Matilda Msall
Matilda Msall
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Oak Park, IL
High School: Oak Park & River Forest
Events: Distance
Major: Politics
College: Scripps

Graduated in the top 10 in CMS history (10th) in the steeplechase with a time of 11:23.71

2018-19 (Senior) ...
SCIAC All-Academic Team ... Competed in both the steeplechase and the 5000 at the SCIAC Championships, earning top-10 finishes in both ... Came in fifth place in the steeplechase with an 11:23.71 at SCIAC to move into tenth place in CMS history, while also providing the Athenas four points in a meet they won by three ... Came in ninth in the 5000 with a time of 18:20.57 ... Earned top-five finishes in three different events at three different SCIAC Multi-Duals, finishing fourth in the 1500 in the first one, third in the 800 in the second one (with a PR of 2:24.02), and third in the steeplechase in the third one ... Had a PR in the 1500 at the Redlands Invitational with a 4:52.13 ... Set a personal-best time in the 5000 at the Occidental Distance Carnival with an 18:08.27 ... Came in sixth in the mile at the Pomona-Pitzer All-Comers meet with a 5:20.45. 

2017-18 (Junior): Did not compete while studying abroad. 

2016-17 (Sophomore): Earned a fifth-place finish in the steeplechase and a 10th place finish in the 5000 at SCIAC Championships ... Earned one second-place and two fourth-place finishes in the steeple at the three SCIAC Multi-Duals in the regular season.  

2015-16 (First-Year): Came in seventh place in the steeplechase at SCIAC Championships with a 12:12.56 ... Was fourth, third and fourth in the three steeplechase runs during the SCIAC Multi-Duals during the regular season. 

Attends Scripps College, where she majors in politics ... Spent the summer (2018) interning with her local congressman (Mike Quigley) in Washington, D.C. ... Also a member of the CMS cross country team in the fall ... Was one of the top seven on the CMS cross country team as a senior in 2018, earning a spot on the roster for the NCAA West Regionals and the NCAA Division III Championships ... Part of a senior class of distance runners that went 8-for-8 winning SCIAC titles (four cross country, four track and field).