Crusaders Women's Track & Field BIO
Stefanie McArdle
Player Profile:
Stefanie McArdle 2289957
Position: Long Sprints
Year: Senior
Hometown: South Glastonbury, Conn.
High School: Glastonbury

2016-2017:

  • Competed in the 200, 400, 500-meter dashes and the 4 x 400-meter Relay
  • Posted career-best time for the 200-meter dash (26.45) at the Tiger Track Classic and the 400-meter dash (57.95) at the Holy Cross Invitational (4/22)
  • Placed third in the 4 x 400-meter Relay (4:04.41) at the URI Coaches Tribute Invitational
  • Finished 12 in the 400-meter dash (58.89) at the Patriot League Indoor Track & Field Championships
  • Placed 11th in the 4 x 400-meter Relay (3:59.81) at the NEICAAA Indoor Track and Field Championships (2/24)
  • Finished third in the 400-meter dash (59.08) at the U Mass Minutemen Invitational (4/15)
  • Named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll

2015-2016:

  • Competed in the 60 and 200-meter dashes, as well as the 400, 500 and 600-meter runs
  • Posted career-best times in the 60m (8.30) and in the 200m (26.87) at the Yale Invitational (1/9) and in the 400m (58.13) at the Scarlet and White Invitational (2/6)
  • Recorded season-best times in the 500m (1:19.64) at the Joe Donahue Games (1/22) and in the 600m (1:40.39) at the UMass Boston Indoor Open (12/5
  • Competed as a member of the 4x400m relay team that notched a team-best time of 3:52.40 at the Patriot League Outdoor Championship (5/6)
  • Named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll

2014-2015: 

  • Competed in the 60, 200 and 400-meter dashes
  • Also competed on the 4x100 and 4x400-meter relay teams
  • Ran season-best times in the 60 (8.36) and the 200 (26.95) at the UMass Boston Indoor Opener and in the 400 (58.95) at the New England Indoor Championship. 

Before Holy Cross:

  • Three-year member of the varsity outdoor track team at Glastonbury High School
  • 2014 team captain
  • Earned All-Conference Honors in 2012, 2013 and 2014
  • Earned All-State honors in 2013 and 2014
  • Earned All-New England honors in 2014
  • Team won the Central Connecticut Conference North championship in 2012, 2013 and 2014
  • Two-year member of the varsity indoor track team
  • Captain for the 2013-2014 season
  • Earned All-Conference and All-State honors in 2013 and 2014
  • Team won Central Connecticut Conference championship in 2013
  • Member of National Honor Society, Foreign Language Honor Society and Science Honor Society.

Personal:

  • Daughter of John and Melissa McArdle
  • Has one brother (John) and one sister (Allison).

McArdle's Top Performances

Event

Time

Meet (Date)

60m

8.30

Yale Invitational (1/9/2016)

200m

26.45

Tiger Track Classic (4/7/2017)

400m

57.95

Holy Cross Invitational (4/22/2017)

500m

1:19.64

Joe Donahue Games (1/22/2016)

600m

1:40.39

UMass Boston Indoor Open (12/5/2015)

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