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Bucknell Women's Cross Country BIO
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 Sarah Chandler

**Holds the school record in the 1,000m (2:46.21). Also a member of the DMR and 4x800 relay that holds the Bucknell records**

2016-17 (Senior): [Cross Country]: First Team All-Patriot League ... All-Region ... Placed 19th of 198 at the Mid-Atlantic Regional, earning All-Region honors ... finished third of 109 at the PL Championships ... opened the season with a second place finish at the Bison ... finished fourth in the 5k race at the Detroit Titan Invitational ... finished 25th out of 126 at the Virginia/Panorama Farms Invitational ... took 37th of 223 at the Penn State Nationals ... [Indoor]: Won the 3,000m title with a top-10 program mark at the Bison Opener ... won the 800m while helping a 4x8 relay team to a first-place finish at the Gulden Invitational ... posted a top-10 program effort in the mile at the Penn State National Open ... helped a DMR team set the program record in the event at the Meyo Invitational ... 

2015-16 (Junior): [Cross Country]: All-Patriot League selection … All-Region selection (first since 2006) …  was the runner-up in a field of 211 runners at the Dickinson Long-Short Invitational … placed seventh out of 206 at the Princeton XC Invitational …finished fourth out of 209 at the PL Cross Country Championships … took 24th out of 200 at the Mid-Atlantic Region Cross Country Championships … [Indoor]: All-Patriot League Selection (4x800, DMR, 1,000) … won the 800m at the Gulden Invitational to earn PL Track Athlete of the Week honors … finished first in the mile at the Youngstown St. National Invite …  ran a leg in the 4x800 relay that set school and league records with a time of 8:53.53 in a first-place finish at the PL Indoor ChampionshipsPatriot League champion in the mile while helping the DMR finish second and winning the bronze in the 1,000m …  [Outdoor]: All-Patriot League selection (1,500m, 4x800 relay) … scored in the 4x1500 relay at the Colonial Relays … won the 800m race at the Maroon and Gold Invite … set a personal-record in a first-place finish in the 1,500m, while helping a 4x800 relay squad take second at the PL Outdoor Championships … earned a spot on the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

2014-15 (Sophomore): [Cross Country] Competed in six races ... earned Second Team All-Patriot League honors with a 14th-place finish at the Patriot League Championships ... took second out of 112 runners at the Detroit Mercy Invitational and fourth out of 60 runners at the Bison Open ... [Indoors] Competed at five events, including the Patriot League Championships, where she ran a leg on the 4x800 relay team that won with a time of 8:55.51 ... also took first as part of the distance medley relay team and scored points with a fifth-place finish in the 800-meter run ... won the 1,000-meter run with a time of 2:58.92 at the Gulden Invitational ... [Outdoors] Competed at five events, including the Patriot League Championships, where she scored points with a fifth-place finish in the 4x800 relay and eighth in the 1,500-meter run ... also took 15th in the 800-meter run ... won the 1,500 with a time of 4:35.84 at the Bucknell Team Challenge ... earned a spot on the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

2013-14 (Freshman): [Cross Country] Enjoyed a strong freshman cross country season ... placed 23rd in her first Patriot League Championship (fourth among Bucknell competitors) in 23:00.74 for 6K ... was Bucknell’s No. 3 runner at the Mid-Atlantic Regionals (77th overall out of 203 runners) ... placed fifth at the Bison Open in her collegiate debut ... third on the team and 15th overall in Bucknell’s second-place finish at the Harry Groves Spiked Shoe Invitational at Penn State ... earned a spot on the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll ... [Indoors] Primary event was the mile during indoor season ... posted a season-best 5:02.60 at the Akron Invitational ... was runner-up in the mile at the Gulden Invitational ... scored at the Patriot League Championships with a seventh-place finish (5:08.09) in the mile, and also helped the distance medley relay to a third-place finish ... part of 4x800 relay that earned All-East honors with an eighth-place finish at the ECAC Championships ... [Outdoors] Excelled in the steeplechase, where she placed fifth at the Patriot League Championships and posted a time (11:12.13) that ranks sixth in program history ... helped the 4x800 relay to a fourth-place finish at the PL meet and an ECAC Championships berth ... part of a distance medley relay that was runner-up at the Colonial Relays and ran the fourth-fastest time in school history (11:48.03) ... runner-up in the steeple at the UMBC Invitational ... placed second in the 1,500 meters (4:36.38) at the Bucknell Team Challenge ... earned a spot on the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

Major: Psychology/Economics

Personal Record
Indoor
-       800m (2:15.39)
-       1,000m (2:46.21) *school record*
-       Mile (4:50.04) *top-10 program mark*
-       3,000m (9:54.99) *top-10 program mark*
Outdoor
-       800m (2:12.10) *top-10 program mark*
-       1,500m (4:28.02) *top-10 program mark*
-       5,000m (17:00.27) *top-10 program mark*
-       steeplechase (11:12.13) *top-10 program mark*

 

Year: Senior
Hometown: Pennington, N.J.
High School: Hopewell Valley Central
Sarah Photos:
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