Amanda Eccleston
Amanda Eccleston

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Adrian, Mich.

High School:
Tecumseh

Last College:
Hillsdale College

Event:
Mid-Distance

Elig (In/Out):
SR/SR


07/25/2013

Nine Wolverines Garner USTFCCCA All-Academic Honors

Women's Track & Field Puts Nine on USTFCCCA All-Academic Squad

06/19/2013

Addison, Eccleston Set to Run at USA Championships

Women's Track and Field Duo Readies for USA Championships

04/20/2013

Ofili Takes 110m Hurdle Crown to Cap Competition at Kansas Relays

Ofili Takes Women's 110m Hurdle Crown at Kansas Relays

04/19/2013

DMR Victorious at Kansas Relays, Pair Vaults at Mt. SAC Relays

Women's DMR Victorious at Kansas Relays, Pair Vaults at Mt. SAC Relays

04/16/2013

Week 14: U-M to Split Squad for Mt. SAC, Kansas Relays

Women's Track & Field to Split Squad for Mt. SAC, Kansas Relays

06/07/2013

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Last Updated: June 11, 2013

At Michigan... National champion (2013 DMR) ... Two-time All-America first team (2013 - indoor DMR, outdoor 1,500-meter run) ... Two-time Big Ten champion (2013 - indoor mile, outdoor 1,500-meter run) ... Two-time All-Big Ten first team (2013) ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement Award winner (2013).

Senior (2013)...National champion (DMR) ... Two-time All-America first team (indoor DMR, outdoor 1,500-meter run) ... Two-time Big Ten champion (indoor mile, outdoor 1,500-meter run) ... Two-time All-Big Ten first team ...U-M Athletic Academic Achievement Award winner.

Outdoor
At the NCAA Outdoor Championships (June 5-8), finished fifth in the 1,500-meter run (4:14.56), earning All-America first team honors ...At the NCAA East Preliminary Rounds (May 23-25), finished runner up in the 1,500-meter run (4:17.75) to qualify for the NCAA Championships ... At the Big Ten Outdoor Championships (May 10-12), won the 1,500-meter title (4:20.75), earning All-Big Ten first team honors, and placed 17th in the 5,000-meter run (16:38.57) ... At the Toledo Invitational (May 2-3), took third in the 800-meter run (2:07.38) ... At the Penn Relays (April 25-27), won the mile run (4:38.09) and ran the anchor leg of the winning 4x1,500-meter relay (17:15.47) ... At the Kansas Relays (April 18-20), finished runner up in the 1,500-meter run (4:19.55) and ran the third leg of the winning 4,400 yard distance medley relay (11:36.23) ... At the California/Virginia Tri-Meet (April 6), placed third in the 1,500-meter run (4:22.21) and sixth in the 3,000-meter run (9:45.49) ... At the Raleigh Relays (March 29-30), finished fourth in the 5,000-meter run (16:13.07).

Indoor
At the NCAA Indoor Championships (March 8-9), ran mile last leg of the distance medley relay that won the national title in a school-record time of 10:56.46, earning All-America first team honors ... At the Notre Dame Wilson Invitational (March 1-2), ran the mile leg of the winning distance medley relay (10:56.66) ... At the Big Ten Indoor Championships (Feb. 22-23), won the mile run title (4:40.66), earning All-Big Ten first team honors, and finished runner up in the seeded 3,000-meter run (9:21.23) ... At the SPIRE Invitational (Feb. 8-9), won the mile run (4:37.33) and ran the last leg of the winning distance medley relay (11:09.39) ... At the Notre Dame Meyo Invitational (Feb. 1-2), finished first in the 3,000-meter Invitational run (9:25.27) ... Against Michigan State (Jan. 26), finished fifth in the mile run (4:46.70x) ... At the Simmons-Harvey Invitational (Jan. 19), finished second in the mile run (4:45.06).

Prior to U-M... at Hillsdale College (NCAA Division II) ... Graduated from Hillsdale College (2012) ... Graduated magna cum laude with honors in biology ... Beta Beta Beta Biology Honorary ... Sigma Zeta Honorary ... Dean's List all eight semesters ... Beta Beta Beta Outstanding Junior and Senior ... Cross Country ... Varsity letter winner (2008, '10, '11) ... Hillsdale College "Up and Coming" Award recipient (2008) ... Division II NCAA Championship qualifier (2010) ... First Team All-Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (2011) ... Midwest Region champion (2011) ... NCAA Division II Midwest Regional Athlete of the Year (2011) ... All-Midwest Region (2011) ... Finished 19th at Division II NCAA Championships, earning All-America honors (2011) ... Hillsdale College Most Valuable Player (2011) ...Indoor Track... Varsity letter winner (2009, '11, '12) ... NCAA Division II National Champion in the mile and 800-meter run (2012) ... USTFCCCA Division II National Female Track Athlete of the Year by (2012) ... GLIAC Female Track Athlete of the Meet (2012) ... Midwest Regional Female Track Athlete of the Year (2012) ... GLIAC champion in the mile and 800-meter run (2012) ... GLIAC Scholar Athlete of the Year (2012) ... USTFCCCA Indoor Track Scholar Athlete of the Year (2012) ... Two-time GLIAC Athlete of the Week (2012) ... Set schools record in the 800-meter run, mile, 3,000, 5,000, and Distance Medley Relay (2012) ... GLIAC Champion in the mile (2011) ... Division II NCAA Championships qualifier (2009) ... Finished runner up in the mile at the GLIAC Championships (2008) ...Outdoor Track... Varsity letter winner (2010, '11, '12) ... All-American in 1,500-meter run, finishing fifth (2011) ... NCAA Division II National Champion in the 1,500-meter run (2012) ... GLIAC 1,500 meter champion (2012) ... Set school record in the 800-meter run, 1,500-meter run and 5,000 (2012) ... Hillsdale College Most Valuable Player (2011).

Personal... Enrolled in the Graduate School of Public Health ... Majoring in epidemiology ... Born June 18, 1990 ... Daughter of Robert and Katherine Putt.

Personal Bests:
* at Hillsdale College

Event Time Date
800m (I)* 2:09.07
Mile (I) 4:37.33 2-9-13
3,000m (I)* 9:51.32
5,000m (I)* 16:29.95
800m (O) 2:07.38 5-3-13
1,500m (O) 4:14.56 6-8-13
5,000m (O) 16:13.07 3-29-13