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Maggie Gannon
Position: Distance
Year: Redshirt Senior
Hometown: Burlington, Ill.
High School: Burlington Central
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Margaret Gannon
Release: 08/23/2010

Awards & Honors: 
Big 12 Champion: DMR (2014)
Academic All-Big 12: First Team (2015, 2013, 2012, 2011)
All-Big 12: 1,500m (2013), 1,000m (2013, 2012)
Academic All-Big 12 Cross Country First Team (2013)

Personal Records

800m 2:08.74 2012 Indoor
1000m 2:47.60 2013 Indoor
1500m 4:22.16 2014 Outdoor
Mile 4:43.73 2014 Indoor
3000m 9:41.25 2013 Indoor

Outdoor: Did not compete.

Indoor: Did not compete.

Outdoor: Battled injury over the latter parts of the season … posted a career-best in the 1500m at the Mt. SAC Relays, finishing with a time of 4:22.16 and notching the sixth-best clocking in program history … posted a time of 4:22.51 at the Payton Jordan Invitational … also ran sub-4:25 at the Stanford Invitational, posting a time of 4:24.71 … ran the opening leg of the women’s DMR at the Drake Relays, leading the team to the third-fastest time in program outdoor history at 11:19.29.

Competed in five meets on the indoor slate, focusing on the middle distance events … lowered her PR in the mile four times over the season, cumulating in a 4:43.73 at the Big 12 Indoor Championships to finish fourth and take a spot on the Big 12 podium … her time ranks at No. 8 in program history … ran as a part of the second-fastest women’s DMR in program history at the Big 12 meet, helping the team to a conference title and an overall time of 11:12.31 … won the Big 4 Duals 800m in 2:16.54 … notched five top-five finishes.

Cross Country:
Placed sixth at the Iowa Black and Gold Invite with a time of 14:18.53 ... ran a 22:14 6K at the Roy Griak Invitational ... Iowa State's sixth runner at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational, finishing in 21:18 ... Finished the Big 12 Championship race in 22:25 ... Ran a 21:52 6K at the NCAA Midwest Regional.

Outdoor: Academic All Big-12 First Team ... finished 38th in the 1,500-meter run at the NCAA West Regional in 4:35.98 ... earned All-Big 12 Honors placing third in the 1,500-meter run setting a personal best time at the Big 12 Championships ... ran a personal best time of 4:28.83 in the 1,500-meter run at the Mt. SAC Relays ... earned second place in the 1,500-meter run at the Jim Duncan Invite with a time of 4:38.69 ... finished the 5,000-meter run in 16:58.60 at the Stanford Invite.

Indoor: Placed second in the 1,000-meter run with 2:47.60 at the Big 12 Championship meet ... set a personal best time in the 3,000-meter run in a time of 9:41.29 at the ISU Classic ... clocked a time of 2:59.64 in the 400-meter dash at the New Balance Invite ... finished fifth in the mile run with a time of 4:56.91 at the Bill Bergan Invite ... placed first in the 1,000-meter run a the ISU Open with a time of 2:53.75.

Cross Country: Earned first team Academic All-Big 12 honors ... clocked a time of 22:12.2 at the Big 12 Championships ... won the 1,000-meter run with a time of 2:53.75 at the ISU Open.

Clocked a time of 17:55.40 in the 5,000-meter run at the Big 12 Outdoor Track and Field Championships ... ran a time of 2:15.00 in the 800-meter run, clocked a time of 4:33.13 in the 1,500-meter run at the Mt. SAC Relays.

Indoor: Earned All-Big 12 honors finishing eighth in the 1000-meter run in a personal best 2:50.46 and as a member of the sixth place finishing DMR team at the Big 12 Indoor Championships ... won the 1000-meter run at the ISU Open ... ran a personal-best time in the mile (5:05.37) at the Iowa State Classic.

Cross Country: Earned first-team Academic All-Big 12 honors ... finished 44th at the Big 12 Championships ... placed first at the Drake Fall Classic ... placed 10th at the Iowa Intercollegiate ... finished 65th in the open 6,000-meter race at the Wisconsin Adidas Invitational ... competed at the Roy Griak Invitational.

Outdoor: Redshirted the outdoor season ... competed unattached in the 1,500-meter run at the Kip Janvrin Open

Indoor: Redshirted the indoor season ... competed unattached in the mile run at the NCAA Qualifier (5:05.56), the ISU Classic (5:16.87) and the ISU Open (5:16.96).

Cross Country: Redshirted the cross country season ... competing unattached, finished ninth on the 5,000-meter course (19:32.22) at the Iowa Intercollegiate.

Before Iowa State
As a senior, placed 6th 1500 meter run at Illinois State Track Meet ... placed 6th at the Illinois State Cross Country Meet ... as a junior, placed 8th at the Illinois State Cross Country Meet ... 2nd 1500 meter run...holds personal bests in the 800-meters (2:16) and 1600-meters (5:05).

Born July 26, 1992 ... daughter of Kevin and Peggy Gannon ... earned her bachelor's degree in biochemistry ... graduate student in biochemistry/biophysics.

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