Gina McNamara
Gina McNamara

Class:
RS Sophomore

Hometown:
Northville, Mich.

High School:
Northville


09/01/2014

My Michigan: What Do U-M Student-Athletes Value Most?

My Michigan: What Do U-M Student-Athletes Value Most?

Last Updated:Sept. 2, 2014

At Michigan ... Academic All-Big Ten (2013) ... Member of Big Ten championship team (2012) ... Member of back-to-back NCAA Great Lakes Regional championship teams (2012, '13) ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement award winner (2012).

Junior/Sophomore (2014)... Opened the season with a 21st-place finish at the 5,000-meter Michigan Open (Aug. 29), finishing with a time of 19:16.8.

Sophomore/Freshman (2013) ... Competed at the 5,000-meter EMU Fall Classic (Oct. 25), finishing 19th in 18:38.1 ... Finished 49th (23:15.72) in the 6,000-meter open race at the NCAA Pre-Nationals (Oct. 19) ... Finished 44th (23:43.72) at the 6,000-meter Rim Rock Farm Classic (Oct. 5) ... Finished 40th (23:18.3) at the 6,000-meter Purdue Invitational (Sept. 13) ... Made her collegiate debut at the 5,000-meter Michigan Open (Aug. 30), finishing 32nd in 19:54.31.

Freshman (2012) ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement award winner ... Redshirted ... Did not compete in any meets.

Prep ... Graduated from Northville High School (2012) ... National Honors Society ... Spanish National Honors Society ... All-State Academic Athletic recipient (2010, '11) ... Kensington Lakes Activities Association Scholar Athlete (2009, '10, '11) ... Cross Country ... Four-year varsity letter-winner (2008-11) Finished fourth at the state meet in 2010 and eighth in 2011 ... Kensington Lakes Activities Association All-Conference (2008-11) ... All-Region (2009-11) ... Member of regional and conference championship team (2010, '11) ... Team captain (2011) ... Track & Field ... Varsity letter-winner (2009-12) ... Regional champion in the 800-meter run (2010) ... Conference champion in the 800-meter run (2011) ... Indoor All-State in the 800-meter run (2011) ... Indoor All-State in the 4x800-meter relay (2012) ... Kensington Lakes Activities Association All-Conference (2009-11) ... All-Region (2009-11) ... School record holder in the 4x400-meter relay (2010) ... Northville Athletic Award recipient (2009-11) ... Team captain (2011, '12).

Personal ... Enrolled in the College of Literature, Sciences and the Arts ... Undeclared major ... Daughter of Michael McNamara and Jackie Agius ... Born December 5, 1994.