Heather LaPlante
Heather LaPlante
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Portland, Ore.
High School: Southridge HS
Previous College: Northern Arizona University
Major: Biology

AS A JUNIOR (2015-16): (XC) Made her Bronco debut at the Roy Griak Invitational with a 6k time of 24:13 … ran a personal best 6k time of 21:40.1 in the Invitational race at the Bronco Invitational … ran a 6k time of 22:24.5 to finish in 29th place at the West Coast Conference championships.

(TRACK) Ran one time at 800 meters, five times at 1,500 meters and four times at 5,000 meters in her first season on the track with the Broncos ... 800-meter season-best 2:27.79 at the Brutus Hamilton Open ... 1,500-meter season-best 4:43.39 at the West Coast Last Chance Meet ... 5,000-meter season-best 17:46.47 at the San Francisco State Distance Carnival.

PRIOR TO SCU: Ran two years of track & field at Northern Arizona University ... graduated from Southridge High School (Beaverton, Ore.) in 2013.