Sophia

Haywood

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Mid Distance/Distance
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Chelmsford, MA
High School: Chelmsford

Bio

2019 Outdoor (Sophomore):

  • Won the 3,000 meter steeplechase in a time of 11:50.63 at the Stonehill Skyhawk Invitational (4/27).
  • Had a personal best of 10:55.2 to place third in the 3,000 meters at the UNH Season Opener (4/6).
  • Ran a personal best of 11:47.40 to finish third in the 3,000 meter steeplechase at the Black & Gold Invitational (3/29).

 2018-2019 Indoor (Sophomore):

  • Did not compete.

2018 Outdoor (Freshman):

  • Won the 3,000 meter steeplechase at the Stonehill Skyhawk Invite in a time of 11:52.37 (4/28).
  • Placed fourth in the steeplechase in a time of 11:56.19 at the Holy Cross Invitational (4/21).
  • Had a personal best of 19:27.73 in the 5,000 meter run at the Black & Gold Invitational (3/31).

 2017-2018 Indoor (Freshman):

  • Did not compete.

2017-18:

  • Competed in the indoor 3,000m and outdoor 5,000m and 3,000m Steeplechase events. 

Before Holy Cross:

  • Four-year member of the varsity Outdoor Track and Field Team at Chelmsford High School.
  • Played three seasons of varsity on the Cross Country team and one year of varsity on the Indoor Track team.
  • Captained the Cross Country team her senior year.
  • Won the Merrimack Valley County All-Conference Award in 2014, 2015, and 2016 in Cross Country.
  • Merrimack Valley Conference Outdoor Track All-Star Award in 2015, 2016, and 2017.
  • Merrimack Valley Conference Indoor Track All-Star 2015.

Personal:

  • Vice President of the Chelmsford High School Mentor Board.
  • Member of the National Honor Society 2015-2017.
  • Received Chelmsford High School November Student of the Month.
  • Chelmsford High School PRIDE Award Recipient 2014 and 2016.
  • Majoring in economics. 

Haywood's Top Performances:

Year Event Time Meet (Date)
2019 3000m (outdoor) 10:55.21 UNH Season Opener (4/6)
2019 3000 Steeplechase 2:14.13 Black & Gold Invitational (3/29)
2018 3,000m (indoor) 11:34.50 UNH vs Holy Cross (1/20)
2018 5,000m (outdoor) 19:27.73 Black & Gold Invitational (3/31)
2018 3,000m Steeple 11:52.37 Stonehill Skyhawk Invite (4/28)
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