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Margot Appleton

Cross Country/ Distance
Position
Sophomore
Class
Mattapoisett, Mass.
Hometown
Portsmouth Abbey School
High School
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Margot Appleton - XC/Track - Virginia Cavaliers

NCAA East Preliminaries
2022: 1500m

All-American:
2022 Indoor: DMR

All-ACC:
2022 Indoor: Mile (2nd)
2022 Indoor: DMR (2nd)

TFRRS Profile (for PRs and full results)

2022 Outdoor: 
• Placed eighth in the 1500 at Raleigh Relays with a PB of 4:17.17
• Helped Virginia to a fourth-place finish in the DMR at Penn Relays (11:04.40)
• Placed 11th in the 5k at the ACC Championships
• Advanced to the NCAA East Preliminary round in the 1500 meters
• Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll

2022 Indoor 
• Helped Virginia to a first place finish in the DMR (11:13.70) at the Hokie Invitational
• Ran 4:45.35 in a sixth-place mile finish at the Hokie Invitational
• Helped Virginia to a fifth place finish in the DMR at the JDL DMR Invitational (11:07.12)
• Finished fifth in the mile with a PB time of 4:37.46 at the ACC Indoor Championships
• Placed second in the DMR at the ACC Indoor Championships (10:56.84)
• Helped Virginia to a seventh-place finish in the DMR at the NCAA Indoor National Championships

2021 Cross Country
• Ran a PB in the 6k at the Southeast Region Championships (20:57.4) where she was 26th
• Led Virginia at the ACC Championships (21:05.8) where she was 31st in the 6k
• Runner-up at XC23 Invitational (5k/17:13.8) which earned her ACC co-freshman of the week honors
• Was seventh at Virginia Invitational (5k/17:54.4)
• Ran 17:19.0 in 5k at Joe Piane Invitational

Background

• Named the 2019 Rhode Island Gatorade State Cross Country Player of the Year and was a 2019 Footlocker Finalist

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