87 Georgia Tech student-athletes participated in internships this summer
Yellow Jackets gaining real-world experience at a variety of world-class organizations
Indoor: Competed in the mile twice and the 3000 meters once … recorded a season-best mile time at the Music City Challenge (4:15.34) … also ran a 4:19.74 mile at the Vanderbilt Invitational … turned in a time of 8:40.25 in the 3000 meters at the Commodore Invitational. Outdoor: Primarily a 1500m runner, also competed in two 800-meter events and a 5000m run … recorded a time of 1:53.51 in his season-debut in the 800m run at the Tennessee Relays … also ran to a 1:55.57 time in the 800m run at the Georgia Tech Invitational … turned in a season-best time of 3:53.54 in the 1500m run at the Florida Relays … improved upon his first 1500m run of the season at the Florida State Relays (3:55.83) … in his lone 5000m run, ran a 15:41.43 time.
Indoor: Competed in the 3000m, mile, 4x400 relay and 4x800 relay as a freshman … Finished sixth in the mile at the Music City Challenge with a season-best time of 4:11.93 … Finished 13th in the 3000m at the Vanderbilt Invitational with a time of 8:33.49. Outdoor: Did not compete.
Attended Brandywine High School in Wilmington, Del. ... Was four-year letter winner in track, cross country ... Senior captain in cross country ... All-county sophomore, junior, senior year in cross country -- second team all-state yunior year, first team all-state senior year ... 3200m state champion in track senior year.
Born May 12th, 1997 in Wilmington, Del. ... Son of Patrick, Peggy McCoy ... Has three sisters -- Ellen, Maeve, Megary ... Maeve ran for University of Maryland for four years ... Both parents ran for George Mason ... Intends to major in mechanical engineering ... Chose Georgia Tech because of engineering rankings, team, city, campus.