Jay McKenna
Jay McKenna
Height: 6-1
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Hilliard, Ohio
High School: Hilliard Darby
Major: Mechanical Engineering

2012: Competed in five meets as a junior … finished 51st at the Keene State Alumni Invitational (9/01) in 17:44 … came fifth in the sub-varsity race at the UMass-Dartmouth Invitational (9/15) with a time of 26:37 … placed 82nd at the Purple Valley Classic (9/22) in 28:17 … came 57th in the sub-varsity 8k at NEICAAAs (10/07) with a time of 26:53.10 … finished 29th at NEWMACs (10/27) in 27:37.16 … NEWMAC Academic All-Conference.

2011: Competed in two events as a sophomore … NEWMAC Academic All-Conference … finished 12th in the Bowdoin College Invitational with a time of 27:06.80 (10/1) … finished 22nd in the NEWMAC Championship with a time of 27:25 (10/30).

2010: Competed in four meets as a freshman … finished 27th at NEWMAC Championship with a time of 27:59.34 (10/30) … factored into team scoring with 75th-place finish at Connecticut College Invitational, helping MIT place ninth in team standings (10/16) … participated in sub-varsity race at All-New England Championship.

Off the Cross Country Trail: Majoring in mechanical engineering with a minor in economics … also competes on the MIT indoor and outdoor track and field teams … member of Buckeye Bullet Race Team … held an internship at Honda Research and Development.

High School: A 2010 graduate of Hilliard Darby High School … five-time qualifier for state championship … four-time district champion … graduated fourth in class.

Personal: Son of Sandy and John McKenna.