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 Elizabeth McGuirk
Elizabeth McGuirk
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Lake Oswego, Ore.

High School:
Jesuit

Birthdate:
02/26/1990

AS A JUNIOR (2010-11)
XC: Placed third with a time of 18:32 in the Eagles sweep of the sub-varsity heat in the New England Championship (10/9) ... opened the season with a time of 18:29 at the Boston College Invitational (9/11), coming in 17th place overall.
Indoor T&F: At the ACC Championship (2/25), crushed her personal record in the the 3,000-meters, running a 10:25.33...ran the 3,000-meter race at the BU Tri-Meet (1/20) in 11:04.18.
Outdoor T&F: Set a personal record in the 1,500-meter run (4:50.55) at the Tufts Snowflake Classic (4/2)...ran a 4:52.12 in the 1,500-meter contest to open the season at the Husky Spring Open (3/19) ...recipient of the Athletic Director's Award for Academic Achievement...ACC Academic Honor Roll.

AS A SOPHOMORE (2009-10)
XC:Placed 42nd at the NCAA Regional Championship (11/14) in a time of 23:26 (6K) ... finished in 50th place at the ACC Championship Meet (10/31) in a time of 21:54.0 (6K) ... was the third-finisher for BC at the Penn State Invitational (10/16) in a time of 21:54.0 (6K) ...recipient of the Athletic Director's Award for Academic Achievement...ACC Academic Honor Roll.

AS A FRESHMAN (2008-09)
XC:While at the University of Washington, ran a 17:30 in the 5000m Cascade Conference Preview taking fourth place...Came in 21st place with a time of 21:25 in the 6000m Sundodger Invitational.

BEFORE BC
Was the Oregon 6A state champion in the 3000m as a senior, and placed 2nd in the 1500m ... runner-up at the state cross country meet as a senior, and was 5th her junior year ... first team All-State in cross country and track in her final season ... cross country team captured Oregon state title every year she was on the team ... Jesuit won state track title her senior year ... won the 2007 Adidas Classic cross country run ... won the Oregon School Activity Association Award for Senior Sportsmanship and Integrity in 2008 ... named the 2007 Nike Prefontaine Prep Long Distance Runner of the Year ... a three-time participant in the Nike Team Nationals.

PERSONAL
Born February 26, 1990...enrolled in the Lynch School of Education as a human development major...daughter of Thomas McGuirk and Susan Brim...has two younger brothers in Parker and Hunter.

PERSONAL RECORDS (PR)
1,500m
2010-11: 4:50.55 - Tufts Snowflake (4/2)
3,000m
2010-11: 10:25.33 - ACC Indoors (2/25)
5K
2010-11: 18:32 - New England Champs (10/9)
2008-09: 17:30 - Cascade Conf. Preview
6K
2009-10: 21:54 - 2x, last at ACC Championship Meet (10/31)

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