Remarkable team player who consistently played an integral role on the '08 cross country squad, earning all-conference and all-region honors. Determination and dedication continued to guide a focused Tallman to her best track season as wildcat and she is looking to make further strides her senior year.
2009 HIGHLIGHTS - INDOOR - Placed 2nd in the mile at the NYC Gotham Cup; Finished 8th in the 3000m at the Penn State National; Placed 11th in her heat of the mile at the New Balance Collegiate Invitational; Placed 9th in the 5000m and 12th in the 3000m at the Big East Championships; Finished 6th in the 3000m at the ECAC Championships with a pr of 9:34.49
OUTDOOR - Placed 8th in her heat of the 800m and 2nd in the 1500m at the Danny Curran Invitational; Finished 2nd in the 5000m at the Pepsi Florida Relays; Finished 6th in the 3000m at the Penn Relays; Finished 6th in the 5000m at the Big East Championships; Finished 10th in the 5000m in a pr of 16:29.02 at the NCAA East Regional.
PERSONAL: Human Services major ... daughter of Verna and Peter Tallman ... has two sisters, Rebecca and Emma...born 2/18/88.