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 Betsy Erlanger

AT DELAWARE
Fourth-year member of the Blue Hens.

CROSS COUNTRY

2015 SEASON
Named UD Alumni Association Team MVP • competed in six invitationals during the year, and was the Blue Hens’ top finisher four times • was the Delaware Invitational champion with a time of 23:13.4 • also led UD by placing 59th at the Paul Short Invitational, 22nd at the CAA Championship and 70th at the NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regionals • finished 10th at the Lehigh Invitational and was 47th at the Princeton Invitational • named National 5&10 Best of the Blue Hens Athlete of the Week on Sept. 14.

2014 SEASON

Participated in six events • placed second at the Delaware Invitational in 22:59 and at the UD Blue & Gold Invitational in 22:30 • recorded her best time at Towson in 18:19 • participated in the CAA Championships

2013 SEASON
Participated in seven events • finished 10th ath UD Blue & Gold Invitational in 23:58 • had her best time at the Towson Invitational in 18:58 • participated in the ECAC Championships and the CAA Championships • UD Team Outstanding Rookie Award.

INDOOR TRACK & FIELD

2014 SEASON

Participated in six events • ran the 4x800m Relay in 9:42 at Lehigh and the 800m Race in 2:24 at Lehigh • ECAC Qualifier • Princeton Tiger Open Champion • Lehigh/ Covert Classic Champion.

OUTDOOR TRACK & FIELD

2015 SEASON

Participated in four events • recorded career highs in the 4x800m Relay in 9:00.95 (Setting a school record) at the ECAC Championships and in the 1,500m race in 4:34 at Swarthmore • ran in the 3,000m race in 10:26 at Colonial • ECAC Qualifier

2014 SEASON
Participated in five events • participated in the 4x800m Relay in 9:03 at Raleigh and the 1,500m race in 4:37 at the CAA Championships • ECAC Qualifier • Penn Relays Champion



HIGH SCHOOL
Competed with the cross country and track & field teams during all four years at Upper St. Clair High School  • placed among the top 32 in the state cross country championships as a freshman, sophomore and senior • set Upper St. Clair, Trinity and Mingo Course records • finished eighth in the 3200 meters and 11th in the 1600 meters at the 2013 PIAA State Championships • set team records and South Fayette Invitational meet records in both events • also was a four-year letterwinner on the swimming team that won three section championships • finished ninth in the state in 2013 in the 200 free relay and 200 medley relay • was ninth in the state in 2011 in the IM relay, and 11th place in the state in 2012 in the 200 free relay • served as team captain for all three sports during senior year • member of National Honor Society • honor roll student • Junior Mentor • member of The Friendship Circle • Natural Helper.

PERSONAL
Betsy Rose Erlanger • born March 6, 1995 • daughter of Dan and Beth Erlanger • has two younger brothers, Will and Sam • exercise science major at Delaware with a minor in disability studies • aspires to become a physical therapist • traveled to Budapest on a study abroad trip this summer with teammate Megan O'Dell.

TRACK SEASON BESTS

Year 4x4 (I)   4x8 (I)
DMR (I)
800m (I)
1,000m (I)
Mile (I) 4x8 (O) DMR (O) 400m (O) 800m (O) 1,500m (O) 3,000m (O)
2015 - - - - - - 9:00.35 - - 2:20.68 4:34.28 10:26.85
2014 4:29.66 9:42.03 11:52.57
2:24.88
2:55.87 5:13.43 9:03.29 11:35.35 1:01.12 2:16.30 4:37.25 -
Position: Distance
Year: Junior
Hometown: Pittsburgh, Pa.
High School: Upper St. Clair
Major: Exercise Science
Experience: 1 Letter
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