From October issue of Commodore Nation
Anderson paces Commodores
Dores finish 15th in Tuscaloosa
Orders paces Commodores in Tuscaloosa
Women's teams head to Alabama and Wisconsin
October 30, 2013
September 26, 2013
September 18, 2013
September 11, 2013
September 8, 2013
Vanderbilt won the 2011 SEC Women's Cross Country Championship.
Pictures from Wisconsin Adidas Invitational 10/14. Women's XC placed 2nd in a field of 44 schools. (Photos by Mike Scott)
The women's cross country team brought a camera along on one of their runs.
Daughter of Mark and Ann Orders. Sister to Mary (17) and Sarah (19).
Cross Country Personal Bests:
2013 Cross Country: Led the way for the Dores at the Crimson Classic running 17:43.60 over the 4.94K course for 11th overall... Clocked 22:27.15 at the Roy Griak Invitational in the season's first 6K race... Made her season debut at the Commodore Classic running 17:47.19 in the 5K.
2012 Cross Country: Made season debut at the Greater Louisville Classic, finishing 146th in 18:18.7 (5K) ... Ran the 6K circuit at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational in 21:36.9 (234th) ... Finished 74th at the SEC Championships, crossing the line in 22:14.4.
2012 Track: Ran a top indoor 3000 meters time of 9:48.83 at the SEC Championships, her first career sub-10 minute time in the event ... Earned SEC All-Freshman honors in the indoor 3000 meters... Posted her best outdoor 1500 meters time at the Yellow Jacket Invitational (4:44.68) ... Also posted a personal record in the outdoor 3000 meters with a mark of 9:53.05 at the Black & Gold Invitational ... Used a time of 16:48.87 in the outdoor 3000 meters at the Colonial Relay to set another personal record.
2011 Cross Country: Set and broke personal records on a 6K course twice in freshman season ... Finished fifth in scoring for the Dores at the NCAA South Regional to help team win first ever berth to NCAA Championships ... Was 21st overall at NCAA South Regional with a time of 21:26.4 ... Finished sixth for Vanderbilt at the SEC Championship, setting a personal record with a time of 21:18.26 ... Finish 19th at the SEC Championships and was among the first seven freshmen to finish, earning All-Freshman honors ... Finished sixth for Vanderilt at the Wisconsin Adidas Invitational with a time of 21:54, helping team break into the Top-30 rankings at the No. 3 spot ... Finished the Roy Griak Invitational with a time of 22:03, fourth for the Commodores ... Started her college career with a 15th place finish at the Belmont-VU Opener and a time of 14:48.33.
High School (Campolindo): Placed third at the 2010 California State Cross Country meet (Division 3) with a personal best of 17:43 ... Helped team win state cross country championship ... Finished with the 12th ranked performance overall at the State XC meet ... Placed 11th at the prestigious Foot Locker West regional, narrowly missing a spot at the national meet by one place ... Finished ninth last spring (as a junior) in the 3200m at the California state track meet with a personal best of 10:44.89 ... Has progressed from 51st (sophomore year) to 21st (junior) to third (senior) at the state cross country meet.
Women's Cross Country Headlines