Anne-Marie Blaney leads Knights with a dramatic runner-up run.
2014 • Ran a season-best 19:22.87 at the Mountain Dew Invitational (9/20) in Gainesville • Helped UCF finish first at the UCF Invitational (9/13), placing 16th with a time of 20:39.30
2013 • Penned her name into the UCF all-time top-10 performances list with a PR 18:01.22 at the USF Invitational • Hit a new 6K PR at the Mountain Dew Invitational (9/14) as the Knights' second-best finisher, clocking 22:39.81 • Emerged as UCF's second-best finisher in fourth place (18:32.50) to help the team win the FL Runners Invitational • Helped UCF finish third at the Disney Cross Country Classic with her 12th-place 18:26.47
2012 • Ran a season-best 19:26.57 at the Mountain Dew Invitational (9/15) in Gainesville
Prior to UCF • Hagerty High School's record holder in the 5K, 1600m and 3200m • Emerged as the 1600m and 3200m conference and district champion in her junior and senior years • Earned gold as the conference and district champion in the 5000m her senior year • Took third place at the 2012 state championship in the 1600m and finished sixth in the 3200m • A member of the track and field district championship team her senior year
Personal • Daughter of Patti and David Ankli • Majoring in broadcast journalism • Was a member of the French, English and science honor societies at Hagerty