Lady Bears finish 19th as a team in first trip to national meet since 2009.
Lady Bears returning to national meet for first time since 2009.
Lady Bears have four runners earn All-Region honors.
Bears look to place into top two spots to advance to nationals.
Men's, women's athletes in action on Saturday in Kansas.
2013 Cross Country: Competed in just one race during injury-shortened season...Placed seventh at Bear Twilight Invitational in time of 13:56.5 to be BU's third finisher as Lady Bears claimed team title.
High School: Four-year contributor to Wakeland High School's track and cross country programs...Four-time district winner in cross country with four state top 10 finishes in prep career...Set school records in cross country and on the track in the 1,600 and 3,200-meter events...Claimed six district titles on the track, placing seventh at state at 3,200-meter distance in 2012...Named to second-team All-State in 2009, while a first-team member in 2010-12 for cross country...Member of National Honor Society.
Personal: Full name is Madison Marie Zimmerman...Born May 2, 1995 in Memphis, Tenn....Daughter of Mark and Claire Zimmerman...Major is undecided.