|High School:||Highland HS|
Cassi set a personal record twice in 2010 at the Bronco Invite and the Big West Championships. Her personal record set at the Big West Championships sits a 26:14.60, which is the 21st best time in Tiger history in the 6000m.
Cassi Rush graduated from Highland High School in Gilbert, Ariz. She ran track and distance cross country, participating in both the mile and two mile events. Cassi was awarded the Principal’s Award for academic success all four years of high school. Outside of school, Rush ran with the AZ Heat Elite club team.
Cassi Rush was born in Phoenix, Ariz. and is the daughter of David and Michelle Rush. She has four older brothers--Kyle, 26, Cory, 24, Cody, 23, Carson, 21--and a younger sister, Kristi, 15. Rush is majoring in biology with hopes to pursue a career in dental hygiene. In her free time, Cassi loves to run, read, hike and go off-roading.