Carol Figueiredo
Carol Figueiredo
Height: 5-2
Year: Junior
Hometown: Norwood, Mass.
High School: Norwood
Major: Exercise Science

2017 Season: Competed in all six meets for the Sharks ... Posted a personal-record time of 22:27 to place 34th at the Great Northeast Athletic Conference Championship at Colt State Park in Bristol, R.I. on October 28 and improved her 5K time by 63 seconds over the season ... Finished 54th at the two-mile Roger Williams Invitational to open the season on September 2 ... Turned in a personal-best six-kilometer mark of 26:13.5 to place 300th at the NCAA Regional Championship in Gorham, Maine on November 11.

2016 Season: Named to the Great Northeast Athletic Conference All-Academic Team ... Ran in five meets for the Sharks ... Clocked in at 22:30 to shave 43 seconds off her personal-record time to finish 44th at the Great Northeast Athletic Conference Championship on October 29 at historic Franklin Park in Boston ... Posted a personal-best six-kilometer mark of 27:17.4 to place 73rd at the Seven Sisters Championship in Wellesley, Mass. on October 16 ... Finished 36th at the two-mile Seventh Annual Fens Classic with a time of 14:35 on September 3 at Roberto Clemente Field in Boston. 

2015 Season: Competed in five meets in her debut campaign for the Sharks ... Registered a personal-record time of 23:50 at the 35th Annual Women's Codfish Bowl to place 123rd on September 26 ... Finished 56th at the Great Northeast Athletic Conference Championship on October 31 with a time of 24:08 ... Turned in a personal-best 6K mark of 29:10.8 at the Seven Sisters Invitational to place 83rd on October 18.

High School/Personal:
Four-year letterwinner in outdoor track in addition to earning three letters in indoor track and one year of soccer for Norwood High School ... Named the Most Improved Performer for the Mustangs' outdoor track squad for her senior season and received the Unsung Hero Award for the NHS indoor track team as a sophomore ... Chosen a Captain for both the indoor and outdoor track squads for her senior campaign ... Member of the National Honor Society and earned Honor Roll accolades every year she was at Norwood High School ... Member of French and Spanish National Honor Societies as well at Norwood High ... Member of Students Against Destructive Decisions, Friendship Club, Spirit Club and the Global Citizenship Program at Norwood High ... Volunteered for both Challenger Camp and Challenger Soccer ... Served as a soccer referee ... Born November 16, 1997 ... Majoring in Exercise Science with a minor in Spanish at Simmons and would like to pursue a career in Physical Therapy ... Daughter of Marcelo and Maria Figueiredo ... Volunteered with Jumpstart at Simmons ... Named to the Dean's List at Simmons ... Enjoys traveling, cooking, baking, playing sports, dancing, watching movies and television shows and spending time with friends and family.