» Freshman Meyers Following The Road Map (GoHuskies.com; Oct. 25, 2012)
2012-13 (Track): A strong first season that saw her run at both conference meets indoors and out, showing impressive range … ran both the 1,500-metes and 5,000-meters at the Pac-12 Championships, as she took 17th in the 1,500m prelims, and then finished 12th in the 5k in 17:09.27, which was her only 5k of the season … was seventh in the 1,500m at the Pepsi Team Invitational at Oregon, running a season-best 4:29.38 for 1,500-meters … fourth in the UW-WSU Dual at 1,500-meters in 4:32.57 and was fifth in the 3k … third in the 800m at the Ken Shannon Invite in 2:12.64 … indoors, posted the No. 10 mile time in school history with a PR at the Husky Classic, as she stopped the clock in 4:41.72 … two weeks later she scored at the MPSF Championships in the mile, taking seventh in 4:48.58 … ran a 3,000-meters time just outside the Husky top-10, going 9:33.49 at the UW Invitational ... (Cross Country): The top freshman on the squad, she ran in the top-seven at all six races in the fall ... competed at her first NCAA Championships, placing 187th overall and sixth among Huskies in a time of 21:26 as UW would finish ninth in the team standings ... sixth on the squad at her first Pac-12 Championships, finishing 46th overall in 21:45 ... broke 21-minutes for the first time at the Adidas Wisconsin Invite, clocking 20:53 to finish 114th overall and sixth on the team ... ran seventh for UW, 87th overall, at NCAA West Regionals in Seattle ... at the Greater Louisville Classic, took 42nd as the No. 6 Husky in 17:31 for 5k ... made her collegiate debut at the Sundodger at Lincoln Park where she was the third Husky finisher in 11th-place overall in 21:31.
High School and Personal: Born in Seattle ... parents are Katy and Kevin Meyers ... has one older sister, Kayla, and one younger sister, Isabel ... a prep All-American, she dominated the 1A state scene all four years, winning the 1A Washington state cross country title all four years of her career, and capturing 11 total 1A state track titles for a total of 15 state titles, winning every individual event she competed in at every state meet ... one of five nominees for the 2011 Seattle Sports Star Female Athlete of the Year ... the National High School record-holder in the 2,000-meter steeplechase, breaking her own record with a sixth-place finish at the 2011 World Youth Championships in France in a time of 6:29.20 ... advanced to France by winning the World Youth Trials in 6:32.02 ... won the prestigious Jim Ryun Dream Mile in 2010, which featured elite invited prep runners including current Huskies Katie Flood and Eleanor Fulton, in a time of 4:41.93, which was the fastest time in the nation ... took second in the mile at the 2010 New Balance Outdoor Nationals in North Carolina in a time of 4:49.57 ... ranked eighth nationally in the 3,200m as a junior with a PR of 10:18.46 ... a two-time Foot Locker Cross Country Nationals finalist, placing 26th at the 2010 championships and 23rd at the 2009 finals ... won the 2010 Nike Border Clash cross country meet, leading Washington to the win over Oregon ... also took seventh at the 2011 Jim Ryun Dream Mile as defending champ ... won the mile race at the 2010 Arcadia Invite in 4:50.72.
2012 Pac-12 XC - 46th (6th UW)
2012 Regional XC - 87th (7th UW)
2012 NCAA XC - 187th (6th UW)
2013 USA Junior XC - 7th
2013 MPSF TF - 7th, Mile
2013 Pac-12 TF - 17th, 1500m | 12th, 5000m