UNC Track & Field Bio
 Blake Dodge
Dodge Dodge 1904875

NCAA EAST PRELIMINARY QUALIFIER

Personal Records

XC 6k – 21:37 • XC 5k - 18:01  XC 4k – 15:10 • 1,600 – 4:59.35 • Mile – 5:02.89  800 – 2:07.25

2016: Ran a personal best 6k time of 21:37 at the ACC Cross Country Championships, placing 65th for the Tar Heels Finished 112th at the NCAA Southeast Regional with a time of 22:37 Fastest 5k time of the season came at the Joe Plane Invitational where she ran a 18:01 Placed 12th at the Elon Opener.

2015-16: Finished 15th in the 800m at the ACC Indoor Track & Field Championships • A part of the DMR team that took fourth at the ACC Indoor Track & Field Championships • Took first in the mile at the Dennis Craddock Carolina Relays • Competed in the 800m at the Battle of the Blues and the Raleigh Relays • Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll.

2014-15: Competed in the ACC Indoor Track and Field Championships in the 800, 4x400 and DMR • Helped the DMR team finish seventh at the ACC Championships • Finished ninth in the 4x400 at ACC Championships • Finished 19th in the 800 at the ACC Championships • Finished first in the 800 at the Gene Anderson Invitational • Helped 4x800 finish first at the Doc Hale VT Elite • Redshirted the outdoor season • Redshirted the cross country season • Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll.

Prep: Most decorated North Carolina high school track and field athlete of all time with 15 state titles • North Carolina High School Athletic Association All-Around Female Athlete of the Year 2013-2014 • 3-time All-America in the 800 • Recorded the 10th fastest time in the nation in the 800 in 2014 • 3-time state championship MVP • Owns state meet records in the indoor 4x800, indoor and outdoor 1,600, 800 and 1,000 • Finished fourth place at the New Balance Nationals in the 800 her junior year • Finished fourth in her class • AP Scholar with Distinction • 4-time Academic Achievement recipient • National Honor Society member • AP Language and Composition Student of the Year • 5-time student-athlete of the week • Best All-Around Female Athlete at her high school • Was involved with student government and chorus • A student representative to Leadership Board and a volunteer assistant coach to the seashore soccer league.

Personal: Blake Horrigan Dodge is the daughter of Beverli Dodge and Robert Dodge • She can sing, write and enjoys playing the banjo • Born November 19.

Position: Mid-Distance
Year: Junior
Hometown: Beaufort, N.C.
High School: West Carteret
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