Brianna Belo
Brianna Belo
Year: Senior
Hometown: Philadelphia, Pa.
High School: Episcopal Academy

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2018-19
Cross Country - Patriot League Academic Honor Roll ... Closed out her career with one final cross country season while pursuing her graduate degree in health promotion ... Consistently finished within the top-five for the Eagles throughout the season, starting with the Bison Open (8/31) where she paced the 4000m course in 14:29.0 for 16th overall, second on the squad ... She was fourth for the team at the Spiked Shoe Invitational (9/7), crossing in 23.24.70 in her first 6k of the year ... Dropped that time down to 22:25 at the Paul Short Run (9/29), finishing third for the team ... Maintained her spot in the top-three for the remainder of the season, including at the Patriot League Championships (10/27) where she was second for the Eagles, 27th overall, in 22:52.0 ... Finished her career at the NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regional Championship (11/9) where she was 87th overall in 22:54.20.

2017-18
Cross Country - Patriot League Academic Honor Roll ... Opened her historic senior season with a new 5k PR on the cross country course, placing 24th overall at the Mount St. Mary's Duals in 19:05.0 ... Earned a new PR in the 6k a few weeks later, finishing fourth for the Eagles and 183rd overall at the Paul Short Invitational with a final time of 21:50.70 ... She was fourth for the team again at the Patriot League Championships, 38th overall, with a final time of 22:26.20 ... Closed the season with yet another fourth-place team finish, 102nd overall, at the NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regional Championships, where she crossed in 22:09.20.

Indoor Track - Patriot League Champion (800m) ... School Record (400m) ... Patriot League Academic Honor Roll ... Surpassed her own 400m dash school record during her only appearance in the event for the season, finishing in 58.43 at the Camel City Invitational ... Focused primarily on the 800m run throughout the season, clinching back-to-back event wins to close the season ... Placed first at the Patriot Games with a final time of 2:17.23 before earning her first indoor 800m Patriot League title with a season-best performance of 2:12.12.

Outdoor Track - Patriot League Champion (800m) ... NCAA Championships East Preliminary Round Qualifier (800m) ... USTFCCCA All-Academic ... Patriot League All-Academic Team ... Patriot League Academic Honor Roll ... Had a record-breaking outdoor season to close her AU career, including two 800m school record performances, her third career Patriot League title and qualification into the NCAA Championships East Preliminary Round ... Opened the season with a first-place finish in the 800m at the Shamrock Invitational, crossing in 2:12.70 ... Ran the fifth-fastest 1500m time in program history at the George Mason Spring Invitational, crossing in 4:31.69 ... Eclipsed her own school record in the event a few weeks later, earning yet another event win at the Colonial Relays with a 2:07.52 finish ... Clinched her third career Patriot League title, second for the outdoor season, with a 2:07.79 performance ... Closed the season at the NCAA Championships East Preliminary Round where her final school-record performance of 2:07.06 was a mere 0.06-seconds off from advancing her into the quarterfinal.

2016-17
Cross Country - Patriot League Academic Honor Roll ... Competed in three meets during her junior season, starting with the Mount St. Mary's Duals (9/2) where she placed 72nd overall in 21:50.0 ... Followed that up with a 114th-place crossing at the Panorama Farms Invitational (9/23), hitting a new 5000m run personal record of 20:31.60 ... Closed the season at the Patriot League Championships (10/29), where she scored for the Eagles as the team's fifth finisher, 59th overall, in 23:33.20 for 6000m.

Indoor Track - Second Team All-Patriot League (500m) ... Patriot League Academic Honor Roll ... Had a record-breaking sophomore indoor season, highlighted by two all-time top ten performances and three new AU School Records ... She kicked the season off with a new 800m personal record at the Navy Lid Lifter (12/3), where she placed second overall with the third-fastest time in program history (2:16.81) ... Followed that up with a winning performance at the Navy Mid-Week Invitational (1/19), hitting 2:13.96 for 800m to bump up into the No. 2 slot on the program all-time top ten list ... Tallied her second individual win of the season at the Terrapin Invitational (1/21) where she crossed in 2:16.25 for the 800m run ... Hit her third consecutive event win at the Patriot Games (1/28) where she made her season debut in the 500m dash with a 1:15.58 finish ... Clinched her first school record of the season at the Camel City Invitational (2/3), where she placed second overall in the 800m run with a record-breaking 2:11.41 finish ... Closed the season with another pair of school records, starting with her second-place finish at the Patriot League Championships (2/17) in the 500m dash, crossing in 1:12.63 to break her own record in the event ... Closed the season with a school-record finish in the 1000m run, breaking Samia Akbar's 14-year-old record (2:53.35) with a 2:50.90 crossing for second overall at the GMU Last Chance Meet (2/26).

Outdoor Track - Patriot League Academic Honor Roll ... Highlighted the season with yet another school record, bringing her tally up to four between the 2017 indoor and outdoor seasons ... Started the season with a third-place finish in the 1500m run (4:38.73) at the Maryland Invitational (3/18) ... Followed that up with her first of two consecutive first-place finishes, winning the 800m run field at the Navy Open (3/25) in 2:09.67 ... Clinched another individual victory at the Colonial Relays (3/31), surpassing her own 800m run school record with a final time of 2:07.53 ... Was 10th in the 1500m run at the George Mason Invitational (4/8), crossing in 4:33.29.

2015-16
Indoor Track - Competed primarily in the 500m during her sophomore indoor campaign, hitting a season's best 1:14.46 to take fourth at the Patriot League Championships ... Was a member of the winning DMR team at the Navy Women's Mid-Week Invitational, crossing with an overall time of 12:25.58 ... Had a third-place finish at the Armory Track Invitational, crossing in 1:15.84 for 500m ... Was also a member of the eighth-place DMR team at the Patriot League Championships.

Outdoor Track - Patriot League Champion (800m) ... Opened the season as a member of the third-place 4x800m team at the Coach O Coastal Carolina University Invitational ... Her first individual competition was the 400m dash at the Maryland Invitational, where she placed sixth in 57.59 ... Broke her 800m PR twice during the season, starting with a 2:13.34 finish at the Hopkins Loyola Invitational ... Claimed the Patriot League title in the 800m with her second PR performance of the season, crossing in 2:08.23 to lead the field ... Was also a member of the third-place 4x800m team at the league championships (9:03.08) ... Closed her season at the IC4A/ECAC Outdoor Championships with a fifth-place finish in the 800m (2:09.97).

2014-15
Indoor Track - Kicked off her debut season at American with a third-place performance at the Father Diamond Invitational, crossing in 1:00.22 in the 400m dash ... Improved upon that time steadily throughout the season, ending with a season's best 59.57 at the Armory Track Invitational ... Closed her season at the Patriot League Championships, taking second with the distance medley (12:04.28), and sixth with the 4x800m (9:13.78).

Outdoor Track - Started the season with an eighth-place performance in the 200m dash at the Maryland Invitational ... Ran her first of two 800m runs for the season at the Colonial Relays before going back-to-back in the 400m dash ... Ran a season's best 57.05 in the 400m at the Patriot League Championships, placing fifth in the league ... Was also a member of the sixth-place 4x800m team at the Patriot League Championships (9:14.29) ... Closed the season at the Swarthmore Final Qualifier, timing through in PR fashion with a 2:14.42 for 15th.


High School: She was First-Team All-Delco and First Team All-Inter-AC honoreer, and was a member of the 4x100m team that won the 2013 Inter-AC League and PAISAA Championship titles ... Helped lead the Episcopal Academy to two Inter-AC titles and a PAISAA State Championship in 2014 ... She was a member of the 4x400m team that qualified for indoor nationals during both the 2013 and 2014 seasons, placing ninth overall with a new school record ... She also placed 11th as a member of the sprint medley at the indoor national meet ... Earned three varsity letters in outdoor track and two for indoor track.