Anne-Marie Blaney

Anne-Marie  Blaney

RS Junior

Ocala, Fla.

High School:
Belleview H.S.



Academic Accolades

The Knights’ track and field team placed six on the USTFCCCA All-Academic Team


Knights Using Championship Performance as Momentum

UCF placed second at AAC Championship this past weekend


Blaney, Hambrick Lead Knights

Anne-Marie Blaney won the 5,000, while Kalen Hambrick place second in the weight throw


Another Record

Anne-Marie Blaney broke her own record while winning the 5,000 at Tyson Invite


Blaney and Chamberlain Set Records

Blaney sets school record in 3,000, while Chamberlain gets freshman record in 800

Personal Bests
1500M: 4:25.05; 4:30.58 (school record); 4:38.18 (freshman record)
Mile: 4:54.68 (school record); 5:00.93 (freshman record)
3000M: 9:31.13 (indoor school record); 9:43.59 (indoor freshman record)
5000M: 16:16.31 (outdoor school record); 16:32.62 (indoor school record); 16:41.65 (indoor freshman record)
10000M: 34:39.59 (outdoor record); 35:03.62 (freshman record)

• Redshirted the outdoor track season
• Earned USTFCCCA All-Academic honors

• Set a school record in the indoor mile with a time of 4:54.68 at the Kentucky Invitational
• Also ran for a new school record in the indoor 3,000M, crossing the line in 9:31.13 at the American Athletic Conference Championship
• Placed second at the AAC Indoor Championship in the 3,000M, earning Second Team All-Conference honors
• Won the AAC Indoor Title in the 5,000 meters, setting a meet record and earning First Team All-Conference honors with a time of 16:32.73
• Set the school indoor record in the 5,000M with a time of 16:32.62, winning the Tyson Invitational
• Anchored the Knights' distance medley relay team that broke the school record, recording a time of 11:33.29 at The Armory

• USTFCCCAA All-Academic
• All-American Athletic Conference Outdoor First Team (10000M)
• All-American Athletic Conference Outdoor Second Team (5000M)
• Finished one spot out of earning a bid to the NCAA Championships in the 5000M (16:16.31)and 10000M (34:39.59) by setting school records at the NCAA East Prelim.
• Won gold in the 10000M at The American Outdoor Championship with a then-school record time of 16:20.22.
• Took silver at 16:20.22 in the 5000M at The American Outdoor Championship.
• Posted a third-place finish with a then-school best time of 34:39.59 at the Mt. SAC Relays
• Topped her third different school record of the year at the Georgia Tech Invite in the 1500M at 4:30.58
• Broke a personal and school record in the 5000M (16:34.57) at the Florida Relays to open season

• All-Conference USA Indoor and Outdoor third-team honoree
• Indoor school and freshman record holder in the mile, 3000M and 5000M
• Outdoor school and freshman record holder in the 5,000M and 10,000M and the freshman record holder in the 1500M
• Set a new school and freshman record in her only attempt at the mile with a time of 5:00.93 (4:57.98 converted from flat track) for third place at the Tiger Paw Invitational (2/9)
• Reset the 3000M school-and-freshman records in all three of her races throughout the year, including her PR 9:43.59 for sixth place at the C-USA Indoor Championships
• Earned bronze in the 5000M at the C-USA Indoor Championships with a personal-best 16:41.65 to claim the school and freshman records
• Part of the distance medley relay that set a new school record (11:55.07) at the Kentucky Invitational
• Topped the freshman 1500M record twice, setting her PR 4:38.18 at the Arkansas Invitational (4/27)
• Shined at the Pepsi Florida Relays in the 5,000M with her PR 16:40.31 for new school and freshman records
• Led 23 of 25 laps of the 10,000M at C-USA Outdoor Championships before being bested by two of NCAA's top-20 performers of 2013 to finish with the bronze medal thanks to new school and freshman records time of 35:03.62

Prior to UCF:
-A three-time Ocala Star Banner's Girls' Cross Country Athlete of the Year and the 2010 Track Athlete of the Year
-The 2011 FACA Girls MVP and Champion, taking first place in the 5000m at the senior all-star meet
-Earned FACA 2010 Cross Country All-State Second Team laurels
-A three-time district champion
-Placed on three occasions at the state cross country meet, including a third-place finish as a sophomore
-Ran a time of 18:24 at the MCIAC meet, which set a new Belleview High School course record
-Set a McKethan Lake Park course record with a personal-record, first-place time of 17:39.10 at the District 3A-6 meet
-Emerged as the 2011 FHSAA 3A Region 2 champion
-Finished sixth at the 2011 state cross country meet

-Daughter of former University of Florida cross country and outdoor track All-American Mike Blaney
-Also considered UF, Ole Miss, South Florida and North Florida
-Majoring in pre-clinical Health Sciences