Oakland's Brittni Hutton and George O'Connor were the top collegiate finishers.
2012 Cross Country
▪ Finished second on the team in four out of six races
▪ Finished runner-up at the Golden Grizzly Open with a 4K time of 14:47.8 (Aug. 31)
▪ Earned third-place finish at the IPFW Invitational (Sept. 8)
▪ Ran season best 6K time of 22:58 at the Spartan Invitational (Sept. 14)
▪ Earned 26th-place finish at This Summit League Championships (Oct. 27)
2011 Cross Country ▪ Academic All-Summit League
2010 Outdoor Track: ▪ Finished third in the 3000-meter run at the Toledo Invitational (4/30) ▪ Took a top-10 finish in the steeplechase at the EMU Twilight Meet (4/17) with a time of 12:39.29
2010 Indoor Track: ▪ Finished third in her heat in the 3,000 run (10:48.80) at the EMU Open (1/9) ▪ Had an additional top-10 finish
2009 Cross Country ▪ Competed in six meets for the Golden Grizzlies ▪ Recorded two top-10 5K finishes, with a seventh place mark (19:37) at the Golden Grizzly Open (9/5) and a sixth place finish (19:42.51) at the IPFW Invitational (9/12) ▪ Finished in the top-20 at the SVSU Cardinal Invite (9/25) with a time of 23:41.50 ▪ Ran a season-best 6K at the Falcon Invitational (10/17) with a time of 23:33.00 ▪ Finished in the top half of the pack at the NCAA Regional (11/14) with a time of 24:01.08.
2008 Cross Country: ▪ Competed in five meets for the Golden Grizzlies ▪ Finished in 11th at the Golden Grizzly Open (Aug. 30) with a 5K time of 20:10 ▪ Later on, set a new season-best in the 5K at the Notre Dame Invitational (Oct. 3) with a time of 19:10, shavinga whole minute off her Oakland debut.
High School: ▪ Two-year letterwinner under coach Nick Stration ▪ Helped her team to the county and regional championships in 2007 as a senior ▪ Also assisted her team in taking the championship title at the Spartan Invitational in 2007 as a senior ▪ Earned all-region honors in 2006 and 2007 as a junior and senior ▪ Also earned all-league and all-county accolades as a senior ▪ Was awarded the Most Consistent Runner award as a junior and senior by her coach ▪ Also earned two letters in track and served as captain her senior year ▪ Ran a leg in the regional champion 3200-meter relay in as a senior ▪ Also holds the school record in the 3200 relay ▪ Earned all-region honors as a senior ▪ Was awarded the sportsmanship award by her coach as senior ▪ Also earned three letters in figure skating and is a member of the synchronized skating team at the Detroit Skating Club.
Personal: Full Name:Jami Pauline Rode Birthdate:February 22, 1990 Parents:Thomas and Kathleen Rode Brothers/Sisters:Kaleb