Women's Cross Country

Brittany Mendelson
Brittany Mendelson
Height: 5-4
Year: So.
Hometown: Southbury, CT
High School: Pomperaug

Collegiate Personal Bests:
800 Meter Dash: 2:18.22
1,000 Meter Run: 3:04.64
1,500 Meter Run: 4:40.19
One Mile Run: 5:00.63
5,000 Meter Run: 18:25.02

2015 Cross Country: Earned All-Conference honors and named Northeast Conference Outstanding Performer...Won the Northeast Conference Individual Championship with a time of 17:38.4...Won the CCSU Mini Meet in 10:12...Placed fourth of 163 runners at the IC4A/ECAC Championships with a time of 18:28.3...Placed 45th out of 257 runners with a time of 21:52 at the NCAA Northeast Regional...Finished eighth out of 265 runners at the New England Championships...Named the NEC Athlete of the Week twice during the season...Named Corvais ECAC Runner of the Week on October 28.

2014 Cross Country: Earned All-Conference honors...Crossed the finish line in 18:22.67 to place 14th in the Northeast Conference Championship...Competed in the NCAA Northeast Regional and earned 102nd place with a time of 22:07.00...Placed ninth at the ECAC Championships, completing the 5K course in 18:34.8...Named NEC Rookie of the Week after placing second at the Marist Invitational in 18:41.94.

2013 Cross Country: DNP

Before Central: Competed in cross country and track and field at Pomperaug High School...Named team captain for cross country, indoor and outdoor track and field...Named First Team All-South West Conference from 2009-2012...Four-year All-State honoree...South West Conference Champion in 2010 and 2011...Earned top-five finishes in the Class L Championships in 2009 and 2010...2011 Class L Champion...Named All-New England in 2010...Received South West Conference Leadership Award in 2013.