Crusaders Women's Track & Field BIO
Alexandra Curtin
Player Profile:
Alexandra Curtin 2430647
Position: Sprints
Year: Junior
Hometown: Winchester, Mass.
High School: Winchester

2016-2017:

  • Competed in long jump, 4x 100-meter Relay, 55, 60, 100, 200-meter dashes and the 4,000-meter Distance Medley
  • Posted a career-best distance in the long jump (5.71m) at the NEICAAA Indoor Track and Field Championships, which also broke the school record of 5.67m set by Curtain herself
  • Also recorded career-best times in the 55-meter dash (7.32) at UNH vs Holy Cross (1/21), in the 60-meter dash (7.74) at the Patriot League Indoor Track & Field Championships, in the 100-meter dash (12.15) at the U Mass Minutemen Track and Field Invitational (4/15), in the 200-meter dash (25.44) at the Tiger Track Classic (4/7) and in the 4,000-meter Distance Medley (12:15.79) at the Patriot League Indoor Track & Field Championships (2/17)
  • Broke Holy Cross record in the 4 x 100-meter Relay (46.93) at the Stonehill Skyhawk Invite and finished first overall
  • Re-set the 4 x 100-meter Relay Holy Cross record (46.44) at the Patriot League Outdoor Track & Field Championships, placing third
  • Qualified for the Patriot League Indoor Track and Field Championships and finished sixth in the 4,000-meter Distance Medley (12:15.79), fifth in long jump (5.68m) and ninth in 60-meter dash (7.92).
  • Also qualified for the NEICAAA Indoor Track and Field Championships and finished second in the long jump (5.71m)
  • During the outdoor season, Curtain qualified for the Patriot League Outdoor Track & Field Championships and finished third in the 4 x 100-meter Relay (46.44), which re-set the Holy Cross record, finished fifth in the long jump (5.60m), finished fifth in the 100-meter dash (12.46)
  • Qualified for the NEICAAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships and finished seventh in the 4 x 100-meter Relay (47.04) and finished 17th in the long jump (5.34m)
  • Qualified for the IC4A/Eastern College Athletic Conference and finished seventh in the 4 x 100-meter Relay (47.04)

2015-2016:

  • Led the Crusaders in seven events including the 55m dash (7.43; New Hampshire, 1/16), 60m dash (7.89; Patriot League Indoor Championship, 2/19), 100m dash (12.16; Holy Cross Invitational, 4/24), 200m dash (25.46; Patriot League Outdoor Championship, 5/6) and a record-breaking long jump distance of 5.67m posted at the Patriot League Indoor Championship (2/19)
  • Also ran as a member of the 4x100 relay team that posted a team-best time of 47.75 at the Patriot League Outdoor Championship (5/6)

Before Holy Cross:

  • Participated in track and field for three seasons at Winchester High School under head coach Joseph Cantillon
  • Captained the team in 2014 and 2015
  • Named a Middlesex League All-Star in 2013 and 2014
  • Was the Middlesex League Champion in the long jump and 55 meter events in 2014
  • Placed fifth in the long jump and eighth in the 55 meter race at the MIAA Auerbach All-State Meet in 2014
  • Played three seasons of varsity lacrosse at Winchester High School under head coach Suzanne Ontso
  • Was a member of the team that was Middlesex League Champions and Division II North Champions in 2013 and Division I North Finalists in 2014
  • Played four seasons of varsity soccer at Winchester High School under head coach Chris Scanlon
  • Captained the team in 2014
  • Named a Middlesex League All Star and Eastern Massachusetts All Star in 2014
  • Was a member of the team that was Middlesex League Champions in 2012
  • Participated in club soccer for NEFC Metro North under co-head coaches Jessica Clinton and Scott Easthope
  • Was a member of National Honor Society and French National Honor Society as well as a recipient of Academic Honors as a senior

Personal:

  • Daughter of Jacqueline and Robert Curtin
  • Has one brother (Sam) and one sister (Hannah)
  • Her father (Robret) was the captain of the tennis team at Northeastern as a member of the Class of 1991
  • Her mother (Jacqueline) played tennis at Merrimack College as a member of the Class of 1988
  • Has not yet declared a major

Curtin's Top Performances

Event

Time/Dist.

Meet (Date)

55m

7.32

UNH vs Holy Cross (1/21/2017)

60m

7.74

Patriot League Indoor Track & Field Championships (2/17/2017)

100m

12.15

U Mass Minutemen Track and Field Invitational (4/15/2017)

200m

25.44

Tiger Track Classic (4/7/2017)

Long Jump

*5.71m

NEICAAA Indoor Track and Field Championships (2/24/2017)

*School record

 

 

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