Women's Cross Country

 

  Lizzy Blanchard
Lizzy Blanchard

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
North Attleboro, Mass.

High School:
North Attleboro HS

Height:
5-7


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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    Event Calendar

    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
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