Stony Brook baseball, Lucy Van Dalen among 12 nominees
CAREER HIGHLIGHTS (updated May 29, 2012) All-American:2010 outdoor track (8th - 1,500); 2010 cross country (6th); 2011 indoor track (3rd - 3,000); 2011 outdoor track (2nd - 1,500); 2012 indoor track (1st - mile). USTFCCCA: 2010 Northeast Cross Country Athlete of the Year;2010-11 &2011-12 Northeast Track Athlete of the Year SCHOOL RECORDS: Outdoors - 800, 1,500, 3,000, 5,000, 4x800 and distance medley; Indoors - 800, 1,000, 1,500, mile, 3,000, 4x800 and distance medley.
2009-10: Indoor: Redshirted. Outdoor: NCAA All-American in the 1500 after finished eighth (4:18.42) at the NCAA Championships ... won the 800 (2:07.25), a new America East record, and 1500 (4:26.90) at the America East Championships (5/2) ... finished second in the 4:17.95 in the 1500 at the Carolina Classic (4/10) ... set a school record in the 3000 (9:17.23) at the Penn Relays (4/23).
2008-09: Indoor: Became the first student-athlete in Stony Brook school history to compete at the NCAA Indoor Championships... named the USTFCCCA Indoor Women's Track Athete of the Year for the Northeast Region... broke three school records... named to the America East All-Conference team and All-Academic team... crossed 14th in the mile at the NCAA Championships (3/13)... won two America East titles, completing the 1,000 meter in 2:84.02 and the mile in 4:45.87... her time in the 1,000 meter was a new America East Championships record... finished first in six of the seven races she competed in... ran season-best times of 2:47.34 in the 1,000 meter at the Metropolitan Championships (1/29), 4:36.71 in the mile at the NYU Last Chance meet (2/27) and 9:26.68 in the 3,000 meter at the Gotham Cup (1/16). Outdoor: Finished ninth in the 1,500-meter at the NCAA Outdoor Championship... named to the America East All-Conference and All-Academic team... finished fourth in the 1,500-meter at the NCAA East Regional (5/30)... won the 800-meter and 4X800-meter relay at the America East Championship (5/3)... won the the 800 at the Quinnipiac Classic (4/8)... won the 1,500-meter at the Swarthmore Invitational (5/11) and the Larry Ellis Invitational (4/17)... took second in the 3,000-meter at the Penn Relays (4/23).
2007-2008: Took second in the mile at the America East Indoor Championships... a member of the 4X800 relay team that finished second at the America East Indoor Championships with a new school-record time of 9:09.12... named to the America East Indoor T&F All-Conference team... set a school record in the mile at the Valentine Invitational, finishing in 4:46.32... finished 28th at the NCAA New England XC Regional... won the mile at the NYU Last Chance Meet in a time of 4:46.50... a member of the distance medley team that took second at the Valentine Invitational... took tenth at the America East XC Championships... named to the America East XC All-Conference team... crossed 10th at the Boston College Invitational.
High School: Four-year letterwinner at Wanganui Collegiate School... competed in the 800-meter and 1,500-meter... received honors in both cross country and track and field.
Personal: Lucy Rose Van Dalen... born November 18, 1988... daughter of Susan and John Van Dalen... sister of Luke, Holly and Josh... majoring in sociology with a minor in child/family studies.