|Hometown:||Staten Island, NY|
2013-14: Set a school record in the outdoor distance medley relay as a freshman...teamed with Meghan Manley, Camaria Long and Melinda Wheeler to clock an 11:49.88 finish at the Penn Relays...set season-best indoor times of 2:12.70 in the 800-meter run, 2:54.48 in the 1,000, 4:55.82 in the mile run and 10:12.45 in the 3,000...outdoors had top times of 2:18.86 in the 800, 4:33.84 in the 1,500 and 11:29.73 in the 3,000 steeplechase.
High School: Won 12 letters and captained one seasons at Curtis High School. Holds four school records at Curtis. Three-time Staten Island Advance All-Star. NYC PSAL Steeplechase Champion as a senior. PSAL Staten Island 1,000 meter run champion as a junior and senior.
Personal: Born February 24, 1995. Daughter of David and Patricia Birchard. Has one brother, Billy. Favorite foods include salad and chicken. Enjoys listening to classical, pop and rock and lists her favorite musician to be Beethoven. Majoring in biological sciences.