Alexandra Phares
Alexandra  Phares


Morgantown, W.Va.

High School:


C-USA Academic Medal Awarded to 40 Herd Student-Athletes

Recipients maintain cumulative grade point average of 3.75 or better


182 Herd Student-Athletes Named to C-USA Honor Roll

Recipients maintain cumulative grade point averages of 3.0 or better


Herd Unable to Claim NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regional

Men and women finish 20th and 26th respectively


Marshall Men Win Evansville Invitational

Cross country completes fall regular season


Whitney Shines Again for Cross Country

Marshall men and women finish Charlotte Invitational

2014: Competed at five events for the Herd with her best time of 19:44 coming at the Cross Country National Invitational (Oct. 17) ... started off the season with a time of 21:07 at the Tommy Evans Invitational (Sept.4) ... at the Asheville Cross Country Carnival she finished with a time of 20:08.47 (Sept. 20) ... she dropped her time to 19:56.50 at the Louisville Classic (Oct.4) ... finished the season with a time of 24:16 at the NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regional at Penn State University (Nov. 14) ... named to the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll. ... received the C-USA Academic Medal for achieving a cumulative GPA of 3.75 or better.

2013:Competed in all six events on the year ... In the first meet for the Herd at the Tommy Evans Invitational (Sept. 5) she ran a 22:11.00 ... At the Commodore Classic (Sept. 14) she ran a time of 20:45.48 ... At the Charlotte Invitational (Sept. 28) she ran a 24:10.1 ... At the Evansville Invitational (Oct. 19) she ran a 20:27.55 ... In the C-USA Cross Country Championships (Nov. 2) she finished with a time of 19:59.93 placing 87th overall ... At the NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regional (Nov. 15) she ran a 23:37 which was fourth best on the team.

2012: Phares ran in all six 2012 fall meets for the Thundering Herd, including the NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regionals (Nov. 9) to close out her season ... At the Evansville Invitational (Sept. 6), she recorded her best finish, 18th, in a time of 19:54.55.