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

In 2010-11:
Cross Country:
Red-shirted during the fall season.
Indoor Track: Red-shirted during the indoor season.
Outdoor Track:
Competed at the Penn Relays on April 28 where she ran a personal-best time of 17:23.16 in the 5k…Participated in the 3k at the Brown Outdoor Invitational on April 15, finishing in 10:08.67…Ran a personal-best, 4:43.64, in the 1,500-meters at the UMass Invitational on April 9…Ran the 800-meter run in 2:28.34 at the Bryant University Invitational on April 2.

In 2009-10: Was named Athlete of the Year for Quinnipiac women’s cross country and women’s indoor track…Was a Quinnipiac and NEC scholar athlete.
Personal Bests in 2009-10: One mile: 4:59; 3k: 9:50; 5k: 17:33
Cross Country: Placed second at the Quinnipiac Invitational...Received All-New England Honors with a top-15 place finish at the New England Championships…Was selected NEC Athlete of the Week twice during her sophomore year…Was named All-Conference after placing third, with a time of 18:15.3, at the Northeast Conference Championships…Competed at the Northeast Regional Championships.
Indoor Track:
Placed second in the 3,000-meter run and was the anchor of Quinnipiac’s first-place distance medley relay team at the Northeast Conference Championships…Ran a personal-best mile at the NEC championship meet, breaking five minutes for the first time in her career…Competed at the ECAC Championships, where she ran a personal-best, 9:50, in the 3,000-meter run.
Outdoor Track: Participated in the 3,000-meter run at the Penn Relays…Anchored the fourth-place Quinnipiac 4x800-meter relay team at the Northeast Conference Championships…Also, placed second  in the 5,000-meter run at the NEC Championships…Competed at the New England Championships, where she ran the 5k and participated in the 4x800-meter relay…Ran in the 3k event at the ECAC Championships.

In 2008-09: Was named the Quinnipiac Women’s Indoor and Outdoor Track Athlete of the Year…Earned Quinnipiac and NEC scholar athlete honors.
Season-bests in 2008-09:
One mile: 5:01; 3k: 10:13; 5k: 17:49; 6k (XC): 21:50
Cross Country: Placed second at the Quinnipiac Invitational in 18:06…Competed at the Penn State National Invitational, where she placed 52nd overall…Received All-New England honors and was the first freshman-finisher at the New England Championships…Received three NEC Rookie of the Week titles…Was named NEC All-Conference and the 2008 NEC Rookie of the Year, after placing fourth, in 18:48, at the Northeast Conference Championships…Participated at the Northeast Regional Championships.
Indoor Track: Placed third in the one mile and fourth in the 3k at the Northeast Conference Indoor Championships…Participated in the one-mile event at the New England Championships.
Outdoor Track:
Placed second in the 5k at the UMass Invitational…Placed second in the 5,000-meter run at the Northeast Conference Outdoor Championships…Ran in the 5k at the New England Championships.

Before Quinnipiac: Attended Shenendehowa High School where she ran varsity cross country, indoor and outdoor track…Also was a member of the varsity soccer team…Was a Section Two Champion…Was selected as a High School All-American and was named New York All-State…Received Suburban Council All-Star and Section Two All-Star honors.

Personal: A native of Clifton Park, N.Y…Daughter of Douglas and Lynn…Has a younger brother, Carter, who plays volleyball at Endicott College…Majoring in psychology and elementary education.