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Mary Kathryn Knott
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Mary Kathryn Knott

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Hometown Duluth, Ga.
Last School Peachtree Ridge
Year Sophomore
Event Distance
Mary Kathryn Knott

Biography

2019 Track:
Indoor: Helped lead the Georgia Tech DMR group to a second place finish (12:11.18) at the Vanderbilt Invitational… set a PR in the 1000m with a time of 3:09.45 at the Clemson Orange & Purple Elite… recorded a personal-best mile turning in a time of 5:13.30 at the Power Five Invitational… earned a PR running the 3K in 10:11.80 at the Music City Challenge. Outdoor: Finished in the top 10 in the 1500m with a PR of 4:42.67 at the Torrin Lawrence Memorial… finished fifth in the 1500m (4:44.89) at the Tiger Track Classic… earned a PR and top-10 finish win the 2000m steeplechase (7:19.71) at the Yellow Jacket Invitational… set a PR turning in a time of 11:18.81 in the 3000m steeplechase at the Florida Relays… competed in the 10,000m at the ACC Championships turning in a PR time of 37:47.20… set a 5K PR (17:30.70) at the Georgia Tech Invitational.

2018 Cross Country: 
Named ACC Freshman of the Week (Sept. 12) … helped lead Georgia Tech to the 2018 NCAA Cross Country Championship for the first time since 2001, finishing with a 6K time of 21:50.0… finished ninth at the Georgia Bulldog Invitational with a 5.5K PR time of 21:19.9… set a 6K PR with a time of 21:36.4 at the Penn State Nationals Open… ran a 5K PR time of 18:20.8 at the Coast-to-Coast Battle in Beantown… competed in the ACC Championships, finishing with a 6K time of 22:08.1.

Personal:
Enjoys reading, hiking, watching movies/Netflix and cooking… Chose Tech for the academics, cross country and track team and the location/opportunities… Majoring in biomedical engineering.

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