Morgan Roche
Morgan Roche
Height: 5-2
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Clifton Park, N.Y.
High School: Shenendehowa

As a sophomore in 2009-10:
Was named Quinnipiac Women's Cross Country and Women's Indoor Track Athlete of the Year...Was a Quinnipiac and Northeast Conference Scholar Athlete.

Cross Country:
Finished in second place at the Quinnipiac Invitation...Received All-New England Honors with a top-15th place finish at the New England Championships...Received the NEC Athlete of the Week award twice during the season...Placed third at the NEC Championships and was named All-Conference...Ran at the Northeast Regional Championships.
Indoor Track:
Ran at the NEC Championships, where she placed second in the 3,000-meter run and anchored Quinnipiac in the Distance Medley Relay to a first place finish...Anchored the All-New England Distance Medley Relay at the New England Championships...Ran a personal best, 4:59, in the one-mile run at the New England Championships...Competed at the ECAC Championships in the 3,000-meter run with a personal-best time of 9:50.
Outdoor Track:
Anchored Quinnipiac in the 4x800-meter relay at the NEC Championships, finishing in fourth place...Placed second in the 5,000 meter run at the NEC Championships....Competed in the 4x800-meter relay and the 5,000-meter run at the New England Championships...Ran in the 3,000-meter run at the ECAC Championships.

As a freshman in 2008-09:
Was named Quinnipiac Women's Indoor and Outdoor Track Athlete of the Year as a freshman...Was a Quinnipiac and NEC Scholar Athlete.
Cross Country:
Was named the NEC Rookie of the Week on three different occasions...Finished in second place at the Quinnipiac Invitational...Placed 52nd at the Penn State National Invitational...Received all-New England Honors and was the first, freshman finisher at the New England Championships...Placed fourth at the NEC Championships, where she was named All-Conference, as well as Rookie of the Year...Finished the 2008 season at the Northeast Regional Championships.
Indoor Track:
Finished in third place in the one-mile run and fourth place in the 3,000-meter run at the NEC Championships...Also, was a part of the Distance Medley Relay team that came in first place at the NEC Championships...Ran the one-mile in a season-best time of 5:01 at the New England Championships...Competed at the ECAC Championships.
Outdoor Track:
Finished in second place in the 5,000-meter run at the UMass Invitational...Placed second at the NEC Championships in the 5,000-meter run...Competed at the New England Championships in the 5,000-meter run.
Personal-best times for the year: Mile: 5:01; 3,000m: 10:13; 5,000m: 17:49; 6,000m (XC): 21:50


Before Quinnipiac:

A Cross Country Suburban Council All-Star...A Section Two All-Star in 2007...Named to the Third-Team All-State in 2007...Honored with the 2007 Shenendehowa Most Honored Player Award...Named Most Valuable Distance Runner of Shenendehowa indoor track team in 2007...Named Most Valuable Junior in outdoor track in 2007...Most Valuable Senior in Outdoor Track in 2008...Part of the Springstead Invitational Team Champions in Cross Country...All-American in the Distance Medley Relay...All-American in the 4x1 Mile Relay.

 
Personal:

Born March 16, 1990 to Lynn and Doug Roche...Has one younger brother, Carter, 16...Cousin, Jeff Juron, played basketball at the University of Rochester and now plays professionally in Europe.