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Ellen Dougherty
Ellen  Dougherty


Wading River, N.Y.

High School:


NCAA Qualifier in 1500m coming off her best outdoor track season. Perennial scorer in the Big East Championships who has consistently provided solid relay legs. Looking to make further strides on the national scene during her final year as a Wildcat.

Personal Bests:
800m: 2:09.64 - Florida Relays, 2009
1000m: 2:49.14 - Big East Championships, 2009
1500m: 4:18.66 - Swarthmore, 2009

2009 HIGHLIGHTS - INDOOR -Placed 1st in the 1000m at Gotham Cup; Finished 9th in the 800m at Penn State National; finished 5th in the 1000m at the Big East Championships; OUTDOOR - Finished 1st and 3rd in the 800m and 1500m respectively at the Danny Curran Invitational; placed 6th in the 800m in a pr of 2:09.64 at the Florida Relays; finished 1st in her 1500m heat at the Sea Ray Relays; Ran a strong leg on the 4th place 4x1500m relay at Penn Relays; Finished 5th in the Big East Championships in the 800m and 2nd on the 4x800m; Placed 3rd in Swarthmore Last Chance Invitational in a pr of 4:18.66; Finished 7th at the NCAA East Regional Meet; Placed 7th in her heat at the NCAA Championships.

Personal: One of four children of Ann and Timothy Dougherty; born 5/21/87.