Molly Seidel, Michael Clevenger earn individual national bids
Junior Molly Seidel continues to run strong with a fifth-place showing among some of the nation's top runners.
Irish runners Molly Seidel and Jake Kildoo win individual crowns in their respective races.
The annual event gets underway at 3:30 p.m. at the Notre Dame Golf Course.
The Irish welcomed in Catholic schools from around the country for the 35th annual National Catholic Championships.
The Irish welcomed in some of the nation's best teams for the 59th annual Notre Dame Invitational.
AS A SOPHOMORE: Competed in four (two JV) meets during the cross country season ... finished 38th of 89 runners at the National Catholic Championship 5M (26:17.74) ... was 27th in the JV race at the Notre Dame Invitational 5M (25:35.9) ... competed at the NCAA Great Lakes Regional Championship 10K, placing 66th (31:35) … earned a cross country monogram … competed in one meet during the indoor season and two during the outdoor slate … placed 23rd in the 3,000 meters at the Notre Dame Invitational (9:00.01) … placed sixth in the 5,000 at the ACC/Big Ten Challenge (14:59.30) … placed 20th in the 10,000 meters championship at the Gina Relays (30:56.82).
AS A FRESHMAN:Competed in two meets during the cross country season ... took third out of 27 runners in the Crusader Invitational 6K (19:20.7) ... placed 13th out of 91 runners in the National Catholic Championship 5M (25:44.2) ... competed in four meets during the indoor track & field season ... placed 25th of 39 runners in Meyo Invitational 5000m run (14:52.29).
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL:Graduated from York Community High School (Elmhurst, Ill.) in the spring of 2013 ... earned six letters in track and field and cross country ... as the No. 1 runner, helped guide York to the Illinois 3A State Cross Country Championship ... recorded a sixth-place overall finish in the state with a three-mile time of 14:21 ... all-state recognition ... placed ninth overall as a team at the Nike Cross Nationals Midwest ... second-team all-Midwest region honoree ... helped team to a sixth-place finish at the Nike Cross Nationals while finishing 27th individually ... placed ninth at the Foot Locker Midwest Cross Country Championship to be one of 40 runners to qualify for nationals with a 5K personal record (15:10) ... placed 27th overall at the Foot Locker Midwest Nationals ... junior year placed second at the West Suburban Conference meet ... all-regional, all-sectional and all-state selection ... voted team MVP ... member of student council and National Honors Society ... full name is Scott Thomas Milling ... born in Wheaton, Ill. ... son of Jeffrey and Mary Clair Milling ... older brother, Danny, is a 2014 Notre Dame graduate ... also has a younger brother and one older sister ... enrolled in the College of Arts & Letters and majoring in political science.