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 Megan Mara
Megan Mara
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Avon, Conn.

High School:
Loomis Chaffee

Height:
5-6

Event:
Pole Vault

Birthdate:
06/10/1983

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 year...school 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.

Personal
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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