Women's Track & Field

Michaela Saunders
Michaela Saunders
Height: 5-5
Year: SO
Hometown: Lynchburg, VA
High School: E.C. Glass
Position: Mid-Distance
Major: Curricular Studies

TFRRS Statistics

2016-2017: (Indoor) – Joined the team as a sophomore and made an immediate impact…ran in the 400-meter race in her first two meets, before taking part in the 800-meter race for the rest of the year…had her best 400 time of 1:14.27 at the Bast-Cregger Invitational…posted an indoor-best of 2:44.52 at the UCS Invitational…finished 12th at ODACs in the 800. (Outdoor) – Improved throughout the outdoor season in the 800-meter race…finished fifth at the WildCat Invitational with a time of 2:35.22…just missed out on scoring at the ODAC Championships…came in 10th with a PR of 2:33.23.

Previous: Was a member of the E.C. Glass High School track and field team for four years…won several accolades with the Hilltoppers…helped an all-freshmen 4x400 relay team win regionals…was a two-time state champ in the 4x800 meter relay…won the 800-meter district and conference titles…is a member of the school-record holding DMR…was fifth at the state meet as a junior in the 800.

Personal: Daughter of Gary and Charlene Saunders…has eight siblings: Diana, Ashley, Levi, Nathan, Rachel, Olivia, Christina, and Ben.