Marie Muscala
Marie  Muscala

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Minneapolis, Minn.

High School:
Benilde St. Margaret's HS

Position:
Distance

Experience:
High School


02/16/2013

Gophers Win Eight Events, Recognize Seniors at Parents Day Open

Minnesota hosted its final home meet of the season.

2013 Season - Indoor: Finished sixth in the Northwest Open mile with a time of 5:30.46 • season-best 800 meters time came at the Jack Johnson Classic (2:23.80). Outdoor: Best 800 meters time was 2:19.17 at the Musco Twilight.

2012 Season - Indoor: Set a personal best (5:21.44) in the mile run at the Parents Day Open • placed fifth at the Show Case mile run, running 5:28.10. Outdoor: Ran a season-best time of 2:20.05 in the 800 meters at the Tommie Twilight • also competed in the 1,500 at the Hamline Twilight (5:00.62).

2011 Season Indoor:competed in the 1,000 meters at the Minnesota Open and finished in eighth (3:08.25) •ran a 3:08.30 at the Parents' Day Open and finished eighth •competed at the Jack Johnson Classic in the mile run and finished with a time of 5:28.98.

2010 Season - Indoor:Competed in three meets • placed seventh in the mile at the Brooks Classic with a time of 5:27.72.Outdoor:Ran the 800 meters in two meets • placed seventh in the Hamline Twilight with a time of 2:20.95.

2009 Season:Redshirted the indoor and outdoor seasons.

High School:A 2008 graduate of Benilde St. Margaret's High School • high school coaches were Corey Swann and John Porisch • a four-year letterwinner in track and once in soccer • did not compete in cross country • a Minnesota Class A Track & Field Championships competitor in the 1,600 meters as a sophomore • helped soccer team to a fourth-place state finish in 2007 • earned All-North Suburban Conference honors as a forward.

Personal:Born Aug. 23, 1990 • kinesiology major with a minor in nutrition • daughter of Thomas and Susan Muscala • has siblings, Anthony, Lauren and Jason • enjoys biking and swimming.


CAREER BESTS
Event Time (All-Time Rank)
Meet
800m, Indoor 2:23.17 MSU Open (1/30/10)
800m, Outdoor 2:19.17 Musco Twilight (4/20/13)
1,500m, Outdoor 5:00.62 Hamline Twilight (4/25/12)
Mile, Indoor 5:21.44 Parents Day (2/18/12)

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