Annie Meeder
Annie Meeder
Height: 5-7
Year: So.
Hometown: Paso Robles, CA
High School: Paso Robles HS
Experience: 1Y

2017-18 -- Track: Redshirted ... earned a spot on the Big West Conference Commissioner’s Highest Honor Roll for academics. Cross Country: Earned 21st place at the Big West Championships as a true freshman, finishing UC Riverside’s 6k Ag./Ops. Course in 21:39.1, as the Mustangs almost won the conference title, taking second place with 47 points ... began the fall taking 12th place at UC Santa Barbara’s Lagoon Open on Sept. 2, with a 5k performance of 18:55.14 as Cal Poly won the Blue-Green Rivalry meet 22-37 ... added a 69th-place 6k of 20:51.3 at Oregon’s Dellinger Invitational on Sept. 29 ... academically, earned Big West Commissioner’s Highest Honors.

Prep -- As a senior for Paso Robles High School, finished 14th at the 2016 CIF Division 3 State Cross Country Championship, with a 5k time of 18:21.5 ... also was fourth at the 2016 Stanford Invitational, in 18:02.5 ... in track season, ran the 3,200 meters in a school-record 10:29.03 to take seventh place at the 2017 Southern Section Masters Meet before going on to finish 14th at the overall state championships ... her 1,600m PR (another school record), 4:59.46, earned second place at the 2017 West Coast Relays en route to a third-place finish at the section D2 championships ... won Pac-8 League titles in both track distances as a senior ... ran for a Bearcat squad coached by former Cal Poly All-American Ivan Huff ... was an honors student every semester, and participated in Adventure Club, International Club, Field Studies Collaborative, Wilderness Club, and Geo Club.

Personal -- Also visited Saint Mary’s and UCSB; chose Cal Poly because “out of every school, it just made sense” ... majors in Agricultural and Environmental Plant Sciences, and aspires to be a part-time professor and assistant distance coach.