Women's Track & Field

Kate Jenkins-Sullivan
Kate Jenkins-Sullivan
Height: 5-9
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Florence, Mass.
High School: Northhampton
Position: Middle Distance
Events: Middle Distance
Major: Sociology & Anthropology / Environmental Studies

2016-17

  • ran her best 800-meter time (2:55.75) at the ODAC Indoor Championships, which placed 13th overall, which was Guilford’s fourth-fastest time of the year
  • her best 400 time (1:18.41) came during the Finn Pincus Invitational on February 10
  • she ran her best mile run (6:23.97) during the UCS Invitational

2015-16

  • ran on Guilford’s record-setting 4x800 meter relay that recorded a time of 10:58.47 at the JDL College Kick-Off 
  • competed in four outdoor as a middle-distance sprinter
  • ran her season best in the 800-meter run (2:53) at the Aggie Invitational
  • ran a season best in the 1500 (5:59.58) at the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Championships, which was 14 seconds faster than her previous best and the team’s third-best mark of the season

2013-14

  • participated in five indoor meets as a middle distance runner
  • set Guilford’s 1000-meter run record (3:53:84) at the JDL College Kick-Off Classic
  • participated in four outdoor meets as a middle distance runner
  • had her best time in the 1500-meter run (5:55:93) at the Jopson Invitational

Personal

  • twice earned Academic All-ODAC honors
  • presented a sculpture Guilford's Undergraduate Symposium titled, "The Taming of Nature" and a poster titled, "Urbanization's effect on habitat loss and pollination"
  • studied abroad in Brunnenberg, Italy for the spring 2015 semester
  • part of Guilford's Student-Athlete Advisory Committee
  • works with Guilford's school newspaper, the Guilfordian
  • five-time member of Guilford's Student-Athlete Honor Roll
  • four-time dean's list student
  • competes in cross country for Guilford
  • lettered once in track under coach Nathaniel Kraft at Northampton High School
  • two-year crew letter winner
  • competed in the Head of the Charles Regatta with her high school’s crew
  • member of the National Honor Society
  • daughter of Michael Sullivan and Martha Jenkins