BALL STATE CAREER NOTES:
- Posted the third-best individual time in program history in the 3000m steeplechase by crossing the finish line in 11:00.17 at the Polytan Invitational (April 20, 2013).
|Cross Country Top Performances||Time (Date)|
|Indoor Top Performances||Time or Mark (Date)|
|800m Run||2:21.84 (2/11/12)|
|Mile Run||5:12.49 (2/15/13)|
|3000m Run||10:02.01 (2/8/13)|
|5000m Run||18:06.60 (2/7/14)|
|Outdoor Top Performances||Time or Mark (Date)|
|800m Run||2:19.48 (4/26/13)|
|1500m Run||4:46.81 (4/21/12)|
|3000m Run||10:32.41 (5/4/12)|
|5000m Run||17:25.87 (4/26/13)|
|3000m Steeplechase||11:00.17 (4/20/13)|
2014 OUTDOOR TRACK & FIELD (Jr.): Competed in seven meets … Academic All-Mid-American Conference … placed 11th at the MAC Outdoor Championships in the 3000m steeplechase with a season-best effort of 11:13.47 … won the 3000m steeplechase at both the Ball State Invitational (April 11) and Hillsdale Classic (May 8) … placed second in the 5000m run at the RedHawk Invitational (April 26) with a season-best time of 18:01.58.
2014 INDOOR TRACK & FIELD (Jr.): Competed in eight meets … Academic All-MAC … placed first in the 5000m run at Tom Hathaway Distance Classic (Feb. 15) with a time of 18:17.75 … posted a career-fast 5000m run time of 18:06.60 one week earlier to place fourth at the Hillsdale Wide-Track Classic (Feb. 8) … turned in a season-best clocking of 10:25.31 in the 3000m run at the Gladstein Invitational (Jan. 24) to place 22nd in the event … member of the 12th-place distance medley relay which turned in a time of 12:34.03 at the MAC Indoor Championships (Feb. 28).
2013 CROSS COUNTRY (Jr.): Competed in all seven meets … Academic All-MAC ... led the Cardinals in six of the team’s seven meets … placed 108th at the NCAA Great Lakes Regional with a career-fast 6K time of 22:40 … Ball State’s top runner at the Mid-American Conference Championships (Nov. 2), placing 42nd overall with a time of 23:01.93 … posted a season-best 5K time of 18:35.35 to place 35th at the Mel Brodt Collegiate Opener (Sept. 7).
2013 OUTDOOR TRACK & FIELD (So.): Competed in six meets … won the 3000m steeplechase race at the Ball State Invitational (April 12) with a time of 11:23.58 … posted a career-fast 3000m steeplechase time of 11:00.17 one week later at the Polytan Invitational (April 20), placing third at the meet … the effort stands as the third-best individual time in program history … turned in career-fast clocking in both the 5000m run (17:25.87) and 800m run (2:19.48) at the Gina Relays (April 26) … won the 5000m run at the season-opening Indiana Wesleyan Polar Bear Invitational with an effort of 17:57.21.
2013 INDOOR TRACK & FIELD (So.): Competed in seven meets … placed 12th in the 3000m run at the Mid-American Conference Championships (Feb. 22-23) with a time of 10:06.66 … tuned in a career-best 3000m run time of 10:02.01 to place fourth at the Hoosier Hills Invitational (Feb. 8) … won the 3000m run (10:23.99) and posted a career-best time of 5:14.79 in the mile run at the IWU Invitational (Jan. 26) … was also a member of the first-place distance medley relay which clocked in at 12:26.83 at the IWU Invitational.
2012 CROSS COUNTRY (So.): Competed in all seven meets ... finished as BSU's second-best runner in two meets ... turned in a career-fast 5K time of 18:25.2 to place second overall at the Ball State Invitational (Oct. 5) ... placed 45th at the Mid-American Conference Championships (Oct. 27) with a season-best 6K clocking of 22:49.4 ... placed 24th at the Indiana Intercollegiates (Sept. 14), crossing the finish line in 18:59.3.
2012 OUTDOOR TRACK & FIELD (Fr.): Competed in seven meets ... placed ninth in the 3000m steeplechase at the 2012 Mid-American Conference Championships (May 10-12) with a time of 11:28.56 ... posted a season-best 3000m steeplechase effort of 11:11.27 at the Polytan Invitational (April 21) ... also clocked a career-best time of 4:46.81 in the 1500m run at the Polytan Invitational ... crossed the finish line with a career-fast clocking of 10:32.41 in the 3000m run at the Jack Shaw Classic (5/4/12) ... posted a season-best 5000m run time of 18:57.65 at the Miami RedHawk Invitational (April 28) ... opened the year with a season-fast 800m run of 2:25.58 at the 22nd Annual IWU Polar Bear Invitational (March 24).
2012 INDOOR TRACK & FIELD (Fr.): Competed in seven meets ... helped guide the distance medley relay to a time of 11:58.18 and an eighth-place finish at the 2012 Mid-American Conference Championships (Feb. 24-25) ... also posted a season-fast time of 10:22.57 in the 3000m run to place 18th at the league meet ... opened the season with a season-fast mile run of 5:31.29 at the Bowling Green Opener (Jan. 14) ... recorded a season-fast 5000m run time of 18:07.02 at the Meyo Invitational (Feb. 4) ... earned a season-best clocking of 2:21.84 in the 800m run at the Hoosier Hills Invitational (Feb. 11).
2011 CROSS COUNTRY (Fr.): Competed in all six meets, scoring five times for the Cardinals ... was BSU's second-fastest runner in three meets ... clocked a season-fast 5K time of 18:57.9 at the Louisville Classic (Oct. 1) ... earned a season-best 6K time of 22:58.7 at the Ball State Invitational (Oct. 14) ... finished second on the squad at the 6K Great Lakes Regional (Nov. 12), with a time of 22:59.0.
HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year letterwinner in cross country for coaches Daniel Weimer and Chuck Myers at New Palestine ... named to the all-state team after placing 13th at the IHSAA State Championship meet with a time of 18:48.4 as a senior ... went on to place 23rd at the 2010 Mid-East Meet of Championships with a career-fast time of 18:35 ... county, conference, sectional and regional champion as a senior ... also picked up Hoosier Hills Conference championships as a junior and sophomore ... four-time all-county and all-conference, plus three-time all-regional and all-sectional ... second team all-state as a sophomore ... helped guide New Palestine to Hoosier Hills Conference titles in 2007, 2008 and 2009, as well as four county championship titles ... earned four letters in track & field at New Palestine ... placed fifth at the IHSAA State Championships in the 3,200m run with a career-fast time of 11:10.44 as a senior, after picking up a sectional title with a time of 11:15.77 ... turned in a career-fast effort of 5:20.85 in the 1600m run to place 17 at the IHSAA State Championships her sophomore campaign.
PERSONAL: Daughter of Alan and Sherry Edon ... full name is Courtney Lynn Edon ... has two sisters, Ashley and Caitlynn, and two brothers, Derek and Quay ... her twin sister Caitlynn is also a junior for the Ball State cross country and track & field programs ... born May 11, 1993, in Indianapolis, Ind. ... maintains a 3.865 grade-point average as a nursing major.