Maggie Drazba

Maggie Drazba

r-Jr. | 5-1 | St. Marys, W.Va. | St. Mary's

2015 (Redshirt Sophomore)

  • Earned Academic All-Big 12 First Team honors 
  • Crossed the finish line in 37th place with a time of 22:00.4 at the Mid-Atlantic Regional
  • Was the first Mountaineer to cross the finish line and 19th overall with a time of 21:32.5 at the Big 12 Championship
  • Finished second for the Mountaineers, placing 115th overall with a season-best time of 21:08.5 at the Wisconsin Invitational
  • Top-5 finisher in the women’s 5k blue race, placing second overall for a season best time of 17:36.79 at the Greater Louisville Classic

2014 (Redshirt Freshman)

  • NCAA All-Mid-Atlantic Region
  • USTFCCCA All-Academic honors
  • All-Big 12 Conference honors
  • Academic All-Big 12 First Team, while maintaining a 4.0 GPA
  • Third WVU runner to cross the line at the 2014 NCAA Cross Country Championship, finishing the 6k course in 91st overall (21:09.2)
  • Placed 13th overall at the NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regional in 20:58
  • Finished eighth overall (20:40.1) in the 6k course at the 2014 Big 12 Championship
  • Placed 15th overall and third among WVU competitors at the Greater Louisville Classic, completing the 5k course in 17:20.56
  • Raced to a 127th-place finish (6k) in 21:31 at the Wisconsin Adidas Invite

2013 (Freshman)

  • Redshirted

High School

  • Four-year letterwinner at St. Marys High
  • 2011 and 2012 Gatorade West Virginia Girls Cross Country Athlete of the Year
  • 2013 Gatorade West Virginia Girls Track & Field Athlete of the Year
  • 2009, 2011 and 2012 West Virginia AA-A State Cross Country Champion
  • Placed third at the Footlocker Southwest Regional with a time of 17:10 to qualify for the 2012 Foot Locker Cross Country Championships, where she placed 22nd overall
  • Second place at the 2012 USATF Cross Country Junior Championships
  • Helped lead Team USA to the championship at the 2012 NACAC, where she placed fourth individually
  • Holds the West Virginia State Meet record for cross country with a time of 17:17
  • Took top honors at the 2012 Great American Cross Country Festival
  • Part of a St. Marys squad that won the 2009 AA-A West Virginia Cross Country Championship
  • Undefeated in Little Kanawha Cross Country Conference Championship competition all four years
  • West Virginia outdoor track and field record holder in the mile (4:53), 1,600-meter run (4:51), 3,000-meter run (9:37), 3,200-meter run (10:27) and two mile run (10:37)
  • West Virginia indoor track and field record holder in the 3,200 (10:41), two-mile run (10:29) and the 5,000-meter run (17:40)
  • Finished second at the 2013 Penn Relays in the 3,000-meter run
  • Four-time West Virginia track and field state champion in class A in the 800-meter run (2010-13) and the 1,600-meter run (2010-13)
  • Three-time West Virginia track and field state champion in class A in the 3,200-meter run (2011-13)
  • Part of the 4x800-meter relay team that captured the state title in 2012
  • Holds the West Virginia Class A state meet record in the 800-meter run (2:18), 3,200-meter run (10:31) and the 4x800-meter relay (9:48)


  • Daughter of Charles and Kathleen Drazba
  • Has two brothers
  • Birthday is May 18
  • Majoring in human nutrition and foods
  • Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll
  • Garrett Ford Academic Honor Roll 
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WVUsportsBuzz: Episode 12

By Scott Bartlett | November 12, 2015

This week's WVUsportsBuzz features the cross country and volleyball teams, presented by U.S. Cellular.

Mountaineers Place First in Blue Race

By Samantha Strejeck | October 03, 2015

The No. 13 West Virginia University cross country team won the women’s 5k blue race at the Greater Louisville Classic at EP Tom Sawyer State Park in Louisville, Kentucky, earlier today.