
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