2015 Season: Competed unattached during the indoor and outdoor track & field seasons.
High School: A 2014 graduate of Holy Family Catholic High School • four-time state qualifier in cross country, including a 12th-place finish at the 2013 Minnesota Class A state cross country championship • two-time all-state and three-time all-conference cross country runner • three-time state qualifier, including two appearances in the 4x800m relay with a state runner-up finish at the 2014 Minnesota Class A state track & field championship in a Holy Family school record 9:32.16 • took seventh in the 3,200m at the state meet as a freshman • two-time all-state honoree and four-time all-conference honoree on the track • academic all-state honoree in both cross country and track & field • also a four-year letterwinner and team captain in Nordic skiing in high school.
Personal: Born May 4, 1996 • daughter of Patrick and Lee Anne Eastman • has one younger sister, Maria • mother, Lee Anne, competed in cross country and track & field and the University of Minnesota Duluth • enjoys cooking, Nordic skiing and horseback riding • intends to major in food science.
|Eastman's Indoor Career Bests (2015 Final)|
|Mile||5:17.90 (UA)||Parents Day Invite (2/21/15)|
|3,000m||10:40.06 (UA)||St. Thomas (2/13/15)|
|Eastman's Outdoor Career Bests (2015 Final)|
|1,500m||4:50.16 (UA)||Tommie Twilight (4/29/15)|
|3,000m||10:36.90 (UA)||Janis Rider Invitational (4/25/15)|
|5,000m||18:31.68 (UA)||UW-La Crosse (5/8/15)|
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