UND Roster

2020-21 Cross Country Roster

Megan Hughes


Class Freshman
Hometown Tampa, FL
High School Academy of Holy Names


  • Two-time all-state in track and field and two-time all-state in cross country in the state of Florida
  • Named team MVP three times and was selected as the team captain during her senior year
  • Was named the Academy of the Holy Names Class of 2020 Senior Outstanding Athlete of the Year
  • Led cross-country team to district and regional titles
  • School record holder in the 400m (59.61), 800m (2:13.22), 1600m (5:10.57) and 5K (18:24.67)
  • Graduated from Academy of Holy Names in 2020 as the valedictorian
  • Named a National Merit Commended Scholar, National AP Scholar and Tampa Bay Times Tribune Scholar
  • Volunteered and served as the Executive Director with Cross Out Caner, Inc., a student-led nonprofit that brings together high school cross-country runners from the Tampa Bay area to raise funds for pediatric cancer patients
  • Daughter of Kathleen and Bill Hughes and has three brothers (Jack, Sean & Danny) and one sister (Katie)
  • Mother, Kathleen, ran track at St. Mary’s College
  • Has 14 relatives that either graduated or attend Notre Dame