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Michelle Kinsella
Michelle Kinsella

Hometown:
Whitby, Ontario

High School:
Father Leo J. Austin Catholic

Event:
Jumps

Experience:
Sr./r-Jr.


05/24/2013

Track and Field Wraps Up Day Two at the NCAA Preliminary Rounds

Margret Harris concluded her career with a 20th-place finish in the 100m quarterfinals.

05/22/2013

Track and Field Travels to NCAA East Preliminary Rounds

Competition at the NCAA East Preliminary Rounds is set from May 23-25 in Greensboro, N.C.

05/16/2013

Track and Field Earns 18 Entries at NCAA Preliminary Rounds

The Cardinals will compete at the NCAA East Preliminary Rounds from May 23-25 in Greensboro, N.C.

05/10/2013

Kinsella, Cheruiyot Lead Track and Field at Cardinal Twilight

Benadate Cheruiyot raced to the second fastest 3,000m steeplechase time in school history.

05/09/2013

Track and Field Set for Final Home Meet in Cardinal Twilight

Louisville will send 27 student-athletes to compete in the last-chance meet.

05/04/2013

LOUISVILLE WOMEN'S TRACK & FIELD BIG EAST CHAMPIONSHIPS

Louisville Women's Track & Field Big East Championships

04/19/2013

LENNY LYLES /CLARK WOOD INVITATIONAL

Louisville Track & Field Lenny Lyles / Clark Wood Invitational

02/16/2013

LOUISVILLE TRACK & FIELD BIG EAST INDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS

Louisville Women's Track & Field Big East Indoor Championships

05/11/2012

CARDINAL TWILIGHT

Louisville Track & Field Cardinal Twilight

05/05/2012

BIG EAST OUTDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS

Louisville Track & Field Big East Outdoor Championships

Career Bests
Indoor
High Jump - 1.82m/5-11.50

Outdoor
High Jump - 1.86m/6-1.25

2011-12: Secured All-America honors during the indoor and outdoor seasons in the high jump ... earned first-team honors at the NCAA Outdoor Championships by placing sixth ... took second-team honors for finishing 11th at the indoor championships ... also captured first career BIG EAST outdoor title in the event ... tied the school record and set a personal best with the jump (1.86m/6-1.25) ... competed primarily in the high jump during the year ... also ran a leg on the 4x400m relay teams ... secured four high jump victories during the outdoor season ... won two event titles during the indoor season ... cleared a personal-best 1.82m/5-11.50 at the VT Final Qualifier for the win ... took first in the high jump at the Indiana Open, the indoor season-opener.

2010-11: Only saw action during the indoor season ... competed in the high jump event and earned two victories in the event ... placed first at the Virginia Tech Final Qualifier after clearing 1.74m/5-8.50 ... had a third-place showing in the high jump at the BIG EAST Indoor Championships ... won the competition at the VT Elite Meet ... placed third at the Gladstein Invitational.

2009-10: Competed in two outdoor events and one indoor event ... captured third in the high jump at the Cardinal Twilight ... finished fifth at the BIG EAST Outdoor Championships ... grabbed second at the Lenny Lyles/Clark Wood Invitational ... won the Border Battle high jump ... runner-up at the Purdue Mike Poehlein Invitational ... notched a second-place finish at the LSU Relays with a repeat season best ... won the Virginia Tech Final Qualifier with a season-high jump of 1.77m/5-9.75 ... for the indoor season, placed third at the BIG EAST Indoor Championships ... jumped to a second-place showing at Indiana Hoosier Hills ... placed second at the Notre Dame Invitational ... started the indoor season with a third-place finish in the high jump at the Indiana Open.

Prep: Ran track at Father Leo J. Austin Catholic Secondary under coach Dermott Smith ... competed on Canadian Team at the 2009 Pan-American Junior Championships ... earned MVP honors from Take Flight Athletics in 2009 ... was named Athletics Ontario Jumper of the Year in 2008 and 2009 ... took second at the 2008 Canadian Junior Championships ... earned a spot on Team Canada in the high jump for the 2007 World Youth Championships ... placed fourth in the high jump at the 2007 Canadian Junior Championships ... had a second-place finish as a member of Team Ontario while competing at the 2008 Ontario Summer Games/Espoir Championships ... tabbed high school MVP in track in 2007 and 2008 ... personal best was 5-9.75/1.77m in the high jump ... was part of the Take Flight Athletics Track Club team ... also played high school basketball.

Personal: Daughter of Laura Kinsella ... birthday is Feb. 27 ... has two sisters ... majoring in geography, with a concentration in environmental analysis.

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