Courtney Dinnan
Courtney Dinnan


Hamden, Conn.

High School:
Hamden High School




Sara Leads Huskies To Seventh Place Finish At Regionals

UConn Takes 7th Place At NCAA East Regional Championships


Huskies Finish 7th At BIG EAST Championship

Lauren Sara Leads Huskies In 7th Place Finish


Huskies Finish Ahead Of Two Nationally Ranked Teams

UConn Takes Second Place At Penn State Nationals

2011-12: Cross Country: Took 5th place at the CCSU Blue Devil Invite...Placed 100th at the Roy Griak Invitational in 22:16..Finished 29th at the Penn St. Nationals in 22:21...Took 51st at the BIG EAST Championship (22:04.2)... Finished the NCAA Regionals in 22:20.6 to take 69th.

Cross Country:Placed 12th at the BIG EAST Preview, running 19:40... Ran 18:26 to place 32nd at the New England Championships... UConn's seventh finisher at the BIG EAST Championship, running 23:23... Ran 22:15 at the NCAA Northeast Regional Championships.Indoor: BIG EAST and New England Qualifier... Finished third in the mile at the New England Championships (4:50.82)... Placed 3rd at the New Balance Invite in the 5000M (17:20.33)... Finished 4th at the Penn State Nationals in the 3000m (10:01.05)... Placed 7th at the BIG EAST Championships as part of the Distance Medley (11:49.15).Outdoor: BIG EAST and ECAC Qualifier... Finished 1st at the Larry Ellis Invitational in the 1500m (4:31.18)... Finished 1st at the Dick Shea Invite in the 1500m (4:41.11).

2009-10: Cross Country: Top finisher at the Roy Griak Invitational, placing 26th (22:49)...Placed 1st at the Fairfield Invitational (18:49)...Placed 1st at the Bryant Invitational (19:06) Indoor: Placed 5th in the 5000m at the UConn Select Invite (18:09.87). Outdoor: Placed 5th in the 5,000m at the UConn Select Invite (18:09.87).

Cross Country:
Was a top runner for the Huskies... UConn's top finisher at the Ted Owens Invitational with a time of 18:34... took first place at the 5k race at Quinnipiac with a winning time of 18:55.5... was UConn's second finisher at the BIG EAST Championship. Outdoor: Finished in first place in the 5,000m run (18:02.05) at the UConn Select Invitational.

High School
Attended Hamden High School in Hamden, Conn... in cross country, was a three-time All-Southern Connecticut Conference selection... named SCC MVP two years... All-State Team member for two years... was an All-New England selection her junior year... was undefeated in all dual meets and SCC races as a junior and senior... SCC All-Academic Team member during her junior and senior years... In track and field, Dinnan was an All-SCC Quinnipiac Division team member her freshman year... a two-time All-SCC pick and went undefeated in SCC competition her junior year... earned All-State honors twice... All-New England in the 3,200 with a sixth place finish... holds school records in the 1,000m, 3,000m, 1,600m and 3,200m... was a three-time SCC All-Academic Team member for outdoor and indoor track and field... was a High Honors student as well as a National Honor Society member.

Courtney Y. Dinnan... daughter of Matt and Linda Dinnan... born Sept. 1, 1990... majoring in elementary education at UConn.