Women's Cross Country

Becca Chandler -


Jacksonville, Fla.

High School:
The Bolles School


Becca  Chandler


Senior circuit: Quintet of 'Dores leave legacy on course

From October issue of Commodore Nation


Vanderbilt takes 27th at NCAA Championships

Liz Anderson was the top-finisher for the 'Dores


Vandy set for third-straight NCAA appearance

No. 25 Vanderbilt previewed the wet and muddy LaVern Gibson Championship Course, Friday


Commodores run back into NCAA Championships

Dores finish second to secure automatic bid


Commodores set to race Regionals

Dores travel to Tuscaloosa


2013 SEC Cross Country Championships

2013 SEC Cross Country Championships at Gainesville, Fla.


Belmont Opener

The Commodores' men's and women's teams competed in the Belmont Opener to open the season.


2012 Commodore Classic

Action from the 2012 Commodore Classic, held at Percy Warner Park on Saturday, September 15.


2011 SEC Championships

Vanderbilt won the 2011 SEC Women's Cross Country Championship.


XC 2011 Fun Run

The women's cross country team brought a camera along on one of their runs.

Major: Political Science


• 2014 Spring SEC Academic Honor Roll
• 2013 SEC Academic Honor Roll
• 2011 SEC All-Freshman Team (Cross Country)
• 2011-12 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll

Chandler's Track Bio: HERE

Cross Country Personal Bests
4K - 14:31.3 (2012 Belmont Opener)
5K - 17:28.42 (2014 Commodore Classic)
6K -20:37.50 (2014 NCAA Regionals)

Chandler's Times on TFRRS.com

2014 Cross Country:At the NCAA Nationals 6K, placed 182nd with a time of 21:47.10. ... Set a career-best time of 20:37.50 in the 6K at the NCAA Regionals for a 31st place finish. ... Placed 29th at the SEC Championships, running a 20:56.40 6K. ... Posted a time of 22:07 at the Wisconsin Adidas Invitational for 196h place. ... Finished 14th and set a personal best with a time of 17:28.42 at the Commodore Classic 5K. ... Took eighth place with a time of 18:02.75 at the Belmont Opener 5K.

2013 Cross Country:
Finished 20th at the SEC Championship in a time of 21:11.70... Ran a personal-best 21:08 over the 6K course at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational as the Dores' third finisher... Ran 21:47.00 at the Roy Griak Invitational to be the second Vanderbilt finisher... Placed ninth at the Commodore Classic running 17:36.28 over the 5K course... Opened her season at the Belmont Opener running 18:30.98 over the 5K course at Percy Warner Park.

2012 Cross Country: Placed fourth at the Belmont Opener (14:31.3 in 4K), helping Vanderbilt win the team title ... Posted a time of 22:35.0 at the Commodore Classic, finishing 41st ... Ran top 6K time of the year at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational, finishing 192nd in 21:19.5 ... Finished 68th at the SEC Championships in 22:10.5.

2012 Track: Posted her best mile time of the indoor season at Notre Dame's Meyo Invitational (5:09.51) ... Posted a top indoor 3000 meters time of 10:08.68 at Kentucky ... Ran the 3000 meter steeplechase in the outdoor season, with a top time of 11:32.53 at the SEC Championships in Baton Rouge.

2011 Cross Country: Finished eighth for the Commodores at the SEC Championship, setting a personal best with a time of 21:38.91 on the 6K course ... Earned SEC All-Freshman honors as one of the top-seven rookies at the championships (29th overall) ... Clocked a time of 21:52 at the Pre-Nationals ... Finished fourth for the Commodores with a 5K time of 18:09.38 at the Louisville Invitational ... Clocked a time of 15:19.01 at the Belmont-VU Opener.

High School (The Bolles Schooll): Finished fourth individually last fall at the Florida 2A State Cross Country Championships, leading the Bolles School to a runner-up team finish ... Has placed sixth (2009, 08) and 25th (2007) in prior state meets ... She ran a time of 5:02.29 in the 1600m at the 2010 Florida 2A Outdoor State Finals, placing third overall ... Improved her 1600m time in 2011, running a personal best of 4:59.10 and placing fifth at the 2011 state meet ... She also ran a PR of 10:54.64 in the 3200m, good for third overall at the state meet in 2011.

Personal: Daughter of Nick and Angela Chandler. Sister to Rachel (23) and Rose (18). Becca likes pastel colors, french bulldogs, and popcorn.

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