20 All-America Awards

93 All-GLIAC Awards

Abby Christmas
Abby Christmas
Year: So.
Hometown: Montague, Mich.
High School: Montague
Position: Jumps/Sprints

2017-18: Indoor – Competed mainly in the triple jump, appearing in the event of five occasions. Recorded a season-best distance of 35’03.75” which she cleared at the GLIAC Championships. The distance ranks as the ninth-best in the NMU record book. Christmas also competed twice in the 200-meter and once in the 60-meter dash. Named to GLIAC All-Academic Excellence Team.

Outdoor – Christmas moved to eighth all-time at NMU in the triple jump after her performance at the GVSU Al Owens Classic. She finished seventh at the meet with a distance of 35’01.00”. In the long jump, Christmas earned her top mark of the season at the GVSU Al Owens Classic, clearing 16’09.25”. Also ran three times in the 100-meter dash and twice in the 200-meter dash. Named to GLIAC All-Academic Excellence Team.

2016-17: Indoor - Competed in the 55, 60, and 200-meter sprints while also making appearnces in the long jump and triple jumps. Placed 13th in the triple jump at the GLIAC Championships, while also finishing 20th in the long jump. 

Outdoor - Earned a victory with the 4x100-meter relay team at the Ferris State Bulldog Open. Finished 11th in the triple jump at the GLIAC Championship, while also placing 19th in the long jump. 

Before NMU: At Montague High School, received all-state accolades five times. In 2014, 2015 and 2016, made the all-state team in the long jump. Also received all-state honors in the 200-meter dash in 2015 and the 800-meter relay in 2016. Was an academic all-state selection.