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2006-07 Women's Track & Field
EVENTS
Sprints
YR.
Fr./Fr./Fr.
HOMETOWN
Fall Creek, Wis.
HIGH SCHOOL (PREV. SCHOOL)
Fall Creek
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2009 (Track and Field): Posted top times indoors of 2:31.34 in the 800m run and 5:38.78 in the mile run ... registered top outdoor times of 2:27.70 in the 800m run and 5:08.41 in the 1,500m run ... an Academic All-League selection during both the indoor and outdoor campaigns ... named to the Horizon League Academic Honor Roll both semesters ... recipient of Arthur Ashe, Jr. Sports Scholar Award.

2008 (Cross Country): Ran in five races for the Crusaders in her second season as a team member ... surpassed previous career-best time in four of the five races ... ran a career-best 21:06 5K at the Notre Dame Invitational ... also broke 22 minutes at the Evansville Invitational and the Horizon League Championships ... earned Horizon League Academic Honor Roll recognition for both the fall and spring semesters.

2008 (Track and Field): Competed in the middle distances for the Crusaders as a sophomore ... was among top Valpo runners indoors in the 800m run (2:29.62, HL Championships) and outdoors in the 800m run (2:31.21, HL Championships) and 1,500m run (5:19.39, Hillsdale Gina Relays) ... also competed indoors in the mile run ... named to Horizon League Academic Honor Roll during both fall 2007 and spring 2008 semesters.

2007 (Cross Country): Competed three times for Valpo ... opened season at Crusader Invitational, covering 5K course in 23:19 ... registered fastest 5K time of year at Notre Dame Invitational, crossing the line in 22:32 ... named to the Horizon League Academic Honor Roll for both the fall 2007 and spring 2008 semesters.

2007 (Track and Field): Ran 11 times for Valparaiso as a freshman ... earned All Mid-Con indoor honors as part of third-place distance medley relay squad ... registered fifth-place finish at Boilermaker Invitational in 400m dash with personal-best time of 1:07.75 ... ran fastest 800m run of outdoor campaign at Mid-Con Championship, crossing the line in 2:36.37 ... a member of the Mid-Con All-Academic team ... named to the Fall 2007 Horizon League Academic Honor Roll.

Prep: A four-year letterwinner in both cross country and track and field for the Crickets ... earned All-Conference honors in cross country in 2004 ... Crickets finished second at Cloverbelt Conference meet in 2004 ... received Honorable Mention All-Conference accolades in 2002 ... member of state champion 4x800m relay team in 2004 and 2006 ... qualified for state track meet in 400m dash in 2004 ... all-conference performer in 400m dash in 2005 ... also played three years of basketball ... a member of National Honor Society.

Personal: Windy is the daughter of Jim and Brenda Rohlik ... major is chemistry ... born May 24, 1988.

2006-07 Women's Track & Field
Randol AlexanderSprintsFr./Fr./Fr.
Ashley BillstromDistanceSr./Sr./Sr.
Amanda BodySprints/JumpsSo./So./So.
Alyssa BradfordDistanceFr./Fr./Fr.
Rachael ButtonDistanceJr./So./So.
Sara ChristensenHurdles/Sprints/JumpsFr./Fr./Fr.
Brittany EdwardsSprints/JumpsFr./Fr./Fr.
Julie FlowersThrowsSo./So./So.
Lindsey GilmanMultisFr./Fr./Fr.
Carissa HeinoldJumps/SprintsJr./Jr./Jr.
Rachel HowellDistanceFr./Fr./Fr.
Amanda HyttelThrowsSr./Jr./Jr.
Patricia KlothSprintsJr./Jr./Jr.
Katie KrieterDistanceFr./Fr./Fr.
Lakisha LaneSprints/HurdlesFr./Fr./Fr.
Emilie MarsicekThrowsSr./Jr./Jr.
Lauren McLaughlinDistanceJr./So./So.
Sagan NewhamThrowsFr./Fr./Fr.
Danielle NunnellyDistanceSr./Sr./Sr.
Jennifer PlaskotaDistanceSr./Sr./Sr.
Laura RolfDistanceSo./So./So.
Windy Santa CruzSprintsFr./Fr./Fr.
Emily ThompsonDistanceFr./Fr./Fr.
Ini UmanaThrowsFr./Fr./Fr.
Melanie WilsonJumps/Sprints/HurdlesJr./Jr./Jr.
Anna YostDistanceFr./Fr./Fr.
Alicia ZinneckerSprints/Throws/JumpsSr./Sr./Jr.
W Golf Crusader/Jaguar Challenge Valparaiso, Ind. (The Course at Aberdeen)
Apr 13 2nd/6 (657); 5th/6 (692)
M Golf Bluegrass Invitational Lexington, Ky. (University Club Big Blue Course)
Apr 13 t-6th/13 (895)
Softball Cleveland State 6 8 inn.
Apr 13 Valpo 7
W Tennis Valpo 1 Rochester, Mich.
Apr 13 Oakland 6
M Tennis Valpo 1 Notre Dame, Ind.
Apr 13 #12 Notre Dame 6
W Tennis Valpo 0 Chicago, Ill.
Apr 14 Chicago State 7
M Tennis Valpo 7 Homewood, Ill.
Apr 15 Chicago State 0
Baseball Valpo CCD
Apr 15 Toledo
M Track Cougar Invitational River Forest, Ill.
Apr 17 No Team Score
W Track Cougar Invitational River Forest, Ill.
Apr 17 No Team Score
Baseball Valpo 4 Milwaukee, Wis.
Apr 17 Milwaukee 0
M Tennis Youngstown State 1 Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 18 Valpo 6
Baseball Valpo 0 Milwaukee, Wis.
Apr 18 Milwaukee 3
Softball Oakland 3 VU Softball Field
Apr 18 Valpo 11
W Tennis Youngstown State 7 Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 18 Valpo 0
M Golf Wolfpack Spring Open Raleigh, N.C. (Lonnie Poole Golf Course)
Apr 19 CCD
M Track DePaul Invitational Chicago, Ill.
Apr 19 2nd/3 (191)
W Track DePaul Invitational Chicago, Ill.
Apr 19 3rd/5 (82)
W Tennis Cleveland State 7 Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 19 Valpo 0
Softball Oakland 1 VU Softball Field
Apr 19 Valpo 2
Baseball Valpo 0 Milwaukee, Wis.
Apr 19 Milwaukee 5
Softball Oakland 4 8 inn.
Apr 19 Valpo 2
M Tennis Cleveland State 5 Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 19 Valpo 2
M Golf Wolfpack Spring Open Raleigh, N.C. (Lonnie Poole Golf Course)
Apr 20 12th/15 (314)
Baseball Kalamazoo 3 Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 21 Valpo 10
Baseball Ohio Northern 2 Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 22 Valpo 1
Softball Valpo 3 Macomb, Ill.
Apr 22 Western Illinois 1
Softball Valpo 5 Macomb, Ill.
Apr 22 Western Illinois 4
Softball Valpo Notre Dame, Ind.
Apr 24, 5:00 p.m. #21/21 Notre Dame
W Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 25
M Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 25
W Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 25
M Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 25
M Tennis Valpo Ann Arbor, Mich.
Apr 25, 2:00 p.m. UIC
Baseball UIC Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 25, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
M Tennis Valpo Ann Arbor, Mich.
Apr 26, 3:00 p.m. Horizon League Tournament
M Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 26
W Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 26
M Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 26
W Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 26
Baseball UIC Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 26, 12:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball Valpo Dayton, Ohio
Apr 26, 12:00 p.m. Wright State
Softball Valpo Dayton, Ohio
Apr 26, 2:00 p.m. Wright State
M Tennis Valpo Ann Arbor, Mich.
Apr 27, 2:00 p.m. Horizon League Tournament
W Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 27
M Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 27
Softball Valpo Dayton, Ohio
Apr 27, 12:00 p.m. Wright State
Baseball UIC Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 27, 12:00 p.m. Valpo
Baseball Western Michigan Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 29, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball IUPUI VU Softball Field
Apr 29, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball IUPUI VU Softball Field
Apr 29, 5:00 p.m. Valpo
Baseball Chicago State Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 30, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball Valpo Bloomington, Ind.
Apr 30, 3:00 p.m. Indiana (resumption of suspended game)
Softball Valpo Bloomington, Ind.
Apr 30, 4:00 p.m. Indiana
W Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 2
M Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 2
Baseball Oakland Emory G. Bauer Field
May 2, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
M Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 3
W Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 3
Baseball Oakland Emory G. Bauer Field
May 3, 12:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball Valpo Green Bay, Wis.
May 3, 1:00 p.m. Green Bay
Softball Valpo Green Bay, Wis.
May 3, 3:00 p.m. Green Bay