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Megan Chojnacki
 Megan Chojnacki

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Waukesha, Wis.

High School:
Waukesha South H.S.

Height:
5-3

Experience:
2L

Cross Country 2007: Competed in three meets during the season...finished 23rd at the Lobo Invitational (20:13)...completed the Lori Fitzgerald Invitational in 21:05 for an 18th place finish...crossed at 21:14 at the C-USA Championships.

Cross Country 2006:
Competed in six meets during the season ... placed 66th at the C-USA Championships on Oct. 28 ... took 16th at the Lori Fitzgerald Invitational on Sept. 15. 2006

Cross Country 2005: Ran at all six cross country competitions during the season ... took 61st at the C-USA Championships ... finished 16th at the Lori Fitzgerald Invitational and 18th at the Kachina Classic.

Outdoor 2007:
Champion in the 3,000-meter steeplechase at the Don Kirby Memorial Invitational...finished second in the 1,5000-meter run at the UTEP Invite...third at both the Springtime Invitational and the NMSU Spring Classic in the 3,000m...placed eighth in the 3,000-meter steeplechase and 15th in the 5,000-meter run at the C-USA Championships.

Indoor 2007: Placed fourth in the mile run at the Lobo Invitational...22nd in the mile at the Husker Invite and the 38th at the Tyson Invite...finished 26th in the 3,000-meter run at the C-USA Championships.

Outdoor 2006:
Redshirted. Indoor: Redshirted.

Before UTEP: Lettered four times in track and three times in cross country at Waukesha South for coach Eric Lehmann ... participated in the Wisconsin State Championships three times ... four-time All-Conference in track ... senior captain ... two-time conference champion in track ... earned All-Conference honors three times in cross country ... qualified for the state championships in cross country as a senior ... cross country team MVP as a senior ... two-year captain in cross country ... holds a black belt in Taekwan Do ... earned an academic letter ... graduated with high honors ... member of both the National Honors Society and the National Spanish Honors Society.

Personal: Full name is Megan Lynn Chojnacki ... majoring in multidisciplinary studies and nursing ... daughter of Dave and Christa Chojnacki ... has one sister (Nadine) ... born Dec. 5, 1986 in West Allis, Wis.

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