Brianna Faust
Brianna Faust
Height: 5-4
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Macungie, Pa.
High School: Emmaus

As a Sophomore in 2011: Competed in the NCAA Regionals on Nov. 12 and finished in 23:38.30…Finished third among Bobcat runners and 7th overall with 19:16.50 at the Northeast Conference Championship on Oct. 29…Finished with a season-best 18:47 time at the New England Cross Country Championship on Oct. 8…Ran the Paul Short Women Gold 6k on Sep. 30 in 22:49…Placed 10th at the Monmouth Invitational on Sep. 17 with a time of 18:50.20…Finished the Fordham University Invitational on Sep. 10 at 18:55.

As a Freshman in 2010: Was the fifth Quinnipiac runner to finish at the Northeast Conference Championships on Oct. 30, placing 12th overall in 18:20.6...Finished fourth for the Bobcats with a time of 18:53 at the New England Championships on Oct. 9…Ran the Paul Short Invitational in 23:13 on Oct. 1…Ran at the Quinnipiac Invitational on Sept. 18, where she finished in 18:53…Finished the CCSU Invitational on Sept. 11 at 18:32...Placed seventh in 15:40.16 at the Seawolves Invitational on Sept. 4.

Before Quinnipiac: Earned eight varsity letters as a two-sport athlete at Emmaus High School, running cross country and track... Was the 2006 PIAA Cross Country State Runner-up...Was PIAA Cross Country State Champions for three years, in 2007-2009...Helped her team become Lehigh Valley Conference Champions for four-straight years...Went to the Nike Team Regional Championship in New York, where her high school placed fifth in 2007 and 2008, and fourth in 2009...Placed 35 at the 2006 and 25th in 2008 at the PIAA State Cross Country Championships...She finished in the Top 10 at the Leigh Valley Conference Cross Country Championships and PIAA District XI Cross Country Championships for all four years...She placed second at the Leigh Valley Conference Championships and fourth at the PIAA District XI Cross Country Championships in 2009...Named Cross Country Team Captain in 2009...Ran the 5k in 18:39; the 3,200m in 11:27; the 1,600m in 5:11:14; and the 800m in 2:21...Was a member of the National Honors Society, Principal Honor Roll and Scholar Athlete Nominee for cross country and track...Graduated with honors.

Personal: A Native of Macungie, Pa...Daughter of David and Annemarie Faust...Is one of three triplets. Her sisters Amanda and Christina are also on the women's cross country and track teams at Quinnipiac...Studying to be a physician's assistant.