Cross Country

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09/29/2017

Irish Lean On Experience At Joe Piane Invitational

Heffernan, Pulliam lead the way in loaded field at annual Irish invite

AWARDS AND ACCOLADES:

  • 2017 First Team All-American (Indoor Distance Medley Relay)
  • 2017 Second Team All-ACC (Indoor 800m)
  • 2017 ACC Indoor Champion (Indoor Distance Medley Relay)
  • 2017 First Team All-ACC (Indoor Distance Medley Relay)

AS A SOPHOMORE:

  • Set a PR at the ACC Indoor Championships with her time of 2:07.19 in the 800m, leading the Irish in that category.
  • Also set a PR in the mile at the Illini Classic with a time of 4:58.92 (indoor).
  • Marked an outdoor PR in the 800m with a time of 2:07.30 at the Virginia Challenge.

AS A FRESHMAN:

  • Made track debut with a second place finish in the 800m (2:13.62) at the Blue & Gold Invitational.
  • Ran season-best in the 800m at the Alex Wilson Invitational (2:10.83).

PREP AND PERSONAL:

  • Graduated from Yorktown (Virginia) High School in June 2015.
  • Four-year letterwinner in cross country, indoor track and outdoor track (12 total).
  • Broke school records in the 5K, 800 meters and mile as a junior.
  • Named first team All-Liberty Conference in cross country as a junior.
  • Placed first at 2014 Arlington County Cross Country Championships.
  • Named team MVP in cross country.
  • Regional champion in the indoor 1,000 meters.
  • Placed third in the state in the indoor 1,000 meters in 2014.
  • Named to conference, region and state first team during the 2014 indoor track season.
  • Placed first in the 1,600 meters at the 2014 VA Meet of Champions.
  • Received the Yorktown Most Outstanding Performance Award for the indoor track season.
  • As a senior, was conference champion in the 1,000m.
  • Placed third in the state in the 1,000 meters in 2015.
  • 2015 conference champion in the outdoor 800 meters.
  • Placed third at the 2015 New Balance Outdoor Nationals EE 800m.
  • Named the Female Track Athlete of the Year by Better Sports Club of Arlington.
  • Earned the Yorktown Coaches Award for cross country as a senior.
  • Named indoor and outdoor track MVP in 2015.
  • Three-time recipient of the Daughters of the American Revolution Good Citizenship Award.
  • Earned the Central Intelligence Agency Award for an Outstanding Young Scientist.
  • Daughter of Tim and Carol Hart.
  • Has a brother, Ryan, and a younger sister, Bridget.
  • Enrolled in the First Year of Studies with plans to study either science-education or Spanish.

LINK TO TFRRS PROFILE:

Kelly Hart
Kelly  Hart

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Arlington, Va.

High School:
Yorktown

Event:
Distance

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