Laura McBride
Laura McBride
Year: So.
Hometown: North Reading, Mass.
High School: North Reading

2011: Named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll … ran a season-best time of 23:40 at the Blue Devil Invitational on Sept. 2 … also ran at the Bryant Invitational (96th, 24:49.08).

Before Holy Cross: Four-year member of the varsity cross country team at North Reading H.S. ... named Unsung Heroine in 2007 and MVP in 2009 and 2010 ... received Lawrence Eagle Tribune All-Star honorable mention in 2009 and 2010 ... also a four-year member of the indoor and outdoor track teams ... captain of both the cross country and track teams as a senior ... received the Coach’s Award for indoor track as a senior ... served as secretary of National Honor Society ... named a Lester Levey Scholar-Athlete ... received the  Excellence in U.S. History award.  

Personal: Daughter of David C. McBride and Lorraine Garrity ... father was a member of the cross country and track and field teams at Tufts ... has one sister, Caroline, who is a member of the Stonehill College cross country and track and field teams ... uncle T. Kirk McBride (class of 1975) was a member of the Holy Cross men’s hockey team...has not yet declared a major.