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 Katie Ryan
Katie Ryan
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Elmira, N.Y.

High School:
Elmira Free Academy

Height:
5-6

Event:
Distance

Birthdate:
04/22/1980

Major:
Mathematics

At BC: Name tri-captain for the 2001-02 indoor and outdoor track and field seasons ... looks to get back to the NCAA Championship in the indoor 3,000-meter run, where last year she turned in a top 15 performance ... will also be a serious threat to win a conference outdoor championship in the 1,500-meter run.

2000-01 (Indoor): Qualified for the NCAA Indoor Championship in the 3,000-meter run, which she placed 11th in with a time of 9:29.12 ... placed second in the 3,000 at the ECAC Championship, turning in a time of 9:27.06 ... was a part of distance medley relay team that took home top honors at the BIG EAST Indoor Championship, finishing with a time of 9:27.06 ... turned in fourth-place result at conference championship in the 3,000-meter run with a time of 9:36.44. (Outdoor): Competed in the 4x1,500 relay at the prestigious Penn Relays, which the team finished fourth in with a time of 17:58.71 ... also was a part of 4x800 relay team that placed seventh at the BIG EAST Outdoor Championship ... placed 22nd at the ECAC Championship in the 1,500 meter run (435.50).

1999-00 (Indoor): Finished second in the New England Cup finals in the 3,000-meter run (9:52.32) ... raced in the mile at the New England Indoor Championship, placing second (4:56.22) ... placed in the mile and distance medley relay in the BIG EAST Championship. (Outdoor): Placed in the 1,500-meter run at the Duke Relays ... finished third in the 1,500-meter run at the New England Outdoor Championship, placing seventh (9:50.67) ... participated on the record holding distance medley relay team (11:37.70).

1998-99 (Indoor): Won the 3,000-meter run at Harvard, finishing with a time of 10:05.50 ... placed at the New England Cup final in the mile (5:07.47) ... competed at the New England Championship in the mile ... finished ninth in the mile (5:06.09) at the BIG EAST Indoor Championship. (Outdoor): Redshirt season.

High School: Competed for coach Brent Mitchell ... captured school records in the 800- (2:20), 1,500- (4:43) and 3,000-meter (10:08) events ... also holds school records in the two mile and distance and sprint medley relays ... served as captain of the track and field team ... named 1998 Elmira Free Academy Athlete of the Year.

Personal: Born on April 22, 1980 ... enrolled in the College of Arts & Sciences ... a member of the National Honor Society and Interact Club in high school ... Katie is the oldest of Elaine and Thomas Ryan's two children.

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