The Loyola women's indoor track and field team raced at the Terrapin Invitational on Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018.
2017 (Sophomore): Ran 1:19.85 in the indoor 500m at the Towson Tiger Invitational… Clocked a season-best time of 2:19.95 in the 800m at the Armory Track Invitational… Helped the team set an indoor 4x800m record at the Patriot League Indoor Championships… Had an outdoor-best performance of 2:15.94 at the Bison Outdoor Classic, the No. 6 time in school history… Was a part of the school-record setting 4x800m relay team at the Patriot League Outdoor Championships, as well.
2016 (Freshman): Opened her collegiate career with a time of 62.33 in the 400m at the Metro Holiday Season Opener… Finished fourth in the 800m in 2:25.70 at the Spartan Regional Invitational… Ran 1:20.65 in the 500m at the Armory Track Invitational, the No. 6 time in school history… Placed fourth in the outdoor 800m at the Philadelphia College Classic with a time of 2:24.10… Finished 12th in the 800m at the Patriot League Outdoor Championships with a season-best time of 2:17.37, the No. 10 time in school history.
Before Loyola: Guided Archbishop Molloy to back-to-back CHSAA Indoor and Outdoor Intersectional Championship titles in 2014 and 2015… Team won Brooklyn/Queens Championship all four years (2012-15)… Owns the school record for the indoor 400m, 600m, 800m and sprint medley relay, as well as, the outdoor record in the 400m, 800m and 400m hurdles… Was a state qualifier in 2014 and 2015… Earned a total of six varsity letters – four in track and two in soccer.
Personal: MaryEllen Woods… Daughter of Buddy and Patricia Woods… Has two sisters, Elizabeth and Kathleen; and one brother, Brian… Sister Kathleen runs cross country at Fairfield University… Major is undecided.