Hannah Chen
Hannah Chen
Height: 5-8
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Los Gatos, Calif.
High School: Los Gatos
Position: Sprints, Hurdles
Major: Computer Science

Collegiate Personal Bests
Indoor:

60m - 7.91
200m - 25.75
400m - 56.59
60H - 9.04
LJ - 17', 5.25" (5.32m)

Outdoor:

100H - 14.59
400H - 1:01.03 - MIT Rookie Outdoor Record
LJ - 18', 1.25" (5.52m) 

2016-17: USTFCCCA All-American (Indoor - DMR; Outdoor - 400m Hurdles)... NCAA Qualifier (Indoor - DMR; Outdoor - 400m Hurdles)... New England All-Region (Indoor - 60mHH, 400m and 4x400)... USTFCCCA All-Academic Team... NEWMAC Academic All-Conference... NEWMAC Champion (4x100, 100m Hurdles and 400m Hurdles)... CoSIDA Second Team Academic All-American... CoSIDA Academic All-District... NEWMAC Track Athlete of the Week (Apr. 2) and NEWMAC Relay of the Week (Apr. 10 and Apr. 18)... Finished seventh in the 400m Hurdles at the NCAA Outdoor Championship in a time of 1:01.46... Was eighth in the 100m Hurdles and second in the 400m Hurdles at the NEICAAA Outdoor Championship... Won the 400m Hurdle Championship at the D3 New England Outdoor Championship in a time of 1:01.25... Was a member of the championship 4x100 relay team at the NEWMAC Championship while also winning the 100m and 400m Hurdles in 14.46 and 1:02.61, respectively... Was a member of the national runner-up DMR team at the NCAA Indoor Championship... At the D3 New England Indoor Championship, she was fifth in the 400m in 59.59, seventh in the 60m Hurdles in 9.31 and fourth in the 4x400 in 4:02.77.

2015-16: All-American (Indoor – DMR, Outdoor – 400m Hurdles) … NCAA Qualifier (Indoor – DMR, 400m; Outdoor – 400m Hurdles) … New England All-Region (Indoor – 400m, 60m Hurdles, DMR; Outdoor – 400m Hurdles) … NEWMAC Second Team All-Conference (110m Hurdles, 400m Hurdles) … NEWMAC Track Athlete of the Week (4/18) … NEWMAC Relay Team of the Week (4/18) … helped MIT to sixth in the DMR in 11:52.11 and placed 17th in the 400m (58.35) at the NCAA Division III Indoor Championship ... set personal bests in the 60m dash (7.91), 400m (56.59) and 60m Hurdles (9.04) … crossed the line first in the 200m (26.67) and 400m (1:00.43) at the Bates Tri-Meet (1/16) … competed in ten outdoor meets … placed fifth in the 400m hurdles in 1:01.89 and tied a personal best time of 1:01.03 in the event at the NCAA Division III Outdoor Championship (5/26-28) ... at the Williams Dual Meet, she won all three of the events she was entered in including the 400m hurdles (1:02.01), 4x400 relay (3:59.61) and the 4x100 relay (48.40) … set a personal record in the long jump with a best leap of 18’, 1.5” (5.52m) at the PLNU Invitational (3/26).

2014-15: All-American (Indoor – DMR, Outdoor – 400m Hurdles) … NCAA Qualifier (Indoor – DMR, Outdoor – 400m Hurdles, 4x100 relay) … NEWMAC Champion (400 Hurdles, 4x100 relay) … ECAC New England Rookie of the Week (2/4) … competed at the USATF Junior National meet … Broke the MIT Rookie Indoor Record for the 60m (8.09) and the 60m hurdles (9.27) ... Broke the MIT Rookie Outdoor Record for the 400m hurdles (1:01.03) ... competed in 11 indoor meets … helped the DMR team to second place with a time of 11:47.43 at the NCAA Division III Indoor Championship (3/13-14) … set a personal best time of 25.75 in the 200m dash at the Boston University David Hemery Invitational (2/13-14) … began her collegiate career with five event wins over her first three meets including a season best time of 8.09 in the 60m dash at the Bates Tri-Meet (1/10) … competed in nine outdoor meets … finished fourth in the 400m hurdles in 1:01.15 at the NCAA Division III Outdoor Championship (5/21-23) … 400m hurdles New England Champion in 1:01.45 (4/30-5/2) ... won all three events entered in (100m hurdles, 400m hurdles, 4x100 relay) at the Engineers Cup (4/4) and the Colby Invitational (4/11-12).

Off the Track at MIT: Majoring in computer science with a minor in Spanish ... software intern at Sixense Entertainment, Inc. ... member of Alpha Phi ... volunteer of the Underclassmen Giving Campaign... Software Intern at Lab4U in Santiago, Chile.

High School: A 2014 graduate of Los Gatos High School … Central Coast Section Champion … state finalist in 300m hurdles and 4x100m relay … ranked third in California in 400m hurdles … earned Wildcat most inspirational award … also played soccer … Senior Class Vice President … President of Interact Club … National Spanish Honors Society … Harvard Book Award … Rensselaer Medalist.