2012 Cross Country: Posted season-best 5K time of 19:16.11 to place eighth at Coastal Carolina Invitational.
2012 Outdoor Track & Field: Stopped the clock at 5:10.39 in the 1,500m at the North Florida Invitational ... Finished 16th in the 3,000m with a time of 10:57.84 at the Shamrock Invitational ... Ran the 5,000m in 19:11.67 at the Duke Invitational ... Named to the 2011-12 Big South Presidential Honor Roll.
2011 Cross Country: Turned in a time of 24:07 at the 6k Paul Short Run ... Was Coastal's third finisher at the 5k Blue Ridge Mountain Open with a time of 19:22.9 ... Placed 28th at the Big South Championship meet with a 5k time of 19:05 ... Posted a 6k personal-record of 23:07.3 at the NCAA Southeast Regional.
2011 Outdoor Track & Field: Did not compete ... Named to the 2010-11 Big South Presidential Honor Roll.
2011 Indoor Track & Field: Did not compete.
2010 Cross Country: Finished the Gamecock Open in sixth place with a time of 18:19.8... Came in third at the Coastal Carolina Invitational, finishing in 18:31.3... Ran a 6K time of 23:14.9 at the Roy Griak Invitational... Placed 20th at the Walt Disney World Classic, turning in a time of 18:38... Finished the Blue Ridge Mountain Open as the top performer for Coastal Carolina in 18:42.5... Ran a 19:22.89 6K in the Big South Championship... Rounded out the season with a 23:04.2 6K performance at the NCAA Southeast Regional.
At Roosevelt HS: Four year letter winner in both cross country and track... Placed third in South Dakota State cross country meet with a 5k time of 18:36 as a senior... Member of top three state placing team in cross country during all four years of high school; including State Championship team during junior year... All-Greater Dakota Conference performer during junior and senior cross country seasons...Named to Academic All-State team for cross country and track...Named 2008-2009 Gatorade Runner of the Year for South Dakota.
Personal: Full Name: Deanna Reylyn Kautz...Daughter of Jeffrey and Sheila Kautz... Majoring in Marine Science