Margaret Connelly
Margaret Connelly
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Chicago, IL
High School: Fenwick
Position: Distance

At Brown: Earned First Team All-Ivy cross country honors after earning fifth place at the 2010 Ivy League Heptagonal Championships with a 17:29.5 ... Had the fastest time any Brown runner has ever posted at Van Cortlandt Park ... Earned Second Team All-Ivy Cross Country Honors in 2011 after finishing in  10th place with a 22:30.3 ...  ... Best Female Rookie Player.

Before Brown: A four-year letterwinner on Fenwick High School's cross country/track & field team ... Boasted the second-fastest mile time in the state of Illinois during the 2010 indoor season ... Placed 10th at the 2010 state track meet in the 3,2000m run ... Placed 39th in the 2009 Illinois state cross country meet ... In cross country, Connelly was a captain both her junior and senior years, and was a conference champion and Most Valuable Player in both 2007 & 2008 ... Also earned All-Conference, regional, and sectional honors and was a three-time state-qualifier (2007-2009) ... Has school records in the 1,600 and 3,200m ... Was a member of the National Honor Society, earned First Honors and was a Presidential and State Scholar.

Personal: Margaret is the daughter of Francis & Margie Connelly ... Has two brothers, Paul & Matthias, and one sister, Mary Kate.

Personal Records
5k (Cross Country) - 17:31
5k (Track) - 16:31
3k Track - 9:44

Cross Country Heps Place:
2010: 20th
2011: 14th

Cross Country Region Place:
2010: 41st
2011: 15th