Women's Cross Country, Track & Field


Megan Lemersal
Megan Lemersal

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Park Ridge, Ill.

High School:
Maine South

Event:
XC - Distance

Birthdate:
04/25/1995

I/O Eligibility:
FR/FR

AT ILLINOIS

2013 XC - FRESHMAN
Made her collegiate debut at the Illini Challenge, where she placed 14th overall ... Clocked a 23:59 at the Boilermaker Invitational, then trimmed over a minute off her time to finished third for the Illini with a 6K time of 22:53 at the Bradley Classic ... Finished second for the squad and 16th overall at the Illini Challenge.

2014 Track and Field
Outdoor: Competed unattached in the 1,500m at the Illinois Twilight.

Indoor: Did not compete.

High School
Seven-time All-Conference in cross country and track ... Senior Female Athlete of the Year ... Placed ninth at the 2011 IHSA cross country state championships ... Two-time state qualifier in cross country ... State qualifier in track.

Personal
Daughter of Joe and Beth Lemersal ... Born on April 25, 1995 ... Has two brothers, Charlie and Will ... Hobbies include art and Irish dance ... Senior Scholar Athlete of the Year for cross country and track.

Lemersal's Personal Bests
Cross Country
4K: 15:59 - Illini Challenge (8/30/13)
5K: 18:50 - Illini Open (10/25/13)
6K: 22:53 - Bradley Classic (10/18/13)

Track
Outdoor
1,500m: 4:56.09 - Illinois Twilight (4/12/14)

Updated July 2014

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