|Hometown:||Staten Island, NY|
2015-2016: Placed 4th in 3000m at Great Dance Classic… Clocked in at 2:52.45 in 1000m against Cornell, enough for 3rd place… Placed 2nd at Akron Invitational in 800m with a time of 2:10.99… 1st at Spire Division I Invitational in relay with a time of 11:58.42… Placed 8th at Indoor MAC Championships in 800m… School record holder in DMR, with a time of 11:45.27, enough for 1st place at Florida Relay Classic… 1st in 800m at Jim Thorpe Classic, clocking in at 2:14.17… Outdoor Track & Field Academic All-MAC.
2014-15: Ran a season-best 2:12.13 in the 800-meter run, 2:54.01 in the 100-meter run, 5:00.43 in the mile run, and apart of the distance medley relay team that finished in a time of 11:43.21. During the outdoor season, she was a memeber of the 4 x 1,500 meter relay that broke the school record in a time of 18:48.55, part of the DMR team that ran 11:50.22, 2:12.26 in the 800-meter run, and 4:33.05 in the 1,500-meter rune.
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.