Meagan Paracholski
Meagan  Paracholski

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Winnipeg, Manitoba

High School:
Sisler HS

Height:
5-5½

Event:
Mid-Distance


02/29/2016

Six Fresno State standouts named to All-MW team

Following the Mountain West Indoor Track and Field Championships, both relay teams and three individual efforts honored with All-MW accolades

02/26/2016

`Dogs poised for final day push at MWC

Fresno State positions itself with 11 individuals, plus the 4x400m relay team, with an opportunity to score points on Saturday's day of finals at the Mountain West Indoor Track and Field Championships

02/25/2016

'Dogs zip to silver to start MW Championships

Fresno State sets school record and posts 18th-fastest NCAA time this season in the distance medley relay on day one of the Mountain West Indoor Track and Field Championships

01/08/2016

Johnson Sisters Grab Pair of Wins

Fresno State kicked off its indoor track season with a pair of wins at the Air Force Collegiate Open

07/16/2014

Fifty Bulldogs Selected as Mountain West Scholar-Athletes

Fresno State's soccer and volleyball soccer squads led the way with six and five honors, respectively.

Last updated on June 30, 2015

2014-2015
Outdoor (RS Junior):
Ran the 1500 meter once and the 800 five times during her final season as a Bulldog ... finished in the top six in four of her five 800 races ... posted a collegiate-best time of 2:10.74 in the 800 to finish 4th at the Mondo Mid-Major Challenge.

Indoor (RS Junior): Ran four events during the indoor season ... ran the 600 and on the Distance Medley Relay team once each and ran the 800 meter twice ... helped the Distance Medley Relay team finish fifth at the Mountain West Championships with a time of 12:00.66.

Cross Country (RS Junior): Participated in five races this season ... ran her fastest 6K time of the season at the Sundodger Invitational, 23:36 and finished fourth for the 'Dogs and 35th overall ... competed in the Mountain West Championships, clocked in a time of 23:40, finishing 80th overall.

2013-14
Outdoor (Junior): Utilized redshirt season.

Cross Country (Junior): Utilized redshirt season ... selected as a Mountain West Scholar-Athlete.

2012-13
Outdoor (Sophomore): Finished her season at the Mountain West Championships where she ran the 800m ... also competed in the 1500m ... named to the 2013 Spring Academic All-Mountain West team.

Cross Country (Sophomore): Competed in five meets ... set a career-best in the 5K at the Bronco Invitational in Santa Clara, Calif. with a time of 18:24.1 ... set a career-best in the 6K at the Sundodger Invitational in Seattle, Wash. with a time of 21:45.65.

2011-12
Outdoor (Freshman): Competed in 11 meets for the Bulldogs as a freshman ... ran the final 800-meter leg of the 4,000-meter distance medley relay earning the Bulldogs a third place finish at the Indoor WAC Championships ... set a season best in the 800-meter race of 2:11.63 at the Stanford Invitational ... placed sixth at the WAC Championships in the 800-meter and helped the Bulldogs 4x400 meter relay team to a fourth place finish at the WAC championships.

Cross Country (Freshman): Ran the 5K in a time of 18:10 at the Bronco Invitational ... Competed in the WAC Championships finishing with her season best 6K time of 19:18.3 ... Also ran in the NCAA West Regional meet finishing with a time of 22:15.

Prior to Fresno State: Letterwinner in cross country, track and field, soccer and volleyball at Sister High School in Winnipeg, Manitoba (Canada)...cross country Athlete on the Year in 08', 10', and 11'...Provence Champ 2010 for cross country...indoor track Athlete of the Year in 2009...MHSSA Outdoor Track Provincials Female Athlete of the Meet 2011...800m Champion and record holder (2:08.41) of the 2011 Western Canada Summer Games.

Personal: Born in Winnipeg, Manitoba (Canada) ... parents are Randy and Kathy ... twin sister Carly competed in track and field for Arizona State ... recognizes Angela Chalmers as her favorite athlete because she is one of the only Olympic Medalists from Manitoba ever ... admires John Iwahski, her high school coach, as well as her parents for their love, support and faith in her.

CAREER BESTS
Outdoor:
● 800m - 2:10.74, Mondo Mid-Major Challenge (4/4/12)
● 1,500m - 4:37.25, Aztec Invitational (3/27/15)

Indoor:
● 800m - 2:13.89, UW Husky Classic (2/10/12)
● 1,000m - 2:54.96, UW Indoor Open (2/12/12)

Cross Country:
● 5k - 18:24, Santa Clara University Bronco Invitational (10/13/12)
● 6k - 21.45, UW Sundodger Cross Country Invitationa (9/15/12)

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