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Samantha  Valentine - Track & Field - University of New Mexico Lobos Athletics

Samantha Valentine

Position

Distance

Height

5-6

Class

RS-Sr.

Hometown

Middleton, Wis.

Previous School

Middleton High School/Brown

Major

Water Resources

EXP

TR(XC)/1V(I)/1V(O)

Samantha Valentine TFRRS Results
Samantha Valentine World Athletics Profile

Awards
Ivy League All-Conference – Second Team – Cross Country – 2019*
Mountain West Academic All-Conference – Track & Field – 2022
Mountain West Scholar Athlete – Track & Field – 2022

*-Indicates award was achieved during career at Brown University (2017-2021).

2022-23

Cross Country (Senior): Competed in three meets in final cross country season…ran a personal-best 5k time of 16:52.7 minutes on Sept. 30, placing third at the Joe Piane Invitational…ran a personal-best 6k time of 21:09.4 minutes on Oct. 14, placing ninth at the Nuttycombe Invitational…placed 42nd at the Mountain West Championships with a 6k time of 21:16.3 minutes on Oct. 28.

2021-22

Outdoor Track and Field (Senior): Placed sixth in the 3,000-meter steeplechase at the Mountain West Championships, running a personal-best time of 10:18.14 minutes on May 14…placed fourth at the St. Pius Distance Festival with a 1,500-meter time of 4:39.70 minutes on April 7…named academic all-conference…named a Mountain West Scholar Athlete.

Indoor Track and Field (Junior): Competed in five meets in debut with the Lobos…placed fourth in the mile at the Don Kirby Open with a time of 4:57.74 minutes.

Cross Country (REDSHIRT): Did not compete.

Brown University (2017-2021)
2020-21

Outdoor Track and Field (Junior): Placed third in the 1,500-meters with a time of 4:38.94 minutes at Bryant…competed in two meets during the outdoor season.

Indoor Track and Field (Canceled-COVID-19): Did not compete.

Cross Country (Canceled-COVID-19): Did not compete…academic all-Ivy League.

2019-20

Outdoor Track and Field (Canceled-COVID-19): Did not compete.

Indoor Track and Field (Sophomore): Placed eighth in the 3,000m and runner-up in the 4x800m relay at the Ivy League Championship…personal best in the 3,000m (9:33.16) at the BU Valentine Invite…won the mile at the URI Coaches Tribute…third in the 1,000m at the Beantown Challenge.

Cross Country (Junior): Second Team All-Ivy…placed 84th at the NCAA Northeast Regional (6K) in a time of 21:11.6…took 10th at the Ivy League Championship (6K), finishing at 21:24.7…won the Rothenberg Run (5K) at 17:17.2…third at the Maribel Sanchez Souther Invitational (6K) at 22:27.9…also competed at the Battle in Beantown, finishing 48th overall.

2018-19

Outdoor Track and Field (Sophomore): NCAA qualifier in the 3,000-meter steeplechase…took third overall in the 3000m at the Ocean State Invitational…personal-record 1500m (4:30.82) with a 13th-place finish at the Sam Howell Invitational…personal-record 3000m run (10:22.87) for a fourth-place finish and a fifth-place finish in the 4×800 at the Ivy League Outdoor Track & Field Championships.

Indoor Track and Field (Freshman): Took second overall in the 4×880 at the Ivy League Indoor Track & Field Championships (8:54.66)…personal-record 1000m time at the David Hemery Valentine Invitational (2:52.11)…crossed the finish line fifth in the 1000m at the Beantown Challenge…also ran the mile in the Boston University John Thomas Terrier Classic.

Cross Country (Sophomore): Placed 36th at NCAA Northeast Regional [ 6K 22:39.9]…took 37th with a personal best at Ivy League Championships [6K 21:40.7]…finished 55th at Coast-to-Coast in Beantown with a college best [5K 18:09.2 ]…Competed at Penn State Nationals [6K 21:55.5] and Maribel Sanchez Souther [6K 22:3.8].

2017-18

Outdoor Track and Field (Freshman): Competed in the 1,500-meters at the Ivy League Championships…won the Brown Springtime Invitational with a 1,500-meter time of 4:40.62 minutes.

Indoor Track and Field (Freshman): Part of the 4×800-meter relay team that finished fourth at the Ivy League Championships on Feb. 25, running a time of 8:56.38 minutes…also competed in the mile at the Ivy League Championships…won the 800-meters at the Brown University Invitational on Feb. 17 with a time of 2:15.54 minutes…ran a season-best mile time of 4:54.58 minutes on Jan. 27 at the Terrier Classic.

Cross Country (Freshman): Placed fifth overall at the Bryant Nassaney Memorial Race in a time of 18:07.0…finished 62nd at the Ivy League Championship (6K) at 22:42.4…also competed at the NCAA Northeast Regional (6K) at 23:17.5…also competed at NCAA Pre-National Meet.

Middleton High School (Class of 2017)

Ran cross country and track at Middleton High School in Wisconsin and Phillips Academy Andover…finished fourth at New Balance Nationals Outdoor 2016 in the mile and earned All-American honors…finished second at 2016 WIAA state track meet in 800m and 1600m…finished eighth at both the USATF Cross Country Championships in 2016 and the WIAA State Cross Country Meet in 2015…earned MVP award in 2013, 2015, 2016…Wisconsin Envirothon Champion and Envirothon National Competition Qualifiers…National Honors Society.