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 Jack Hennessy
Jack Hennessy
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Wesport, Conn.

High School:
Staples

Height:
5-10

Event:
Sprints

04/06/2014

Men's Track & Field Competes at Princeton Sam Howell Invitational

Anthony Bellitti and Joseph McConaughy finish third and fourth in 1,500-meter run

04/22/2013

Men's Track Competes at the ACC Championships

MacDonald tallies the Eagles' points in Raleigh.

04/08/2013

Men's Track Competes at the Sam Howell Invitational

Kellen MacDonald qualifies for the IC4A's in the 400m hurdles.

03/04/2013

Hamm's Second Place Finish Highlights IC4A Championships

Hamm and Linehan tally career best performances in the mile.

04/27/2012

T&F Concludes Penn Relays

Men's 4x400 runs on second day of nation's oldest meet

AS A SENIOR (2013-14)
Indoor T&F: Opened the season with 2nd place finished in both the 500m (1:04.73) and 4x400m relay (3:20.80) at the BU Season Opener (12/7)...posted a season best in the 400m (49.80) at the BU Scarlet and White (2/15)...4x400m relay finished 9th in 3:21.62 at the ACC Championships (2/27-3/1)...4x400m relay ran a season best time of 3:13.67 at the New England Championships (3/7-9), which qualified them for finals and a 6th place finish overall.
Outdoor T&F: Posted a season best in the 400m (49.37) at the Raleigh Relays (3/28-29)...2nd place finish in the 400m (49.48) at the Stonehill Skyhawk Invite (4/25)...4x400m relay team clocked 3:12.91 for 4th place at the New England Championships, solidifying them on BC's all-time list for the event...4x400m relay placed 18th in 3:17.66 at the IC4A Championships (5/16-18)...recipient of the Athletic Director's Award for Academic Achievement.

AS A JUNIOR (2012-13)
Indoor T&F: Posted a personal best in the 300m (35.82), placing 3rd at the Harvard Open (12/8)...4x200m relay finished 2nd in 1:22.17 at the Dartmouth Relays (1/13)...ran a personal best in the 400m (48.53) at the ACC Championships (2/21-13), also helped the DMR squad place 5th in 9:55.70...concluded the season at the IC4A Championships (3/1-3), DMR ran 10:02.97 to finish 13th overall.
Outdoor T&F: 4x200m relay placed 8th in 1:28.8 at the Raleigh Relays (3/29-30)...placed 16th in the 400m (49.82) at the Sam Howell Invitational (4/5-6)...posted a PR of 48.53 in the 400m to place 12th at the ACC Championships (4/18-20)...competed at the Penn Relays (4/25-17), DMR clocked 9:55.07...at the New England Championships (5/9-11), placed 8th in the 400m final (48.84) and also helped the 4x400m relay place 3rd in 3:13.85.

AS A SOPHOMORE (2011-12)
All-New England in the outdoor 400m and 4x400-meter relay...ran third leg of school record indoor 4x400-meter relay (3:15.40) at IC4A Championship...anchored sixth fastest outdoor 4x400-meter relay (3:14.71) at the New England Championship...part of the 4x400 that scored BC's first points in the event at the ACC Championship, with what was then the fourth fastest relay time in program history (3:17.70)...Athletics Director's Award for Academic Achievement.
Indoor T&F: Set the school record in the 4x400-meter relay (3:15.40) at the IC4A Championship (3/4)...took seventh in the 4x400 with a 3:17.70 at the ACC Championship (2/25)...ran a 50.59 quarter mile at the BU Valentine Invitational (2/10-11)...helped the DMR to a 9:59.07 at the New Balance Collegiate Invitational (2/3-4)...contested the 4x400 in 3:19.55 at the BU Terrier Classic (1/27-28)...won the 4x400 in 3:22.53 and took seventh in the open 400 in 50.37 at the BU Multi-Team Meet (1/19)...doubled at the Northeastern Jay Carisella Invitational (12/3), finishing in ninth of the 500 at 1:06.30 and third of the 4x400 (3:25.36).
Outdoor T&F: Earned All-New England honors in the 400 with a time of 48.82, taking fifth place after qualifying for the final in 49.54, and earned bronze in the 4x400-meter relay (3:14.71) at the New England Championship (5/10-12)...participated at the Penn Relays Carnival (4/26-28), running 3:18.66 as part of a 4x400...lowered 400m personal record to 48.58 and ran the third leg of the 4x400 that finished in ninth at 3:16.72 at the ACC Championship (4/19-21)...won the 4x400-meter relay in 3:20.56 and took sixth in the 200-meter dash with a PR of 22.75 at the Stonehill Skyhawk Invitational (4/14)...finished the quarter mile in 10th at 49.52 at the Princeton Sam Howell Invitational (4/6-7)...tripled at the Raleigh Relays (3/30-31), took ninth in the 4x200-meter relay (1:30.90), 10th in the Sprint Medley Relay (3:30.20) and 13th in the 4x400 (3:18.39)...took seventh in the 200-meter dash with a 23.26 at the Northeastern Spring Open (3/24).

AS A FRESHMAN (2010-11)
Ran the ninth fastest indoor 400-meter time (49.60) in BC history...anchored the 10th fastest indoor 4x400-meter relay in BC history (3:19.57)...scored as part of the DMR at the ACC Indoor Championship...Athletics Director's Award for Academic Achievement.
Indoor T&F: At the ACC Championship (2/25-26), ran the second (400m) leg - 49.77 split - on the DMR that scored BC's only points at 10:03.04, led BC with a 49.92 mark in the quarter mile and anchored the 4x400-meter Relay, with a split of 50.58, that finished in 3:20.67...recorded the ninth fastest 400-meter time (49.60) and ran the anchor leg for the 10th quickest 4x400-meter Relay (3:19.57) in school history at the BU Valentine Invitational (2/12)...at the Battle of Beantown (2/4), ran a New England qualifier of 50.33 in the 400-meters, a 23.24 in the 200-meters and the anchor leg of the 4x400-meter Relay that took third in 3:22.36...led the Eagles with a 49.93 in the 400-meter race at the BU Invitational (1/28)...the BU Tri-Meet (1/20) 400-meter winner in 51.78, took fifth in the 200-meters at 22.86 and anchored the 4x400-meter Relay that took third in 3:25.54...made collegiate debut with a fifth place showing in the 500m competition at the Jay Carisella Invitational (12/4), winning his heat with a time of 1:05.94.
Outdoor T&F:Anchored the 4x100-meter relay that came around in 44.14 at the Princeton Sam Howell Invitational (4/1-2)...at the Raleigh Relays (3/25-26), handled the second leg of the 1600-meter sprint medley (3:31.81), took part in the 4x200-meter relay (1:30.57) and ran open quarter mile in 51.06.

BEFORE BC
Was a Connecticut Scholar and AP Scholar at Staples High School in Wesport, Conn...captain of the division championship track team...named to the All-Conference and All-Area teams...was also the captain of the state champion soccer team, as well as the baseball team.

PERSONAL
Born to Tracey and Mark Hennessy in Chicago, Ill. ... has one sister, Molly ... currently enrolled in the School of Arts and Sciences.

PERSONAL RECORDS (PR)
200m
22.75 - Stonehill (4/14/2012)
300m
35.82 - Harvard (12/8/2012)
400m
48.53 - ACC (4/18/2013)
500m
1:04.73 - BU (12/7/2013)

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