Women place three runners inside top 50
Pitt competes in its only race in Pittsburgh this year.
23 student-athletes will run at St. Vincent on Saturday
Pitt women place fourth at Penn State to finish in front of #20 WVU
There will be four ranked women's teams and two on the men's side at the Harry Groves Spiked Shoe Invitational, hosted by Penn State.
2015: Placed 32nd overall at the Duquesne Duals with a time of 20:12.0 ... Led Pitt as she placed third overall at the St. Vincent Invitational with a time of 18:58.6 ... Placed seventh at the CMU Invitational with a final time of 18:53.2 ... Placed at the Princeton Invitational with a final time of 22:44.7 ... Placed with a final time of 22:43.4 at the ACC Cross Country Championships.
2014: Placed seventh in the 5K with a time of 20:40.5 at the Father Bede Invite ... Had her best performance of the season at the CMU Invitational 5K in 19:42.7, which was 26th place ... Took third at the ECAC Coaches' Race 5K in a time of 20:04.9.
2013: Placed 19th in the 5K with a time of 19:31.2 at the Duquesne Duals ... Ran the 6K in 22:51 and placed 30th at the Spike Shoe Invite ... Placed 158th in the 5K with a time of 20:01.7 at the Notre Dame Invite ... Ran the 6K in 23:32.41 and placed 59th at Pre-Nationals ... Placed 130th with a time of 23:53.6 in the 6K at ACC Championships ... Ran the 5K in 19:34.8 and placed 47th at ECAC Championships.
HIGH SCHOOL: Ran cross country, indoor track, and outdoor track all four years ... Three out of her four years she placed in sectionals for cross country, indoor track, and outdoor track ... Her sophomore year she placed first in the Stoneybrook Invite ... She was a fourth place state qualifier for indoor track her junior year and placed eighth at the New Balance Nationals ... Her senior year she placed eighth at the Mcquaid Invite, placed 26th at the Footlocker, NE Regionals, and was a third place state qualifier in the 1000 meter for indoor track ... O'Neill also participated in National Honors Society, was an AP scholar with honors, and was a scholar athlete all four years of varsity sports.
PERSONAL: Daughter of Shirley and Dennis O'Neill ... Has an older sister, Katie, and a younger brother, Connor ... She played trumpet for nine years ... Participated in the making strides against breat cancer walk in Rochester, NY for the last four years ... Majoring in ecology.
PITT STUDENT-ATHLETES SET TO PARTICIPATE IN COACH FOR COLLEGE PROGRAM
Four Pitt Teams Earn APR Public Recognition Awards from NCAA
Pitt Cross Country Earns USTFCCCA All-Academic Accolades
Four Panthers Earn ACC Cross Country All-Academic Honors
Schriever, Forys Named First National Bank Athletes of the Week
Pitt's Schriever Completes NCAA Championship