Kelly McShea
Kelly McShea

Class:
RS Sophomore

Hometown:
Lisle, Ill.

High School:
St. Francis

Height:
5-9

Birthdate:
09/19/1992

11/09/2012

Women Finish in Top-10; Brewer Earns All-Region Honors

Thats the first top-10 finish for the Redbird women since 2003.

11/08/2012

Redbird Cross Country Ready for NCAA Midwest Regional

A total of 604 student-athletes will attempt to advance to nationals in Louisville, Ky.

10/27/2012

Women Repeat as Valley Cross Country Champions

It was the first time since 1984 that the Redbirds successfully defended their title

10/25/2012

Redbirds Set to Host Valley Cross Country Championships

It will be 11 years to the day since Illinois State hosted its last cross country championship

10/23/2012

Women Tabbed to Repeat as Cross Country Champions

The women were the preseason favorite to win conference

10/27/2012

2012 Valley Cross Country Championships

Oct. 27, 2012 on the Weibring Golf Course

09/14/2012

Illinois Intercollegiate

Weibring Golf Club Held the Illinois Intercollegiate

2012

Ran in six events as a freshman, including the Midwest Regional...Earned All-Conference honors for the season...Opened up the year with a seventh-place 4K time of 14:59 at the Illini Challenge...Notched a 5K time of 18:06 at the Illinois Intercollegiate to finish in 17th...Grabbed another top-20 finish at the Bradley Classic with a 6K time of 21:36...Posted a 17:53 5K to finish eighth at the Missouri Valley Conference Championships, helping the team to a conference championship...Concluded the season with a 6K time of 21:58 at the Midwest Regional to finish 48th.

PRIOR TO ISU

St. Francis High School: (Cross Country): Four-year letter winner ... three-time all-conference selection ... ran a 17:23 to a fifth-place finish at the Illinois State Meet, earning all-state honors ... voted MVP by peers junior and senior seasons ... state participant freshman year. (Track): Placed seventh in the 1,600-meter run at the Illinois State Meet with a time of 5:10 her junior season ... all-state participant in the 3,200-meter and 1,600-meter runs sophomore year ... all-conference selection ... two-time MVP as voted on by her peers ... earned the title of Athlete of the Year at St. Francis.

Personal: Born 9/19/1992 ... daughter of Bill and Eileen McShea ... siblings are Erin, Kevin, Meghan and Colleen... plans to major in elementary education.