Paige Gilchrist
Paige Gilchrist
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Missoula, MT
High School: Hellgate High School
Position: Distance

Academic Notes: Plans to major in Psychology

2013 Cross Country: Had a very impressive freshman season... Garnered two top-10 finishes... Finished fifth at the George Kyte Classic with a time of 17:20.3... Finished seventh at the Cowboy Jamboree with a time of 18:08.49... Top finisher for NAU at the NCAA Pre-Nationals meet finishing 65th... Finished 13th at the Big Sky Championships while battling illness.

High School: Was a three sport athlete lettering in cross country, indoor and outdoor track...2012 Montana cross country state champion...2013 3200m Montana state champion...Finished fourth at the 2012 NxN Northwest Regionals...Finished fourth at the Footlocker Regionals (West)...Finished 29th at the Footlocker National Championships...Competed in the 3200m at the Arcadia Invitational...Helped Hellgate to a second place finish in Montana cross country state championships in 2010.

Holds school records for: 800m-2:15, 1600m-4:55.02, 3200m-10:43 and the 3mile-17:04

Personal: Born to Greg and Julie Gilchrist  on May 2, 1995...Has one younger brother, Alan...Also considered University of Washington before choosing NAU...Enjoys hanging with friends, reading and watching Netflix.