Tina Gray

PositionSteeplechase
Height5-5
HometownColorado Springs, Colo.
Prev. SchoolSand Creek HS

Notes:

2005-06: Track: Finished fifth in the mile at the Air Force All-Comers meet ... Finished seventh in he mile at the Joe Davies Invitational ... Finished 11th out of 42 competitors in the mile at the CSM All-Comers meet.

2004-05: Cross Country: Was awarded academic All-RMAC ... Placed seventh in the Rocky Mountain Shootout on Oct. 4 ... Took 17th at the RMAC Cross Country Championships on Oct. 23. Track: Was awarded academic All-RMAC ... Competed at the 2005 Outdoor Track Nationals finishing 11th in the 3,000-meter steeplechase ... Placed fourth in the 3,000 at the Joe Davies Invitational on Jan. 31 ... Placed second in the 5,000 at the Jack Christiansen Invitational on April 23 ... Placed eighth in the 1,500 at the RMAC Outdoor Championships on May 6.

2003-04: Cross Country: Placed ninth at the Wyoming Invitational on Sept. 5... Finished 19th with a time of 22:17 at the Rocky Mountain Shootout on Oct. 4 ... Finished third to help lead UCCS to a first place finish at the Dan Libera Meet on Oct. 11 ... Finished 13th and was the top UCCS runner at the RMAC Championships on Oct. 25 ... Placed 27th at the North Central Championships on Nov. 8. Track: Placed fourth in 3,000-meter steeplechase at the Joe Davies Meet on Jan. 31 ... Placed eighth in the 5,000 at the Indoor RMAC Championships on Feb. 27 ... Took eighth in the 1,500 at the RMAC Outdoor Track Championships on May 7.

2002-03: Cross Country: Finished 14th, posting a time of 16:07 at the Wyoming Invitational on Sept. 6 ... Placed 23rd at the RMAC Cross Country Championships on Oct. 26 ... Placed 30th at the North Central Regional Championships on Nov. 9.

2001-02: Cross Country: Finished second at both the Denver University Invitational and the Dan Libera Invitational ... Followed that by taking 19th at the RMAC Championships and 32nd at Regionals ... Both finishes were second-best for the Mountain Lions. Track:Had the 18th best time in the nation, and second fastest in school history, in the 3,000-meter steeplechase ... Took second in that event at the RMAC Outdoor Championships and sixth in the 1,500 ... Named All-RMAC ... Qualified provisionally for nationals in outdoor track and field ... Was a member of the 3.2 GPA club ...

Pre UCCS Notes:

Class valedictorian at Sand Creek High School ... Cross country and track MVP ... Ran a 19:35 5K in high school ... Won the DAR Good Citizen Award.

Personal Notes:

Majoring in Mathematics ... Has a younger brother, James ... Parents are Rodger and Toshiko Gray ... Born Feb. 18, 1983.

Stories featuring Tina Gray

February 25, 2006RMAC Indoor Championships ConcludeThe 3,000-meter run featured 30 Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference runners. However, Shannon Payne and Sarah Shepard outpaced and outran the rest of the field en route to fourth and fifth place finishes, respectively.
February 24, 2006Lund Finishes Seventh at RMAC Indoor ChampionshipsSenior Megan Lund competed with the best the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference had to offer Friday in Chadron, Neb., and the junior from Basalt, Colo., shined.
January 21, 2006Gray Leads UCCS Women in GoldenTina Gray finished seventh in the mile run as the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs women's track team earned 11 team points at the Joe Davies Invitational in Golden, Colo., on Saturday.
January 13, 2006UCCS Begins Indoor Track SeasonShannon Payne finished second in the 3,000-meters as the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs kicked off the 2006 indoor track season Friday at the Air Force All-Comers Meet.
November 20, 2005Two UCCS Runners Named All-AmericanShannon Payne and Sarah Shepard were both named All-American at the NCAA Division II Cross Country Championships Saturday at Pomona, Calif.
May 28, 2005Tum Wins 1500 at NationalsThe University of Colorado at Colorado Springs track team put the finishing touches on a fabulous weekend Saturday evening in Abilene, Texas.
May 27, 2005Tum ready for double dip on SaturdayMoses Tum will be very busy tomorrow.
May 26, 2005Track Shines Bright at Day 1 of NationalsThe University of Colorado at Colorado Springs track team sent a school record seven athletes to the 2005 NCAA Div II Outdoor Track & Field Championships in Abilene, Texas. All seven of the Mountain Lions competed well on Thursday.
May 17, 2005Seven Mountain Lions Qualify for NationalsA school-record seven University of Colorado at Colorado Springs athletes qualified to compete at the NCAA Division II National Outdoor Track and Field Championships. The final entry list was released by the NCAA on Tuesday.
May 10, 2005Outdoor RMAC Day 2University of Colorado at Colorado Springs wrapped up its final day at the Rocky Mountain Athletic Championships with even more fine performances.
May 9, 2005Outdoor RMACThe University of Colorado Springs women's track team had several good performances on its first day of competition at the 2005 Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Outdoor Track Meet in Alamosa.
April 23, 2005Fast times in Fort Collins bode well for stretch runThe University of Colorado at Colorado Springs mile relay team set a new school record as the Mountain Lions competed at the Jack Christiansen Invitational in Fort Collins, Colo., on Saturday.
April 15, 2005Shepard, Gray Shine at Mt. SacSarah Shepard and Tina Gray were the top Division II finishers in the 3000-meter steeplechase Friday as a handful of University of Colorado at Colorado Springs athletes competed at the prestigious Mt. Sac Relays in Walnut, Calif.
April 9, 2005Women's Track Goes Extra Mile at CCUniversity of Colorado at Colorado Springs runners claimed four of the top six spots in the mile run as the Mountain Lions competed at the Colorado College Invitational on Saturday.
March 12, 2005Outdoor season starts with photo finishNothing like a photo finish to jazz up the start of the outdoor track season.
February 27, 2005Payne Takes Third at RMAC ChampionshipsShannon Payne took third place in the women's 5,000-meter run this past weekend at the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Indoor Track & Field Championships, the best finish by a Mountain Lion runner at the meet.
February 20, 2005Women Edit Track Record BookUniversity of Colorado at Colorado Springs track coach Graeme Badger needed a big eraser when he edited the school's record book following Friday's Don Barrett/Air Force Open.
February 11, 2005Three Lions Earn Provisional TimesWhen all three of your runners beat your conference's previous best time, it qualifies as a successful race. That being the case, the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs women's 5,000-meter runners had a very successful race Friday at the Iowa State University Invitational at Ames, Iowa.
January 29, 2005Team Effort Leads UCCS to Fourth at Davies InvitationalEvery member of the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs women's track team that competed at the Joe Davies Invitational in Golden, Colo., Saturday scored at least one team point.
January 22, 2005Payne Earnes Provisional TimeShannon Payne earned a provisional qualifying time for nationals and the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs sprinters made a good showing at the Air Force Invitational on Friday and Saturday.
January 20, 2005Gray Named Runner of the WeekUniversity of Colorado at Colorado Springs senior Tina Gray was named the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference's woman Runner of the Week, the conference announced Wednesday.
January 15, 2005Gray, Payne Give UCCS Strong Start to 2005 SeasonThe University of Colorado at Colorado Springs women's track team made an auspicious debut to the 2005 indoor season Saturday by taking the top two spots in the 3,000-meter run at the Air Force All Comers Meet.
November 23, 2004Women's Cross Country Takes 16th at NationalsThe University of Colorado at Colorado Springs women's cross country team finished 16th at nationals Saturday. Considering what they went through to get there, the Mountain Lions' season was nothing short of amazing.
November 15, 2004Cross country teams brace for nationalsFor the first time in university of Colorado at Colorado Springs history, both the men’s and women’s cross country teams will compete at the NCAA Division II National Cross Country Championship.
November 6, 2004Women's Cross Country Qualifies for NationalsShannon Payne, Tina Gray and Sarah Shepard were each among the top 21 finishers as the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs qualified for nationals with a fourth-place showing Saturday at the NCAA Division II North Central Regional Cross Country Meet at Vermillion, S.D.
October 23, 2004Teamwork Lifts Lions to Third at RMAC ChampionshipsOn the surface, the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs women's cross country team's third-place finish at the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Championships presented a contradiction a team effort in what is usually considered an individual sport.
October 2, 2004UCCS Knocks Off Regional Rival at Boulder MeetThe University of Colorado at Colorado Springs women's cross country team scored an important victory towards its regional aspirations at the Rocky Mountain Shootout Saturday in Boulder, Colo.
September 18, 2004Women Take Fifth Place at Nebraska MeetSarah Shepard took sixth in the College Division to lead the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs women's cross country team to a fifth-place finish Saturday at the Woody Greeno Invitational at Lincoln, Neb.
September 3, 2004Shepard Leads Women's Cross Country to Fourth-Place FinishSarah Shepard led the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs women's cross country team to a fourth-place finish at the Division I-laden Wyoming Invitational on Friday.
June 2, 2004Gray named All-American for second straight yearTina Gray was named All-American for the second consecutive year, the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs announced Wednesday.
May 27, 2004Gray advances to finals at national championshipsTina Gray qualified for the finals in the women's 3000-meter steeplechase at the NCAA Division II Outdoor Track and Field Championships Thursday by finishing ninth in the preliminaries.
May 18, 2004Five Lions qualify for nationalsThree Colorado Springs natives were among the school-record five athletes that earned the right to represent the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs at the NCAA Division II National Outdoor Track and Field Championships, which will be held from May 27-29 at Walnut, Calif.
May 9, 2004Women's track beats the heatThe CU-Colorado Springs Men's and Women's Track teams are accustomed to racing in tough conditions, but the RMAC Championships took it to a new level.
April 24, 2004Final tuneup successful for women's trackSaturday, April 24, Colorado State University hosted the Jack Christiansen Invitational where the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs women's track team competed in their last outdoor meet of the regular season.
April 16, 2004Women go 3-for-3 at Mt. SacThe University of Colorado at Colorado Springs women's track team went 3-for-3 Friday at the Mt. Sac Relays at Walnut, Calif. Sophomore Ashley Birger, freshman Sarah Shepard and junior Tina Gray all ran the 3,000-meter steeplechase for the Mountain Lions, and all three earned provisional qualifying times for nationals.
April 3, 2004Smith posts nation's third-fastest timeThe 2004 Tom Benich Classic was held Saturday, April 3rd at University of Northern Colorado's Nottingham Field in Greeley, Colorado. With nationals about one month away, it would prove to be a definitive point in the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs women's outdoor track season.
February 28, 2004Women's team has solid performance at RMAC ChampionshipsThe Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference (RMAC) held its indoor conference track meet last weekend at the Colorado School of Mines in Golden, CO. With a limited track and field program, the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs Mountain Lions look towards individual performances for distinction rather than overall team scores.
January 24, 2004Gray shines amid officials' confusionThere was considerable confusion after the women's 5,000 meters at the Air Force Open Saturday. That Colorado State's Colleen Blair had won was beyond dispute. What was a problem, though, was the lap count for the rest of the field.
January 17, 2004Mountain Lions up to speed in warm-up meetAt the Air Force Academy's All Comers Track meet on Saturday, only a few of the CU Colorado Springs women's track team competed in the first unofficial meet of the season.
November 8, 2003Nationally-Ranked Women's Team Beaten at RegionalsRanked in the Top-10 throughout the season, the women's cross country team at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs won't even have the chance to validate that ranking. That's because they won't be competing at the national meet.
November 2, 2003Cross Country Teams Brace for RegionalsOn Saturday, the men's and women's cross country teams from the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs will either compete in their final meet of the season, or earn the right to race one more time at the NCAA Division II National Championships.
October 25, 2003Women's Team Takes Third at RMAC ChampionshipsThe University of Colorado at Colorado Springs women's cross country team, currently ranked number seven in the nation, fought for a convincing third place finish at the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Championships on Saturday morning at Cattails Golf Course.
October 14, 2003UCCS Women Win the Dan Libera MeetThe University of Colorado at Colorado Springs women’s cross country team claimed first place, taking five out of the top ten spots, at the Dan Libera Memorial Invitational, which was hosted by the University of Northern Colorado. The Mountain Lions finished with 26 points Senior Kelly Smith led the team by placing second overall. Tina Gray, Megan Lund, Sarah Shepard, and Ashley Birger rounded out the top five for the Mountain Lions.
October 4, 2003Mountain Lions Rewrite Record Book at BoulderThe University of Colorado at Colorado Springs record book is in need of some heavy editing. That's because the women's cross country team just shredded it.
September 13, 2003Mountain Lions Impressive at CCThe University of Colorado at Colorado Springs women's cross country team received exciting news this past week when they discovered that they were ranked eighth nationally. Saturday at the Colorado College Invitational, they proved that the ranking was no fluke.
August 12, 2003A look ahead: men and women's cross countryHaving an All American on the roster is a luxury most teams don’t have. So, when the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs women’s cross country team learned that Sarah Vigil, an All American in 2001, would not be returning to the team for her senior year—it made some people nervous.
August 11, 2003You can't keep an All American downIt's cold and snowing, and you are alone and tired. Mud and ice make cover the trail you know is there, but just can't find. The goal was ten miles for the day, and after thirty minutes and just over four miles, you're heading home.
August 11, 2003You can't keep an All American downIt's cold and snowing, and you are alone and tired. Mud and ice make cover the trail you know is there, but just can't find. The goal was ten miles for the day, and after thirty minutes and just over four miles, you're heading home.
July 29, 20032003 outdoor track season wrap-upFor the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs' 2003 track team, the outdoor season was filled with high expectations. And as they see it, the Mountain Lions turned most of those expectations into reality.
May 29, 20032003 track warp-upFor the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs' 2003 track team, the outdoor season was filled with high expectations. And as they see it, the Mountain Lions turned most of those expectations into reality.
November 25, 20022002 Women's Cross Country Season RecapAt the end of the 2001 season, the women on the cross country team made a promise to each other. They promised that next year there would be no heartbreak, no sorrow, and no letdowns. This promise was made after they realized that they missed qualifying for nationals by four points at their regional meet.
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