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 Megan Wright
Megan Wright

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Mt. Orab, Ohio

High School:
Western Brown

Event:
Distance


04/20/2013

UK Track & Field Opens Outdoor Facility In Style

Wildcats Win All But One Event Entered at Inaugural Heart of the Bluegrass Classic

04/19/2013

UK Track & Field To Host Inaugural Outdoor Meet

Wildcats Will Celebrate Senior Day on Saturday during Heart of Bluegrass Classic

04/13/2013

UK Track & Field "Commonwealth" Teams Win Border Battle

Wildcats Team up With Louisville to Defeat IU and Notre Dame

03/31/2013

Famurewa's UK Freshman Record Highlights T&F Weekend

Multiple Wildcats Win Events on Saturday

03/15/2013

UK Wins Seven Events at USF Bulls Invitational

Wildcats Open the Outdoor Season in Promising Fashion

Collegiate Bests
800M
: 2:19.73 | 1,500M: 4:34.81 | Mile: 4:56.74 | 3,000M: 10:11.64 | 5,000M: 18:50.15


2012-13 (Senior)
Outdoor - Has competed over the mile 800 and 1,500 meters ... PR 800 time 2:19.73 was recorded at the USF Bulls Invitational.


Indoor - Competed predominantly in the mile with her PR time of 4:56.74 occuring at the SEC Championships.

Cross Country - Placed 19h at the Belmont Opener ... Top 6K time of 22:35.12 occured at the SEC Championships.

2011-12 (Junior)
Outdoor - Compete over 800 and 1,500 meters ... personal best 1500 time of 4:34.81 came at the Payton Jordan (Stanford) Cardinal Invitational ... Top 800 performance of 2:20.99 occured at the Polytan Invitational.


Indoor
- Competed in the mile and 3,000 meters ... Posted a personal best 3K time 10:11.64 at the Notre Dame Meyo Invitational ... Top mile time of the season came at the UW Husky Classic.


Cross Country - Placed ninth at the Tennessee Invitational ... Top 5K time came at the the Greater Louisville Meet where she finished in 18:41.63 ... Top 6K time came at the NCAA Regional where she crossed the finish with a time of 22:43.90.

2010-11 (Sophomore)
Outdoor - Competed in the 1,500m run during the outdoor season ... Ran her best 1,500m at the Sea Ray Relays.

Indoor
- Had the third-best time in the 800m run on the season ... Recorded her fastest 800m time at the Rod McCravy Memorial ... Had her best one-mile run at the Akron Invitational.

Cross Country - Did not compete.

2009-10 (Freshman)
Outdoor - Competed in both the 1,500mand the 5,000m runs for the Wildcats ... Set a personal-best mark in the 1,500m run at the Kentuckiana Border Battle with a time of 4:43.53 ... In the 5,000m runset a personal-best time of 15:50.15 atthe Black and Gold Challence in Orlando.


Indoor - Finished in the top-20 at the SEC Championships inthe mile run with a time of 5:12.01 ... At the Rod McCravy Memorial Meet, ran a personal-best time of5:11.19.

Cross Country - Competed in two meets for UK ... Best result came at the Old Timers Classic turning in 5K time of 20:11.

High School
Seven-time Ohio state championship qualifier with three nods in outdoor track, and two bids each in both indoor track and cross country ... Five-time regional qualifier with three bids in outdoor track and two in cross country ... Four-year letterwinner in both track and cross country ... Member of cross country regional championship teams as a freshman and sophomore ... Claims school records in 800m and 1,600m runs as well as the 1,600m and 3,200m relays ... Coached by Jeff Jones, Jim Nue and Tina Cooper ... Member of high school dance team as a freshman ... Received scholar athlete recognition ... Member of DECCA and Spanish Club ... Volunteered with hi-y.

Personal
Full name is Megan Elizabeth Wright ... Born Oct. 2, 1990 in Cincinnati, Ohio ... Parents are Dennis and Jessica Wright ... Has one sister - Morgan ... Father Dennis played baseball collegiately at Cumberland College ... Will graduate with a degree in Integrated Strategic Communicationas.


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