• Player: Natalie McLean

    Sport and Position: Cross Country and Track and Field—Distance

    College/University: Georgetown University

    Planned Major: Neurobiology

    Quote: "This scholarship is an amazing opportunity for me to pursue what I love doing at a higher level at a top academic and athletic institution. It is the result of the dedication and hard work I have put into my schoolwork and running career. I could not be happier with my decision and am elated to be a future Hoya!" 

    Major Accomplishments and Interests

    • Won the 2022 3A Cross Country State Championship
    • Placed 3rd in the 3200 and 5th in the 1600 at the 2022 3A PIAA Track and Field State Championships
    • 3200, 1600, 4x800 and 5K Cross Country school record holder
    • 2nd place at 2022 3A WPIAL Cross Country Championships
    • 2022 Penn Relays 3K Qualifier
    • 3x Letter Award for Cross Country and Track (2019, 2020, 2021)
    • Highest Honor Roll and Merit Scholar freshman-junior year
    • National Honor Society
    • Certificate of Excellence from Allegheny County Medical Society Alliance
    • Summer at Johns Hopkins Certificate of Achievement
    • Student leader for morning devotionals
    • Inreach director for Spire and Co
    • Program director for Children of Steel
    • Bagged 150 lunches for a homeless shelter during the holiday season
    • Volunteered over the summer at RUNdamentals, a summer camp for young runners