Maryann Gong
Maryann Gong
Height: 5-2
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Livermore, Calif.
High School: Granada
Position: Distance
Major: Computer Science

Collegiate Personal Bests
Indoor:
800m - 2:14.78
1,000m - 2:57.12
Mile - 4:49.61 - MIT Varsity Indoor Record
3,000m - 9:33.49 - MIT Varsity Indoor Record
5,000m - 16:32.44 - MIT Varsity Indoor Record

Outdoor:
800m - 2:15.45
1,500m - 4:28.43
5,000m - 16:43.28
10,000m - 35:31.22

2015-16: CoSIDA Division III Academic All-American of the Year ... All-American (Indoor – Mile, 3000m, DMR) … NCAA Qualifier (Indoor – Mile, 3000m, DMR; Outdoor – 5000m, 10000m) … New England All-Region (Indoor – Mile, 3000m, 5000m, DMR; Outdoor – 5000m, 10000m) … USTFCCCA Indoor New England Track Athlete of the Year … CoSIDA Division III Women’s Academic All-America Track and Field/Cross Country Athlete of the Year … New England Champion (Indoor - Mile; Outdoor - 5000m) ... CoSIDA Academic All-District … NEWMAC Academic All-Conference … USTFCCCA National Athlete of the Week (2/2) … NEWMAC Track Athlete of the Week (3/28, 4/25) … Broke the MIT Varsity Indoor Record for the 5,000m run (16:32.44) ... competed in nine indoor meets … crossed the line second in the 3000m (9:34.99), third in the Mile (4:54.67) and helped the DMR to sixth place (11:52.11) at the NCAA Division III Indoor Championship (3/11-12) … registered a first place finish in the mile (4:56.15) and second in the 1000m (2:57.12) at the New England Division III Indoor Championship (2/19-20) … competed in six outdoor meets … placed 14th in the 10,000m run in 38:11.44 at the NCAA Division III Outdoor Championship (5/26-28) … won the 5,000m event at the New England Division III Outdoor Championship (5/5-7) in 17:22.16 and also notched a victory in the 10K at the Bridgewater State University Invite (3/26) in a personal best time of 35:31.22 to open the season.

2014-15:
 NCAA Champion (3000m) ... All-American (Indoor – Mile, 3000m, DMR; Outdoor - 1500m, 5000m) ... NCAA Qualifier (1500m, 3000m, Mile, Distance Medley Relay) ... NCAA Track Athlete of the Year ... USTFCCCA DIII New England Track and Field Athlete of the Year ... CoSIDA Academic All-American ... CoSIDA Academic All-District ... Competed at the USATF Junior Nationals ... NEWMAC Champion (1,500m) NEWMAC Academic All-Conference ... USTFCCCA All-Academic Team ... Broke the MIT Varsity Indoor Record in the mile (4:49.61) and the 3,000m run (9:33.49) … Broke the NEWMAC Record for the 1500m (4:34.06) ... competed in nine indoor meets … at the NCAA Division III Indoor Championship (3/13-14) won the 3,000m event in 9:47.62, placed second in the DMR in 11:47.43 and third in the mile in 4:57.42 … crossed the line first in both the Mile (4:51.12) and the 800m (2:14.87) at the New England Division III Indoor Championship … competed in seven outdoor meets … placed third in the 5,000m run (17:11.90) and fourth in the 1,500m run (4:28.58) at the NCAA Division III Outdoor Championship (5/21-23) … won the 1,500m run (4:28.43 – a personal best) and the 5,000m run (17:36.40) at the New England Division III Outdoor Championship (4/30-5/2) … at the NEWMAC Championship (4/25) won the 1,500m in 4:34.06 and placed fourth in the 800m in 2:20.56.

2013-14: All-American (5000m outdoor) … All-American (DMR indoor) … NCAA Qualifier (3000m) … NEWMAC Rookie of the Year … NEWMAC All-Conference (800m, 1500m) … (Outdoor): set a new varsity and freshman record by crossing the line in 16:43.28 to finish eighth in the 5000m run and earn All-America honors at the NCAA Outdoor Championships (5/24) … crossed third in the 1500m run at the NEICAAA Championships (5/10) in a freshman record setting 4:31.24 … was victorious in the 5000m run at the New England Division III Championships (5/3) with a final time of 17:27.26, also finished third in the 1500m run in 4:38.45 … won the 1500m run at the NEWMAC Championships (4/26) in 4:38.15 and crossed second in the 800m in a season best time of  2:16.74, to earn All-Conference accolades in both events … (Indoor): earned All-America honors on the distance medley relay that finished second at the NCAA Indoor Championships (3/15) in a time of 11:42.28 … crossed 17th in the 3000m run at NCAAs in a time of 10:19.14 … broke the varsity and freshman records in the 3000m run while winning the event at the NEICAAA Championships (3/1).

Off the Track: Majoring in  computer science with a concentration in music … also part of the MIT women’s cross country team … SQA Intern at A4 Data Technology ... Google software engineering intern ... currently using machine learning to prescreen for language developmental disorders in children.

High School: A 2013 graduate of Granada High School … EBAL first team All-League … EBAL and NCS champion … ranked 59th in the U.S. for 1600m and 151st for 3200m … eight-time varsity letterwinner … also played soccer … California Scholarship Federation … associated student body treasurer … president of CSF … captain of cross country and track and field teams … AP Scholar with Distinction … National Merit Scholarship finalist … Presidential Scholar candidate … first place at the Alameda County Science Fair … Lam Research Core Values Scholarship … Livermore-Granada Boosters Olympian Award … Pedrozzi Scholarship.