Ally McSherry  
Ally  McSherry

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
St. Anthony, Minn.

High School:
Totino-Grace HS

Event:
Mid-Distance

Birthdate:
10/05/1991

Experience:
1 Letter


05/28/2015

Stanford Punches Ticket to NCAA Championship

Action continues at the NCAA West Preliminary Friday and Saturday

05/26/2015

Gophers Head to Texas for NCAA Prelim

Eighteen Gophers will represent the Maroon & Gold at the NCAA West Prelim this week

05/21/2015

Eighteen Gophers Qualify for NCAA Prelim

Seven Gophers have qualified in multiple events, including Devin Stanford, Ke-ke Burks and Agnes Esser in the disc and hammer

05/06/2015

Gophers Head to UW La Crosse Eagle Open

Many of the Gophers will compete in their final meet of the season this weekend

05/02/2015

Gophers Win Six Titles at Musco Twilight

The Minnesota throwers led the way with three event titles in Iowa on Saturday

Photo Gallery

2015 Season -- Indoor: Ran five races • ran a career-best 2:10.95 in the 800m for 11th place at the Big Ten championships • ran a career-best 4:53.01 in the mile at the Iowa State Classic • posted a career-best time of 10:37.45 in lone 3,000m run of the season at the Minnesota Open • ran 1,600m leg of sixth-place distance medley relay at the Meyo Invitational.

2015 Season -- Outdoor: Ran 10 races • ran career-best times in the 800m (2:07.42) and 1,500m (4:32.09) • finished third in the 800m in a career-best 2:07.42 at the Musco Twilight to rank seventh among all-time Gopher 800m runners • placed 10th in the 800m (2:09.14) at the Big Ten Championships • qualified for the NCAA West Prelim in the 800m and finished 36th (2:11.17) • finished second in the 1,500m at the Jaguar Challenge in a career-best 4:32.09 • ran on the sixth-place 4x800m relay (8:43.18) at Drake Relays to rank eighth in program history • ran on fifth-place 4x1,600m relay team at Drake Relays to rank 10th all-time (19:24.88).

2014 Season: Did not compete.

2013 Season: Did not compete.

2012 Season: Did not compete.

2011 Season: Redshirted the indoor and outdoor track & field seasons.

High School: A graduate of Totino-Grace High School • coached by Chris Beach • competed in four years of soccer, one season of cross country, and four seasons of track & field • two-time letterwinner in soccer and earned all-conference honors in 2009 • 2009 Minnesota Class AA state competitor in cross country • finished second in the conference, fourth in the section and placed 27th at the state meet • team placed first at the conference and section meet • four-time letterwinner in track & field • 2008 4x800m relay finished fourth • 2009 finished ninth in the 800m • 2010 4x800m finished sixth, also finished seventh in the 800m • earned all-state honors 2008-2010.

Personal: Born October 5, 1991 • majoring in English • daughter of Hugh and Susan McSherry • has seven younger siblings • enjoys turtles and exploring.

McSherry's Indoor Career Bests (2015 Final)
Event Mark Meet (Date)
800m 2:10.95 Big Ten Championship (2/27/15)
Mile 4:53.01 Iowa State Classic (2/14/15)
3,000m 10:37.45 Minnesota Open (1/17/15)
McSherry's Outdoor Career Bests (2015 Final)
Event Mark (All-Time Rank) Meet (Date)
800m 2:07.42 (AT-7th) Musco Twilight (5/2/15)
1,500m 4:32.09 Jaguar Challenge (3/20/15)