Catherine Phillips

Catherine Phillips


East Islip, N.Y.

High School:
East Islip



2009-10: Competed in six events for XU in the fall. • Ran a season-best 5K at the Notre Dame Invitational where she posted a time of 19:47. • Highest showing of the season was at the Queen City Invitational where she came in 14th place. • Represented XU in the Atlantic 10 Championships.

2008-09: Did not run in any cross country varsity meets.

2007-08: Competed in four events as a sophomore, but was used most prominently in the 800-meter run, which she ran seven times. • Started off the season with her best kime, clocking a 2:22.92 in the 800 at the Findlay Oiler Invitational, earning sixth place overall. • Had six top 20 finishes. • Her time of 1:02.84 in the 400-meter event at the A-10 Outdoor Championship was the fifth-fastest time of the season. • Took seventh in the 1,500-meter run at the All-Ohio Championship with a time of 5:17.48. • Finished 22nd in both the 100 and 400-meter events at the A-10 Championship.

2006-07: Turned in a season-best performance at the Falcon Cross Country Invitational in a time of 20:31.63 • Set a new school 100-meter dash record in 13.76 at the Atlantic 10 Outdoor Championships • Received Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week honors following the event • Also hit the record-books in the 200-meter dash and 400-meter dash at the Stan Lyons Invitational and Boston-Moon Invitational in times of 27.55 and 1:01.06, respectively • Recorded four top-10 finishes in the 800-meter run throughout track season including two third place finishes at the Early Bird Relays and Oliver Nikoloff Invitational in times of 1:03.60 and 1:02.06, respectively • Ran a season-best 2:20.41 in the 800-meter run at the All-Ohio Championships.

High School: Ran personal-best times of 59.8 400 and 2:19 800 ∙ Turned in a time of 19.53 5K during her senior year ∙ Named All-County Academic during her senior year ∙ Was captain of her team as a sophomore, junior and senior ∙ Named as a scholar-athlete for four consecutive years.

Personal: Majoring in Psychology • Born Sept. 26, 1988.