Gladys Kimutai
Gladys Kimutai
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Eldama Ravine, Kenya
Major: Health Sciences, B.S.
Previous School: Kaproprita Girls School

AS A JUNIOR IN 2013: East Coast Conference Female Runner of the Year ... preseason ECC Runner of the Year ... four-time ECC Runner of the Week honoree ... earned All-ECC first team honors ... named to the NCAA All-East Region team ... competed in all seven races ... reset the course record at LIU Post twice in the season - first with a time of 18:03.53 when she won the LIU Post Invitational (Sept. 14) and second with a time of 17:39.37 when she won the ECC Championship (Oct. 27) ... won the NJIT Technology XC Challenge (Oct. 6) with a time of 18:03.46 ... her time at the ECC Championship of 17:39.37 is a career-best 8k ... finished ninth at the NCAA Division II East Regional (Nov. 10) with a time of 23:04.40, just one place shy of advancing to nationals.

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2012: Name East Coast Conference Female Preseason Runner of the Year… a two-time ECC Runner of the Week honoree … earned All-ECC first team honors … named to NCAA All-East Region team … competed in six races … ran a season-best 18:23.0 and finished second on the Highlander XC Invitational (Oct. 7) … won the LIU Post XC Invitational with a time of 18:47 … came in second in the ECC Championships with a time of 18:34.9, just 1.20 seconds behind the ECC Runner of the Year … finished 18th with a 10k time of 22:30.3 at the NCAA East Regional (Nov. 4).

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2011: Named ECC Cross Country Female Rookie of the Year … also named All-ECC first team … finished second at the ECC Championships (Oct. 22) with a time of 18:43.58 … won her first collegiate race at the NJIT Invite (Oct. 9) with a season-best time of 18:21.80.

AT KAPROPRITA GIRLS SCHOOL: Lettered four seasons in cross country.

PERSONAL: Daughter of Jane ... enjoys running, socializing, working, and volunteering ... majoring in health science.

Top 3 Times at NYIT

Year Race Time
2011   NJIT Invite 18:21.80
2012 Highlander XC Invite   18:23.0
2012 ECC Championship 18:34.90