Suzy Favor-Hamilton

Suzy Favor-Hamilton

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Suzy Favor-Hamilton (born August 8, 1968) is a former American professional middle distance runner.

Biography

Suzy Favor-Hamilton was born in Stevens Point, Wisconsin to Conrad and Rachel Favor. She began running at age nine, and then attended and competed at Stevens Point Area Senior High, graduating in 1986. She attended the University of Wisconsin–Madison, receiving a bachelor of science degree in graphic arts in 1991. While a freshman there, she met Mark Hamilton, then a pitcher on the University baseball team. The two married a week after she graduated. Residing in New Glarus, Wisconsin, Favor-Hamilton was coached by Peter Tegen.

High school competition

  • U.S. Junior record in the 1500 m
  • Three times held the U.S. Junior title in the 1500 m
  • Twice the Pan American Juniors gold medalist (1984, 1986)
  • Won 11 state high school titles
  • Named one of the 100 High School Athletes of the Century by Scholastic Sports Magazine


Collegiate

At the University of Wisconsin–Madison, Favor won nine NCAA individual titles which, while now tied by Sally Kipyego, still stands as the most in NCAA history. Favor's other collegiate accomplishments include:
  • NCAA Championships record holder in the 800 m and 1500 m
  • Two NCAA Cross-Country Championships runner-up awards
  • NCAA Top Six Award
  • NCAA Woman of the Year
  • 23 Big Ten Conference championships
  • Four Big Ten Athlete of the Year Awards, which is now called the "Suzy Favor Award"
  • Big Ten Athlete of the Decade for the 1990s
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