Wyoming looking for strong statement facing league schools
2012-13 Indoor: Earned a career-best 10:05.02 in the 3,000-meter run for fourth place at the Husker Invitational ... achieved 10th place in the 5,000-meter at the MW Championships in 18:12.38 and placed 28th in the 3,000-meter in 10:42.69 ... ran a 10:18.35 in the 3,000-meter at the Holiday Inn Invite for second place ... competed in the mile run for 12th place at the Air Force Invite in 5:19.48 ... earned a 17:49.81 in the 5,000-meter run at the Husky Classic. Outdoor: Competed at the MW Championships, placing eighth in the 3,000-meter steeplechase in 11:09.73 and 14th in the 5,000-meter in 18:20.52 ... placed first in the 3000-meter steeple in 11:12.66 at the Jack Christiansen Invite ... ran a 10:51.04 in the 3,000-meter steeple for seventh place at the Mt. SAC Relays ... earned a career-best 10:22.75 in the 3,000-meter run for fifth place at the Nebraska Quad ... registered an 11:37.33 in the 3,000-meter steeple at the Fum McGraw Quad for first place ... opened the outdoor season with a second-place finish in the 1,500-meter run in 4:57.77 at the Tom Benich Invite ... named Academic All-MW and a MW Scholar Athlete.
Abi had a strong indoor season by placing 11th in the 5,000-meter at the MW meet and also competed in the 3,000-meter ... placed third at the Husker Invite in the 5,000-meter and came in fifth in the mile run at the Air Force Invite ... helped the distance medley relay to first place at the AF Invite ... her outdoor season was highlighted by a third-place finish in the 3,000-meter steeplechase at San Francisco State and first place in the same event at the Tom Benich Invite ... came in fifth in the 1,500-meter at the Snowball Meet and placed ninth in the 3,000-meter steeplechase at the MW Championships.
Black Hills State
Bever attended Black Hills State University in Spearfish, S.D., for two years ... named All-Conference in cross country for two years, a six-time NAIA National qualifier between track and cross country and was part of the indoor distance medley relay team that received All-America honors.
Bever was an All-State competitor in cross country in 2007 and 2008 and 2009 ... was a state placer in the 1,600- and 3,200-meter runs at the Wyoming High School State Track Championships ... earned letters all four years in cross country, indoor and outdoor track.
Born Sept. 27 at Hill Air Force Base in Ogden, Utah, to John and Kris Bever ... has two sisters, Alyssa and Amanda ... majoring in English and has aspirations of becoming a teacher.
Bever's Bests: Indoor
Mile run - 5:17.71 (2012)
3000m run - 10:05.02 (2013)
5000m run - 17:33.63 (2012)(No. 8 UW all-time mark)
1500m run - 4:49.22 (2012)
3000m run - 10:22.75 (2013)
3000m steeple - 10:48.66 (2012)(No.2 UW all-time mark)
5000m run - 18:16.45 (2012)