Lauren Petersen was named to the Fall Academic All-Mountain West Team for third time.
Lauren Petersen finished 82nd overall at the NCAA West Regional Saturday.
UNLV's cross country team will participate in Saturday's NCAA West Regional hosted by Stanford.
UNLV's Lauren Petersen placed 22nd with time of 22:21.8.
UNLV heads to Fort Collins, Colo., for the 2011 Mountain West Cross Country Championships.
UNLV: Transferred to UNLV after running two years at Cerritos College (Norwalk, Calif.) for both the cross country and track and field teams ... Also attended Whatcom Community College (Bellingham, Wash).
2011 - Cross Country: Ran in six meets, including the Mountain West Conference Championships and NCAA West Regional ... Best 4K time was 15:36 at the Nevada Twilight Classic ... Best 5K time was 19:12.9 at the Aztec Invite ... Best 6K time was 22:37.55 at the Northridge Invitational ... Finished 31st (22:43.7) at the MWC Championships (6K) ... Finished 141st (22:49) at the NCAA Regional (6K).
2011 - Track & Field: Ran in eight outdoor meets, including the Mountain West Conference Outdoor Championships ... Participated in the 800m race (eight times), 1500m race (three times) and 4x400m relay (four times) ... Fastest 800m race time was 2:11.08 at the Baldy Castillo Invitational ... Fastest 1500 race time was 4:38.84 at the Beach Invitational ... Fastest 4x400m relay time was 4:03.83 (D) at the UNLV Classic.
2010 - Cross Country: Ran in five meets, including the Mountain West Conference Championships and NCAA West Regional ... Best 5K time was 18:32.1 at the UC Riverside Invitational (Sept. 18 ¬- Riverside, Calif.) ... Best 6K time was 22:53.43 at the NCAA West Regional ... Finished 48th (24:19.8) at the MWC Championships (6K) ... Finished 171st at the NCAA West Regional.
Cerritos Track & Field (2009-10): Helped the team win championships on the state (California Community College Athletic Association), regional (Southern California) and conference (South Coast) levels in 2009 ... Team placed second in both the conference and regional championships and third in the state championships in 2010 ... In 2009, finished 12th in the 1500 meters (5:35.85) at the Southern California Championships and second in the same distance (4:55.94) at the conference championships ... Finished fifth in the 800 meters (2:25.54) at the conference championships ... In 2010, finished seventh (2:15.16) in the 800 meters at the Southern California Championships ... Finished third in both the 800 (2:16.09) and 1500 meters (4:51.68) at the conference championships.
Cerritos Cross Country (2008-09): Helped the team to a South Coast Conference championship in 2008 prior to finishing sixth at the Southern California Championships and fifth at the state championships ... In 2008, finished 27th (19:02.86) at the state championships, 39th (19:22.59) at the Southern California Championships and 15th (20:06) at the conference championships.
High School: A graduate of Squalicum HS in Bellingham, Wash. ... Lettered in both track & field and cross country ... Specialized in the 800 (2:25) and 1600 meters (5:37) ... Helped the cross country team to the state championship her junior and sophomore years ... Team finished second at the state championships her senior year and placed third during her freshman campaign.
Personal: Alison Marie Bartosch was born on July 28, 1988, in Bellingham, Wash. ... The daughter of Mike and Leslie Bartosch ... Has one sister, Emily ... Majoring in health education.