Irish runners Molly Seidel and Jake Kildoo win individual crowns in their respective races.
The annual event gets underway at 3:30 p.m. at the Notre Dame Golf Course.
The Irish welcomed in Catholic schools from around the country for the 35th annual National Catholic Championships.
AS A SOPHOMORE: Competed in three meets (two JV) during the cross country season ... finished seventh in the JV race at the National Catholic Championship 5M (27:17.36) ... placed 22nd in the Crusader Invitational 4K (11:46.8).… took part in eight meets during the track season … began the year with a second-place finish in the mile at the Blue and Gold Invitational (4:21.21) … placed sixth in the event at the Simmons-Harvey Invitational (4:20.65) … placed ninth in the 3,000 meters at the Notre Dame Invitational (8:29.13) … came in 28th in the 3,000 at the Meyo Invitational (8:35.65) … took 16th in the mile at the Alex Wilson Invitational (4:16.44) … was 15th in the 1,500 meters at the ACC/Big Ten Challenge (3:55.28) … finished ninth in the 5,000 meters championship at the Gina Relays (14:35.89) … came in 10th in the 5,000 meters showcase at the Jesse Owens Track Classic (15:06.86) … earned a track monogram.
AS A FRESHMAN: Did not compete during the cross country season.
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL: Graduated from North Babylon High School (North Babylon, N.Y.) in the spring of 2013 ... 13-time letter-winner in cross country and track and field ... earned a second-place finish at the New York State Championship (All-State) ... was named runner up at the Millrose Games High School Mile with a personal best time of 4:12.3 ... junior year won the New York State Indoor 3200m Championship at Cornell University (9:08.57) ... ran at the New Balance Nationals Indoor two-mile, finishing second (9:04) ... full name is Kristopher Shawn Moran ... born in Glen Coven, N.Y. ... son of Kristopher and Gail Moran ... has one younger sister ... enrolled in the Mendoza College of Business and is majoring in Accountancy.