Kansas Jayhawks

Megan Paule

Position Distance
Height 5'8''
Class Senior
Hometown Overland Park, Kan.
High School Blue Valley Southwest HS
Position Distance

CAREER RESULTS

Career Highlights
2018 Cross Country Academic All-Big 12 First Team

 

2019 INDOOR (Sr.)
Finished third in the 3,000-meter run at the KU-KSU-WSU Triangular (1/18) with a time of 10:02.39 … Ran a personal-best time of 17:08.70 in the 5,000-meter run at the ISU Classic (2/8-2/9) to become the No. 7 performer in KU history.

2018 CROSS COUNTRY (Sr.)
Finished fifth overall at the season-opening Bob Timmons Classic (9/1) in the women’s 5K race with a time of 19:12.9 … Placed seventh overall at the Rim Rock Classic (9/29) as KU’s third finisher with a time of 22:03.2 in the women’s 6K … KU’s fifth finisher and the 120th finisher overall at the Pre-National Invitational (10/13) with a time of 22:01.41 … Placed 42nd at the Big 12 Championship (10/26), finishing with a time of 21:43.0 … Finished 60th overall in the 6K at the NCAA Midwest Regional (11/9) with a time of 21:40.5.

2018 OUTDOOR (Jr.)
Finished sixth in the 5,000-meter run at the Oral Roberts Invitational (3/31) with a time of 18:10.82 … Placed fifth in the 5,000 meters at the Kansas Relays (4/18-21) with a career-best time of 17:53.98 … Placed fifth in the 1,500 meters at the Ward Haylett Invitational (5/5) with a time of 4:50.05.

2018 INDOOR (Jr.)
Made her Kansas debut at the Jayhawk Classic (1/25-26) with a sixth-place finish in the 3,000-meter run, clocking in at 10:33.78 … Clocked a 3,000-meter time of 10:18.03 to finish seventh at the Rod McCravy Memorial (2/3).

2017 CROSS COUNTRY (At Creighton)
Finished 10th at the Augustana Twilight Meet (9/1) with a 5K time of 18:18.9 … Clocked a 6K time of 21:46.7 at the Sundodger Invitational (9/16) to finish 22nd … Finished 49th at the Notre Dame Invitational (9/29) with a 5K time of 18:16.5 … Cross the finish line in 33rd at the BIG EAST Conference Championships (10/28) with a 6K time of 21:53.5 … Finished 66th in the NCAA Division I Midwest Region Championships (11/10) with a 6K time of 21:24.5.

2017 OUTDOOR (At Creighton)
Finished 19th at the Wash U Invitational (3/31-4/1) in the 5,000-meter run with a time of 17:42.22 … Clocked a time of 17:48.59 in the 5,000-meter run at the Jim Duncan Invitational (4/14-15) to finish seventh … Clocked a time of 17:41.40 in the 5,000-meter run at the Kip Janvrin Open (4/27-28).

2017 INDOOR (At Creighton)
Finished 12th at the Holiday Inn Invitational (1/13-14) in the 1,000-meter run with a time of 3:12.04 … Clocked a time of 10:22.88 in the 3,000-meter run at the Jayhawk Classic (1/26-27) … Finished 18th in the 5,000-meter run at the Indoor Gorilla Classic (2/10-11) with a time of 18:18.08 … Notched a ninth-place finish at the Nebraska  Tune-Up (2/17) in the 3,000-meter run with a time of 10:26.32.

2016 CROSS COUNTRY (At Creighton)
Finished 13th at the Hawkeye Invitational (9/2) to open the season with a 3K time of 10:35.6 … Tabbed a 66th-place finish at the Commodore Classic (9/17) with a 5K time of 18:15.2 … Finished 35th at the BIG EAST Conference Championships (10/28) with a 6K time of 22:58.3 … Came in 107th place at the NCAA Division I Midwest Region Championships (11/11), completing the 6K loop in 22:02.0.

2016 OUTDOOR (At Creighton)
Finished fourth in the 5,000-meter run at the Jim Duncan Invitational (4/15-16) with a time of 17:58.94 … Clocked a time of 10:10.38 in the 3,000-meter run at the Musco Twilight (4/23).

2016 INDOOR (At Creighton)
Finished second in the mile run with a time of 5:12.35 at the Concordia Classic (1/29-30) … Tabbed a third-place finish in the 3,000-meter run at the Grinnell Indoor Invitational (2/6) with a time of 10:24.01 … Finished second in the 3,000 meters at the Nebraska Tune-Up (2/19) with a time of 10:06.81.

2015 CROSS COUNTRY (At Creighton)
Notched a 10th-place finish at the Briar Cliff Invitational (10/10) with a 5K time of 18:05.8 … Clocked a 6K time of 22:29.3 at the BIG EAST Conference Championships (10/31) to finish 43rd … Finished 125th at the NCAA Division I Midwest Region Championships (11/13) with a 6K time of 22:27.1.

HIGH SCHOOL
Competed in the cross country state championships all four years at Blue Valley Southwest High School … Earned All-State honors in 2014 and 2015 … Named First Team All-Eastern Kansas League in 2014 and 2015 … Earned all-state recognition in the 3,200 meters in 2015 … Academic All-State honoree all four years of high school … Was  also a member of the varsity soccer team.

PERSONAL
Daughter of Dan and Michelle Paule … Has two siblings, Brendan and Michael … Undecided on a major.