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Amanda Catherall
Amanda  Catherall

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Farmingville, N.Y.

High School:
Sachem High School East


11/24/2015

Pirates Donate Thanksgiving Baskets to Needy Families

For a third straight year, all 14 athletic programs donated a basket to help feed the less fortunate.

10/09/2014

WXC Kicks Off Championship Season at Metropolitan Championships

A versatile Pirates squad heads to the Bronx for the Mets on Friday.

04/07/2014

Eddings, Blackburn Pace XC at Muhlenberg

Senior Nyala Eddings and freshman Desyre Blackburn add two more event victories

11/22/2013

WXC Heads to ECAC Championships in 2013 Finale

SHU senior Nyala Eddings looks to finish her career as SHU's leader in 10-straight races

11/15/2013

PRs Highlight WXC's Trip to NCAA Regionals

Eddings, migton and Blackburn lead the way again; all turn in career-best times

2013: Competed in all nine meets for the Pirates, ranking among the team leaders with three scoring efforts...Clocked the fifth-fastest 5K time on the squad in the fall...Finished 31st overall in the season opener at the Monmouth XC Kickoff (8/31)...Established a new personal best for the 4K distance with a time of 17:28.29 at the St. John's-Hofstra Fall Festival (9/7)...Completed the 6K course at the Delaware Invitational in 26:52.77 (9/14)...Recorded first scoring time of career with a personal-best 5K mark of 21:28.20 at the UMES Cappy Anderson Invitational, placing 16th overall (9/21)...Finished among the top-five on the team again at the Metropolitan Championships with a 5K time of 22:20.31 (10/11)...Clocked in at the 27:42.34 mark at the 6K Leopard Invitational (10/19)...Turned in fourth-fastest time on the team at the BIG EAST Championships, completing the 6K course in 26:25 (11/2)...Placed just outside the scoring group with a 6K effort of 26:18 at the NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regional (11/15)...Closed the season with a time of 22:21.0 at the 5K ECAC Championships (11/23)

2012: Competed in six out of nine meets for the Pirates... Ran best 4K with a time of 18.16.0 at the Monmouth XC Kickoff... Ran best 5K with a time of 22.27.92 at the UMES Cappy Anderson Invitational... Ran best 6K with a time of 25.38.18 at the Leopard Invitational

High School/Personal: Four-year member of track and field squad at Sachem High School East in Farmingville, N.Y...Also earned one letter in cross country...Garnered All-League recognition in both winter and spring track three times from 2010-2012...Helped lead winter track team to League 2 championship in 2011 while capturing league crowns during both the winter and spring seasons in 2012...Named to All-Academic cross country team in 2010 and All-Academic track teams in 2010 and 2011...Athletic Training major...Born Feb. 22, 1994.

PERSONAL BESTS
4K 17:28.29 St. John's-Hofstra Fall Festival 9/7/13
5K 21:28.20 UMES Cappy Anderson Invitational 9/21/13
6K
25:38.18 Leopard Invitational 10/13/12