Dora Eastin
Dora Eastin
Height: 5-9
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Neosho, Mo.
High School: Neosho HS
Position: Distance

2013: Easton qualified and competed in the NCAA Championships as an individual finishing 102nd overall running the 6k course in a time of 22:36.5...Earned All-Region honors at the Central Regional Championships in Sioux Falls, S.D., finishing 5th overall running the 6k in 21:23.71...Also earned All-MIAA honors at the MIAA Championships finishing 9th as the Lions top runner traversing the 6k course in 22:11.89 as the Lions finished fourth as a team...Helped the Lions finish third as a team at the Jackling Jocks Invite hosted at Missouri S&T running the 5k course in a time of 18:19.91...Placed 57th as Southern's top finisher at the Chile Pepper Festival hosted by the University of Arkansas running the 5k course in a time of 18:55.6...Placed 10th at the Southern Stampede as the Lions top finisher running th 5k course in a time of 17:54.99...Finished 17th at the season-opening meet at Arkansas completing the 4k course in a time of 14:59.

Prior to Southern - Origninally a signee out of high school with the Lions, Eastin is back to run with the green and gold after sitting out two seasons ... A four-year letterwinner in both track and field and cross country, Eastin ran for the Wildcats and coach Harry Lineberry ... A team captain, Eastin was the team MVP in cross country twice, while earning rookie of the year honors as a freshman ... on the track, she was the high-point winner for two years and was a team MVP for two seasons, as well ... She was part of a school record 4x800m relay team that beat the previous record by five seconds ... she also was an All-State selection in that event ... She helped her track and field and cross country teams to three conference championships and two district titles. 

Personal - Eastin is the daughter of Jim and Lorena Eastin.