AS A JUNIOR (2016): Ran in all five meets for the Pirates as a junior ... Ran second at the Mercer Julius Johnson Invite on Sept. 23 ... Top times: 5K 21:26.2 (Mercer Invite Sept. 23); 6K 24:55.5(PBC Championships Oct. 22); 8k 24:50.83 (NCAA Regionals Nov. 5) ... Member of the PBC Presidential Honor Roll.
PERSONAL: Born Amanda Fernandez on September 3, 1994 ... Daughter of Annette and Anthony Fernandez ... Majoring in rehabilitation sciences ... Enjoys playing soccer ... Lists Abby Wambach, Julie Johnston and Becky Sauerbrun as favorite sports personalities.