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 Moira Kenny
Moira Kenny

Sherman, Conn.

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No. 26 WXC Finishes Third at ACC Championships

Liv Westphal and Jillian King finish ninth and tenth overall respectively.


XC Sweeps ACC Performer of the Week Honors

Louis Serafini and Bridget Dahlberg earned the honors for their performances at the NE Championships.


No. 21 WXC Wins the New England Championships

Bridget Dahlberg finishes second overall and records personal record.


Kenny Named ACC Women's Cross Country Performer of the Week

Eagles also jump to No. 14 in latest USTFCCCA poll.


No. 16 WXC Finishes Second in Season Opener

Moira Kenny leads the way with a team best 7th place finish.

AS A JUNIOR (2011-12)
All-ECAC 10,000m...competed at XC nationals...won first heat of New England XC Championship...Athletic Director's Award for Academic Achievement.
XC: Competed in the NCAA Championships (11/21), finishing with a time of 22:20.1...member of the second place NCAA Northeast Regional (11/12) team, running 22:54.2 over 6K...set a 6K personal record of 22:26.6 at the ACC Championship (10/30)...won the first heat of the New England Championship (10/8) in 18:41...completed the Lehigh Paul Short Run (9/30) in a time of 23:04 (6K)... ran an 18:33.72 in the UMass Invitational (9/17)...opened the season as the fourth scorer for BC, taking 15th overall in 17:49 (4.7K) at the Dartmouth Invitational (9/10).
Indoor T&F: Took third in the 3,000-meters at the URI Sorlien Women's Invitational (1/13) with a time of 10:39.79...placed fifth at the BU Multi-Team Meet (1/19) in the 3,000-meters with a time of 10:19.40...finished the 3,000-meters in 10:17.83 at the 2012BU Terrier Classic (1/27)...ran the 5,000-meters at the 2012 New Balance Collegiate Invitational (2/3-4) in the ACC Championships (2/23-25), ran the 5,000-meters in 17:29.75.
Outdoor T&F: Placed sixth in the 5,000-meters at the Raleigh Relays (3/30-31) with a time of 17:37.47...won the 5,000-meters event at the UMass Spring Meet (4/14), running a time of 18:15.31...finished fifteenth in the 10,000-meters at the ACC Outdoor Track and Field Championships (4/19-21) with a time of 36:13.85...earned All-ECAC honors with an eighth place finish in the 10,000-meters at the ECAC Championships (5/11-13), crossing the line in a time of 36:08.90.

AS A SOPHOMORE (2010-11)
ACC Academic Honor Roll...Athletics Director's Award for Academic Achievement.
XC: Finished the Mayor's Cup (10/24) in a time of 19:07, taking 54th overall ... recorded a time of 19:20 to take 19th place overall in the sub-varsity race at the New England Championship (10/9) ... finished in 24th overall at the UMass Invitational (9/18) in a time of 18:50 ... started the season with a 19:32 performance at the Boston College Invitational (9/11).
Indoor T&F: At the BU Valentine Invitational (2/12), ran the 3,000-meter race in 10:46.93...finished the BU Tri-Meet (1/20) 3,000-meter competition in 11:00.66.
Outdoor T&F: Finished the ECAC Championship (5/13-15) 10,000-meter run in 38:03.30...set a personal record in the 10,000-meter run (37:14.40) at the ACC Championship (4/21) the UMass Invitational (4/9), placed 11th in the 5,000-meter run with a time of 18:13.34...opened the season with a fourth place showing in the 10,000-meter run, crossing in 39:19.44 at the Husky Spring Open (3/19).

AS A FRESHMAN (2009-10)
XC: Concluded the season with a 25th place finish at the ECAC Championship Meet (11/21) in a time of 18:04.3 ... was the fifth-finisher for the Eagles at the New England Championships (10/10) in a time of 18:57 ... ran 18:16.74 at the Murray Keatinge Invitational (10/3) to finish in 17th overall ... took 11th place at the Dartmouth Invite (9/12) in a time of 20:54.1.
Indoor T&F: finished in seventh in the 3,000m with a time of 10:35.54 at the Rhode Island Invitational (1/23).

All-State runner all four years of high school...State Open Champion for Cross Country in her senior season...Gatorade Cross Country Player of the Year in Connecticut for Cross Country...All-American in indoor track in her junior and senior seasons.

Born August 3, 1991...enrolled in the College of Arts & Sciences...daughter of Joseph and Mary Jo Kenny...has an older brother named Patrick.

Overall PR
Overall PR
3000m 10:17.83 - BU Terrier (1/27/12) same --- ---
5000m 17:29.75 - ACC (2/23/12) same 17:37.47 - Raleigh (3/30/12) same
5K (XC)
--- --- 18:04.30 - ECAC (11/21/09) ---
10,000m --- --- 36:08.90 - ECAC (5/11/12) same
Finishes Wins: 1 Top 3: 2 Top 5: 4 Top 10: 8

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