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    Shauna McNiff
    Shauna McNiff
    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Hingham, Mass.

    High School:
    Hingham

    Height:
    5-9

    Event:
    Distance

    Birthdate:
    10/19/1990

    04/13/2013

    National Student Athlete Day - Award #6

    Women's Cross Country - Shauna McNiff

    11/17/2012

    Women's Cross Country Captures Eighth Place at NCAA Championships

    Crevoiserat Leads Huskies to 8th Place at NCAA Championships

    11/15/2012

    Women's Cross Country Heads to First NCAA Championships

    Huskies Compete on Saturday at NCAA Championships

    11/13/2012

    Andrea Grove-McDonough Named Northeast Region Coach of the Year

    Grove-McDonough Receives Second Coaching Honor of the Year

    11/13/2012

    Huskies Move Up Two Spots In National Rankings

    UConn Women's Cross Country No. 14

    2011-12: Cross Country: Finished 3rd at the CCSU Blue Devil Invite... Took 54th at the Roy Griak Invitational with a time of 21:48...Finished 15th at Penn St. Nationals in 21:52... Ran the NCAA Regionals in a time f 22:00.8 for a 52nd place finish.

    2010-11:
    Cross Country:Placed fourth as UConn's top finisher at the BIG EAST Preview (19:17)... Placed 68th as UConn's second finisher at the Roy Griak Invitational (22:24)... Placed 19th at the New England Championships (18:10)... Placed 36th as UConn's second finisher at the BIG EAST Championships (22:33)... Placed 57th at the NCAA Northeast Regionals (21:33). Indoor: BIG EAST and ECAC Qualifier... Finished 4th at the ECAC Championships in the 1 mile (4:52.04)...Finished 10th at the BIG EAST Championships in the 3000m (9:33.90)... Took 1st at the New Balance Invite in the 3000m (9:44.76)... Part of 4x800m relay which finished first at the Penn State Nationals (8:52.35)... Placed 3rd at the Penn State Nationals in the 1 mile (4:55.88)...Finished 3rd at the Armory in the 3000m (9:53.18). Outdoor: BIG EAST and ECAC Qualifier... Finished 11th at the ECAC Championships in the 5000m (16:51.22)... Placed 9th at the BIG EAST Championships (16:46.44)... Took 3rd place at the Larry Ellis Invite in the 1500m (4:26.88)... Finished 5th in the 300m (9:48.33) at the UConn Invite.

    2009-2010: Named to the BIG EAST All-Academic Team... Cross Country: Top finisher at the NCAA Northeast Regional Championship, placing 64th... Placed 60th at the BIG EAST Championships (23:31)... Placed 66th at the Penn State National (22:52)... Placed 85th at the New England Championships (19:17)...Placed 78th at the Griak Invitational (24:25)... Placed 22nd at the Fairfield Invitational (20:07)... Placed 9th at the Bryant Invitational (20:10) Indoor: Placed 8th in the mile at the New England Championships (4:58.55)... Part of the distance medley relay team which placed 1st at the New England Championships (11:54.13) Outdoor: Placed 1st in the 5000m at the UConn Invitational (17:44.34).

    High School
    Attended Hingham High School... was a three-time DIII 1,000-meter champion... anchored the 12-time (both outdoor and indoor track) 4x800 meter relay DIII Championship team... lead Hingham to three State Championships... had an undfeated high school career... led her team to the League Championship title all four years... set school records in the 1,000-meter (12:59), mike (5:06.9), two mile, 4x800 and DMR... was a two-time cross country Boston Globe and Boston Herald All-Scholastic team member as well as a three-time Patriot Ledger All-Scholastic team member... was a member of the musical honor society (Tri-M) and was a honor roll student.

    Personal
    Shauna Katherine McNiff... a psychology major... born October 19, 1990.