Lindy Heffernan
Lindy Heffernan
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Sutton Mills, N.H.
High School: Kearsarge Regional

Honors: 2014 Captain ... 2013 NE-10 All-Conference Second Team ... 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: Team's second finisher at all seven races ... seventh at Shacklette Invitational (19:32 5K) on Sept. 7 ... 14th during Sept. 14 Aldrich Invitational (19:24 5K) ... second at Vermont Intercollegiate Championship (20:22 5K) on Sept. 28 ... fifth in Keene State Invitational (19:26 5K) on Oct. 5 ... second during Oct. 19 Green Mountain Invitational (19:14 5K) ... 12th at NE-10 Championship (18:59 5K) on Oct. 27 ... took 15th during NCAA East Regional Championship (23:14 6K) on Nov. 10.

As a Sophomore: Competed in all of team's seven races ... finished in the top three among SMC runners in five of seven meets ... placed third among Purple Knight runners at the UVM Invitational (20:53 5K) on Sept. 9 ... finished 15th overall at Middlebury College's Aldrich Invitational (20:51 5K) on Sept. 15 ... had a 12th-place showing at the Vermont Intercollegiate Championship (22:34 5K) on Sept. 29 ... second finisher on her team at the New England Championship (19:41 5K) on Oct. 7 ... placed 31st out of 159 competitors with a 19:57 at the 5K Northeast-10 Championship on Oct. 20 ... was the second Purple Knight to finish at the NCAA East Regional Championship on Nov. 4, placing 28th overall in 22:57.

As a Freshman: Competed in six races ... finished in the top four among Saint Michael’s runners in each of her events ... finished fourth at the Saint Michael’s Invitational (20:04 5K) on Oct. 14 ... knocked 59 seconds off of her previous race and finished 32nd at the NE-10 Championship (19:05 5K) on Oct. 23 ... placed second on her team at the season-ending NCAA East Regional Championship (24:27 6K) on Nov. 6.

High School: Competed in cross country, soccer, Alpine skiing and lacrosse at Kearsarge Regional High School ... named all-state in New Hampshire Division III ... named a New Hampshire Scholar-Athlete as a senior ... won the league championship as a member of the Fieldhouse Sports indoor soccer team as a senior ... won President's Award for Educational Excellence as a junior ... member of the National Honor Society.

Personal: Lindy Catherine Heffernan ... daughter of Michael and Karin Heffernan ... majoring in psychology, minoring in studio art ... Dean's List qualifier ... enrolled in SMC's Honors program, and is a mentor within Honor program ... has been active at Saint Michael's in Purple Knight Leadership Academy, MOVE's Middle School Mentors and Senior Citizens Games programs, the Wilderness Program, R.I.P.P.E.D. Fitness and yoga classes, and as a MOVE core team leader ... took part in MOVE extended service trip to New Jersey in 2013 ... mail clerk at Saint Michael's ... participated in the Athletic Department's Strength in Numbers program ... father played football and lacrosse at Middlebury, and mother played junior varsity lacrosse at Middlebury.