Women's Cross Country

 

  Meg Blatchford
Meg Blatchford

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Wenham, Mass.

High School:
Hamilton-Wenham Regional

Height:
5-6


As A Freshman In 2013: Competed in three meets ... Finished 10th for UMass at the Atlantic 10 Championship (11/2) with a time of 20:03.7 ... Crossed the line in 11:20.52 to place 10th on the team (86th overall) at the CCSU Mini-meet (10/25) ... Made collegiate debut at the Minuteman Invitational (9/14), placing 13th for UMass and 67th overall with a time of 20:28.79.

Before UMass: Ran cross country and track all four years for Coach Steve Sawyer at Hamilton-Wenham Regional ... Led her team to four Cape Ann League Championships ... Two-time Division-IV State Champions and a Division-V State Championship as a junior ... Division-V State Runner-Up in her senior season ... Led her team to two-time All-State Championship Runner-up performances ... Assisted in three undefeated dual meet seasons ... In her junior season her team was the Nike Cross Northeast Regional Champion and competed in the Nike Cross National Meet ... Served as team captain in cross and track as a senior ... Two-time Salem Evening News Cross Country All-Star and two-time Cape Ann League All-Star ... Division-IV All-Star as a sophomore ... Boston Globe All-Scholastic 4x800 as a junior for her accomplishment winning Outdoor All-States and competing in the 4x800 meter relay at the New Balance National Championship ... Holds the school record in the 4x800 meter relay with a time of 9-minutes, 11-seconds.

Personal: Margaret Ann Blatchford ... Born October 17, 1994 in Salem, Massachusetts ... Daughter of Kevin Blatchford and Ann McCann ... Sister of Jack, Cate and Caroline ... Majoring in Nutrition.

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    Event Calendar

    Saturday, Sept 13
    vs Minuteman Invitational 12:00 PM
    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
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