Lettered three years in Cross Country as a captain and four years in indoor and outdoor track under Head Coach Gerald Singer at Mandeville High School ... Named First Team All-District and All-Metro in 2008 ... Member of 2009 Cross Country district champions . . . won 2007 Cross Country team most improved award ... won 2008 Cross Country team coaches award ... Member of 2009 Louisiana Academic All-State composite team for Track and Field ... finished the 2011 Boston Marathon in 3 hours 24 min ... Finished the 2010 Mardi Gras Marathon in 3 hours 27 minutes 40 seconds.
Born on Sept. 4, 1990 ... Daughter of Dennis and Diane Derbins, father attended LSU ... Has a sister, Pam, who attended LSU . . . Graduated High School with honors, Mu Alpha Theta.