Made immediate impact as a relay contributor and long sprinter … Expected to continue to develop and challenge top runners in the conference, per the staff.
2017 Outdoor: Fifth-place finisher in to 400 meters at the NCAC Championships (May 6) with a time of 1:01.05 … Part of fourth-place 4x400 relay at conference meet, which clipped a season-best time of 4:07.99 … Scored at the All-Ohio Championships (April 15) in the 400, claiming eighth-place with a season-best 1:00.86 … Totaled three other top-eight individuals finishes, including a runner-up time of 1:01.87 at the Kenyon Spring Invitational (April 22) and a third-place time of 1:01.02 at the Big Red Invite (April 28) … Placed eighth in the 800 meters (2:28.43) at the Bob Kahn Invitational (April 8).
2017 Indoor: Heavy participant through seven meets, competing in three events at all but one meet … Logged six individual top-eight finishes on the season … Recorded an indoor season-best 1:01.31 in the 400 prelims at the NCAC Championships (March 4) before finishing in eighth-place with a 1:01.58 … Part of three 4x400 first-place relays, headlined by a 4:17.33 first-place time at the Kenyon Classic (Feb. 18) … Contributed to 10th-place showing in the 4x200 relay (1:51.32) at the All-Ohio Championships (Feb. 11) … Fourth-place performer in the 400 at the Fighting Scots Invite (Jan. 28) .. Tallied runner-up finish (1:03.38) in the 400 at the Wooster Tri-Meet (Jan. 21) and a top-three showing in first collegiate meet at the Crimson and Gold Invitational (Jan. 13) with a 1:04.13.
Prior to Wooster: All-Suburban League in the 4x400 as a senior at Wadsworth High School.
Personal: Born Jan. 22, 1998 … Daughter of Charles and Carrie Szalay … Sister, Taryn (’17), competed on track & field team … Majoring in chemistry.