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 Megan Mara
Megan Mara

Avon, Conn.

High School:
Loomis Chaffee


Pole Vault


As a Junior (2003-04)
Indoor: Cleared 11-11 ¾ at ECAC championships, the best vault of the year for the Eagles...vaulted 11-3 ¾ at New England Championships to finish sixth...ran 8.43 in the 55-meter dash at the Boston University quad meet...won pole vault at same meet... finished fourth out of 26 in pole vault at Valentine's Invitational, clearing 11-5 ¾.

As a Sophomore (2002-03)
Indoor: Tied a personal best in the pole vault, clearing the bar at 10-11 ¾ at the Harvard Dual...cleared 11-6 in the pole vault breaking teammate Saki Sugano's record of 11-4 ½ set last year.

Outdoor: Won the pole vault at the SCSU Invitational and UNH Invitational clearing 11-6 in both meets...cleared 11-9 ¾ at the Penn Relays, establishing a new school record... finished first at the Brown Invitational...turned in a fifth-place finish at the Big East Championships...grabbed fifth in the pole vault at the New England Championships clearing 11-7 ¾...broke her own record and tied Saki Sugano for the school's record at the ECAC Championships, clearing 11-11 ¾.

As a Freshman (2001-02)
Indoor: Broke the existing school pole vault record at the UNH Tri-Meet, clearing the bar at 10-11 3/4 to win the event...Saki Sugano later broke that mark at the New England Championships...finished in a tie for eighth at the Big East Championships with a vault of 10-10.

Outdoor: Captured runner-up at the Husky Open with a height of 11-0...along with Saki Sugano, established a new school record at the Dartmouth Tri-Meet, clearing the bar at 11-6 1/4...tied for seventh at the Big East Championships with a vault of 11-5 3/4... followed that up with an eighth-place finish at the New England Championships, recording a height of 11-1/4...came in a 14th-place tie at the ECAC Championships, clearing 11-1 1/4.

Before BC
New England pole vault champion her senior record-holder in pole vault... three-year member of the varsity team...also lettered in gymnastics and swimming and diving at Loomis Chaffee where she was enrolled in the honors program.

Enrolled in the College of Arts & Sciences as a mathematics major...Megan is the second of Jeannine and John Mara's three children...Megan's parents are both BC alumni...born June 10, 1983

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