McLaren and Bowens Earn Second-Place Finishes in the High and Long Jumps
2012-13 Outdoor (Freshman)
Finished eighth in the long jump with a leap of 5.69m at the ECAC Championships.
Competed in the triple jump and the long jump at the BIG EAST Championships.
2012-13 Indoor (Freshman)
Competed in the triple jump at the ECAC Championships.
A seventh place finisher in the triple jump at the BIG EAST Championships with a measurement of 12.02m. Led all Huskies, in the long jump at the BIG EAST Championships.
Placed seventh in the long jump at the New England Championships. A fourth place finisher at the New England Championships in the triple jump (11.83m).
High School: Attended Riverhead High in Riverhead, N.Y.... Captain of the track team... All-American, placing fourth in the New Balance Outdoor Nationals... Four time All-League and three time All-County... Suffolk county champion twice in the triple jump and once in the long jump... Long Island Champion in the triple and long jump... Placed fifth in New York for both events... State division one champion twice in the triple jump and once in the long jump event... 2011 All-Long Island... 2011 Suffolk Times and 2012 News Review Athlete of the year... Placed 12th in the Junior Olympics for the triple jump... Also played four years of varsity basketball.
Personal: Undecided major... Born February 11, 1994.