2015 Bearcats

Michaela Freeby | Distance

  • Class Year: Senior
  • Eligibility: Senior
  • Major: Biology
  • Hometown: Milwaukie, Ore.
  • Previous School or College: Rex Putnam HS

Competes in cross country and track and field at Willamette ... Qualified for the NCAA Track and Field Championships in her first three seasons as a Bearcat ... At the 2014 NCAA Division III Championships, Freeby placed 17th in the 3,000-meter steeplechase despite recovering from a leg injury ... Also in 2014, she won the 1,500-meter run at the NWC Championships ... Earned All-America status as a sophomore after placing fourth in the NCAA in the steeplechase with a personal record time of 10:33.34 ... Finished 13th in the nation in the steeplechase as a freshman in 2012 ... Won the Northwest Conference individual title in the steeplechase in 2012 and 2013 ... Named West Region Athlete of the Year in cross country in 2013 after winning the West Regional title ... Received All-America status after taking eighth place at the 2013 NCAA Cross Country Championships ... Placed second in the West Region in cross country in 2014 and was ninth in 2011 and 2012 ... Was a four-sport athlete and member of the National Honor Society at Rex Putnam High School ... Majoring in Biology with a minor in German at Willamette ... Daughter of Jesse and Rose Freeby.

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