Brenna  McGrath

Brenna McGrath

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Cleveland, Ohio

High School:
St. Joseph Academy

Height:
5-3


2013-14 BIG EAST All-Academic Team

2013-14: Opened the indoor season placing seventh in the 300m at the Oiler Opener with a time of 43.89 ... Placed fourth in the 400m with a time of 1:01.98 at the IPFW Invitational ... Ran a season-best 1:01.43 in the 400m at the BIG EAST Indoor Championship ... Part of the 4x400m relay team that placed eighth at the BIG EAST Indoor Championship with a time of 4:01.05 ... Ran in sprints and relays during the outdoor season ... Ran a season-best time of 26.46 in the 200m at the Redhawk Invitational ... Placed sixth in the 400m at the Miami Invitational with a time of 1:00.32 ... Placed fifth in the 4x100m relay at the BIG EAST Outdoor Championship with a time of 50.56 ... Finished sixth at the BIG EAST Outdoor Championship in the 4X400m relay, posting a time of 3:59.90.

High School: Attended Saint Joseph Academy in Cleveland, Ohio ... Awarded the All Sun in 2012 for being one of the best track and field athletes in the Cleveland area and was MVP for her high school ... Set school records in the 200m, 60m, 55m, 4x200 and the indoor and outdoor long jump ... Was a member of the indoor state championship team that won the 4x200 relay her freshman and senior year and a member of the 4x400 relay team that won her sophomore and junior year ... In Division I as a junior and senior, won the outdoor state championship in the 4x200.

Personal: Daughter of Kevin and Karen McGrath ... Siblings are Clare, who graduated from Xavier in 2012, and Conor ... Born August 27, 1994 ... Volunteers as a Sunday school teacher and with Youth Challenge program for children with special needs ... Also a member of the Emerging Leaders Initiative ... Majoring in special education.