2013 Outdoor Track
Posted her career-best time in the 800-meter race at the Southern Conference Championships (April 20-21) with a time of 2:36.63 … Added her top time in the 1,500-meter race at the Raleigh Relays (March 29-30), clocking in at 5:23.62.
2012-13 Indoor Track
Posted her top career-time in the mile, 3,000-meter, 5,000-meter and 800-meter races … Turned in a time of 5:55.06 in the mile race at the Clemson Tiger Paw Invitational (Feb. 8-9) … Tallied a time of 11:42.05 in the 3,000-meter distance at the Wake Forest Invitational (Jan. 19)… Added a 21:30.28 time in the 5,000-meter race at the Hokie Invitational (Jan. 25-26) … Capped her season with a career-best time of 2:36.63 in the 800-meter race at the Southern Conference Championships (Feb. 23-24).
2012 Cross Country
Posted a career-best time of 20:10.35 in the 5,000-meter distance at the Southern Conference Championships (Oct.27) … In her first try at the 6,000-meter distance, posted a career-best time of 25:24.20 at the Pre-Nationals (Oct. 13) in Louisville … Finished 15th at the Elon Invitational (Sept. 15) with a time of 21:07.
Ran at Leesville Road High School in Raleigh, N.C. for coaches Mark McLamb and Matt Cross … was a four year letterman in cross country … lettered one year in indoor track and two years in outdoor track … was the captain for her cross country and track teams … also participated in junior varsity soccer for two years under head coach Ashley Riggs.
Meredith Lian Hicks … born in China …daughter of Steve and Mary Hicks … has two brothers, Scott and David… majoring in nutrition.
5k: 20:10.35 (Southern Conference Championships -10/27/12)
6k: 25:24.20 (Pre-Nationals - 10/13/12)
800m: 2:36.63 (Southern Conference Championships, Feb. 23-24,2013)
Mile: 5:55.06 (Clemson Tiger Paw Invitational, 2/8/13)
3000m: 11:42.05 (Wake Forest Invitational, 1/19/13)
5000m: 21:30.28 (Hokie Invitational, 1/25/13)
400m: 1:10.85 (Raleighj Relays, 3/2914)
800m: 2:36.63 (SoCon Championships, 4/20/13)
1,500m: 5:23.62 (Raleigh Relays, 3/29/13)