SignUp
Greenwood was the 2008 NCAA DII champion in the 1,500-meters.
Greenwood qualifies for US Olympic Marathon Trials
Text smallerText larger
Updated: Saturday 10/22/2013 09:46:08 (ET)
by Jayson Hajdu, UND Athletic Media Relations
Send this article to a friend Print RSS Shop

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Former University of North Dakota All-American Heidi (Evans) Greenwood qualified for the U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials on Sunday at the Columbus Marathon.

Greenwood ran a personal-best time of 2:42.08 to place second in the women's race, meeting the U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials 'B' standard in the process. More than 2,400 women took part in Sunday's race.

A four-time All-American, Greenwood graduated from UND in 2008 after winning the NCAA Division II outdoor national championship in the 1,500-meters. She also garnered All-American honors in the indoor 800-meters and in cross country and was the 2007 North Central Conference Athlete of the Meet.

Greenwood, a native of Roseau, Minn., was also a four-year letterwinner for the UND volleyball team.

Upon graduating, Greenwood received an NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship.

The date and location of the U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials have yet to be determined.

Another efficient hitting night produces road win
DES MOINES, Iowa-- Visiting North Dakota displayed an efficient offensive attack in an impressive 26-24, 25-17, 25-12 sweep of host Drake Tuesday evening. UND (2-2) edged out a close first set... MORE
Drake trip precedes UND Classic, home opener
North Dakota heads to Drake on Tuesday night then hosts the UND Classic this weekend at the Betty Engelstad Sioux Center to open the home schedule. UND is 1-2 after the opening weekend at the... MORE
Rebranded radio network, on-air talent return
GRAND FORKS, N.D. – The University of North Dakota Athletics Department announced on Tuesday it has signed a two-year contract with Home of Economy, making it the first-ever corporate sponsor of... MORE
Green Bay strikes down UND
The University of North Dakota soccer team came across a white-hot offense in Green Bay on Sunday afternoon, as the Green Bay Phoenix used six goals to defeat UND, 6-0, at Santaga Stadium. MORE
GW wins team title with sweep of UND Saturday
WASHINGTON, D.C.-- George Washington University won the team title at its home tournament, dispatching North Dakota 25-20, 25-17, 25-20 Saturday afternoon. MORE

advertisement