UNC Track & Field Bio
 Kylie McCoy

 

Personal Records:

XC 5K - 17:12 • Mile - 5:13.77 • 3,000 - 9:49.33 • 5,000 - 16:48.98

Sophomore: Raced in two meets during the outdoor season, once in the 3,000 and once in the 5,000 • Competed in the mile and the 3,000 for the Tar Heels during the indoor campaign • Ran a collegiate-best 5:13.77 in the mile • Raced in three meets for the Tar Heels during the cross country season • Earned a 5K PR at the Notre Dame Invitational, pacing to 17:12 for a 25th-place finish.

Freshman: Transferred to UNC during her second semester therefore did not compete for the Tar Heels during the 2011 cross country season • Ran the 3,000 and the 5,000 during the indoor season • Competed in the 5,000 at the ACC Indoor Championships, racing in 16:48.98.

Prep: Named New Hampshire Runner of the Year for the 2010-11 seasons • Named to All-Northeast Team at the 2010 Footlocker Regionals • Earned all-state honors twice for cross country and was named team MVP twice • Set school records in the mile and two-mile events • Played basketball in addition to indoor and outdoor track in high school.


Personal: Double majoring in public relations and communications • Interned with STRIVE teaching children English in Peru during the summer of 2013 • Counselor for Team Prep USA during her 2012 winter break • Won the Rammy superlative for best scooter for 2012-13 • Kylie Elizabeth McCoy is the daughter of Jacqueline and Joseph McCoy • Born December 1, 1992.

 

Position: Distance
Year: Senior
Hometown: Hampton, N.H.
High School: Portsmouth Christian Academy
UNC North Carolina Track & Field


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