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Michaela Meyer

Cross Country/Distance
Graduate Student
Southbury, Conn.
Previous School
Pomperaug High School
High School

TFRRS Profile (for PRs and full results)

2021 Outdoor
• Won 800m in Raleigh Relays in school record time of 2:02.20 that also set meet and facility records
• Broke 35-year-old UVA record
• Her time met U.S. Olympic Trials qualifying standard
• Named ACC Women’s Track Performer of the Week (March 24) after winning 800m and 1500m at UVA Opener
• Her 1500m time ranks No. 10 on UVA all-time list

2021 Indoor
• Did not compete for UVA
• Running unattached, set Liberty’s facility record (2:05.46)  in 800m

2020 Cross Country 
• Ran a career-best 6k time of 21:13.4 at the ACC Championships
• Placed 15th at the Virginia Invite
• Finished 17th at the Wolfpack Invite, finished fourth for the Cavaliers

Delaware (2016-2020)
• Qualified for the 2020 NCAA Indoor Championships in the 800m with the country’s fourth-fastest time
• Placed third at the CAA Conference Championships in the 800m
• 2019 NCAA regional qualifier in the 800m
• Ran anchor for Delaware’s 2019 4x800m relay team, which ranked No. 1 in the NCAA
• Set seven school records at Delaware (indoor and outdoor 800m, indoor 500m, indoor and outdoor 4x800m, sprint medley relay, outdoor 4x1500m and DMR
• Named a 2019 CAA Athlete of the Week
• Named the team’s 2020 indoor MVP and won the team’s sportsmanship award
• Served as team captain for the 2019-20 season
• Named team’s Freshman of the Year in 2017

• All-state for Connecticut
• Earned All-New England honors

• Working towards a Master’s degree in nursing
• Daughter of Jeff and Siobhan Meyer
• Has one brother, Greg
• Has an older sister, Cartina, and a twin sister Allison
• Did undergraduate research at Delaware on individuals with intellectual disabilities to find creative ways to capture their diet intake