Kylee O'Hara
Kylee O'Hara
Height: 5-2
Year: So.
Hometown: Bainbridge, N.Y.
High School: Bainbridge-Guilford
Event(s): Distance

 

Prior to Geneseo: Ran for coach Steve Pelosi for Bainbridge-Guilford track & field ... MAC Scholar Athlete 2012-2013 in soccer and softball ... Scholar Athlete from 2012-2015 in soccer, basketball, softball and track ... received the 2015 US Army Reserve National Scholar Athlete Award ... soccer team's most improved in 2012 ... 2015 sportsmanship award for track ... high school Valedictorian ... member of the National Honor Society ... Principal's Honor Roll from 2011-2015 ... 2015 AP Scholar with honor.

Personal: Kylee Anna O'Hara was born in Johnson City, N.Y. and raised in Bainbridge, N.Y. ... parents are Beth and Kevin O'Hara ... on the pre-PA track studying mathematics with minors in physics and sociomedical sciences ... has a younger sister, Molly, and a younger brother, Garrett ... also enjoys cross country skiing, biking, hiking, swimming, playing the cello and playing the trumpet ... favorite athletic-related moment was winning the Oneonta Pit Run 10K for her age group in both 2013 and 2014 as well as making it to the outdoor state qualifier meet in the 3,000-meter run her senior year ... best advice she's received is, "You need to believe that you are a competitor in this race, because if you don't believe you can do it, then nobody else will. The truth is that you deserve to be here, so believe it" ... credits former coach Robb Munro with having the most influence over her running career because he's always believed in her ... didn't start running with a team or for a coach until her senior year of high school ... was a dancer for eight years.

Meet Results

DateMeetEventMarkPlace
Oct 14, 2017 Yellowjacket XC Invitational 6K 24:54.9 53
Sep 30, 2017 Geneseo 37th Mike Woods Invitational 6K 24:42.4 87
Sep 23, 2017 Purple Valley XC Invite 6K 26:17.8 185
Sep 16, 2017 Oswego State Invitational 5K 20:25.7 6
Sep 1, 2017 Brockport Early Season Short Course 4K 15:51.8 17
Oct 15, 2016 Canisius Alumni Classic 5K 21:16.7 25
Oct 1, 2016 Mike Woods Invite (SUNY Geneseo Invite) 6K 25:08.1 126
Sep 17, 2016 Yellowjacket Invitational 6K 26:01.3 181
Sep 10, 2016 26th Annual Oswego State Invitational 5K 22:23.0 36
Sep 2, 2016 Cardinal Early Season XC Invite 4K 17:32.0 55
Oct 17, 2015 Rowan Interregional Border Battle 6K 24:16.1 26
Oct 3, 2015 Geneseo Mike Woods Invitational 6K 24:44.2 207
Sep 26, 2015 Williams College Purple Valley Classic 6K 25:04.2 98
Sep 19, 2015 Rochester Yellowjacket XC Invitational 6K 24:47.4 84
Sep 12, 2015 25th Annual Oswego State Invitational 5K 20:32.2 29
Sep 5, 2015 Flower City Opener 4K 15:54.8 21

Top Performances

YearSport800m1500mMile5000m10,000m
2017 Outdoor 2:52.38 5:35.59 -- -- 20:52.83 42:17.08
2017 Indoor -- -- -- -- 5:58.62 19:58.90 -- --

Meet Results

DateMeetEventMarkPlace
May 5–6, 2017 SUNYAC Outdoor Track & Field Championships 10000m 43:23.13 14
Apr 22–23, 2017 Cortland Classic Invitational 10000m 42:17.08 7
Apr 14, 2017 Golden Eagle Friday Night Invite 800m 2:52.38 33
Apr 14, 2017 Golden Eagle Friday Night Invite 1500m 5:35.59 32
Apr 9, 2017 Nazareth College ROC City Track & Field Classic 5000m 22:41.82 39
Apr 2, 2017 Geneseo Early Season Invitational 5000m 20:52.83 18
Feb 18, 2017 Golden Eagle Invite 5000m 20:19.96 4
Feb 18, 2017 Golden Eagle Invite Mile 6:04.25 14
Feb 3, 2017 RIT February Invitational 5000m 19:58.90 5
Feb 3, 2017 RIT February Invitational Mile 5:58.62 11
Jan 20, 2017 Highlander Invitational Mile 6:05.07 24
Jan 20, 2017 Highlander Invitational 5000m 20:24.32 6