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  Alicia Craig
Alicia Craig

Player Profile

Gillette, WY

High School:
Campbell County HS


Stanford: The two-time defending NCAA champion and the NCAA record holder in the 10,000 meters will be seeking her fourth consecutive cross country All-American honor ... A major contender for the NCAA individual title.

2003 Cross Country Season (Junior): The NCAA West Regional Cross Country Athlete of the Year ... Named All-American for the third consecutive year after finishing sixth at the NCAA Championship ... Helped Stanford win the NCAA team title ... Winner of the Stanford Block "S" Outstanding Female Junior Award - presented to the most outstanding female Stanford athlete of the junior class ... Won three races, placed second once, and finished sixth (twice) ... The NCAA West Regional champion for the second consecutive year ... The Pre-NCAA and Stanford Invitational champion ... ... Finished second at the Pac-10 Championship ... A first team All Pac-10 selection.

2002 Cross Country Season (Sophomore): Had a banner year, finishing third individually at the NCAA Championships to earn her second consecutive All-America honor and lead the team to an NCAA Runner-up finish ... Named the Pac-10 and West Region Athlete of the Year ... Won the NCAA West Regional and the Fullerton Season Opener ... Had a pair of second place finishes at the Pre-NCAA Meet White race and the Stanford Invitational (6000 meters) ... Placed third at the Notre Dame Invitational ... Finished no lower than fourth in any race in 2002 ... Honda Award finalist for cross country.

2001 Cross County Season (Freshman): Named All-American after finishing 28th at the NCAA Championships ... Stanford's second runner at the NCAA's ... Four Top 10 finishes ... Finished fourth at the NCAA West Regional and fifth at the Pac-10 Championships after placing third at the Pre-NCAA Meet Silver Race ... The Stanford Invitational short course champion.

2004 Track & Field Season (Sophomore): The all-time NCAA record holder in the 10,000 meters with a time of 32:19.97 ... Set the collegiate, Pac-10 and Stanford record in the 10,000 meters at the Cardinal Invitational ... The NCAA champion in the 10,000 meters forthe second consecutive year ... Successfully defended her national title in the 10,000 meters with a time of 33:58.27, a University of Texas Mike Meyers Stadium record ... The Pac-10 champion in the 10,000 meters for the second straight season ... Finished second in the 5000 meters at the Pac-10 Championship ... Ran a season-best of 15:31.15 in the 5000 meters at the Mt. SAC Relays ... Competed in the 10,000 meters at the U.S. Olympic Trials ... The NCAA indoor championship runner-up in the 5000 meters with a time of 15:45.08, the second-best performance in Stanford history ... Ran an NCAA indoor championship automatic qualifying time of 9:14.72 in the 3000 meters ... Named All-American in the 5000 meters indoors and the 10,000 meters outdoors.

2003 Track & Field Season (Freshman): The NCAA and Pac-10 Champion in the 10,000 meters ... Broke a 21-year-old school record in the 10,000 meters at the NCAA Championships with a time of 32:40.03 ... The old record was 33:06.09 by Kim Schnurpfeil in 1982 ... Established a career best, freshman school record, and the second fastest time in school history in the 5000 meters with a time of 15:25.75 at the Mt. SAC Relays ... Her time was also the fifth fastest ever in NCAA history ... Finished second at the Pac-10 Championships and third at the NCAA West Regionals in the 5000 meters ... Placed fifth in the 5000 meters at the U.S. National Championships ... Gained All-America honors with a third place finish in the 5000 meters and an eighth place showing in the 3000 meters at the NCAA Indoor Championships ... Set the indoor school record in the 5000 meters with a time of 15:43.04 ... Won the 5000 meters and anchored the winning distance medley relay at the MPSF Indoor Championships ... Ran 4:44.50 in the mile and 9:07.88 in the 3000 meters indoors, the third fastest time ever at Stanford.

2002 Track & Field Season: Redshirted outdoors and indoors.

High School: A two-time state champion, two-time All-American and four-time All-State performer in cross country while a student at Campbell County High School ... The 2000 Footlocker West Regional champion ... Represented the United States at the World Junior Cross Country Championships in Belgium in March of 2001 and was the top American finisher ... Finished third at the USA Junior Nationals in Portland during her senior season ... Placed third at the 1999 Footlocker Nationals in Orlando, FL ... In track, a five-time All-American and four-time all-state performer ... The National Scholastic mile champion during her junior season ... Finished second in the National Indoor Scholastic Meet during her junior and senior seasons ... The Golden West Invitational mile champion in 2001 ... Won Arcadia Invitational titles in the mile in 2000 and 2001 ... Also played point guard on the basketball team for four years ... U.S. Army Scholar-Athlete for the state of Wyoming.

Cardinal Catalogue: Sociology major ... A 2002 and 2003 Pac-10 All-Academic and Academic All-American in cross country ... A three-time (2002, 2003, 2004) Pac-10 All-Academic track and field selection ... Parents are Dave and Sally Craig

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