Courtney Oldenburg
Courtney Oldenburg

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
West Salem, Wis.

High School:
West Salem

Height:
5-2

Position:
Distance

Birthdate:
03/10/1991


03/11/2013

Scholar-Athletes of the Week (March 4-10)

Huskie student-athletes honored for excellence in academics and athletics

12/20/2012

Thirteen Northern Illinois Student-Athletes Conferred Degrees in December Commencement

Football leads with three graduates

11/05/2012

Scholar-Athletes of the Week (October 29-November 4)

Huskie student-athletes honored for excellence in academics and athletics

09/10/2012

Scholar-Athletes of the Week (September 4-10)

Huskie student-athletes honored for excellence in the academic and athletic excellence

06/19/2012

Three Huskies Garner Academic All-MAC Track & Field Honors

NIU gets three honorees for second-straight year

2012-13: Indoor- Did not compete. Outdoor- Did not compete.

2011-12: Indoor- Set a personal record in the mile at the Iowa State Classic, crossing the finish line in 4:54.58... Earned a first place finish in the 3000 meters at the Illini Open with a time of 10:24.77... Took second place in the mile at the Illini Classic with a 4:59.71 clip. Outdoor- Ran in four meets during the outdoor campaign... Set the NIU record in the 1500 meters with a time of 4:27.64 at the Mt. SAC Relays (4/19)... Won the 1500 meters at the UCF Black & Gold Challenge (3/17), crossing the finish line at 4:32.70... Claimed fifth place at the MAC Championships (5/12) in the 1500 meters with a 4:28.98 run in the finals... Posted a personal record of 2:15.43 in the 800 meters at the Chicagoland Championships (4/6).

2010-11: Cross Country- Took first for the Huskies in every meet for the second straight season... set a career best for 5K races at the Notre Dame Invitational (10/1) with a time of 18:30.00... broke her personal 6K record at the Tori Neubauer Invitational (10/16), crossing the finish line at 22:03.60... notched three top 10 finishes during the season, coming in fourth at the Huskie Open (9/11), eighth at the Badger Classic (9/3) and tenth at the Tori Neubauer Invitational... earned a spot on the Academic All-Mid-American Conference Cross Country Team with a perfect 4.0 GPA. Indoor-Helped set a new school record in the 4x800 meter relay with a time of 9.44.70 at the Indiana Wesleyan Invite, a third place finish ... placed fourth at the Wisconsin Classic (1/15) in the 3000 meter run with a time of 10:23.33 ... finished first at the Indiana Wesleyan Invite (1/29) for the one-mile run with a time of 5:14.73 ... ran a time of 5:03.05 in the one-mile run at the Iowa State Classic (2/10) placing fifth... completed her indoor season at the MAC Indoor Championships (2/25) ... recorded a personal-best time in the 3,000-meter run with a time of 10:14.76 placing 16th ... placed 15th in the mile with a time of 5:07.86. Outdoor-Broke personal best and finished 1st in the 3,000-meter run clocking a 10:20.07 time at the Point Loma Nazarene Invitational (3/12) ... finished second in both her events at the Viking Olympics (3/26) ... recorded a time of 2:23.72 in the 800 meter dash ... finished with a time of 4:50.73 in the 1,500-meter run ... contributed to the 4x400 meter relay team's first place finish clocking in at 4:03.15 ... finished 13th in the 1,500-meter run clocking in at 4:42.11 at the Tennessee Sea Ray Relays (4/16/11) ... contributed to the Huskies' second-place finish in the 4x1,500-meter relay at the Tennessee Sea Ray Relays (4/16/11) ... finished first in the 800-meter run clocking in at 2:18.46 at the Huskie Open (4/23)... had a first-place finish in the 1,500-meter run crossing the finish line with a time of 4:50.62 at the Whitewater Invitational (4/30) ... qualified 10th for the 1,500-meter final at the MAC Championships with a time of 4:38.05, finished 11th in the final in 4:46.29.

2009-10: Cross Country- Finished first for the Huskies at every regular season competition ... led NIU at the MAC Championships (10/31) with a 27th-place finish in 23.41.6 ... set a career best six-kilometer time of 22:30.80 at the Tori Neubauer Race (10/17) ... recorded her top 5k time of 18:38 at the Illinois Intercollegiate (9/18) ... had a season-best eighth-place finish at the Huskie Open (9/12) to lead NIU. Indoor- Won the 800-meter run at the Tadd Metzger Invitational (1/30) in a personal-best time of 2:21.65 ... achieved a first-place finish and ran 10:24.62 in the 3,000-meters at the Panther Open (1/16) ... set a personal record in the 3,000 with a time of 10:20.73 at the MAC Indoor Championships (2/27) ... recorded NIU's top finish at the Carle/Health Alliance Classic (1/23) when she raced to a second-place time of 5:10.14 in the 1-mile run ... saw a personal best in the 1-mile run at the Iowa State Classic when she raced to a time of 5:01.60, a 23rd-place finish. Outdoor- Set a personal-best 800-meter time of 2:17.75 at UNLV (3/6) to finish third... set a school record in the 1500-meter run at the Drake Invite (4/23) with a time of 4:29.83 to place eighth... part of the 13th placed 4x800-meter relay team that ran a time of 9:29.28 at the Drake Invite (4/23)... saw another school record as a part of the Distance Medley Relay team that ran a time of 12:14.80 at the Drake Invite (4/23) to finish 18th... ran a leg in the 4x400-meter relay that finished 11th with a time of 4:20.76 an UNLV.

High School:Finished first in state in 2007 ... Finished Second in State in 2008 .... Finished fourth in state in 2006 ... Led high school cross country team as a senior and junior to second-place in the Loulee Conference in Wisconsin ... Led high school cross country team as freshman and sophomore to first place in conference ... Finished first in the conference in track in the 1600 m run from 2006-08 ... Finished first in the conference in track in the 88 m run in 2007 and 2008 ... Four-time varsity letterwinner in cross country and three-time varsity letterwinner in track ... Four-time All-Conference first team ... Holds school records in 4x400 m relay, 4x800 m relay, 800 m run, 1600 m run, 3200 m run ... Participated in gymnastics all four years, becoming a four-time varsity letterwinner ... Holds school record in highest beam score .... Finished fourth in state in gymnastics in 2006.

Personal:Daughter of Richard and Jennelle Oldenburg ... Academic All-State ... Majoring in nursing ... Born March 10, 1991

Personal Bests
Indoor Outdoor
800 Meters 2:21.65 1/30/2010 800 Meters 2:15.43 4/6/2012
3000 Meters 10:14.76 2/25/2011 1500 Meters 4:27.64 4/19/2012
Mile 4:54.58 2/11/2012 3000 Meter Run 10:20.07 3/12/2011