Qualified for NCAA West Preliminaries in the 5,000-meter run ... earned All-Mountain West honors for second-place finish in the 3,000-meter steeplechase ... also finished sixth in the 5,000-meters at conference championships ... picked up wins in the 1,500-meter run at TCU Invitational and Spec Towns Invite ... won 3,000-meter steeplechase at Bobby Lane Invitational.
Earned All-MWC honors in the mile, finishing third at the conference championships ... took eighth place in the 3,000-meter run at the MWC Championships ... finished third in the 3,000-meter run at the Razorback Invitational.
2011 Cross Country
Competed in five of six team competitions for the Horned Frogs ... second among the TCU contingent at the South Central Regional, finishing 32nd... took 19that the MWC Championships ... posted a season-best finish of sixth at the UNT Metroplex Opener ... finished seventh at the UT-Arlington Mav's Challenge.
In Outdoor, competed in the 1500M, 3000M and 5000M... Set a personal record in the 1500M (4:38.95) en route to an eighth place finish at the Tom Jones Memorial Invitational... Placed 10th in the 1500M and 15th in the 5000M at the MWC Championships... Finished eighth in the 1500M at the Texas Relays... Finished second in the 1500M and seventh in the 5000M at the Michael Johnson Classic... Placed sixth in the 3000M at both the Tom Jones Memorial Invitational and the Horned Frog Invitational... Gained recognition as a member of the Academic All-Mountain West team and grabbed MWC Scholar-Athlete honors... In Indoor, competed in the Mile, 3,000M, 5,000M and Distance Medley Relay... Finished fourth in the MWC Championships in the Distance Medley Relay... Placed fourth in the 5000M at the Texas A&M Reveille... Finished eighth in the 3000M at the Tyson Invitational.
2010 Cross Country
Appeared in all six meets for the Frogs ... her highest finish was for 12th place at the UTA Season Opener in the women's two mile ... finished in 21st place at the Bear Twilight Invitational ... registered a 35th place performance at the hostoric Cowboy Jamboree ... was 53rd at the MWC Championships and 71st at the South Central Regional.
Was a key contributor in the distance events during the indoor and outdoor season's ... Dawson competed at the conference championships in the women's 3,000 meters, finishing 19th overall ... Also saw action at the Texas A&M Reveille, crossing the finish line in sixth-place in the women's 5,000 meters ... Dawson was also a key contributor on the women's distance medley that placed fourth at the MWC Indoor Championships ... During the outdoor season, Dawson finished fifth in the 1,500 meters at the Texas Invitational ... Her top-showing in the event was a runner-up performance at the TCU Invitational ... Placed in the top 10 at the MWC Championships in the 1,500 ... Overall, she placed in the top 10 at six different meets.
During the indoor season, Dawson gained valuable experience competing at the conference championships in the 3,000 meters ... Claimed fourth-place honors in the mile run at the Texas Tech Invite ... Mainly competed in the 1,500 meters during the outdoor season, crossing the finish line in fourth-place at both the Horned Frog Invitational and Texas Tech Invite ... Finished third overall in the 5,000 meters at the LSU Relays, clocking a personal-best time of 18:10.23 seconds.
2008 Cross Country
Dawson proved to be a big addition to the cross country lineup in 2008, finishing third at the North Texas Opener with a time of 11:50.86 ... Overall, she finished in the top-3 runners for TCU in every race this fall ... Closed out her freshman season by placing 35th overall at the South Central Regional with a 6K time of 22:08.1 ... Placed second amongst TCU runners at the MWC Championships, clocking a time of 23:13 to place 38th overall.
Keller High School
Dawson comes to TCU following a solid career at Keller High School in Keller, Texas ... Dawson earned letters in both track and field and cross country ... A cross country all-state selection in 2006, she posted a top-time of 5:17.00 in the mile and 11:19.00 in the two-mile.