6K – 24:01.0 (Patriot League Championships, 2014)
2014 (Sophomore): Finished just inside the top 50 at the Salisbury Fall Classic, taking 49th in 26:12.6… Ran at both the Paul Short Run and the Princeton Invitational, recording times of 25:00.8 (292nd) and 25:10.0 (234th), respectively… Took 86th at the Patriot League Championships, crossing the finish line in 24:01.0… Ran in the final race of the season at the Mid-Atlantic Regional, taking 191st in 15:17.0.
2013 (Freshman): Made her collegiate debut at the Sea Gull Opener, taking 73rd, in 26:35.1… Finished 72nd at the Salty Dog Invitational, running the course in 24:11.8… Competed in the Patriot League Championships, recording a race time of 25:41.5 (94th)… Recorded her fastest time of the season at the Mid-Atlantic Regionals, crossing the finish line in 24:11.3 and taking 184th overall.
Before Loyola: Was co-captain of the Archbishop Spalding High School squad that won the cross country private school state championship title in 2011, as well as the IAAM conference titles in 2011 and 2012... Won the conference championship in the 4x800 indoor (2012), 4x800 outdoor (2011)... Member of the IAAM Cross Country, Indoor Track, and Outdoor Track All-Star teams... Named cross country Footlocker All-Northeast Regional Third team in 2011... Was the Anne Arundel All-County indoor and outdoor track 4x800 anchor in 2012... Qualified and ran in the indoor and outdoor New Balance Nationals (2011, 2012), Penn Relays (2011, 2012), and cross country Footlocker Regional Championships (2010, 2011).
Personal: Caitlyn Birdie McGuinness... Daughter of Barbara and Bill McGuinness... Has one brother, Connor... Was a member of the National Honor Soceity and honor roll... Graduated in the top-five percent of her class with AP scholar honors... Plans to double-major in economic and mathematics.