Blazer student-athletes recognized for having 3.0 GPA or better
AS A JUNIOR (2011)
Indoor: Finished 12th in the mile (5:30.34) at the Niswonger Invitational ... ran a 3:07.18 in the 1,000m at the Tiger Paw Invitational. Outdoor: Placed second in the 3,000-meter steeplechase with a time of 11:37.32, which surpassed the previous meet record of 12:01.87 at the `Southern Invitational ... part of the 4x800-meter relay team that took first (9:09.69) at the Alabama Relays ... finished in the top 10 in the 1,500m (4:54.16) at the Twilight Invitational.
AS A SOPHOMORE (2010)
Indoor: Crossed the line in a personal-record 5:11.68 in the mile at the Conference USA Championships ... posted a time of 5:12.33 in the mile at the Meyo Invitational ... ran to fourth-place finish at the LSU Twilight with a mile time of 5:17.50 ... timed a 3:00.19 in the 1,000m at the Meyo Invitational. Outdoor: Placed seventh in the 3,000m steeplechase at the C-USA Championships with a personal-record time of 10:55.75 ... claimed 13th in the 1,500m at the Alabama Relays after crossing the line in a personal-record 4:45.03 ... recorded a personal-record 2:19.83 in the 800m at the LSU Alumni Gold meet.
AS A FRESHMAN (2009)
Indoor: Finished in 18th place in the mile run (5:24.38) at the Houston Opener ... recorded a season-best time of 5:18.78 in the mile run and finished the 1,000m in 3:01.95 at the Meyo Invitational. Outdoor: Ran to a personal best in the 5,000m run at the Southern Invitational (19:01.84) ... ran a leg of the 4x800m relay that finished fourth (9:29.60) at the Alabama Relays and recorded a season-best 2:20.31 in the 800m run ... placed seventh in the 1,500m at the Ole Miss Invitational (4:44.42) ... timed a 5:01.14 in the 1,500m prelims at the C-USA Championships.
Attended Palatine High School in Palatine, Ill. ... was named all-state in 2007 ... came in 11th at the 2007 state championships ... was the cross country MVP in 2006 and `07 ... was named to three all-conference cross country teams from 2005-07 ... cross country team placed third at state championships in 2005 ... was a member of the track team ... took first place in the 4x800-meter relay at the 2005 state championships ... placed second in the 4x800-meter relay at the state championships in 2006 and 2007 ... track team placed second at state championships in 2006.
Full name is Colleen Johanna Standridge ... born June 28, 1990 at Long Branch, N.J. ... daughter of Greg and Jo-Ann Standridge ... majoring in business.