Allie Gratton
Allie Gratton
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Essex Junction, Vt.
High School: Essex

Honors: 2014 Captain ... Spring 2014 NE-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll ... Fall 2013 NE-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll ... Spring 2013 NE-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll ... Fall 2012 NE-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll ... Spring 2012 NE-10 Commissioner’s Honor Roll ... Fall 2011 NE-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll

As a Junior: Competed in seven races, placing among team's top four each time ... finished 16th at the Shacklette Invitational (20:10 5K) on Sept. 7 ... placed 23rd at the Aldrich Invitational (20:18 5K) on Sept. 14 ... took fourth at Vermont Intercollegiate Championship (20:44 5K) on Sept. 28 ... 24th during Keene State Invitational (20:00 5K) on Oct. 5 ... placed fourth at Oct. 19 Green Mountain Invitational (19:34 5K) ... 25th during NE-10 Championship (19:20 5K) on Oct. 27 ... third on the team and 34th overall at Nov. 10 NCAA East Regional Championship (23:56 6K).

As a Sophomore: Competed in seven races ... finished sixth among SMC runners at the UVM Invitational (21:44 5K) on Sept. 9 ... placed 17th at Middlebury College's Aldrich Invitational (21:10 5K) on Sept. 15 ... had a 13th-place finish at the Vermont Intercollegiate Championship (22:40 5K) on Sept. 29 ... finished fifth among Purple Knights at the New England Championship (20:22 5K) on Oct. 7 and again at the Saint Michael's Invitational (20:33 5K) on Oct. 12 ... placed 53rd of 159 runners at the Northeast-10 Championship (20:49 5K) on Oct. 20 ... ran a 24:48 at the 6K NCAA East Regional Championship on Nov. 4.

As a Freshman: Competed in all seven of the team’s races ... finished in the top seven among Saint Michael’s competitors in each of her seven events ... placed 17th at the Vermont Intercollegiate Championship (21.53 5K) on Oct. 1 ... finished a season-best 14th at the Saint Michael’s Invitational (21:49 5K) on Oct. 14 ... registered a season-best 20:18 in the 5K race at the NE-10 Championships on Oct. 23.

High School: Competed in cross country, soccer, and track & field at Essex High School ... named the most valuable first-year runner on the cross country team in her only season on the team as a senior ... a member of 4x800-meter relay team that set school records as a junior and senior ... named an Academic All-Star by the Burlington Free Press as a senior ... member of the National Honor Society and the Spanish National Honor Society.

Personal: Allie Nicole Gratton ... daughter of Dan and Mary Gratton ... majoring in business administration with a concentration in finance ... Dean's List qualifier ... inducted into Chi Alpha Sigma, the National College Athlete Honor Society ... father and uncle, Ronnie Gratton, both played soccer at Lyndon State ... uncle, Tim Gratton, played soccer at Vermont Tech.