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Sarah Jane Underwood
Sarah Jane Underwood

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Alexandria, Va.

High School:
West Potomac

Event:
Distance

Experience:
JR


11/23/2013

Cross Country Ends Season at NCAA Championships

Women's squad places 25th; Matt Fischer finishes 78th

11/15/2013

Fischer Qualifies for NCAA Championships

Women's squad finishes third, men's team places fifth at NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regional

11/03/2013

Fischer Sets Program Record at Big Ten Championships

Women's squad places fourth; Men's team finishes ninth

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On the National Stage ... || 2013 Cross Country || Took 32nd at the NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regional Championships ... Finished 222nd at the NCAA Cross Country Championships with her time of 22:20.6

At the Big Ten Championships ... || 2013 Cross Country || Finished 57th || 2013 Outdoor || Placed 14th in the 800, running 2:10.44. || 2013 Indoor || Was a member of the Nittany Lions' fifth-place distance medley ... The team clocked 11:21.39 in the effort.

On the Course... || 2013 Cross Country || Opened the season with a fourth-place finish at the Dolan Duals ... Tallied a ninth-place finish at the Harry Groves Spiked Shoe Invitational ... Finished 167th at Lehigh's Paul Short Run ... Placed 208th at the Pre-National Invitational || 2012 Cross Country || Ran unattached at the Harry Groves Spiked Shoe Invitational, placing 43rd overall.

Around the Track ... || 2014 Outdoor || Did not compete || 2014 Indoor || Opened the 2014 indoor season as a member of the first-place distance medley relay team (11:44.84) at the Penn State Indoor Relays ... Ran a lifetime-best time of 2:48.17 en route to a fourth-place in the 1,000-meter run at the Nittany Lion Challenge ... Her time of 2:48.17 ranks third all-time in school history ... Posted a season-best time of 4:58.42 in the mile run at the SPIRE NCAA Division I Indoor Track & Field Invitational || 2013 Outdoor || Was a member of the Nittany Lions' fourth-place 4x1500 and sixth place DMR at Penn Relays ... Clocked a season-best 2:10.11 to finish second in the 800 at the LSU Battle on the Bayou ... Placed fourth in the 1500 (4:28.50) at the Crimson Tide Invitational at Alabama ... Finished second in the 800 at the Bucknell Team Challenge. || 2013 Indoor || Clocked a PR 2:09.75 at the Penn State National, finishing fifth overall in the 800 ... Was a member of the winning 4x800 at the Penn State Relays, and winning DMR at the Nittany Lon Challenge ... Finished second in the 1000 at the Nittany Lion Challenge, thanks to a PR 2:53.46 ... Placed fifth in her section of the 800 at the Washington Husky Classic, running 2:10.75.

Before Penn State ... || High School ||
Placed fourth in the 800 at the Virginia State Championships as a senior, following a victory in the event at her regional meet ... Was also a member of the fifth-place 4x800 at the state meet ... Finished fifth in the 1000 at the indoor state meet senior year, to go along with a silver-medal finish in the 4x800 ... Was a top 20 finisher at Cross Country States and also competed at the Foot Locker South Regional as senior ... Has run 2:09.38 for the 800 and 2:53.53 for the 1000. || Personal || Daughter of Mary and David Underwood ... Born October 2, 1993.

Collegiate Personal Bests || Track and Field

Event Indoor Outdoor
800m 2:09.75 2:10.11
1000m 2:48.17 ***
1500m *** 4:28.50
Mile 4:55.23 ***

2012 Meet-by-Meet Results

Date Event Distance Overall Team Scoring PSU Time
9/8 Harry Groves Spiked Shoe 6K 43rd UNA UNA 23:01
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