Amy Shaw
Amy Shaw
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Auckland, New Zealand
High School: Rangitoto College
Events: Distance

2015-2016: Placed 3rd at Cornell in mile with a time of 5:01.58… Took 2nd in 3000m with a time of 9:45.15 at Great Dane Classic… Placed 1st in mile at Akron Invitational with a time of 4:56.58… School record in indoor 5000m with a time of 16:29.13… Bronze in 5000m with a time of 16:32.70 at Indoor MAC Championships (second-best time, broke MAC Championship record)… 4th in 3000m with a time of 9:38.78 in Indoor MAC Championship… Indoor Track & Field Academic All-MAC… 1st in DMR at Florida Relays with a time of 11:45.27 (school record)… Took 2nd at Northeast Challenge in 1500m with a time of 4:36.47… Placed 3rd at Jesse Owens Classic with a time of 16:43.93 in 5000m (outdoor school record)… Outdoor Track & Field Academic All-MAC… All-Academic USTFCCCA… Most Improved Player (indoor).

2014-15: Ran season-best times of 4:59.93 in the mile run, 9:47.14 in the indoor 3000-meter run, 11:43.21 in the indoor DMR, 4:38.37 in the outdoor 1,500-meter run, 17:31.17 in the 5000-meter run, and was a member of the relay team that set a school record time of 18:48.55 in the 4x1,500 relay.

2013-14: Was not a member of the team as a freshman.

High School: Attended Rangitoto College and raced for coach Carolyn Smith...lists greatest athletic accomplishment as coming in second in the 1,500-meter run at the New Zealand Secondary School Championships...also played netball, touch rugby and tennis and was a member of the swimming, triathlon and cycling teams.

Personal: Born June 21, 1994...daughter of Alan and Ros...has one brother, John...majoring in studio art...dream job would be coordinating advertising for Nike...enjoys photography...favorite TV show is Friends...is also a member of the UB cross country team.