|High School:||Gonzaga Prep|
AS A SENIOR IN 2004-2005: Cross-Country: Raced in seven competitions during the season... best finish was a third-place showing at the Bronco Invitational in a time of 19:38... ran best 4k time of the season at 15:38 in the Stanford Invitational... best 5k time at the Willamette Invitational with a time of 19:06... placed 18th in the West Coast Conference Championships... ran best 6k time 23:34 at the NCAA West Regional placing 132nd... earned All-Academic West Coast Conference honors for the third consecutive year. Track: Competed in two competitions during the season ... Turned in best performance of the season at the Chico Twilight Open, clocking a time of 11:10 to finish sixth in the 3,000-meters ... placed sixth in the 3,000-meters at the Johnny Mathis Invitational with a time of 11:16
AS A JUNIOR IN 2003: Earned first-team all-WCC honors ... finished ninth at the league championships in a time of 18:41 at Crystal Springs ... earned Team Captain Award ... a WCC All-Academic selection ... recorded three top-10 finishes ... finished 10th at the Bronco Invitational, fifth at the Santa Clara Invitational ... ran 18:24.10 at the Willamette Invitational, knocking three seconds from her previous year's time.
AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2002: An honorable mention all-West Coast Conference selection after finishing 11th at the league championships ... registered a season-best time of 18:27.5 at the Willamette Invitational ... finished 13th at the Bronco Invitational with a time of 18:57 at Crystal Springs ... named to the Academic All-WCC honor team.
AS A FRESHMAN IN 2001: Named the West Coast Conference Freshman of the Year ... finished third at the WCC Championships with a season-best 5,000-meter time of 19:03 ... a first-team all-WCC selection ... finished fifth at the Bronco Invitational with a time of 19:05.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2001 graduate of Gonzaga Preparatory in Spokane, Washington... ran for coaches Terry Kelly and Tony Mancione... earned first team all-league honors... member of team that finished second in regionals and fourth in state during the 1999 season... performance best in the 3-mile was 19:34, in the 5K was 19:31, in the 1600 was 5:27, and in the 3200 was 11:37... was the National Honor Society President at Gonzaga Prep... was class Valedictorian and a National Merit Award finalist.
PERSONAL: Born November 12, 1982 in Mountain View, California... parents are Santa Clara alumni David and Ann Bell... has one sister named Shannon, who is a freshman on the Bronco cross country team... enjoys water sports and skiing... major is mechanical engineering.