Noelia Figuereo
Noelia Figuereo
Year: So.
Hometown: Haverhill, Mass.
High School: Haverhill
Position: Sprints
Major: Health Sciences

2012-13: Earned All-East Region honors in the 100m and 200m ... Finished first at the UMass-Boston Invitational in the 60m with a time of 7.78 (12/1) … Recorded 7.83 time on the 60m during the Benyon Invitational (1/19) … Ran her best 60m time at the NE-10 Championships coming in 3rd place with a time of 7.73 (2/16) … Owned eight top-10 finishes in the winter … Won the 100m at the Bridgewater State Invitational with a time of 12.77 (3/23) … Repeated those efforts at the Tufts Invitational with a time of 12.32 (3/30) … Won the 200m dash then as well (25.19) … Claimed victory in the 100m and 200m at the UMass Lowell Invitational (4/7) … Won the 100m at the Greyhound Invitational (4/20) … Finished in third at the NE-10 Championships (5/4) and fifth at the New England Championships in the 100m dash (5/3, 5/10).

Before Merrimack: As a member of the Northern Essex Community College (Haverhill, Mass.) track & field team, won the 200m national title at the 2011 NJCAA National Championships and the 100m national title at the 2012 NJCAA National Championships in two seasons prior to transferring to Merrimack ... Became the first runner in Northern Essex C.C. history to win two junior college national titles ... Member of the Haverhill H.S. track and field team ... Named the Most Valuable Player en route to running the fastest 300 meter indoor time in the state as a freshman ... MVC Indoor Championship in the 55 meter dash as a senior.

Personal: Born April 25, 1991 ... Health sciences major ... Daughter of Jose and Maria ... Has three siblings, Noel, Onelix and Celia.