Martha Santandreu
Martha Santandreu
Height: 5-4
Year: Gr.
Hometown: Hamburg, N.Y.
High School: Nardin Academy

Individual Statistics: 5Kvpersonal record: 18:27; 10K personal record: 39:08; 3K personal record: 10:38; One Mile personal record: 5:24    

As a Senior in 2012: Saw the track in seven total events this season, all of which were at least 1500m in distance…Established a season best time in the 10000m on May 10 at the New England Championships as she ran a 39:19.88 to finish in 11th place out of 18 runners…Posted an impressive eighth place finish out of 17 competitors at the NEC Championships on May 5 with her time of 39:40.34 in the 10000m…Ran in a pair of 5000m for the season at the Fred Hardy Invitational (18:42.09, ninth place) and the George Davis Invitational (18:58.71, third place) at the beginning of the season…Also saw the track in two 3000m events as she crossed the line in 10:44.03 at Brown on April 14 and followed with a 10:50.55 at Yale on April 29 to finish a season-best eighth place…Santandreu also competed in one 1500m event in 2012 as she nearly broke five minutes with a time of 5:00.03 on April 21 to finish 13th out of 36 runners at MIT.

As a Junior in 2011: Finished the one mile in a personal best, 5:24.45, at the Brown Invitational on April 16…Competed in the 3k at the Yale Springtime Invitational on May 1, where she ran a personal best, 10:38.40…Participated at the NEC Championships on May 7, finishing the 10k in a personal-best time of 39:08.59…Ran a personal-best time of 2:30.21 in the 800-meter run and 4:59.50 in the 1,500-meter race at the UMass Invitational on April 9.

As a Sophomore in 2010: Ran a 40:19 10k at the 2009 NEC Outdoor Championships on May 2…Competed at the UMass Invitational on April 11 in the 5k, crossing the finish line in 19:27…Finished the 3k in 11:13 at the Quinnipiac Classic on April 8.

Before Quinnipiac: Attended Nardin Academy where she ran varsity cross country, indoor and outdoor track…Was All-Catholic Champions for three years in cross country in 2004, 2006 and 2007…Was All-Catholic Champions for four consecutive years between 2005 and 2008 in track…Was selected captain her senior year.

Personal: A native of Hamburg, N.Y…Daughter of Paul and Susan…Has two brothers Peter and Ben, and two sisters, Beth and Grace…A physical therapy major.