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 Marissa Horton
Marissa Horton
Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Chino Hills, Calif.

High School:
St. Lucy's Priory

Height:
5-6

Event:
Mid-Distance

Birthdate:
04/27/1993

Outdoor Elibility:
JR

04/08/2013

Huckins Scores Win at UConn Invite

Strong showing in the 1500m also highlights the day in Storrs.

03/26/2012

WT&F Wins Five Events at Husky Spring Open

Bingham, Dahlberg, Huckins, McKenna and O'Dea claim titles at first outdoor meet of season

02/11/2012

Huckins Leads WT&F at BU Valentine Invitational

Eagles combine for a quartet of ECAC and New England qualifying standards

12/03/2011

Aizenstadt, McKenna Win at Jay Carisella Invitational

The juniors opened the indoor season with victories in the high jump and half mile

12/03/2011

Aizenstadt, McKenna Win at Jay Carisella Invitational

The juniors opened the indoor season with victories in the high jump and half mile

AS A FRESHMAN (2011-12)
Indoor T&F: Took fourth in the 500-meters at the Northeastern Jay Carisella Invitational (12/3) with a time of 1:20.74...placed sixth in the 4x400-meter relay in a time of 4:12.96at the URI Sorlien Women's Invitational (1/13)...ran the 500-meters at the URI Sorlien Women's Invitational (1/13) in 1:23.21...won the 4x400-meter relay with a time of 4:00.03 at the BU Multi-Team Meet (1/19) and also placed fourth in the 800-meters with a time of 2:24.26 at the same meet...at the 2012 BU Terrier Classic (1/27-28), finished the 500-meters in 1:20.65...ran the 400-meters at the 2012 New Balance Collegiate Invitational (2/3-4) in a time of 1:02.82...completed the 500-meters at the 2012 BU Valentine Invitational (2/10-11) in a time of 1:20.80.
Outdoor T&F: Placed eighth in the 800-meters at the Northeastern Spring Open (3/24) with a time of 2:25.01...finished 7th in the 1,500-meters with a time of 4:57.05 at the Tufts Snowflake Classic (3/31)...ran the 1,500-meters in 5:04.49 at the ACC Outdoor Track and Field Championships (4/19-21).

BEFORE BC
A highly decorated graduate of St. Lucy's Priory High School in Glendora, Calif. ...six-time Sierra League champion...a San Gabriel Valley Tribune All-Area First Team selection for cross country from 2008-10...also a San Gabriel Valley Tribune All-Area First Team selection in track for sophomore, junior and senior seasons...qualified for the DIII California State Cross Country Championships as an individual in 2007, taking 17th as a freshman, before leading the team to a sixth place finish in 2008...reached the California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) Finals in the 800-meter run in 2009 (2:18.9), 2010 (2:16.24) and 2011 (2:18.0)...won three consecutive Sierra League half mile titles from 2008-10...crowned the Sierra League champion in the 1600-meter in 2008 and 2009, as well as the 3200-meter in '08...three-year captain of the cross country and track teams...named St. Lucy's MVP three times in cross country and twice in track...earned Scholar-Athlete of the Year at St.Lucy's as a senior...an eight-time All-Sierra League Academic Athlete Award recipient...garnished with the 2009 XC Ed Fuerte Spirit and 2010 T&F St. Lucy's Regent's Awards for work ethic, team dedication, academic achievement, inspiration and leadership qualities...bestowed the 2011 Farmers Fox Sports WestPrime Ticket Student-Athlete Citizen Award...a top three finalist for the KIWIN'S Regional Member of the Year in the California/Nevada/Hawaii district of Key Club International's 34th Annual Convention for the 2010 Jackie Bristow Memorial 5K Project.

PERSONAL
Born on April 27, 1993...youngest child of Cynthia and Robert Horton...has an older brother, Wes...enrolled in the College of Arts & Sciences, with ambitions to pursue a law degree.

PERSONALRECORDS
INDOOR OUTDOOR
Event
Overall PR
Season-Best
Overall PR
Season-Best
400 1:02.82 - New Balance (2/10/12) same --- ---
500 1:20.65 - BU Terrier (1/27/12) same --- ---
800 2:24.26 - BU Multi (1/19/12) same 2:25.01 - NU Spring (3/24/12) same
1500 --- --- 4:57.05 - Tufts (3/31/12) same
Finishes Wins: 1 Top 3: 1 Top 5: 3 Top 10: 6

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