An ongoing series highlighting Boston College student-athletes.
AS A SOPHOMORE (2006-07)
(Cross Country) Received All-America honors after placing 38th at the NCAA National Championships, crossing in 21:30.3 at the 6k event...finished seventh at the NCAA Northeast Regional with a time of 21:19.0...earned All-ACC honors after finishing 12th at the conference championships; crossed the line in 21:37.7...was fifth at the New England Championships, crossing in 17:34...crossed the line in 21:25.5 at the Pre-National Meet...placed 19th at the Iona Meet of Champions with a time of 22:05.9
AS A FRESHMAN (2005-06)
(Cross Country) Placed 14th in first collegiate race at Dartmouth Invitational...top BC runner and second overall at Qunnipiac Invitational, crossing in 18:16.3...placed ninth at Murray Keatinge with a time of 17:25.5...ran 46th at Pre-Nationals in 21:33...placed 38th at ACC Championship with a time of 20:41.9...placed 13th overall, crossing in 21:13.9 at Northeast Regional...finished 66th at NCAA Championship and second on the Eagles with a time of 20:49 (Indoor) Placed second in the Reebok Boston Indoor Games in the 3,000 with a time of 10:01.7...ran the 5,000 in 17:13.82 for 10th place at ECAC Championship (Outdoor) Won the 1,500 with a time of 4:36.32 at Raleigh Relays...placed ninth in the 5,000 in 17:11.44 at Duke Invitational...finished 19th at ACC Championship in 5,000-meter run in 17:17.42
Named to the All-State team each year in high school...Holds the Kansas Class 4A state record in the two-mile...academically, was in the top 10 percent of the graduating senior class and made academic honors.
Born Nov. 4, 1986...Mallory the youngest of Michael and Lisa Champa's two children...enrolled in the College of Arts and Sciences.