Maria Scavuzzo
Maria  Scavuzzo
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Medina, Ohio

High School:
Medina

Event:
CC/Distance

Position:
CC/Distance

2017-18 Indoor Track & Field – Ran in six meets … began season with eighth-place 5:00.34 in the mile at the Kentucky Invite … placed sixth in 3000m at Gladstein Invite … member of winning DMR squad at Indiana Relays while also setting a PR of 4:51.61 in the mile … finished eighth in 3000m at Meyo Invite with PR 9:32.92 … scored in the 5000m (third place) and 3000m (sixth) at the MAC Indoor Championships … was named Academic All-MAC.

2015-16 Track & Field/Cross Country: Outdoor – Named Academic All-MAC … ran in five meets … finished eighth in the 5000m (personal-best 17:12.59) and ninth in the 10,000m (36:21.98) at the MAC Outdoor Championships (5/12-14) … placed fourth in the 1500m (4:42.60) at the Billy Hayes Invitational (5/6) … clocked a personal-best 35:20.99 in the 10,000m at the Virginia Challenge (4/22-23), taking 17th … won the 5000m (17:46.31) at the Ball State Challenge (4/15-16). Indoor – Competed in four meets … finished 17th in the 5000m (17:44.95) and 18th in the 3000m (10:25.64) at the MAC Indoor Championships (2/26-27) … clocked a personal-best 9:50.33 to take 14th in the 3000m at the Music City Challenge (2/12-13). Cross Country – Raced in six meets … finished second among RedHawks and 25th overall (22:06.3) at the MAC Championship (10/31) … placed 92nd (22:25.2) at the Great Lakes Regional Championship (22:25.2) … took 10th (21:58.9) at the All-Ohio Championship (10/2).

2015 Outdoor Track & Field:
Competed in four meets for the Red and White focusing on the 5000m and 10,000m … opened her outdoor season at the UNF Spring Break Invite clocking an 18:42.16 in the 5000m … ran her personal best 10,000m at the Miami Invitational posting a time of 38:41.94 … ran her top 5000m time at the RedHawk Invitational finishing in 18:29.62 … competed at the MAC Championships in the 10,000m finishing in 39:56.81

2014-15 Indoor Track & Field:
Competed in three meets for the RedHawks … made her indoor debut at the Bowling Green Opener running the 5000m where she finished in 18:35 … ran the 3000m at the Kentucky Invitational finishing in 11:05.23 … posted her top 3000m time of the season at the Tom Wright Open posting a 10:58.01

2014 Cross Country:
Competed in three meets for Miami … made her collegiate debut at the Miami Invitational clocking in at 19:12 in over the 5K … had her best 6K performance at the All-Ohio Championships posting a time of 21:58.9 

High School
- Lettered all four years in cross country and track at Medina High School ... personal records of 19:37 in the 5k, 11:18 in the 3200m run, 5:09 in the 1600m run, and 2:18 in the 800m run ... four time indoor track state qualifier ... part of two 4x800m relay state championship teams ... two time outdoor track state qualifier ... competed twice at the New Balance Nationals in the 4x800m and 4x1600m relays ... two time all-conference selection in cross-country ... all-state in the 4x800m relay in 2011 ... Honor Student.

Personal - Born May 31, 1996 ... daughter of Kimberly and Paul Scavuzzo ... uncle, Jim Scavuzzo wrestled at Ohio State ... enjoys traveling and hiking ... majoring in Nutrition.