Lindy Long
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    Lindy Long

    Class:
    Sophomore

    Hometown:
    Newnan, Ga.

    High School:
    Landmark Christian

    Height:
    5-5

    Event:
    Distance

    FRESHMAN YEAR | 2013-14: Competed in the 3000-meter run during five meets...recorded a personal-best time of 10:32.09 (adjusted for altitude) at the New Mexico Invitational...won that event in collegiate debut at the Air Force Holiday Open (10:34.78a)...also ran that distance once outdoors, winning the Baldy Castillo Classic in 10:08.66...earned the team's Newcomer of the Week award following that meet.. competed in the 5000-meter run during four meets...recorded career-best times at the indoor (18:20.89a) and outdoor (17:43.46a) Mountain West Championship meets...collected a pair of third-place finishes at the Jack Christiansen Invitational and Ward Haylett Invitational...ran the mile once indoors, finishing fourth at the Air Force Team Challenge in 5:18.32a...competed in the 1500-meter run at the Mt. SAC Relays (4:57.15).

    HIGH SCHOOL: Landmark Christian High School...USATF All-American in cross country...2009 cross country state champion...school record-holder in cross country (5K)...four-time state champion in the 3200-meter run (2009-11-12-13)...also holds the Georgia state and school record in that event...named the Atlanta Track Club's Cross Country Woman of the Year for four straight years (2009-12)...member of the National Honor Society and Beta Club...graduated within the top 10-percent of class.

    PERSONAL: Full name is Lindy Autumn Long...daughter of Dr. James and Lisa Long...has five older siblings, who have all attended a service academy...oldest brothers, Jim (pole vault) and Sam (baseball), both attended Navy and graduated in 2010 and 2011, respectively...brothers Charlie (Class of 2012) and John (Class of 2013) are graduates of Army...older sister, Lainie, is a diver at Air Force and a member of the Class of 2015...majoring in foreign area studies and political science...earning a minor in Spanish...future plans include becoming a pilot...named to the Athletic Director's List...hobbies include reading and cooking...plays the harp...traveled to Honduras on a mission trip over the summer and served as father's dental assistant...member of Cadet Squadron 07.

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