University of Iowa Athletics

Cindy Saliba

Class Fr.
Hometown Tulsa, Okla.
High School Holland Hall

2014 — Indoor – placed ninth in 3,000 meters at Husker Invite (10:15.72) and fourth at Big 4 Duals (10:22.99)… placed eighth in mile at Iowa Invite (5:13.03) and ran event at Jack Johnson Classic (5:17.40)… Outdoor – ran 3,000 meters at Arkansas Spring Invite (10:14.58) and Illinois Twilight (10:21.38).

2013 — Indoor – did not compete… Outdoor – placed second in 3,000 meters at Lee Calhoun Invite (10:03.75) and 10th at Musco Twilight XIV (10:09.86) while competing unattached.

2012 — Cross Country – ran season bests in 4,000 meters at Toledo Bubble Buster (14:28), 3 miles at Bradley Open (17:50-9th) and 6,000 meters at Wisconsin Adidas Invite (21:48)… also ran 6,000 meters at Big Ten Championships (22:06-71st) and NCAA Midwest Regional (22:37-89th)… letterwinner… Dean’s List.

High School — four-time all-conference honoree in cross country… cross country team MVP as a sophomore, junior and senior… three-time track and field all-conference selection… earned Tulsa World and Fox23 Athlete of the Week honors during her senior season… owns the school cross country record in the 5K (19:01.61)… owns four track and field school records, including 3,200m (11:12.28), 1,600m (5:18.07), 3,200-meter relay (9:59.95) and distance medley (13:37.78)… was team captain of high school swim team from 2009-11.

Personal — born March 7, 1994… parents are Lodie Naimeh and Michael Saliba… has one brother, Michael… Cum Laude honor society… French honor society… four-year member of Headmaster’s honor roll… global health studies and pre-medicine major.

Saliba’s Collegiate Bests
Event Time Meet Date
Mile (I) 5:13.03 Iowa Invitational 2/21/14
3,000 Meters (I) 10:15.72 at Husker Invitational 2/8/14
3,000 Meters (O) 10:14.58 at Arkansas Spring Invitational 4/5/14
4,000 Meters (CC) 14:28 at Toledo Bubble Buster 9/21/12
Three Miles (CC) 17:50 at Bradley Open 9/7/12
6,000 Meters (CC) 21:48 at Wisconsin Adidas Invitational 10/12/12