Sydney Beach
Sydney Beach
Height: 4-11
Year: Fy.
Hometown: Red Creek, N.Y.
High School: Red Creek

Prior to Geneseo: Ran for Red Creek High School … placed 10th in the NY State Cross Country Championship in 2016 … member of the Section V Class DD Champion team in 2016 … named All-Greater Rochester in cross country in 2016 … four-time All-Wayne-Finger Lakes Cross Country League (2013-2016) … 2017 Section V Class C and Wayne-Finger Lakes League Steeplechase Champion … four-year high honor roll member … graduated seventh in the Red Creek High School Class of 2017.

Personal: Sydney Lorraine Beach was born in Bermerton, Wash. … raised in Red Creek, N.Y. … parents are Tammy and William Rotach … has one sibling, Cassidy Beach … step-sister, Alexandra Rotach, is a seaman recruit in the US Navy … studying biology … enjoys knitting and video games … favorite athletic-related moments are cold, long runs in the rain during cross country … started running in seventh grade to have something more for her college application but continued running because she wants to “feel and experience more than just life” … favorite professional sports team is the New Balance Athletes … favorite professional athlete is Jenny Simpson … names her former high school and current Geneseo teammate, Chloe Weaver, as having the most influence on her running career because “she was and continues to be by my side through all the ups and downs of training. Seeing her dedication and love of the sport is what inspired me to start training hard my junior year. She continues to be a fountain of inspiration.”

Meet Results

Oct 14, 2017 Yellowjacket XC Invitational 6K 24:49.7 48
Sep 30, 2017 Geneseo 37th Mike Woods Invitational 6K 23:54.0 49
Sep 23, 2017 Harry F. Anderson Invitational 5K 20:07.6 23
Sep 16, 2017 Oswego State Invitational 5K 20:52.0 13
Sep 1, 2017 Brockport Early Season Short Course 4K 15:51.0 16