Kaitlyn McTernan
Kaitlyn McTernan
Year: Junior
Hometown: Union, N.J.
High School: Union


Cross Country - Opened the season with a 5k PR on the cross country course, timing through in 19:28.10 for 42nd overall at the Mount St. Mary's Duals ... She was 84th overall at the Patriot League Championships (6k - 23:58.70) before narrowly missing a new PR at the NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regional Championships, placing 173rd in 23:39.0 over 6k.

Indoor Track - Opened the season in the 1000m run at the Navy Lid-Lifter, placing 12th in the field with a final time of 3:19.65 ... Earned a season-best in the event at the Patriot Games, crossing in 3:07.40 for third ... Timed through in 2:28.16 in her lone 800m run at the Terrapin Invitational before closing her season in the mile run at the Camel City Invitational, placing 18th in 5:23.95.

Outdoor Track - Ran PR's in both the 800m and 1500m runs throughout the season ... Earned her career-best in the 1500m at the Navy Invitational, crossing in 4:54.12 for 10th in the field ... Followed that up with a 4:56.06 performance at the Colonial Relays ... Ran her second PR of the season at the George Mason Spring Invitational, crossing in 2:19.14 for 19th in the 800m field ... Closed the season with a 24th-place finish at the Patriot League Championships in the 800m run (2:19.27).

Cross Country - Kicked off her AU career with a 33rd overall finish, third for the Eagles, at the Mount St. Mary's Duals (9/2), navigating the 5000m course in 19:51.10 ... Was sixth for American, 138th overall, at the Princeton Invitational (10/15), timing through in 23:56.10 for her first career 6000m run ... Closed the season with a new 6000m PR at the Patriot League Championships (10/29), navigating the championship course in 23:34.30 for 60th overall, sixth for the Eagles.

Indoor Track - Focused primarily on the mile during her debut indoor season ... Opened with a season's best 5:15.80 at the Navy Lid-Lifter (12/01), finishing in ninth overall ... Also clocked a 3:04.20 finish in the 1000m run at the Patriot Games (1/28), good for 12th in the field ... Placed 14th in the mile at the Patriot League Indoor Track & Field Championships with a 5:16.11 crossing ... Closed the season with her lone 800m, taking sixth at the Last Chance Meet (2/26) in 2:24.39.

Outdoor Track - Opened the season with a pair of 1500m runs, crossing with a PR of 5:12.79 at the Maryland Invitational (3/18) ... Ran an 800m run PR at the George Mason Spring Invitational (4/8) crossing in 2:24.89 for 57th overall ... Closed the season at the Patriot League Outdoor Championships (5/5), placing tenth with the 4x800m team (9:38.75) and finishing in 30th as an individual in the 800m run (2:29.52).