Drew McAward
Drew McAward
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Garden City, N.Y.
High School: Chaminade

2012: Ran a career-best 8K time of 27:59 at the Paul Short Invitational on Sept. 28 … also ran at the Harry Lang Invitational (70th, 22:39.0), National Catholic Championship (192nd, 28:10) and New England Championship (238th, 29:07.03).

2011: Ran in the IC4A Championship placing 118th with a time of 29:14.

Before Holy Cross: Three-year member of the varsity cross country team at Chaminade H.S. … named Most Improved Runner … selected to the All-League team … team won league championship in 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2011 … three-year member of the varsity indoor and outdoor track and field teams … indoor team won NSCHSAA title in 2008, 2009 and 2011 … outdoor team won league title in 2008 and 2009 … member of the Academic Honor Roll all four years.

Personal: Son of Patrick and Nancy McAward … has two brothers (Patrick and Robert) and one sister (Annie) … brother, Patrick, was a member of the crew team at Notre Dame and brother, Robert, played tennis at Maryland … has not yet declared a major.


McAward's Top 8K Performances

YearTimeMeet (Date)
201129:14IC4A Championship (11/19)
201227:59Paul Short Invitational (9/28)