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 Kaitlyn Cooney
Kaitlyn Cooney
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Wyckoff, N.J.

High School:
Immaculate Heart Academy

Birthdate:
08/13/1990

AS A JUNIOR (2010-11)
XC: Set a personal record of 21:56.6 (6K) at the ACC Championship (10/30), finishing in 51st overall...crossed the line in 18:38 (5th overall) as part of a sub-varsity sweep at the New England Championship (10/9) ... made collegiate cross country debut by coming in 16th overall at the Boston College Invite (9/11), crossing the line in 18:28...Athletic Director's Award for Academic Achievement.
T&F: Did not compete in any meets.

AS A SOPHOMORE (2009-10)
Indoor T&F: placed 15th at the ACC Championship, running the mile in time of 5:03.55...lowered her mile PR time to 4:59.00 at the Husky Winter Carnival...turned in a personal record mile time of 5:03.23 at the BU Terrier Invitational (1/29-30)...ran the 1,000m in 2:59.50 at the Rhode Island Invitational (1/23)...won the mile in 5:09.51 at the Jay Carisella Invitational (12/5).
Outdoor T&F: at the New England Championship (5/8), posted a personal record time of 4:34.92 in the 1,500m...posted a personal record of 2:15.00 in the UMass Invitational 800m competition...ran the 1,500m in 4:41.65 and the 800m in 2:20.15 at the Stanford Invitational (3/26-27).

AS A FRESHMAN (2008-09)
XC: Did not compete in any meets.
Indoor T&F: Ran a 2:13.64 in the 800m run at the New England Championships...won the 800m run at the Northeastern Winter Carnival (2:21.43).
Outdoor T&F: 14th in the 800m run at the New England Championships (2:14.33)...third in the 1500m run at the Stonehill Invitational (4:41.38)...third in the 1500m run at the Stanford Invitational (4:35.37).

BEFORE BC
First-team all-county in the 1000m, 4x400m relay, and 4x800m relay ... second-team all-county in the 800m and 1600m ... helped team to a sixth-place finish in the distance medley relay at the Penn Relays with a time of 11:55 ... also starred in soccer where she was a first-team all-league and second-team all-county selection ... led Immaculate Heart to the state title game as a junior ... member of the National Honor Society, National Art Honor Society, and the National Society of High School Scholars ... was also the president of Students Against Drinking and Driving.

PERSONAL
Born August 13, 1990 ... enrolled as a nursing major in the Connell School of Nursing ... the youngest of Donna and John Cooney's four children.

PERSONAL RECORDS (PR)
800m
2009-10: 2:15.00 - UMass Invite
2008-09: 2:13.64 - New Englands
1500m
2009-10: 4:34.92 - New Englands
2008-09: 4:35.37
Mile
2009-10: 4:59.00 - Husky Winter Carnival
5K
2010-11: 18:28 - BC Invite (9/11)
6K
2010-11: 21:56.6 - ACCs (10/30)

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