Track & Field



Irish Wrap Up First Outdoor Meet Of The Season

Sophomore Chris Giesting won the 200m dash.


Irish Track And Field Opens Outdoor Season In Houston

Notre Dame is set to compete in the 31st annual Victor Lopez Invitational.


Irish Head To Ohio Looking For BIG EAST Crowns

The two-day competition will be held at the Spire Institute in Geneva.


Four Track And Field Performers Head To Grand Valley Big Meet Friday

The foursome is prepping for next weekend's BIG EAST Championships.


Meyo Invitational This Weekend

The famous Meyo Mile is set to begin around 3 p.m. Saturday.


Victor Cruz Invitational

The two-day Victor Cruz Invitational in Houston, Texas

AS A SENIOR: Competed in seven meets during the indoor and outdoor track & field seasons ... specialized in pole vault ... finished ninth at the BIG EAST Indoor Championships ... placed fifth at the Indiana University Relays ... achieved a third place finish in first meet of season at the Notre Dame Invitational ... named a BIG EAST Academic All-Star ... selected to the Dean's List after both semesters ... was a 2012-13 Rosenthal Leadership Academy participant.

AS A JUNIOR: Competed in four meets during the outdoor seasons ... placed 10th in the pole vault at the BIG EAST Outdoor Championships ... produced two fourth-place finishes on the season ... named a BIG EAST Academic All-Star ... selected to the Dean's List after both semesters.

AS A SOPHOMORE: Competed in 13 meets during the track & field season ... participated in the pole vault ... finished 24th at the NCAA East Outdoor Regionals with a leap of 3.70 meters ... claimed second and set a career best (3.95m) at the outdoor Dave Rankin Invitational ... finished third at the outdoor Texas Roadhouse Border Battle (3.75m) ... finished second at the outdoor Indiana University Relays (3.45m) ... named to the Dean's List during the fall 2010 semester ... earned a monogram.

AS A FRESHMAN: Captured a victory in first event in an Irish uniform, claiming first at the Blue & Gold Invitational with a height of 3.40m ... placed second with a mark of 3.40m at the Notre Dame Indoor Opener ... set indoor-best for the season at the Notre Dame Invitational, eclipsing 3.70m and finishing second ... at the BIG EAST Indoor Championships, finished seventh with a height of 3.60m ... earned a share of sixth place at the Mike Poehlein Invitational, clearing 3.42m ... grabbed fourth at the Border Battle, setting a mark of 3.65m ... tied for seventh at the Dave Rankin Invitational with a height of 3.26m ... placed fourth at the Gina Relays after clearing 3.55m ... finished seventh at the BIG EAST Outdoor Championships, eclipsing 3.60m ... ended first season with an 11th-place finish at the Cardinal Classic after clearing a height of 3.51m ... named to the Dean's List after the spring 2010 semester.

HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL: Three-time All-American in indoor track ... 12' 7" personal-best pole vault ranked seventh in the nation for indoor pole vaulters ... placed sixth, fourth and fourth (pole vault) in three trips to the National Scholastic Indoor Championship ... placed sixth and fifth in two trips to the Nike Indoor Nationals ... holds New Jersey indoor record for pole vault ... first female pole vaulter at Montville Township (N.J.) ... earned seven varsity letters in indoor and outdoor track, in addition to two in tennis ... member of the National Honor Society and the French Honor Society ... born in Rockaway, N.J. ... daughter of Cathy and Joseph Finkel ... graduated from the Mendoza College of Business with a degree in finance.

Chrissy Finkel
Chrissy  Finkel


Montville, NJ

High School:
Montville Township

Pole Vault


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