MARK CARROLL

Head Coach of the B.A.A. High Performance Team

College: Providence CollegeMark Carroll

Hometown: Cork, Ireland

Top Honors 

  • Two-time Olympian for Ireland (2000 and 2004)
  • Irish national record holder at distances from the 3,000 meters to 10,000 meters.
  • European Champion in the 3,000 meters indoors (2000) and bronze medalist at 1998 European Championships in the 5,000 meters
  • Represented Ireland at the World Championships six times
  • Six-time All-American and NCAA national champion at 5000m indoors while competing at Providence College.
  • Coach of the Irish Olympic distance runners at the 2012 London Olympics and the 2010 European Championships in Spain.
  • Former Director of Track & Field and Cross Country at Drake University
  • Former Head Cross Country Coach at Auburn University, where he led the Tigers to four All-American finishes and six Southeastern Conference titles.

Personal Bests 

  • 1500 (Outdoors): 3:34.91 (2000)
  • 1500 (Indoors): 3:36.96 (2000)
  • Mile (Outdoors): 3:50.62 (2000)
  • Mile (Indoors): 3:54.5 (2001)
  • 3000 (Outdoors): 7:30.36 (1999)
  • 3000 (Indoors): 7:44.73 (1999)
  • 5000 (Outdoors): 13:03.93 (1998)
  • 5000 (Indoors): 13:31.93 (1999)
  • 10,000m (Outdoors): 27:46.82 (2000)
  • 5K Road: 13:58 (2009)
  • 10K Road: 28:30 (2006)
  • Half Marathon: 1:02:36 (2005)
  • Marathon: 2:10:54 (2002)

 

MORGAN UCENY

Assistant Coach & Strength and Conditioning Coach of the B.A.A. High Performance Team

College: Cornell UniversityMorgan Uceny

Hometown: Plymouth, Indiana

Top Honors 

  • 2012 Olympian for Team USA at 1500 meters
  • Ranked No. 1 in the world at 1500m in 2011 by Track & Field News (first American to be ranked No. 1 since 1985)
  • 3-time USATF National Champion at 1500m (2010 indoors, 2011 and 2012 outdoors)
  • 2012 Olympic Trials Champion at 1500m
  • 10th place finish at the 2011 IAAF World Championships 1500m
  • 2011 Diamond League winner in the 1500m
  • Represented Team USA at the 2007 Pan-Am Games and the 2011 World Championships
  • 3-time B.A.A. Invitational Mile champion (2010, 2012, 2014)
  • 4-time NCAA All-American and 10-time Ivy League Heps Champion while at Cornell University

Personal Bests 

  • 800m (Outdoors): 1:58.37 (2011)
  • 800m (Indoors): 1:59.97 (2011)
  • 1000m (Outdoors): 2:37.61 (2013)
  • 1000m (Indoors): 2:38.44 (2012)
  • 1500m (Outdoors): 4:00.06 (2011)
  • 1500m (Indoors): 4:05.35 (2011)
  • Mile (Outdoors): 4:29.61 (2014)
  • Mile (Indoors): 4:27.99 (2011)
  • Mile (Roads): 4:22 (2014)
  • 3000 (Indoors): 9:04.87 (2016)
  • 5K (Roads): 15:52 (2015)

 

MICHAEL MCGRANE

Head Coach for the B.A.A. Running Club and Racing Teams

College: Loras CollegeMichael McGrane

Hometown: Manchester, Iowa

Top Achievements

  • All-Conference Honors in X-C and T&F (5k/10K)
  • Head Coach at Lasell University for Men’s and Women’s X-C and T&F
  • USATF Level 1 Coaching Certification
  • USATF Cross Country Specialist Certification
  • USTFCCCA Sprint, Hurdles and Relay Certification
  • USTFCCCA Strength & Conditioning Certification

Personal Bests 

  • 5k - 15:32
  • 8k – 25:25
  • 10k – 32:03
  • Half Marathon – 1:11:01
  • Marathon – 2:30:38