Events: Mile (5:32.93), 3000M (11:00.76), 3,000S (11:56.56)
2018 SEC Academic Honor Roll
2018 OUTDOOR (FRESHMAN)
Clocked a personal best of 11:56.56 in the 3,000 meter steeplechase at the LSU Alumni Gold to place sixth.
2018 INDOOR (FRESHMAN)
Registered a personal best mile time of 5:32.93 at the LSU Twilight to place sixth ... finished ninth in the 3,000 meter run at the LSU Bayou Bengal event with a time of 11:00.76 ... finished 15th with a mile run of 5:44.47 at the LSU Purple Tiger meet.
Did not compete for the Lady Tigers during her true freshman season in 2017 ... Received a redshirt during both the indoor and outdoor seasons to preserve her freshman year of eligibility.
PRIOR TO LSU
A member of the cross country and track and field teams at Conant High School in Illinois … Set a personal-best three-mile time in her senior season at the Sterling Invitational as she recorded a time of 19 minutes, 22.4 seconds … Placed seventh at the Minooka Flight Invitational with a time of 20:40.00 in her junior cross country season … On the track, placed second in the two-mile at the Conant Girls Twilight Invitational with a time of 11:59.00 during her senior season.
Full name is Heather Eileen Cizek … Born on Nov. 7, 1997 … Parents are Brian and Julie Cizek … Has one younger brother named Connor … An honor roll student upon graduating high school … A member of National Honor Society in high school … Plans to major in natural resource ecology at LSU.