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 Jack Hennessy
Jack Hennessy
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Wesport, Conn.

High School:
Staples

Height:
5-10

Event:
Sprints

Birthdate:
11/17/1991

04/06/2014

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

Anthony Bellitti and Joseph McConaughy finish third and fourth in 1,5000-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 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 Nov. 18, 1991 to Tracey and Mark Hennessy in Chicago, Ill. ... has one sister, Molly ... currently enrolled in the School of Arts and Sciences.

PERSONAL RECORDS
INDOOR OUTDOOR
Event Overall PR Season-Best Overall PR Season-Best
200m 22.86 - BU Tri (1/20/11) --- 22.75 - Stonehill (4/14/12) same
400m 49.60 - BU Valentine (2/12/11) 50.37 - BU Multi (1/19/12) 48.58 - ACC (4/20/12) same
500m 1:05.94 - NU Jay Carisella (12/4/10) 1:06.30 - NU Jay Carisella (12/3/11) --- ---
Finishes Wins: 3 Top 3: 6 Top 5: 11 Top 10: 26

PRs at STAPLES
200m: 23.5 - Conn. LL Championship
300m: 36.6 - Conn. LL Championship

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