Abigail Mitchell
Abigail Mitchell
Year: So.
Hometown: Manchester, N.H.
High School: Trinity

2011: Ran a season-best time of 20:25.1 at the National Catholic Championship on Sept. 16 … placed 29th at the Blue Devil Invitational (20:35) and 52nd at the Bryant Invitational (20:30.21) … also ran at the ECAC Championship (158th, 21:04), the Paul Short Invitational (310th, 26:05), the Patriot League Championship (75th, 26:14) and the New England Championship junior varsity race (92nd, 20:29).

Before Holy Cross: Three-year member of the varsity cross country team at Trinity H.S. ... four-year member of the varsity indoor and outdoor track and field teams ... team captain senior year ... named outdoor Rookie of the Year, Most Improved as a sophomore, MVP as a junior and Most Athletic as a senior ... four-year member of the varsity soccer team ... team captain junior and senior years ... named Rookie of the Year ... voted MVP junior and senior seasons ... named All-State junior and senior years ... also a member of the varsity swim team ... state champion in the 100-yard breaststroke her junior year ... served as vice president of the Student Council ... member of National Honor Society ... named Outstanding Theology Student as a senior ... Scholar Athlete all four years.

Personal: Daughter of Joseph and Jean Mitchell ... mother was a member of the swimming team at New Hampshire ... has two brothers (Hayden and Ryan) ... Hayden was a member of the Holy Cross cross country and track and field teams in 2009-2010 ... twin brother Ryan attends Holy Cross ... great uncle John Hayden was a member of the Holy Cross class of 1949 ... majoring in Biology.