Amanda Rudert
Position: Distance/XC
Year: Senior
Hometown: Mount Pleasant, Mich.
High School: Mount Pleasant HS
Amanda Rudert
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Release: 09/14/2006

College—2006: Led the Chippewas in two cross country meets, placing seventh at the Buffalo Stampede (19:12) and fifth at the George Dales Invitational (18:57) … named MAC Scholar-Athlete of the Week (September 29) … Academic All-MAC selection … placed 48th at the MAC meet (22:01) … was in CMU’s top three in five of the seven meets … won the mile in her first collegiate track appearance at the Chippewa Open (5:25.13) … took third in the 3000m at the Toledo Rocket Open (10:34.98) … finished fifth in the 3000m at both the BGSU Quadrangular (10:40.04) and the CMU Triangular (10:49.88) … placed 13th in the 3000m at the Sea Ray Relays (10:46.34). 

2005: Ran in all seven cross country races … twice finished 16th, at the George Dales Invitational (18:48) and the Falcon Invitational (18:41) … placed 44th at the MAC Championships (19:06). 

High School— Earned four letters each in cross country and track … two-time conference champion and state qualifier in cross country … all-region three years … all-state performer twice in track … state qualifier three times … academic all-state in both cross country and track … MHSAA Scholar-Athlete Award finalist … National Honor Society president. 

Career Bests— Cross country (18:41); 1600m (5:27); 3200m (11:40). 

Personal— Parents are Tom and Cindy Rudert … sports a 3.85 GPA as a major in biomedical sciences with a minor in chemistry … a Centralis Scholar in CMU’s Honors Program … member of the Pre-Med and Osteopathic Society.