Sophie Watterson
Sophie Watterson
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Burlington, Vt.
High School: Burlington
Events: Distance

PERSONAL BESTS

EVENT TIME MEET DATE
Mile-Indoor 5:08.00 Wartburg Qualifier 3/2/2018
3,000-Indoor 10:01.18 UAA Championships 2/24/2019
5,000-Indoor 17:05.85 NCAA Championships 3/8/2019
1,500-Outdoor 4:49.50 NCC Dr. Keeler Invite 5/10/2019
5,000-Outdoor 17:15.17 NCC Dr. Keeler Meet 5/10/2018
10,000-Outdoor 35:52.43 WashU Invite 3/30/2019

--One-time NCAA Division III Outdoor Track & Field All-American: 2019 (10,000m - seventh, 36:40.26)
--One-time NCAA DIII Indoor Track & Field National Qualifier: 2019 (5,000m)
--One-time NCAA DIII Outdoor Track & Field National Qualifier: 2019 (10,000m)

--Three-time USTFCCCA Indoor Midwest All-Region: 2018 (3,000m), 2019 (3,000m; 5,000m)

2018-19
INDOOR:
NCAA Qualifier ... USTFCCCA Midwest All-Region in the 5,000m with the region's fourth fastest time (17:16.73) and in the 3,000m with the region's fifth fastest time (9:56.07) ... Earned all-UAA honors by placing third in the 3,000m with a time of 10:01.18 to help the Bears claim the UAA Title ... Academic All-UAA.
OUTDOOR: Helped WashU to a runner-up finish with All-American honors with a seventh place finish in the 10,000m run (36:40.26) ... USTFCCCA Midwest All-Region in the 10,000m ... Placed second in the 10,000m run at the WashU Invite on March 30 with a season-best time of 35:52.43 ... USTFCCCA All-Academic Individual ... Academic All-UAA.

2017-18
INDOOR:
USTFCCCA Indoor Midwest All-Region with the fifth fastest 3,000m (10:01.60) ... Earned indoor all-UAA honors with a third-place finish in the 3,000m (10:06.75) ... Academic all-UAA.
OUTDOOR: Academic all-UAA ... UAA President's Council Scholar-Athlete... USTFCCCA All-Academic.

HIGH SCHOOL: Team captain and four-year letterwinner in cross country and track & field at Burlington High School ... Earned All-State honors in cross country, indoor and outdoor track in 2015 ... All-State indoor in 2016 ... Personal-bests: 5K cross country-18:33; 3K-10:38; 1500m-4:54 ... Excellence in English and National Honor Society member.

PERSONAL: Majoring in environmental policy and Spanish ... Daughter of Tracy and Bill Watterson.