Courtney Alama
Courtney  Alama

Class:
RS Junior

Hometown:
Annandale, Minn.

High School:
Annandale HS

Event:
Distance

Birthdate:
06/14/1996


04/28/2017

Gophers Earn Two Titles at Simpson College

Members of Minnesota's distance corps raced at the Kip Janvrin Open hosted by Simpson College Friday night

03/24/2017

Gophers Kick Off Raleigh Relays

Madeline Strandemo won the 3,000m steeplechase in a meet record time to lead the Gophers on day one at the Raleigh Relays

02/18/2017

Gophers Win Seven Events at Home

The Gophers hosted their final indoor meet of the season Saturday at the Minnesota Fieldhouse

02/10/2017

Gophers Compete at UST Showcase

As part of its three-meet weekend, the Gophers had a group competing locally at St. Thomas Friday night

01/22/2016

Heifort Wins Two Titles at UST Invite

Allie Heifort won the shot put and the weight throw to lead the Gophers Friday evening

06/02/2015

Courtney Alama

Photos of women's track & field student-athlete Courtney Alama

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2017 Season - Indoor: Ran three races, including posting a season-best time of 10:19.73 in the 3,000m as runner-up at the Parents Day Invite.

2017 Season - Outdoor: Ran six races, including appearances in the 1,500m and 5,000m • ran a season-best 4:50.35 in the 1,500m at the Holst Invitational • finished as 5,000m runner-up with a career-best time of 17:37.76 at the BearCat Twilight.

2016 Season - Indoor: Ran three races • placed fourth in the mile with a career-best time of 5:08.79 at the UST Invite • finished 10th in the 3,000m in 10:20.50 at the Jack Johnson Classic • ran a career-best 17:51.37 to place seventh in the 5,000m at the Minnesota Open.

2016 Season - Outdoor: Ran one race, placing eighth in the 5,000m in 18:17.43 at the Tommie Twilight.

2015 Season: Competed unattached during both the indoor and outdoor seasons.

High School: A 2014 graduate of Annandale High School • six-time letterwinner in both cross country and track & field • finished fifth in 14:56.3 at the 2013 Minnesota Class A state cross country championship to lead Annandale to the team state title • helped team to state runner-up finishes in 2012 and 2011 • five-time all-state honoree and six-time all-conference honoree in cross country • named St. Cloud Times all-area runner in cross country • two-time all-state and three-time all-conference honoree in track & field • finished ninth in 3,200m and 14th in 1,600m at Minnesota Class A state championship as a junior • holds Annandale school records in 1,600m and 3,200m • academic all-state honoree.

Personal: Born June 14, 1996 • daughter of Haley Kammer and Colin Alama • has four older siblings, Bryant, Victoria, Carolyn and Colleen • enjoys traveling, swimming and animals • psychology major.

Alama's Indoor Career Bests (2017 Final)
Event Mark Meet (Date)
Mile 5:08.79 UST Invite (1/22/16)
3,000m 10:12.04 (UA) St. Thomas Invite (2/13/15)
5,000m 17:51.37 Minnesota Open (1/16/16)
Alama's Outdoor Career Bests (2017 Final)
Event Mark Meet (Date)
1,500m 4:46.96 (UA) Holst Invitational (4/18/15)
3,000m 10:19.73 (UA) Janis Rider Invitational (4/25/15)
5,000m 17:37.76 BearCat Twilight (5/3/17)

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Gophers Win Seven Titles at SDSU

Gophers Win Seven Titles at SDSU

12/1/2017 - W. Track & Field

Minnesota got an early start to the 2018 season on the road in Brookings, S.D., Friday night.

Gophers Add Eight for 2018-19

Gophers Add Eight for 2018-19

11/30/2017 - W. Track & Field

The newest class of Gophers includes Libby Halbmaier, Julia Hayes, Hannah Morris, Natasha Schaffer, Emily Stendel, Kayla Vogt, Natalie Windels, and Amira Young.

SDSU Holiday Open Kicks off Season Friday

SDSU Holiday Open Kicks off Season Friday

11/28/2017 - W. Track & Field

Members of the Gopher women's track & field team kick off the 2018 campaign this Friday in Brookings, S.D.

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