Cross Country

Moira Hilt  
Moira Hilt

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Albany, N.Y.

High School:
Colonie Central

Last College:
Sacred Heart


AS A JUNIOR: Competed in the Nassaney College 5K (9/8) finishing with a time of 21:05.1... Participated in the Iona Meet of Champions (9/15) finishing with a time of 26:28...Saw action in the UAlbany Invitational (9/29) with an average mile time of 6:53 with a final time of 21:22...A top-30 finish at the Fr. O'Neil Invitational (10/13) with a final time of 21:14 and an average 6:51 per mile... Competed at the MAAC Championships (10/27) finishing with a final time of 25:46.16...

AS A SOPHOMORE: Did not run.

AS A FRESHMAN: Did not run.

BEFORE SIENA: Attended Colonie Central High School...

PERSONAL: Born July 8, 1992...Daughter of Lee and Anne Hilt...

GETTING TO KNOW MOIRA:

PRs:
800 meters (indicate if relay split): 2:25 (relay split)
1500/1600/mile (indicate which one, and if relay split): 5:08 (1500)
5k (indicate if XC or track): 19:38 (road race)
6k (women only):
8k (men only):

Favorite sports team: Yankees

Favorite Olympic sport to watch: I'll have to say it's a 3-way tie between gymnastics, swimming, and of course track and field.

Favorite book: Any book in the Harry Potter series!!!

Favorite movie: Dirty Dancing

Favorite TV show: I don't watch much TV but I like any of those CSI-like shows.

Favorite TV show growing up: Scooby Doo!

Favorite food: ice cream

If I could travel anywhere, I would go to: Ireland, or maybe Ecuador...or Greece.

Another sport I like to follow at Siena is: I may be a tad obsessed with going to the men's basketball games...

Obscure/random fact about you: I enjoy attempting to paint and make random crafts even though I am not very creative or artistic.

Any superstitions? My socks cannot match when I race, and I usually wear the same two socks.

The funniest person on the team is: On the girls team; I think I would have to say Lia. For the boys...I really can't decide. They are all pretty crazy.

My proudest sports moment is: When I won the team spirit award my senior year in high school; the only award to be completely decided on by a team vote.

My favorite class at Siena is: I really enjoyed my Principles of Evolution class

My favorite thing about Siena is: How extremely friendly everyone is and how many opportunities there are to volunteer around the capital region.

Career Plans: At the moment, my ultimate goal career wise is to become a physical therapist and work at either an outpatient clinic or with disabled people. I would also love to have the qualifications needed to be a massage therapist and a yoga instructor.

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