Andrea Masterson
Andrea Masterson
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Seattle, Wash.
High School: Lakeside School
Events: Distance
Major: Architecture
Residential College: Jonathan Edwards

Collegiate Bests:

1,500m 4:34.95

Mile 4:52.03

3,000m 9:23.41

5,000m 16:15.25

10,000m 34:10.34

5k (xc) 17:35.1

6k (xc) 20:42.2

2018-2019: Cross Country Captain... Stanley-Cleary Award Winner for the second consecutive year... In cross country, finished first for Yale in every race... Won the Harvard-Yale-Princeton tri-meet for the second consecutive year... Competed in the Women’s Gold Race of the Paul Short Invitational finishing fourth overall in a 6K personal best of 20:37... Finished 27th overall at the Pre-Nationals Invitational... Won the Ivy League Heptagonal Championships with a time of 20:43... Earned All-Region honors finishing 6th overall at the NCAA Northeast Regional... Qualified for the 2018 NCAA Cross Country Nationals for the 3rd year placing 59th overall, her highest finish at the meet... In indoor track, opened her season with a new lifetime best in the 5000-meter run by running a 16:15.25 in the event at the Sharon Colyear-Danville Season Opener... Finished second at Harvard-Yale-Princeton in the 3000-meter run... Recorded a new lifetime best of 9:23.41 in the 3000-meter run at the David Hemery Valentine Invitational... Opened up her outdoor season at the Raleigh Relays with a personal best of 34:10.34 in the 10,000 meters... Finished second at the Harvard Yale Dual Meet in the 5,000 meters... Competed in the 5,000 meters at the Virginia Challenge finishing 10th in a 16:20.63, just off of her previous personal best... Finished third in the 10,000 meters at the Ivy League Outdoor Track and Field Championships and finished seventh in the 5,000 meters the following day... Qualified for NCAA regionals in the 10,000 meters for the third year in a row. Finished her Yale career third all-time in the 10,000 meters and fifth all-time in the 5,000 meters.... Honored as the 2019 recipient of the Nellie Pratt Elliot Award for representing American sportsmanship and Yale tradition. 

2017-2018: Voted 2018-2019 women's cross country captain...In cross country, won the Harvard-Yale-Princeton tri-meet...At the Panorama Farms Invitational, ran a 5k personal best of 17:35.1, placing first on the team and fourth overall...Competed at the Nuttycombe Wisconsin Invitational, placing 1st on the team...Was the runner-up at the Heptagonal Championships, earning first-team All-Ivy...At the Northeast Regional meet, placed 1st on the team and 10th overall, earning All-Region and qualifying individually for NCAA Nationals...Competed at the NCAA National Championship meet...In indoor track, won the mile at the Yale-Dartmouth-Columbia tri-meet and was a member of the runner-up 4x800 meter relay...At the Harvard-Yale-Princeton tri-meet, won the 3,000 meters...At the BU David Hemery Valentine Invitational, placed 14th in a competitive 3,000 meter race...At the indoor Heptagonal Championships, placed 5th in the 5,000 meter run...In outdoor track, ran lifetime best in the 10,000 meter run at the Raleigh Relays with a time of 34:22.78...Ran lifetime best of 4:34.95 in the 1,500 meter run at Harvard-Yale dual meet...Ran a lifetime best in the 5,000 meter run at the University of Virginia Challenge of 16:23.43...Finished fourth in the 10,000 meter run at the Ivy League Outdoor Championships...Qualified for NCAA Division I East Regionals in the 5,000 meter and 10,000 meter run.

2017-2018: Voted 2018-2019 women's cross country captain...In cross country, won the Harvard-Yale-Princeton tri-meet...At the Panorama Farms Invitational, ran a 5k personal best of 17:35.1, placing first on the team and fourth overall...Competed at the Nuttycombe Wisconsin Invitational, placing 1st on the team...Was the runner-up at the Heptagonal Championships, earning first-team All-Ivy...At the Northeast Regional meet, placed 1st on the team and 10th overall, earning All-Region and qualifying individually for NCAA Nationals...Competed at the NCAA National Championship meet...In indoor track, won the mile at the Yale-Dartmouth-Columbia tri-meet and was a member of the runner-up 4x800 meter relay...At the Harvard-Yale-Princeton tri-meet, won the 3,000 meters...At the BU David Hemery Valentine Invitational, placed 14th in a competitive 3,000 meter race...At the indoor Heptagonal Championships, placed 5th in the 5,000 meter run...In outdoor track, ran lifetime best in the 10,000 meter run at the Raleigh Relays with a time of 34:22.78...Ran lifetime best of 4:34.95 in the 1,500 meter run at Harvard-Yale dual meet...Ran a lifetime best in the 5,000 meter run at the University of Virginia Challenge of 16:23.43...Finished fourth in the 10,000 meter run at the Ivy League Outdoor Championships...Qualified for NCAA Division I East Regionals in the 5,000 meter and 10,000 meter run. 

2016-2017: In cross country, ran a personal best of 20:42.2 in the 6k at the Paul Short Run, placing fifth on the team and 35th overall, helping the team place first... Finished 17th at the XC Heptagonal Championships to help the team earn second... Earned All-Region honors with 25th place finish at NCAA Northeast Regional, helping the team take third... Place fifth on the team at the NCAA National Championships... In indoor track, ran a personal best of 9:36.59 in the 3,000m run at HYP, placing second... Finished ninth in the 5,000m run at the Heptagonal Championships... In outdoor track, placed second in the 5,000m run at the ECAC Champs, earning All-East honors with a personal best of 16:29.93... Fourth in the 10,000m run at the Heptagonal Champs... Placed second in the 5,000m run at the HY/OC meet...Earned a personal best of 34:48.58 n the 10,000m run at the Raleigh Relays. 

2015-2016: In cross country, ran a personal best of 17:56.3 in the 5k at HYP, placing fourth on the team…Earned a personal best in the 6k of 21:26.6 at Pre-Nationals, finishing fifth on the team…Also competed in the team’s top-five at the Panorama Farms Invitational…Fourth on the team at the Northeast Regional Championships…Competed in the 6k at the Heptagonal Championships… In indoor track, earned a personal best in the 3000-meter run (9:43.11) at Harvard-Yale-Princeton, placing fourth… Sixth in the mile run at Yale-Dartmouth-Columbia… In outdoor track, earned All-East honors for her third-place finish in the 5,000-meter run at the ECAC Championships… Eighth in the 5,000-meter run at the Heptagonal Championships… Third in the 3,000-meter run at Harvard-Yale.

Before Yale: Two-time Washington State Individual Cross Country Champion.