Hometown: Ft. Myers, Fla.
Previous School: Southwest Florida Christian
Opened her collegiate career with a 59th-place finish (22:34.85) at the Winthrop Invitational … Finished 28th in a time of 26:25.8 at the Charlotte Invitational … Finished 141st at the Royals Challenge in a time of 21:38.1, which was nearly a minute faster than her prior season-best … Placed 58th with a time of 22:22.2 at the South Atlantic Conference Championships … Also competed on the women’s track and field squad.
Also lettered in basketball and softball … Member of the National Honor Society and Student Leadership Academy … Named Female Runner of the Season and Most Valuable Runner.
Personal Best Times – High School
• 5,000 Meter Run 22:36.92
Born on Feb. 20, 1995 … Daughter of Tom and Christine Swiersz … Majoring in kinesiology.