Marrijtje Molenhuis
    Marrijtje Molenhuis

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Assen, Netherlands

    High School:
    Vincent Van Gogh Christian

    Height:
    5-7

    Event:
    Distance

    01/31/2013

    43 Bulldogs Earn MW Academic Honors

    43 Fresno State student-athletes earned 2012 Fall Academic All-Mountain West honors.

    02/21/2012

    'Dogs Head to Indoor WAC Championships

    The Fresno State women's indoor track and field team are headed to Idaho for the WAC Indoor Championships.

    02/12/2012

    Bulldogs Wrap Up In Washington

    The women's indoor track and field team spent three days up in Washington for the Huksy Invitational and the UW Open.


    Last updated on June 22, 2012

    Fresno State:

    2012 Track (Junior): Competed in five meets ... ran a personal best in the 10,000-meter with a time of 39:07.70 at the WAC Championships ... set a personal record during the indoor season in the 3000-meter race with a time of 10:08.54 at the UW Husky Classic.

    2011 Track (Sophomore): Had a season-best performance in the 1500-meter at the Standford Invitational ... Finished in a time of 4:37.62 which was a a fifth ranked time in the WAC ... finished fourth at the Brutus Hamilton Open in the 1500-meters.

    2011 Cross Country (Junior):Competed at the WAC Championships finishing with a season best in a time of 20:07.8 ... Also ran in the NCAA West Regional meet for the Bulldogs racing to a time of 22:28 ... Marked a time of 18:00 in the 5K at the Bronco Invitational.

    2010 Cross Country (Sophomore): Was the top competitor on the women's cross country team...improved her 5K best by over one minute at the Bronco Invitational with a time of 17:41.9...placed 8th overall at WAC Championship with a time of 18:02.38.

    2010 Track (Freshman): One of the top distance competitors for the Bulldogs...ran a season-best in the 1,500-meter of 4:37.88 at the Brutus Hamilton Invite...that timed ranked her top 10 in the WAC at 9th...ran her best 5,000-meter race at the Mondo Invitational of 18:37.47...earned Academic All-WAC for both indoor and outdoor track.

    2009 Cross Country (Freshman): Ran a season-best 18:57 at the 5K Bronco Invite ... clocked a time of 19:32.20 at the 5K UC Irvine Invitational ... at the 5K Notre Dame, marked a 19:52 ... competed in the WAC Championship, finishing with a time of 21:44.6.

    Prior to Fresno State: Competed at the Dutch Indoor Track and Field High School National Championships in the middle-distances ... took second in the 1,500-meter and third in the 3,000 ... had personal-best marks of 10:40 in the 3,000, 4:40.98 in the 1,500 and 2:20 in the 800 ... also played one year of volleyball.

    Personal: Born Nov. 19, 1990 in Groningen, Netherlands ... parents are Herman Molenhuis and Dineke Stuursma-Molenhuis ... has two older brothers, Olfert and Annegan ... friends with current Bulldog Paul Zwama from competing together at the Dutch Nationals ... says she can't live without running ... enjoys watching movies and hanging out with friends ... most admires God and her parents ... chose Fresno State for the academic reputation and the coaching staff.

    Molenhuis' Records Best Marks Meet, Date
    1,500-meter 4:37.88 Brutus Hamilton Incite, 4/23/10
    5,000-meter 18:37.47 Mondo Invitational, 4/17/10

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