University of Iowa Athletics
Distance

Gabby Skopec

Class Sr.
Hometown Coralville, Iowa
High School Iowa City West
Previous School Northern Iowa

2020 — Indoor – ran collegiate-best 5,000 meters at Meyo Invite (17:51.15)… won mile at Black & Gold Invite (5:03.38)… placed sixth in in 3,000 meters at Larry Wieczorek (10:10.08) and second at Hawkeye Invite (10:10.25)… Dean’s List student.

2019 — Indoor – placed fifth in 3000 meters at Hawkeye Invite (10:25.85)… Outdoor – did not compete… Cross Country – posted season bests at Hawkeye Invite (15:48.2-4,000 meters), Woody Greeno Invite (18:48.4-5,000 meters), and B1G Championships (23:03.4-6,000 meters)… also competed unattached at Notre Dame Invite (18:17.41-5,000 meters) and Pre-Nationals (22:48.8-6,000 meters)… Dean’s List student… letterwinner.

2018 — Indoor – placed second in 3,000 meters at Jack Jennett Open (10:35.65)… Outdoor – ran personal best 5,000 meters in the at Gibson Invite (18:32.22)… placed second in 3,000-meter steeplechase at Tom Botts Invite (11:54.57) and third at Wisconsin Twilight (11:57.01)… Cross Country – placed fourth in three miles. at Bradley Intercollegiate Championships (17:18.9).

2017 — Cross Country – placed 20th overall at her first collegiate event, clocking a time of 14:47.7 at the Hawkeye Invite… that 4,000-meter time ranks the sixth-fastest at UNI… placed 18th at Mayflower Day Open (23:26.7-6,000 meters).

High School — conference cross country athlete of the year… two-time first team all-conference honoree… placed fourth at state cross country meet… two-time team MVP… National Honor Society member.

Personal — born March 19, 1999… daughter of Greg and Kathy Skopec… has three siblings, Tysen, Jessie and Emmie… business administration major…  sister, Emmie, runs at Kansas… sister, Jessie, runs at South Dakota… brother, Tysen, runs at Wartburg College… father, Greg, rank track at UNI (1980-84).

Gabby Skopec’s All-Time Results via TFRRS.org