Men's and women's squads both among top 25 in preseason for first time since 2005.
AS A JUNIOR: Competed in one meet during the cross country season ... finished 15th out of 110 runners in the JV Notre Dame Invitational 5K (18:53.9) ... competed in five meets during the indoor track & field season ... Placed 36th of 43 runners in the ACC Indoor Championships 5000m run (18:14.45) ... competed in one meet during the outdoor track & field season ... placed ninth of 13 runners in the Border Battle 5000m run (18:14.45).
AS A SOPHOMORE: Competed in two meets during the indoor track & field season ... ran the 5,000m at the Meyo Invitational ... competed in the mile at the Blue & Gold Invitational ... competed for the Irish in one meet during the cross country season ... finished sixth out of 60 runners at the season-opening Crusader Invitational (5K) in 18:20.9 ... earned a spot on the Dean's List during both semesters (Fall 2012, Spring 2013) ... named a BIG EAST Academic All-Star.
AS A FRESHMAN: Competed in the first three meets of the cross country season ... placed seventh out of 105 runners in the 5K JV race at the National Catholic Championships in 18:44.5 ... also ran at the 5K Crusader Invitational and the 5K JV race at the Notre Dame Invitational ... earned a third-place finish in the indoor mile run at the Blue & Gold Invitational, logging a time of 5:12.00 ... finished second in the 5,000m run (18:05.93) in outdoor season debut at the Mike Poehlein Invitational ... earned a spot on the Dean's List during the spring 2012 semester.
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL: Won seven letters split between track & field and cross country ... earned an additional three letters in Nordic skiing and one letter apiece in hockey and soccer at Visitation High School ... member of three Tri-Metro Conference Championship teams (one cross country, two track & field) ... two-time all-conference cross country selection, and three-time track & field honoree ... Valedictorian of senior class at Visitation High ... received Medal for Excellence in both English and Spanish ... daughter of Dan and Sheryl Moran ... has one brother, Dan, who was a 2012 graduate of Notre Dame ... father, Dan, played tennis and hockey at St. Olaf College ... enrolled in the College of Arts & Letters and is majoring in theology with a second emphasis in Arts & Letters pre-health.