As a freshman in 2012: Placed sixth for UMass with a time of 23:08.9 at the NCAA Northeast Regional Championships (11/9) ... Finished seventh for the Minutewomen in the Paul Short Invitational with time of 23:20 (9/28) ... Posted her best time of the season in the Minuteman Invitational with a time of 20:00.72, finishing in eighth place for the team and 43rd overall ... Made her collegiate debut in the season opening UMass Invitational, crossing the finish line at 20:27.38 and placing fifth for UMass and eighth overall.
Before UMass: Two year letter winner for Coach McGrail ... Named MVP and a Hockomock All-Star for track and field as a junior ... Named MVP for cross country and track and field and Hockomock All-Star for cross country ... Personal bests in high school was a 11:29 in the two mile, 5:27 mile, and a time of 18:45 in the 5K.
Personal: Elizabeth Jane Blanchard ... Born December 6, 1993 in Augusta, Maine ... Daughter of Thomas and Mary-Jane Blanchard ... Sister of Anna and Emily Blanchard ... Majoring in Kinesiology.
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|Friday, Sept 26|
|at Coast to Coast Battle in Beantown||3:00 PM|
|Saturday, Oct 4|
|at Paul Short Invitational||11:45 AM|
|Saturday, Oct 11|
|at New England Championship||12:00 PM|
|Friday, Oct 24|
|at CCSU Mini-Meet (3K)||4:00 PM|
|Saturday, Nov 1|
|at Atlantic 10 Championship||10:00 AM|
|Friday, Nov 14|
|at NCAA Regional Championship||1:00 PM|