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Andrea Torske
Andrea Torske

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Rowlett, Tex.

High School:
Garland

Event:
Distance



All-Time Rank at Alabama:
• Outdoor 3,000m Steeplechase - 3rd

Career Bests:
• 800m - 2:26.19
• 1,500m - 4:40.46
• 3,000m - 10:10.42
• 5,000m - 17:40.18
• 3,000m Steeplechase - 10:59.01
• 4k XC -14:23.43
• 5k XC -17:28.20
• 6k XC -21:00.73

Junior (2010-11)
Was the Tide's top finisher at the NCAA Cross Country South Region Championship finishing 32nd ... was 33rd at the SEC Championships ...came across first for the Tide at the Notre Dame Invitational in 63rd place ... finished fourth at home at the Crimson Classic.

Sophomore (2009-10)
Competed twice during the cross country season. .. finished 25th at the Belmont/VU Opener and 18th at the Crimson Classic posting times of 15:07.92 and 18:38.30 for the 4,000 and 5,000m races, respectively ... ran primarily the 3,000m and 3,000m steeplechase during the track season ... posted the third fastest 3,000m steeplechase time in program history to finish 11th at the Florida relays with a time of 10:59.01 ... competed in the finals of the 5,000m and 3,000m steeplechase at the SEC Championships, finishing 16th and and 12th, respectively ... finished 12th in the 3,000m at the SEC Indoor Championships ...

Freshman (2008-09)
Competed in six cross country races, scoring in every race for the Tide ... ran consistently as the 3-4 runner on the team all year ... set a personal-best in the 5,000m by almost 30 seconds at the Crimson Classic running a time of 18:27.56 to place ninth ... ran a career-best 6,000m time of 22:53.86 at the SEC Championships where she placed 52nd ... did not compete indoors ... finished ninth in the 3,000m steeplechase (11:49.02) at the SEC Outdoor Championships ... posted a career-best time of 11:21.68 in the 3,000m steeplechase to finish eighth at the Florida Relays ... ran times of 2:26.19 and 4:48.00 in the 800m and 1,500m, respectively at the War Eagle Invitational.

Prep and Personal
Coached by Lynn Duyck ... named cross country MVP every year from 2004 to 2007 ... All-State Academic in cross country ... named track MVP in 2006 and 2008 ... District Cross Country Champion in 2005, 2006 and 2007 ... District 3,200m Champion 2006-2008 ... District 1,600m Champion from 2005-2008 ... Regional 3,200m Champion in 2007 ... member of National Honor Society and Spanish National Honor Society ... National Merit Semifinalist ... is the daughter of Darryl and Tonya Torske ... majoring in engineering.

     
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