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Andrea Torske
Andrea Torske

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Rowlett, Texas

High School:
Garland

Experience:
1L



Career Bests
Track
• 800 meters - 2:26.19
• 1,500 meters - 4:40.46
• 3,000 meters - 10:10.42
• 5,000 meters - 17:40.18
• 3,000-meter steeplechase - 10:59.01

Cross Country
• 4 kilometer -14:23.43
• 5 kilometer -17:28.20
• 6 kilometer -21:00.73

Junior (2010-11)
Cross Country
Was the Tide's top finisher at the NCAA Cross Country South Region Championship finishing 32nd with a 6-kilometer personal best of 21:00.73 ... 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.

Indoor Season
Recorded personal-bests in four events which including the 5,000 meters (17:30.03) at the SEC Indoor Championships, 3,000 meters (10:00.78) at the Meyo Invitational, the mile (5:03.17) at the Adidas Classic, and the 800 meters (2:22.13) at the Adidas Classic ... her time was the Tide's best of the season in the 3,000 meters ... finished 12th and 19th in the 5,000 and 3,000 meters at the SEC Championships.

Outdoor Season
Had the team's best time of the season in the 3,000 meters (9:58.79) in her performance at the Tiger Track Classic where she finished third ... finished third in the Spec Towns Invitational 3,000-meter steeplechase (11:05.45) ... finished fourth in the Alabama Relays 5,000 meters (17:39.97) ... finished 13th in the 3,000-meter steeplechase at the SEC Championships with an 11:21.28 finish.

Sophomore (2009-10)
Cross Country
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 5,000 meter races, respectively.

Indoor Season
Finished 12th in the 3,000 meters at the SEC Indoor Championships.

Outdoor Season
Ran primarily the 3,000 meters and 3,000-meter steeplechase ... posted the third fastest 3,000-meter 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 5,000 meters and 3,000-meter steeplechase at the SEC Championships, finishing 16th and 12th, respectively.


Freshman (2008-09)
Cross Country
Competed in six cross country races, scoring in every race for the Tide ... ran consistently as the Nos. 3-4 runner on the team all year ... set a then personal-best in the 5 kilometers by almost 30 seconds at the Crimson Classic running a time of 18:27.56 to place ninth ... ran a then career-best 6-kilometer time of 22:53.86 at the SEC Championships where she placed 52nd.

Indoor Season
Did not compete.

Outdoor Season
Finished ninth in the 3,000-meter steeplechase (11:49.02) at the SEC Outdoor Championships ... posted a then career-best time of 11:21.68 in the 3,000-meter steeplechase to finish eighth at the Florida Relays ... ran times of 2:26.19 and 4:48.00 in the 800 and 1,500 meters, 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.