- Tara Gruber
Tara Gruber

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Flower Mound, Texas

High School:
Marcus HS

Position:
Distance

Experience:
1L



2006: Did not compete in any meets during her first season at UAB.

High School: A four-year letterwinner for Steve Telaneus at Marcus High School ... a 5A Texas state champion in the 1600-meter run ... a member of the distance medley relay team that took first at the Texas Relays ... finished second in 2005 in the 800 meters at the District 8 championships ... took third place in the 3200-meter run at the Texas state championships in 2003 ... a Texas 5A, District 6 Champion in the 3200 meters in 2002 ... named to the Dallas Morning News All-Area Track and Field team ... also a member of the All-Denton County Track and Field Team ... a member of the National Honor Society and a Magnificent Marauder.

Personal: Full name is Tara JoAnn Gruber ... born on June 18, 1987 in Denver, Colo. ... daughter of David and Staci Gruber ... has a younger brother, Timothy and a younger sister, Julia ... majoring in criminal justice.