Mary Grace Pellegrini
Mary Grace Pellegrini


Louisville, Ky.

High School:
duPont Manual


U-M Takes 15th for Best NCAA Championships Finish Since 2006

Women's Cross Country Takes 15th at NCAA Championships


Tauro's Win Anchors Wolverines to NCAA Regional Title

Tauro's Win Anchors Women's Cross Country to NCAA Regional Title


Toeing the Line #7: Great Lakes Regional Title on the Line Saturday

Toeing the Line #7: Great Lakes Regional Title on the Line Saturday


Four All-Conference Performances Place Wolverines Second at Big Tens

Four Top-15 Runs Place Women's Cross Country Second at Big Tens


Assembling a Nine-Piece Puzzle

Assembling a Nine-Piece Puzzle

Senior (2011) ... Earned Academic All-Big Ten honors ... Capped her career with a 206th-place finish at the NCAA Championships (Nov. 21) in a time of 21:56.3 ... Helped Michigan win the NCAA Great Lakes Regional (Nov. 12), placing 40th in 21:37.2 ... Finished 31st at the Big Ten Championships (Oct. 30) in a personal-best 6,000-meter time of 21:03 ... Finished 118th at NCAA Pre-Nationals (Oct. 16) in a time of 22:47 ... Claimed the 58th spot at the Greater Louisville Classic (Oct. 1) with a 5,000-meter time of 18:07.13 ... Clocked a personal-best 6,000-metertime of 21:12at theIllinois Orange & Blue Preview (Sept. 16) to finish fifth ... Finished the 5,000-meter Michigan Open (Sept. 2) in sixth place after recording a time of 18:44.62.

Junior (2010)...
Concluded the season in 202nd place (22:16.3) at the NCAA Championships (Nov. 22) ... Placed 55th with a time of 21:53.80 at the NCAA Great Lakes Regional (Nov. 13) ... Finished 44th at Big Ten Championships (Oct. 31), posting a time of 21:24.8 ... Claimed the 192nd spot (22:38.1) in the NCAA Pre-Nationals (Oct.16) ... Clocked a personal-best time of 21:17.8 en route 52nd place at the Wisconsin Adidas Invitational (Oct.2) ... Placed 32nd in the Spartan Invitational (Sept. 17) with a time of 22:24 ... Took eighth place (18:24.24) at the Michigan Open (Sept. 3).

Sophomore (2009)... Academic All-Big Ten Conference ... Finished 252nd (24:55.1) at the NCAA Championships (Nov. 23) ... Won the Toledo Rocket Open (Nov. 6), clocking time of 17:43 ... Claimed 73rd place at the Big Ten Championships (Nov. 1) with a time of 22:39 ... Clocked 18:30 en route to eighth place at the EMU Fall Classic (Oct. 23) ... Finished 85th with a time of 18:50.4 at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational (Oct. 3) ... Claimed 24th place at the Spartan Invitational (Sept. 18) with a time of 22:36 ... Kicked off the season with an eighth-place effort (18:47.9) at the Michigan Open (Sept. 4).

Freshman (2008) ... Finished second (18:18) at the EMU Classic (Oct. 24) ... Took 49th (22:42.2) in the open race at NCAA Pre-Nationals (Oct. 18) ... Finished 114th (18:15) at the Notre Dame Invitational (Oct. 3) ... Finished 21st (18:59) at the Detroit Titan Invitational (Sept. 6) ... Made her collegiate debut in the Michigan Open (Aug. 29), finishing sixth (19:18), running unattached.

Prep... Graduated from duPont Manual High School (2008) ... National Honors Society ... Co-Valedictorian ... Regional champion in 3,200m (2005-08) ... Regional champion in 1,600m (2005, 2007-08) ... State champion in 1,600m and 3,200m (2007) ... Kentucky Gatorade Female Track Athlete of the Year (2007) ... Kentucky TrackXC Female Distance Runner of the Year (2007) ... State runner-up in 1,600m (2005, 2008) ... Runner-up in 5K at Nike Indoor Nationals (2008) ... All-American (2008) ... First team all-state (2005-08) ... Academic all-state (2005-08).

Personal... Enrolled in the College of Literature, Sciences and the Arts ... Born on September 13, 1989 ... Daughter of Adrian and Katherine Pellegrini.