Five others advanced to Friday quarterfinals
The Boilermakers head to Tampa, Florida, for the three-day meet
The women have 22 entries, while the men have nine
The Boilermakers scored in five events Saturday
The sophomore ranks second in the Big Ten this year
- Finished eighth at the Big Ten Championships in the 3,000-meter steeplechase with a time of 10:26.97, which ranks seventh in school history
- NCAA East Preliminary Round qualifier in the steeplechase
- Finished 15th at the Big Ten Indoor Championships in the 3k with a time of 9:54.74
- Won the steeplechase at the UTSA Invitational
- Competed in five indoor and six outdoor meets
- Finished 13th in the 3k steeplechase at the Big Ten Championships
- Ran the 3k at the Big Ten Indoor Championships
- Finished 12th at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships in the steeplechase with a time of 10:51.35
- Had a steeplechase PR of 10:37.83 at the Texas Relays, which earned her a third-place finish
- Finished 22nd at the Big Ten Indoor Championships in the 5k with a time of 17:52.35
- Was fifth at the Purdue vs. Indiana Dual in the 3k with a time of 9:55.53
- Was fifth at the outdoor Purdue vs. Indian Dual in the 1500m run with a time of 4:37.09
- Had a mile PR of 5:01.08 at the Conference Clash / Power 5 Invite, where she was 21st
2015 (FRESHMAN): Competed in the mile and 3,000m run indoors and the 5,000m and 3,000m steeplechase outdoors ... finished fifth in the mile at the Fred Wilt Invitational with a personal best time of 5:05.70 ... ran a PR in the 3k with a time of 9:49.52 at the Big Ten Championships where she finished 16th ... outdoor season cut short by an injury after three meets ... was second-fastest steeplechaser on the team, with a best time of 10:44.24 at the Florida Relays where she took 15th ... best 5k time was 17:23.92 at the Shamrock Invite.
High School: Four-year letterwinner in cross country, swimming and track and field; held 200 medley state record in swimming two years in a row; had fastest time in Pennsylvania in the 2k Steeplechase; state finalist in 1600m all senior year; was district medalist for two years as a sophomore and junior; state qualifier in cross country and track as a junior; has a PR time of 11:04.74 in the 3200m; AAA Swimming State Champion in 2011, 2012 and 2014; was National Honors Society Vice President.
Personal: Gabi Broschard was born on July 10, 1996, to parents John and Jill Broschard; has one brother, Jordan who attends Purdue; enjoys playing the guitar, painting, and waterskiing; majoring in animal science with plans to become a mixed practice veterinarian.