Born February, 1985 in Torrance, California ... parents are David and Karen Heiner.
Lettered three years in cross country, four years in track, four years in soccer and one year in swimming at Las Cruces High School ... four-year district champion in 800m and 1,600m ... three-time district cross country champion ... state runner-up in 800m and 1,600m in 2001 and anchored state championship sprint medley relay ... state champion in 800m in 2002 with a time of 2:16 ... state cross country runner-up in 2000 and 2001 ... graduated fourth in class with a 4.0 GPA.
2002 | Redshirt Year
Redshirted the season.
2003 | Freshman Year
In her first race of the season at the BYU Alumni Invitational she placed fifth in 16:14 ... at the University of Hawaii's Big Wave Invitational placed 13th in the 4K in 14:37 ... placed tenth in the Pre MWC Championships in 23:21.
2004 | Sophomore Year
Placed first overall with a time of 18:58.3 at the BYU Alumni Invitational ... had a third place finish at the BYU Autumn Classic with a time of 18:28.0 ... at the Great America she finished 44th overall with a time of 18:21.6.
2005 | Junior Year
Placed fifth with a time of 18:07.1 at the BYU Alumni Invitational ... had a fourth place finish and a time of 18:35.7 at the BYU Autumn Classic ... ran in the Nike Race of Champions at the Great American and placed 20th with a time of 17:52.9 ... ran in the Pre-National meet with a time of 21:44.1 .. placed seventh at the MWC Championship with a time of 21:25.8 ... named First Team All-MWC with her performance at the MWC Championship ... placed 24th at the NCAA Mt. Region meet with a time of 22:16.4 and earned Mt. Region honors ... finished the season with a time of 21:26.2 at the NCAA National Championship.
2006 | Senior Year
Began the season at the Bill Dellinger Invitational, finishing with a time of 21:29.20 ... ran a time of 17:59.05 and placed fourth at Disney World and received MWC Athlete of the Week recognition for her performance ... competed at the Pre-National meet with a time of 21:39.50 ... finished in 17th place at the MWC Championships and earned Second-Team All-MWC honors ... traveled to the Mt. Region meet and ran with a time of 22:24.5 ... ran at Nationals with a time of 22:46 ... ... named to the Fall 2006 Academic All-MWC team.