Megan DeWeerd

Year: Senior

Height:  5-6

Hometown: Sioux Falls, South Dakota

High School: Sioux Falls Christian High School 

 

 


   CCAC All-Conference   2017
▪   NAIA All-American    2017
▪   NAIA National Qualifier    2017
▪   NCCAA All-American    2017
▪   USTFCCA All-American    2017
▪   NAIA/NCCAA/CCAC Scholar-Athlete   2017

Megan is a third-year runner at Trinity …..
2017: ran a season and career best time of 17:34 at the University of St. Francis Invitational ….. set the school record in the 5K ….. set the school record in the 6K at 21:52 ….. finished in seventh place at the NAIA National Championships and earned All-American honors ….. was a NCCAA All-American with a second place finish at the national meet ….. took second place at the CCAC Championships ….. finished in the top two, including three first place finishes, in the season’s seven meets …. was named Trinity’s 2017-18 Female Athlete of the Year
2016: competed for part of a season at Northwestern College (Iowa) ….. posted a best time of 18:36 in an open race
2015: ran a season best time of 19:39 at the NCCAA National Championships ….. was the team’s third top runner ….. finished in 23rd place at the CCAC Championships ….. took 33rd at the NCCAA national meet
Career: holds the school record in the 5K at 17:34.3 ….. holds the school record in the 6K a 21:52.7
High School: ran cross country for two seasons ….. competed in two state meets

Personal: psychology major ….. parents are Mike and Kristin DeWeerd ….. has a brother (Caleb, a member of the cross country and track teams) and a sister (Mariah) ….. ran track for four years in high school ….. was on the dance team for three years in high school ….. has been involved in a church family outreach program ….. served in the Honors Program ….. went on a team mission trip to Costa Rica ….. was named to the Athletics Department High Honor Roll ….. is a member of Trinity’s track team