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 Kristen McDonagh
Kristen  McDonagh
RS Junior

Mansfield, Mass.

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Eagles Capture First in Four Events at BU Meet

BC women's track and field had a strong showing at Boston University on Thursday evening


Two Eagles Compete in Harvard Multi-Meet

Kristen McDonagh and Anna Atkinson competed in the pentathlon on Friday, Jan. 16


Westphal Breaks 5k Record at BU Invitational

The Eagles dominate with an all-around strong performance in the first indoor track meet of the season


Women's Track and Field Records Three First-Place Finishes at UConn Invitational

O'Keefe, Zeloney and Boich each earn wins in four-team meet


Huckins Scores Win at UConn Invite

Strong showing in the 1500m also highlights the day in Storrs.

Indoor T&F: finished the 60m hurdles in 9.46 at the BU Invitational (12/6)…finished 15th overall with a combined score of 2808 in the pentathlon at the Harvard Multi-Meet (1/16): ran the 60, hurdles in 9.63, posted a best of 1.60m in the high jump, threw 9.05m in the shot put, leapt 4.53m in the long jump, and completed the 800m in 2:57.80…won the high jump with a final of 1.60m and finished the 60m hurdles in 9.61 at the BU Meet (1/22)

AS A JUNIOR (2013-14)
Indoor T&F: Placed 1st with 1.55m in the high jump at the BU Season Opener (12/7)…achieved 1.70m to win the high jump at the Harvard Multi Meet (1/24), helped her to place 7th in the pentathlon overall…at the Armory Collegiate Invitational (2/7), placed 6th in the high jump with 1.66m and ran the 60-meter hurdles in 9.49…recorded a season best in the long jump with 4.93m at the Brown University Invitational (2/15)…competed at the ACC Championships (2/27), taking 4th in the high jump with 1.70m and scoring a personal best in the pentathlon with 3303 points.
Outdoor T&F: At the Raleigh Relays (3/28), placed 3rd in the high jump with 1.65m…set a personal record in the javelin throw with 30.59m at the UConn Invitational (4/5)…set a personal record in the high jump with 1.71m at the UMass Invitational (4/12)…competed at the ACC Championships (4/17), placing 3rd in the high jump with 1.70m and 11th in the pentathlon…finished 6th with 1.68m in the high jump at the Penn Relays (4/24)…competed at the New England Championships (5/8), placing 1st in the high jump with 1.67m, 2nd in the 100-meter hurdles in 14.93 and 5th in the 200-meter in 27.45…placed 11th in the high jump with 1.68m at the ECAC Championships (5/16).

AS A SOPHOMORE (2012-2013)
7th in the 60 Meter Hurdles at the Jay Carisella Invitational, 1st in the High Jump at the Jay Carisella Invitational, 6th Overall at the URI Pentathlon , Scored 3,233 points in the Pentathlon at the ACC Championship, a top ten score in team history

AS A FRESHMAN (2011-12)
Indoor T&F: At the Northeastern Jay Carisella Invitational (12/3), took third in the high jump by clearing 1.63m and finished seventh in the 55-meter hurdles with a time of 9.04, after having a preliminary time of the URI Sorlien Women's Invitational (1/13), finished fifth in the high jump with a leap of 1.5m and recorded a time of 9.85 in the 60-meter hurdles...won the high jump event by clearing 1.65m and finished seventh in the 60-meter hurdles with a time of 9.63, after having apreliminary time of 9.50,at the BU Multi-Team Meet (1/19)...placed sixth in the high jump at the 2012 BU Terrier Classic (1/27-28) by clearing a height of 1.65m...cleared 1.65m in the high jump event at the 2012 New Balance Collegiate Invitational (2/3-4) the 2012 BU Valentine Invitational (2/10-11), jumped a height of 1.58m in the high jump and ran a 9.66 in the 60-meter the ACC Championships (2/23-25), ran the 60-meter hurdles in 9.53 and jumped 1.60m in the high jump.

Decorated as the Hockomock League Most Valuable Player for indoor and outdoor track...collected a pair of Hockomock All-Star accolades, setting the conference record in the high jump for indoor and outdoor seasons...twice named to the Boston Globe and Boston Herald All-Scholastic Teams...also selected to the All-Scholastic Team by the Brockton Enterprise...earned Sun Chronicle All-Star honors for indoor and outdoor seasons as a senior...set outdoor records for Mansfield in the high jump , shuttle hurdle relay and the long jump relay, while also furthering the indoor high jump standard...two-time captain for the Hornets under coach Derek Ellis...also lettered as a fullback in soccer for MHS, earning Sun ChronicleAll-Star accolades...member of the National Honor Society...high honor roll student.

Daughter of Janet and Mike McDonagh...has an older sister, Caroline, and a younger brother, Ryan...enrolled in the Connell School of Nursing with plans to pursue a career in the medical field.

26.95 - ACC (4/18/2013)
2:30.41 - ACC (2/21/2013)
8.90 - Northeastern (12/3/2011)
9.22 - ACC (2/21/2013)
14.71 - UMass Minutemen (4/3/2015)
High Jump
1.71m - UMass (4/12/2014)
Long Jump
4.93m - Stonehill (4/25/2014)
Shot Put
9.78m - New England's (5/8/2014)
30.59m - UConn (4/5/2014)
3303 - ACC (2/27/2014)
4488 - New England's (5/9/2013)

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