Shannon Quinn

  • Shannon
  • Quinn

  • Event
    Mid-Distance
  • Class
    Junior
  • High School/Other
    Trinity
  • Hometown
    Camp Hill, Pa.

Updated: May 30, 2017

2017 outdoor: Competed in the 800 meters at the ACC Championships ... Also ran the 800 at a trio of meets during the regular season, clocking a lifetime-best time of 2:09.52 at the Virginia Grand Prix ... Was a member of the distance medley relay team at the Tennessee Relays, crossing the line in 11 minutes, 38.06 seconds for third place ... Made her outdoor debut at High Point's VertKlasse Meeting, competing in the 1,500-meter race.

2017 indoor: Earned a top-25 finish in the 400-meter run at the ACC Championships, finishing with a career-best time of 57.02 … Also was a member of the distance medley relay team at the ACC Championships, placing eighth overall … Competed in the 600-meter race at the Virginia Tech Challenge, finishing with a personal-best time of 1:31.53 – the sixth-fastest time in the event in program history … Ran a personal best in the 800 at the Music City Challenge, completing the race in 2 minutes, 11.19 seconds ... Also, was a member of the distance medley relay team at the Music City Challenge, finishing the race in 11:40.14 for third place ... Won the 800-meter race at the Doc Hale VT Elite Meet ... Was fifth in the 1,000 at the Hokie Invitational with a personal-best time of 2:54.75 … Came in eighth in the 1,000 at the Virginia Tech Invitational with a time of 2:55.25.

2016 outdoor: Competed at the ACC Championships in the 800 meters and 4x400 meters … Ran a season best at the Radford Invite in the 800 with a time of 2:10.45, placing second … Finished third in the 800 at the Bison Outdoor Classic.

2016 indoor: Set a personal record in the 600 meters with her 1:32.91 third-place finish … Was a member of the winning DMR team at the Camel City Invite … Ran a season best 800 meters in 3:13.88 at the ACC Championships.

High school: A two-time letterwinner in cross country for Trinity … In track, won the state championship in the 800-meter event at the PIAA Championships her senior season … Finished second in the 800 as a sophomore and junior … Was a member of Trinity's 4x800-meter state championship relay team as a junior … Named The Sentinel's Girls Track and Field MVP following her senior season ... Holds personal bests of 56.4 in the 400 meters and 2:10 in the 800 meters.

Personal: Born March 5, 1997 … Son of Thomas and Meredith Quinn … Has a younger brother and three younger sisters … Her father played football at Edinboro … Majoring in business.

Quinn's Track and Field Career Bests

Indoor Outdoor

400m - 57.02, ACC Championships (prelim, 2017)

600m - 1:31.53, VT Challenge (2017)

800m - 2:11.19, Music City Challenge (2017)

1,000m - 2:54.75, Hokie Invitational (2017)

400m - 57.51, Bison Outdoor Classic (2016)

800m - 2:09.52, Virginia Grand Prix (2017)

1,500m - 4:46.86, Highlander Invitational (2016)