Chaela Hood
Chaela Hood
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Plymouth, Mass.
High School: Plymouth North
Position: Distance

Career Achievements

•     2016, 2017, 2018 NCAA New England Championships qualifier (10,000 meters)
•     2017, 2018 NEICAAA Championships qualifier (10,000 meters)
•     2017, 2018, 2019 NEWMAC Academic All-Conference

Career Highlights

2019: As a senior, competed in just two meets…recorded a time of 21:13.53 in the 5000 meters at the Ross and Sharon Irwin Collegiate Meet on March 16…came in 13th with a time of 43:43.30 in the 10,000 meters at the NEWMAC Championships on April 27.

2018: As a junior, competed in six meets….took part in the 1500 meters, the 5000 meters and the 10,000 meters…came in 10th with a time of 39:54.56 in the 10,000-meter run at the Tufts Snowflake Classic on March 31…posted a time of 19:05.77 in her only 5000-meter race of the spring at Connecticut College’s Silfen Invitational on April 14…placed 15th in the 1500 meters with a time of 5:19.56 at MIT’s Sean Collier Invitational on April 21…came in fifth with a time of 40:31.11 in the 10,000 meters at the NEWMAC Championships on April 28…placed 20th in the 10,000 meters with a career-best time of 39:25.46 at the NEICAAA Championships on May 12.

2017: As a sophomore, competed in the 5000 and 10,000 meters at eight meets…qualified for the NCAA New England Championships and NEICAAA Championships in the 10,000-meter run…came in 13th with a time of 40:42.30 in the 10,000-meter run at the Bridgewater State Invitational on March 25…posted her top time of the spring (19:31.00) to finish eighth in the 5000 meters at the Corsair Classic on April 2…came in sixth in the 10,000 meters with a season-best time of 39:56.05 at the Connecticut College Silfen Invitational on April 15…finished third in the 10,000 meters with a time of 41:22.38 at the NEWMAC Championships on April 29…came in 17th in the 10,000 meters with a time of 40:53.26 at the NEICAAA Championships on May 13.

2016: As a first-year, competed in the 5,000- and 10,000-meter run at three meets...made her collegiate debut with a fifth-place finish in the 5,000 meters with a time of 19:52.19 at the Sean Collier Invitational at MIT on April 23...finished eighth with a time of 41:01.53 in the 10,000 meters at the NEWMAC Championships on April 30...quailed for and came in 19th at the NCAA New England Championships with a season-best time of 40:24.54 in the 10,000 meters on May 6 in Springfield.

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