Seidel Wins NCAA 3000m & 5000m Races

Saturday-Sunday, March 12-13, 2016. Results: 3000m | 5000m


2016 D1 Indoor 3,000m run.

Wisconsin Track Online Feature For 2016

From WIAA D3 Champion To D1 NCAA Champion

Notre Dame's Molly Seidel Completes Dream Season For The Irish

Photographs of college running competition by Notre Dame photographers. Used with permission of Notre Dame University

Former University Lake School runner Molly Seidel ended her season in grand style by winning two NCAA D1 Championships.

On Friday, March 11, she won the 5,000m race and then came back on Saturday to win the 3,000m.

The meet was held in Birmingham, Alabama. While a runner at University Lake School Seidel set the WIAA D3 1600m and 3200m records.

Seidel was the 2011-12 National Girls High School Cross Country Runner of the Year. She announced her intention to attend Notre Dame during her senior year at ULS.

Molly Seidel highlights while at Notre Dame:

2015 D1 NCAA Cross Country Champion: DATE: 11/21/15 LOCATION: E.P. Tom Sawyer Park Lousiville, KY HOST: University of Louisville

Where It All Started

Distance runners at University Lake School during the 2011 season. Above L-R: Molly Seidel, Fritz Seidel, Connor Kelly, Jason Marshall, Novell Bryant-Nance, Isabel Seidel, and Coach Brian Borkowski [far right].

Below: Molly Seidel and Coach Brian Borkowski prepare for a two mile run