Arianna Lopez
Arianna Lopez
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Palisades Park, N.J.
High School: Palisades Park

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2016-17
Cross Country - Kicked off her exciting freshman campaign with a second-place crossing for the Eagles, 27th overall, at the Mount St. Mary's Duals (9/2), where she finished in 19:34.70 on the 5000m course ... Improved on that time at the Panorama Farms Invitational (9/23), crossing in 78th overall, second for AU, in 19:15.0 ... Continued to cross as the Eagles' No. 2 performer throughout the rest of the season, hitting a new 6000m run PR of 22:39.60 at the Princeton Invitational (10/15) to take 56th overall ... Crossed in 28th at the Patriot League Championships (10/29) with a final time of 22:40.30 ... Closed the season at the NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regional Championships (11/11) where she took 98th overall in 22:35.70.

Indoor Track - Focused on the mile run throughout her indoor campaign, starting with a seventh-place crossing at the Navy Lid-Lifter Meet (12/1) in 5:12.71 ... Was runner-up in the event at the Navy Mid-Week Invitational (1/19), improving on her previous time with a 5:10.83 ... Ran her only 1000m run of the year at the Patriot Games (1/28), taking 10th overall in 3:01.68, good for No. 8 in the AU record books ... Improved on her mile season best at the Camel City Invitational (2/3), crossing in 5:08.90 for fifth ... Was 11th overall in the mile at the Patriot League Championships (2/17), hitting a new PR of 5:08.86 ... Closed the season with the eighth-fastest 800m performance in program history at the GMU Last Chance Meet (2/26) with a 2:20.97 crossing.

Outdoor Track - Opened her outdoor season at the Maryland Invitational (3/18) where she was sixth in the 3000m run (10:33.64) ... Closed in 4:51.43 for her first of two 1500m runs of the season, taking eighth at the Navy Track & Field Invitational (3/25) ... Closed the regular season at the George Mason Spring Invitational (4/8), crossing in 48th overall for 800m (2:21.87) ... Hit the track one final time at the Patriot League Championships (5/5) as a member of the 10th-place 4x800m team (9:38.75) ... Also placed 10th as an individual at the conference championship with a 4:49.03 PR in the 1500m run.