Megan Yuan

Megan Yuan

Distance | Sr. | 5-8 | Thunder Bay, Ontario | Ignatius High

2016-17 (Redshirt Senior)

Indoor Season (r-Sr.)
  • All-Big 12 honors as a member of the distance medley relay team that placed fifth with a time of 11:38.39 at the Big 12 Championship

2015-16 (Redshirt Junior)

Outdoor Season
  • Qualified for the NCAA East Prelims in the 3,000-meter steeplechase where she finished in 37th place with a time of 10:38.27
  • Ran a career-best time of 10:27.69 in the 3,000-meter steeplechase at the Virginia Challenge
  • Finished 12th in the 1,500 meters with a career-best time of 4:29.71 at the Bison Outdoor Classic
  • Took third in the 1,500-meter run with a time of 4:40.31 at the Mason Spring Invite
  • Placed 11th in the 1,500 meters with a time of 4:42.77 at the Billy Hayes Invite
Indoor Season
  • Did not compete

2014-15 (Redshirt Sophomore)

Outdoor Season
  • Placed first in the mile during the indoor WVU Gold-Blue meet, finishing with a season-best time of 5:12.54
  • Ran the mile with a time of 5:01.45 at the SPIRE Invite, placing 26th overall
Indoor Season
  • Finished 18th in the 3,000 meter race with a time of 9:49.19 at the Big 12 Indoor Championship
  • Raced in the 4x800 meter relay, placing first as a team (9:10.68) at the PSU National

2013-14 (Redshirt Freshman)

  • Outdoor Season
  • Placed fifth overall in the 3,000-meter steeplechase in 11:08.97 at the Big 12 Outdoor Championship
  • Member of 4x800-meter relay team that placed first in 9:10.68 at the PSU National
Indoor Season
  • Placed 18th in the 3,000 meters with a career-best 9:49.19 at the Big 12 Indoor Championship
  • Posted a personal-best time of 10:30.16 in 3,000-meter steeplechase at the Virginia Challenge
  • Won the 3,000-meter steeplechase in 10:40.71 at the Princeton Elite
  • Finished 12th in the 3,000-meter steeplechase at the Larry Ellis Invite

2012-13 (Freshman)

  • Did not compete

High School

  • Ran at St. Ignatius High
  • Placed 10th at the 2011 Junior Division Canadian Cross Country Championships
  • Sixth at the 2011 OFSAA Senior Division Cross Country Championships
  • 2011 Canadian Youth Division 3,000-meter Champion
  • Finished second at the 2009 Junior Division OFSAA Cross Country Championships
  • 2009 Canadian Division 3,000-meter champion
  • Placed third at the 2009 Canadian Midget Division 1,500-meter run
  • Finished third at the 2011 AO Youth Cross Country Championships in the 1,500-meter run


  • Daughter of Mike and Sue Yuan
  • Birthday is February 9
  • Has two brothers
  • Majoring in art history and business
  • Garrett Ford Academic Honor Roll
  • Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll
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