Megan Plenus
Megan Plenus

RS Junior

Crown Point, Ind.

High School:
Lake Central HS

Long Sprints


Mostert Sets Big Ten Championships Record on Day 1

The Boilermakers advanced several men and women to Saturday's finals.


Brown Breaks School Record in Triple Jump at Fred Wilt Invite

The Boilermakers have PRs across the board at Saturday's meet.


Tuesday Track Tidbits

The Boilermakers have signed 11 individuals for next year.


Women Top Ranked B1G Team; Tuesday Track Tidbits

The women held at No. 14 in the country, while the men jumped to No. 31.


Women Earn Highest Program Ranking; Tuesday Track Tidbits

The Boilermakers are breaking records across the board this season.

2012: Took first at the Gene Edmunds Cup (1/21) and second at the Boilermaker Invite (2/18) in the 600 meter run. Placed first at the Purdue Invitational (1/7) in the 800 meter run. Part of the 4x400 meter relay team that placed second at the Boilermaker Invite, the Purdue Invitational and the Mike Poehlein Invitational (3/30-3/31). Placed second at the Penn Relays as a member of the 4x800 meter relay team.

High School:Four-year participant in cross country and track and three years in swimming at Lake Central High School in St. John, Ind.; lettered in all sports every year participated; freshman year was MVP, most promising freshman and all-state in cross country; sophomore year all-state, 4x800 team runner-up at state, and team was state runner-up in cross country; track team was regional champions sophomore and junior years; junior year cross country team was state runner-up, 4x800 team placed fifth at state, 4x400 team placed eighth, was 800m state runner-up, and set school record; senior year was 4x800 state runner-up, 10th at 800m in state and won cross country mental attitude award.

Personal:Megan Christine Plenus was born in Houston, Texas, on September 23, 1991; the daughter of David and Debbie Plenus; enjoys reading and bike riding; majoring in movement and sports science.