Shanthi Blanchard
    Shanthi Blanchard


    Carbondale, Ill.

    High School:
    Carbondale H.S.

    Last College:
    Santa Clara

    Distance/Cross Country

    Last updated on May 31, 2011

    2010-11: Indoor: Ran the 5,000m at the EIU Friday Night Special in a time of 20:25.06. Outdoor:Ran the 3,000m at the Memphis Tiger Invitational in 12:19.31.

    2009-10: Competed in two indoor events during the 2009-10 season...Finished eighth in the mile run at the Saluki Fast Start with a time of 5:00.16...Came in 12th in the 3000m run at the SASF Invitational. Prior to SIU: Blanchard joins the distance squad after transferring over from Santa Clara University...Earned her bachelors degree in psychology while participating in track and cross country for the Broncos.

    High School: Blanchard was a four-time state qualifier at Carbondale High School.

    Personal: Daughter of Richard and Shanthi Blanchard...Working on her second bachelor's in political science at SIU.