B.A.A. Racing Team

B.A.A. Racing Team

 

ABOUT THE RACING TEAM

The B.A.A. Racing Team represents top regional runners and U.S. Olympic Trials qualifiers who seek to achieve success while balancing work, graduate studies and/or family life. The Racing Team often competes at national and regional club championships, and is coached by Michael McGrane.

QUALIFYING STANDARDS

The B.A.A. Racing Team program has the following performance qualifying standards to be considered for the team and the benefits program. The athlete performances are reviewed annually. Recent performances are part of the consideration for the Racing Team athlete benefit offering.  

TRACK MEN WOMEN
800m 1:52 2:10
1,500m 3:55 4:30
Mile 4:10 4:45
3,000m 8:20 9:35
5,000m 14:30 16:40
10,000m 30:00 34:30

 

ROAD MEN WOMEN
5K 14:45 16:50
10K 30:45 35:00
Half Marathon 1:08:00 1:17:30
Marathon 2:21:00 2:45:00
Learn about the Racing Team members

Monica Adler 

College: Boston University 
Hometown: Beverly, MA 
Residence: Beverly, MA 
Personal Bests: 
Indoor Mile: 4:34 | 3000m: 9:10 | 5000m: 16:10 
Favorite place to run around New England: Charles River esplanade
Favorite Race Distance: The Mile
B.A.A. Team Member Since: 2019

Christopher Allen 

College: Harvard University 
Hometown: Norfolk, MA 
Residence: Norfolk, MA 
Personal Bests: 
Indoor Mile: 4:14 | 5000m: 14:26 | 10K: 29:54 | Half Marathon: 1:06:37 | Marathon: 2:23:48 
Favorite place to run around New England: Trails in Lincoln and Concord 
Favorite Race Distance: Half Marathon 
B.A.A. Team Member Since: 2016 

Eric Ashe 

College: Boston University 
Hometown: Hanson, MA 
Residence: Natick, MA 
Personal Bests: 
Mile: 4:03 | 3000m: 8:04 | 3000m Steeplechase: 8:40 | Half Marathon: 1:03:33 | Marathon: 2:17:06 
Favorite place to run around New England: Commonwealth Ave 
Favorite race distance: I like to mix it up! 
B.A.A. Team Member Since: 2011 

Matthew Baron 

College: Carnegie Mellon University 
Hometown: Toledo, OH 
Residence: Cambridge, MA 
Personal Bests: 
800m: 1:59.8 | Mile: 4:09.6 | 5K: 15:16 | 10K: 31:56 
Favorite place to run around New England: Boston – any hill I can find 
Favorite race distance: 1500m/Mile 
B.A.A. Team Member Since: 2018

Social Media: Instagram - @matthewcbaron Twitter: @mbaron

 

Nicole Borofski 

College: Stonehill College 
Hometown: Plymouth, MA 
Residence: Revere, MA 
Personal Bests: 
Indoor Mile: 4:47 | Indoor 3000m: 9:41 | 800m: 2:13 | 1500m: 4:26 | 3000m Steeplechase: 10:09 | 5000m: 16:55 | 10K: 38:22 
Favorite place to run around New England: Charles River or the Comm Ave stretch of the Boston Marathon 
Favorite race distance: 3000m Steeplechase 
B.A.A. Team Member Since: 2018 

Alex Cameron 

College: Miami University (Ohio) 
Hometown: Atlanta, GA 
Residence: Somerville, MA 
Personal Bests: 
Indoor Mile: 4:59| Indoor 3000m: 10:22 | 800m: 2:16 | 1500m: 4:36 | 5000m: 17:54 | 10k: 41:38 
Favorite place to run around New England: Charles River Esplanade, Boston 
Favorite Race Distance: Mile 
B.A.A. Team Member Since: 2018 

Heather Cappello 

College: Providence College 
Hometown: Pendleton, NY 
Residence: Arlington, MA 
Personal Bests: 
Indoor Mile: 4:46 | Indoor 3000m: 9:22 | Indoor 5000m: 16:34 | 10K: 33:32 | 15K: 50:55 | 10 Miles: 54:40 | 20K: 1:10:19 | 25K: 1:28:07 | Half Marathon: 1:13:07 | Marathon: 2:40:58 
Favorite place to run around New England: Minuteman Bike Trail 
Favorite Race Distance: Half Marathon 
B.A.A. Team Member Since: 2003 

Caili Colquitt

College: The Citadel, The Military College of SC
Hometown: Charleston, SC
Residence: Boston, MA 
Personal Bests: 
Road 10K: 37:06 | Road Marathon: 2:44:14 
Favorite place to run around New England: The Charles River
Favorite Race Distance: Marathon
B.A.A. Team Member Since: 2020

Social Media: Instagram - @cailrunsinthesun 

Rachel Coogan 

College: Wellesley College 
Hometown: Somerset, MA 
Residence: Providence, RI 
Personal Bests: 
5K: 17:40 | 10K: 38:23 | 15K: 55:08 | Half Marathon: 1:17:39 | Marathon: 2:44:01 
Favorite place to run around New England: The Charles River 
Favorite race distance: Marathon 
B.A.A. Team Member Since: 2015 

Brenna Detra 

College: University of Wisconsin 
Hometown: Peoria, IL 
Residence: Somerville, MA 
Personal Bests: 
800m: 2:03.95 | Indoor 800m: 2:06.01 | Indoor Mile: 4:57.82 | 400m: 55.27 | 400m Hurdles: 57.42 | 500m: 1:14.59 | 600m: 1:30.12 
Favorite place to run around New England: Minute Man Bike Path 
Favorite Race Distance: 600m indoor/ 800 outdoor 
B.A.A. Team Member Since: 2018 

Katie Edwards 

College: University of Minnesota 
Hometown: White Bear Lake, MN 
Residence: Cambridge, MA 
Personal Bests: 
Indoor Mile: 4:50 | Indoor 3000m: 9:37.16 | 3000m Steeplechase: 10:14.07 | Half Marathon: 1:17:55 | Marathon: 2:44:52 
Favorite place to run around New England: Charles River in Boston 
Favorite Race Distance: Half Marathon 
B.A.A. Team Member Since: 2016 

Alex Fitzgerald 

College: Lehigh University 
Hometown: East Setauket, NY 
Residence: Cambridge, MA 
Personal Bests: 
Indoor Mile: 4:16 | Indoor 3000m: 8:28 | 5000m: 14:29 | 10,000m: 30:17 
Favorite place to run around New England: Middlesex Fells Reservation and the Mystic Lakes 
Favorite race distance: 10,000m 
B.A.A. Team Member Since: 2018 

Evan Gates 

College: Carnegie Mellon University 
Hometown: Pittsburgh, PA
Residence: Cambridge, MA 
Personal Bests: 
8k: 24:56 | 10k: 31:22 | 10 Mile: 51:30 | Half Marathon: 66:12 | Marathon: 2:39:17
Favorite place to run around New England: The Charles River
Favorite race distance: Half Marathon
B.A.A. Team Member Since: 2020 

Allie Hackett 

College: Abilene Christian University 
Hometown: Cranston, RI 
Residence: Boston, MA 
Personal Bests: 
Indoor Mile: 4:46.54 | Indoor 3000m: 9:33.83 | Indoor 5000m: 16:10.65 | 5,000m: 16:03.83 | 10,000m: 33:43.02 | 10 Mile: 57:56 | 6K Cross Country: 19:50.2 | Half Marathon: 1:16:03 | Marathon: 2:42:48 
Favorite place to run around New England: East Bay Bike Path in Providence, RI 
Favorite race distance: 10K 
B.A.A. Team Member Since: 2018 

Michaela Hackett 

College: Abilene Christian University 
Hometown: Cranston, RI 
Residence: Boston, MA 
Personal Bests: 
Indoor 3,000m: 9:30 | Indoor 5,000m: 16:15 | 5,000m: 16:30 | 10,000m: 33:50 | 10 Mile: 59:45 | Half Marathon: 1:17:27 | Marathon: 2:44:07 | 6K Cross Country: 19:47 
Favorite place to run around New England: East Bay Bike Path in Providence, RI 
Favorite race distance: 10k 
B.A.A. Team Member Since: 2018 

Brian Harvey 

College: Carnegie Mellon University 
Hometown: Ellicott City, MD 
Residence: Cambridge, MA 
Personal Bests: 
1500m: 3:45.59 | 3000m: 7:59.76 | 5000m: 14:10.67 | 5K: 14:00 | 10,000m: 29:39.78 | 10K: 29:50 | 15K: 46:16 | Half Marathon: 1:04:44 | Marathon: 2:17:05 
Favorite place to run around New England: Along the Emerald Necklace to Jamaica Pond and the Arnold Arboretum 
Favorite race distance: Marathon 
B.A.A. Team Member Since: 2009 

Rachel Hyland 

College: Williams College 
Hometown: Palo Alto, CA 
Residence: Somerville, MA 
Personal Bests: 
1500m: 4:42 | Mile: 4:55.4 | Indoor 3000m: 9:40.56 | 3000m: 9:46.7 | Indoor 5000m: 16:33.2 | 5K: 16:43.4 | 10K: 34:20.0 | Half Marathon: 1:16:44 | Marathon: 2:37:22 
Favorite place to run around New England: The river with friends, or trails in Andover 
Favorite race distance: Marathon 
B.A.A. Team Member Since: 2011 

Kevin Kelly 

College: Drake University 
Hometown: Kilcock, Ireland 
Residence: Boston, MA 
Personal Bests: 
1500m: 3:43.54 | Indoor 1000m: 2:25.45 | Indoor Mile: 4:01.47 | Indoor 3000m: 8:14.59 | 5K: 14:19 | 10K: 31:10 
Favorite place to run around New England: The Boston Marathon course 
Favorite race distance: 1500m/Mile 
B.A.A. Team Member Since: 2020 

Billy Looney 

College: Harvard University 
Hometown: Mansfield, MA 
Residence: Boston, MA 
Personal Bests: 
Indoor 800m: 1:49.87 | Indoor 1000m: 2:23.66 | Indoor Mile: 4:06.89 | 800m: 1:49.68 | 5K: 15:31 
Favorite place to run around New England: Minute Man National Historical Park 
Favorite race distance: 800m 
B.A.A. Team Member Since: 2017

Tim McGowen 

College: Penn State University 
Hometown: Northport, NY 
Residence: Brighton, MA 
Personal Bests: 
Mile: 4:03 | 5000m: 13:46 | 10,000m: 28:53 | Indoor Mile: 4:04 | Indoor 3000m: 7:56 | Indoor 5000m: 13:46 
Favorite place to run around New England: Battle Road Trail 
Favorite race distance: 5000m and Mile 
B.A.A. Team Member Since: 2020 

Brad Mish 

College: College of the Holy Cross 
Hometown: Hadley, MA 
Residence: Dorchester, MA 
Personal Bests: 
Indoor Mile: 4:20 | Indoor 3000m: 8:30 | Indoor 5000m: 14:34 | 10,000m: 30:25 | 5K: 14:51 | Half Marathon: 1:06:58 | Marathon: 2:24:35 
Favorite place to run around New England: Neponset River Trail 
Favorite race distance: 5000m 
B.A.A. Team Member Since: 2011 

John Murray 

College: Georgetown University 
Hometown: Shrewsbury, MA 
Residence: Jamaica Plain, MA 
Personal Bests: 
Indoor Mile: 4:07 | Indoor 3000m: 8:06 | Indoor 5000m: 14:08 | 1500m: 3:48 | 5000m: 13:56 | 10,000m: 29:46 | 5k: 15:05 | 10k: 31:30 
Favorite place to run around New England: Arboretum or Jamaica Pond 
Favorite Race Distance: 8k 
B.A.A. Team Member Since: 2017 

Lauren Philbrook 

College: Williams College 
Hometown: Hamilton, NY 
Residence: Hamilton, NY 
Personal Bests: 
Indoor 3000m: 9:57 | Indoor 5000m: 17:06 | 5000m: 17:00 | 10,000m: 34:54 | Half Marathon: 1:15:53 | Marathon: 2:38:00 
Favorite place to run around New England: Hopkinton to Boston! 
Favorite Race Distance: Marathon 
B.A.A. Team Member Since: 2017 

Hannah Rowe 

College: Dartmouth College 
Hometown: Saint Johnsbury, VT 
Residence: Boston, MA 
Personal Bests: 
Indoor Mile: 5:10 | Indoor 3000m: 9:53 | Indoor 5000m: 17:08 | 1500m: 4:38 | 3000m: 10:02 | 5000m: 16:54 | 10,000m: 35:31 | 5K: 17:35 | 10K: 37:06 | 10 Mile: 59:28 | Half Marathon: 1:20:21 | Marathon: 2:44:26 
Favorite place to run around New England: Harborwalk in Seaport 
Favorite race distance: 10 Mile 
B.A.A. Team Member Since: 2018 

Philip Royer 

College: Dartmouth College 
Hometown: Portsmouth, RI 
Residence: Boston, MA 
Personal Bests: 
Indoor 3000m: 8:06 | Indoor 5000m: 14:07 | 1500m: 3:52 | 3000m Steeplechase: 8:59 | 5000m: 14:10 | 10,000m: 29:59 | 10K: 31:26 | 10 Mile: 51:35 | Marathon: 2:29:32 
Favorite place to run around New England: Beaver Brook North Reservation 
Favorite race distance: 5000m 
B.A.A. Team Member Since: 2018 

Alex Taylor 

College: Virginia Tech 
Hometown: Woodbridge, VA 
Residence: Lincoln, MA 
Personal Bests: 
Indoor 5000m: 14:31.44 | 5 mile: 24:32 | Marathon: 2:17:08 
Favorite place to run around New England: Trails in Lincoln and Concord 
Favorite race distance: Marathon 
B.A.A. Team Member Since: 2011 

Dominic Voehler 

College: Rhodes College 
Hometown: Nashville, TN 
Residence: Somerville, MA 
Personal Bests: 
Indoor 3000m: 8:54.75 | Indoor 5000m: 15:10.75 | 3000m Steeplechase: 9:32.71 | 5000m: 14:56.26 | 10,000m: 30:58.32 | 5K: 15:36 | 10K: 31:37 
Favorite place to run around New England: The Mystic Lakes and Minuteman Bikeway 
Favorite race distance: 10,000m and Cross Country 
B.A.A. Team Member Since: 2019