Lisa Gorham
Lisa Gorham
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Woodbridge, Conn.
High School: Amity

PERSONAL-BEST 6K - 21:49.6 - NCAA Division III National Championship - 11/17/2018

-- NCAA Division III Cross Country All-American (2018-29th)
-- One-time Midwest All-Region Cross Country (2018-13th)
-- One-Time All-UAA Cross Country Second Team (2018-9th)

2018-19: Ran to All-American honors (29th-21:49.6), helping the Bears claim the NCAA Division III Cross Country National Championship with a career best time ... Ran to All-Region honors at the Midwest Regional Championship, placing 13th with a time of 22:14.7 ... Earned all-UAA Second Team honors by placing ninth (22:32.0) at the UAA Championships in Somers, Wis. helping the Bears out to a team championship ... Competed in six races on the season, posting sub-23 minute times in five of five 6K courses ... Team captain of the National Champion ... Academic all-UAA ... Earned USTFCCCA NCAA DIII All-Academic honors.

2017-18: Finished the Midwest Regionals with a season-best 22:14.3 time while placing 49th out of 263 runners ... Ran to all-UAA Second Team honors by placing ninth (24:07.4) at the UAA Championship in Woodland Park, N.J. on Oct. 28 ... USTFCCCA All-Academic ... Academic all-UAA.

2016-17: Ran to a season-best 23:36.7 at the Brooks Invite on Oct. 15 ... Helped the Bears to three first place finishes with three sub-24 minute times ... Academic all-UAA for cross country. 

2015-16: Ran a career-best 23:30.96 at the Oshkosh/AAE Invite.

HIGH SCHOOL: Team captain and four-year letterwinner in cross country, indoor and outdoor track & field at Amity High School ... Two-time All-Conference honoree in cross country and track & field ... State qualifier in cross country as a senior ... Two-time track & field state qualifier ... Named the cross country team MVP as a sophomore ... Helped Amity to the Housatonic League cross country championship as a junior and senior ... Team won the SCC Conference track & field championship as a sophomore and junior ... Finished as the SCC cross country runner-up as a senior ... Selected as a State of Connecticut Scholar-Athlete Award recipient ... AP Scholar ... National Merit Scholar ... National Honor Society ... Also a member of National Honor Societies for math and science.

PERSONAL: Majoring in cognitive neuroscience with a minor in global health and the environment ... Daughter of Jonathan and Mary Gorham.