Conor Dooney
Conor Dooney
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Dublin, Ireland
High School: CBC Monkstown

Yale PRs           

800m                1:55.69

800m R             1:54.9

1500m              3:52.47

Mile                  4:11.70

1600m R           4:06.9

3000m              8:37.57

5000m             15:19.50

XC 8k               24:35

2011-2012: Second on the team at both the Fordham Follies and Fiasco Invitational and Harvard-Yale meet… Cross country season cut short due to injury

2010-2011: Outdoors, competed in 4x800m relay at IC4As … Ran in 1500m and was part of 4x800m relay team that placed sixth at Heps … Finished seventh in 1500m at Harvard-Yale … Set personal best in mile at Dartmouth-Columbia in indoor, placing third … Was Bulldogs’ number four runner at Heps in cross country despite injury.

2009-2010: Competed in mile at indoor Heps … Ran PR of 3:52.47 in 1500m run at Harvard-Yale … Earned All-Ivy honors by virtue of his 13th place finish at the Heps … Was runner-up at the Harvard -Yale dual meet.

2008-2009: Competed only twice outdoors before sitting out the remainder of the season due to injury… Returned from injury midway through indoor season and competed at Harvard-Yale-Princeton, running an indoor PR of 8:37.57... Opened his cross country season at the Murray Keatinge Invitational (placing 28th overall), before sitting out the remainder of cross country season due to injury.

High School: Was the Irish Junior Champion in 3000m in 2007.

Personal: Silliman College … Political Science.

Q: Favorite motivational quote?

A: "Strength in pain". 

Q: Thoughts in your mind with 100m to go?

A: Look at the finish line. "That’s where the pain ends." 

Q: Favorite YouTube video?

A: Gap Yah. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eKFjWR7X5dU "Im actually in Berma." 

Q: First kiss location?

A: Behind the lifeboat station.