Omaha Cross Country BIO
Alyssa Thavenet
Player Profile:
Alyssa Thavenet 1757316
Position: Athlete
Height: 5'8"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
High School: Pius X
Major: Exercise Science

2016 (Senior)
Ran in five meets for Mavericks…posted a 6K personal best time of 23:57.9 at the NCAA Regional Preview (Oct. 1)…was seventh for the Mavericks with a time of 25:05.7 at the Summit League Championship (Oct. 29).

2015 (Junior)
Competed in five meets for the Mavericks, scoring in one of them…had a 6K personal best time of 24:03.5 at the Bradley Classic (Oct. 16)…had a 5K personal best time of 20:36.10 at the SDSU Classic (Oct. 3)…was seventh for the Mavericks with a 6K time of 25:38.12 at the Summit League Championship (Oct. 31).

2014 (Sophomore)
Ran in one race for the Mavericks, posting a time of 19:03.44 over three miles at the Augustana Twilight (Sept. 5)...a member of the Summit League Academic Honor Roll and a Distinguished Scholar.

2013 (Freshman)
Did not compete.

Before UNO
Was a four-year letter winner in track at Pius X High School… went to the state meet three years in a row for the 4x800 meters… went to state two years in a row in the 800 and 4x400 meter… freshman year was second in state and helped break the school record in the 4x800 meter relay… was part of the state champion 4x800 meter relay as a sophomore and junior… as a junior, helped break the school record in 4x400 meters... was second in the open 800 meters as a sophomore and third as a junior... won the Wendy’s High School Heisman Award… was named academic all-state… also lettered in volleyball senior year… member of the National Honor Society.

Born July 25, 1995… daughter of Sherry and Brad Thavenet… has one brother, Zach… majoring in exercise science.

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