|High School:||Cornwall Central HS|
Has the fastest time in the 1,000 meters in indoor program history with a time of 3:09.35... member of the 4x400-meter relay teams that have the three fastest times in outdoor history, running the third leg.
2008-09: XC: Ran a season-best 19:29.48 in the 5k at the SoCon Championships which was eight seconds off her personal best ... Ran a 25:55.7 in the 6k at the NCAA Southeast Regional Championships ... finished the Eye Opener Invitational in 20:24 ... Indoor: Set a new personal-best in the 400 meters at the Liberty Invitational with a time of 1:04.55 which is the second-fastest in school history ... Ran the fourth-fastest time in school history and a new personal-best with a 2:23.55 in the 800 meters at the Carolina Invitational ... Finished the mile in 5:16.80 at the SoCon Championships which is the third-fastest in school history ... Outdoor: Set the fourth-best time in the 800 meters at the Duke Invitational with a time of 2:21.63 ... set a new personal-best in the 1,500 meters at the Duke Invitational with a time of 5:00.16 ... Broke her previous personal-best in the 3,000 meters with a 10:45.69 at the UNC Invitational.
2007-08: XC: Top Spartan at the Campbell Cross Country Invitational, placing sixth and finishing the 4K course in a time of 15:47... finished 18th out of 70 runners at the Winthrop Asics Invitational, clocking a 5K time of 19:21... ran a 5K time of 20:04.36 at the Southern Conference Championships... covered the 6K course at the Colonial Inter-Regional in a season-best time of 24:39.8... Indoor: Opened the season with a fourth-place finish in the 1,000 meters at the Liberty On Track Open with a time of 3:09.35, a program record... clocked a season-best 800-meter time of 2:26.98 in the prelims at the SoCon Championships... ran the mile at the Texas Roadhouse Carolina Classic, crossing the finish line in a time of 5:30.45... Outdoor: Ran the third leg on the school-record setting 4x400-meter relay that ran 4:10.42 at the International Friendship & Freedom Games... clocked a personal-record time of 5:05.55 in the 1,500 meters in the developmental section at the Duke Asics Invitational... ran a career best 2:27.85 in the 800 meters at the Tony Waldrop Invitational.
High School: Earned four varsity letters in outdoor track and three letters in cross country and indoor track... member of the 4x800-meter relay that holds the school record.... also a member of the sprint medley relay that holds the school record... cross country team was four-time section champions... 4X800 relay was section champions in 2007... earned second team all-conference honors in cross county in 2005 and third team honors in 2006.
Personal: Michelle Lynn Chewens... born on April 30, 1989 in Coldspring, NY... daughter of Robert and Luay Chewens... has one sister, Nicole ... majoring in sports medicine.