Brittany Morreale
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    Brittany Morreale

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Rancho Palo Verdes, Calif.

    High School:
    Palos Verdes Peninsula

    Height:
    5-3

    Event:
    5000m, 10000m

    JUNIOR (2009): Did not compete for the Falcons...spent the spring semester in Japan as a part of the Academy Exchange Program.

    SOPHOMORE (2008): Improved all-time standing in the outdoor 5000-meter run...moved from fifth to fourth with a time of 17:06.65 at Stanford...that mark is a Sophomore Class record...that time was a 13-second improvement...received the team's Track Athlete of the Week award following that meet...also competed in the 1500-meter run, clocking a time of 4:44.35 at the Louisville Invitational...that was the third-fastest time on the team...led team in the 3000-meter run during the indoor season...clocked a season-best time of 10:38.10 at the Big 12/Mountain West Conference Challenge...ran the leadoff leg of the season-best distance medley relay (12:40.72 (adjusted for altitude) that placed sixth at the conference championships.

    FRESHMAN (2007): Moved into fifth on the Academy's all-time record book with a 5000-meter run time of 17:19.23 at the Oregon Invitational...that mark is a Freshman Class record...won the 5000-meter event at the Military Classic with a meet record time of 19:14...finished second on the team in the 1500-meter run...crossed the finish line of the Jack Christiansen Invitational in 5:02.37 (adjusted for altitude)...won the team's Track Athlete of the Week award once during the outdoor season...led the team in the 3000-meter run during the indoor season...clocked a time of 10:23.85 at the Big 12/MWC Challenge...ran the final leg of the distance medley relay that posted a season-best time of 12:59.30a at the Mountain West Conference championships...clocked the team's second-fastest time in the mile (5:26.20a) at the Air Force Invitational.

    HIGH SCHOOL: Named Most Valuable Player in both cross country and track (2005-06)...also named Most Valuable Captain... finished third at the California state cross country championships in 2004...finished fourth at that meet in 2005...named Captain of the Year and Athlete of the Year in 2006...class valedictorian...graduated with a 4.0 GPA...four-time Scholar-Athlete award recipient.

    PERSONAL: Daughter of Russell and Carla Morreale...nickname is Britt...has one younger sister, Rebekah...majoring in physics and earning a minor in Japanese...future plans include attending pilot training...named a Rhodes Scholar...served as Wing Director of Support, Mission Support Group Deputy Commander and Wing Command Chief...earned a Superintendent's Pin every semester for excellence in military, academic and athletic performance...named an Academy Ace, which recognizes cadets with a 4.0 GPA...member of the Scholars Program...conducted independent research in particle physics...received the Best of the Best award in 2007...hobbies include running, playing the viola, reading and hiking...holds the Freshman and Sophomore Class record in the 5000-meter run...two-time academic all-conference selection for track...member of the Air Force cross country team...named MVP as a sophomore...member of Cadet Squadron 12.

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