Amanda Waldron
Amanda Waldron
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Walpole, Mass.
High School: Walpole

2012: Ran a career-best 5K time of 18:56.4 at the National Catholic Championship on Sept. 14 where she finished 51st of 266 runners … also ran at the Harry Lang Invitational (21st, 17:00.0), Paul Short Invitational (157th, 22:37), New England Championship (126th, 19:13.85), Patriot League Championship (46th, 24:41.8) and NCAA Northeast Regional (154h, 22:52.4).

2011: Named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll … ran a season-best 5K time of 19:07.3 at the National Catholic Championship on Sept. 16 … also ran at the Blue Devil Invitational (15th, 19:07), Paul Short Invitational (62nd, 23:25), New England Championship (73rd, 19.09), Patriot League Championship (29th, 23:31.7) and NCAA Northeast Regional (117th, 23:13.9)

2010: Did not compete.

Before Holy Cross: Four-year member of the varsity indoor and outdoor track and field teams at Walpole H.S. … team captain senior year … received the Unsung Hero Award senior year … earned Daily News Transcript honorable mention sophomore year … received the Coach’s Award in 2007 and 2010 … three-year member of the varsity field hockey team … team captain senior year … received the Scholar Athlete Award … team was three-time Bay State League champions, South Sectional champions and Eastern Massachusetts finalists … served as vice president of National Honor Society and secretary of Student Council … named AP Scholar with Distinction.  

Personal: Daughter of Frank and Lisa Waldron … has one sister (Ashley) … majoring in Biology.


Waldron's Top 5K Performances

YearTimeMeet (Date)
201119:07.3National Catholic Championship (9/16)
201218:56.4National Catholic Championship (9/14)