6K – 22:14.0 (Patriot League Championships, 2014)
2014 (Junior): Ran in all six races during the season… Was the top women’s finisher in four of the six races… Opened the season with a top-20 finish at the Salisbury Fall Classic, taking 13th in 23:10.2… Competed at both the Salty Dog Invitational and the Paul Short Run, recording times of 24:30.3 (59th) and 22:42.7 (47th), respectively… Ran a season-best time of 22:14.1 at the Patriot League Championships, taking 41st overall… Finished 104th with a time of 22:39.0 at the Mid-Atlantic Regionals.
2013 (Sophomore): Competed in all six races throughout the season… Recorded best finish of the year at the season opener in Salisbury, taking 21st in 23:47.2… Took 71st at the Salty Dog Invitational, crossing the finish line in 24:10.2… Also competed at the Leopard Invitational, taking 72nd in 24:26.0… Finished 75th at the Patriot League Championships, recording a race time of 24:41.9… Recorded her fastest time of the season at the Mid-Atlantic Regionals, taking 155th in 23:13.8.
2012 (Freshman): Made collegiate debut at the Salty Dog Invitational, finishing 108th with a time of 26:04.0… Dropped more than two minutes off her race time at the following meet, recording a time of 24:03.7 (292nd) at Lehigh’s Paul Short Run… Recorded first top-50 finish at the Tribe Open, coming in 37th with a final race time of 24:09.4… Took 51st at the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Championships, crossing the finish line in 24:03.3… Closed out the season at the Mid-Atlantic Regionals, finishing 168th in 24:16.1.
Before Loyola: Helped Northern Valley Regional High School at Old Tappan win the 2010 league title and qualify for the state championship... Named to 2012 All-Bergen Country First Team... 2012 All-North Jersey Second Team... 2012 All-League selection... Coach's Award Recipient... Was a four-year letterwinner and an honor rolle student.
Personal: Erica Peyton Canas... Daughter of Maura and Robert Canas.