Heather Sweeney
Heather Sweeney
Height: 5-7
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Woodland Park, N.J.
High School: Verona
Major: Undecided

2012: Competed in four meets as a freshman … finished 11th at the Keene State Alumni Invitational (9/01) in 12:02 … came 12th in the sub-varsity 5k at the UMass-Dartmouth Invitational (9/15) with a time of 19:30 … placed 94th in the 6k at the Purple Valley Classic (9/22) in 24:40 … finished 75th in the sub-varsity race at NEICAAAs (10/07) with a time of 19:48.36 … came 45th in 20:17.08 at NEWMACs (10/27).

Off the Cross Country Trail: Also competes on the MIT indoor and outdoor track and field teams.

High School: A 2012 graduate of Verona High School … All-Conference and All-County … three-time state championship qualifier … school record holder in the 3200 … captain of the cross country and indoor and outdoor track teams … four-year letterwinner in cross country and indoor and outdoor track … National Honor Society … Math Honor Society … valedictorian … National Merit Finalist … National Merit Scholar.

Personal: Daughter of Lisa and John Sweeney …family member ran cross country at Villanova University.