ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
Viviana Hanley
Viviana Hanley
Year: Junior
Hometown: Atteleboro, Mass.
High School: Bishop Feehan
Position: Distance
Major: Sociology

2013-14
Won the Kate Wiley Women’s Cross Country Award for the team’s most valuable performer … USTFCCCA All-Region honoree and second team All-Ivy selection … Captured the title at the against Yale, finishing in 17:56 … Paced the squad at the Virginia-Panorama Farms Invitational with a time of 17:25.3 to finish 13th overall … Ranked 14th at the Paul Short Invitational with a time of 20:45 in the 6K … Crossed in 20:55 at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational … Took first of Crimson runners and eighth overall with a time of 20:47.3 at Heps … Paced Harvard at NCAA Regionals with a time of 20:46.1 for 18th place.  

2012-13
Finished ninth overall at the Nassaney Invitational Sept. 8, posting a time of 18:30.7 and helping Harvard capture the women's team title ... Rounded out the Crimson scorers with a time of 18:10.15 against Yale Sept. 14 ... Finished as the second Harvard scorer with a time of 21:38 at the Paul Short Invitational Sept. 28 ... Had a 60-second improvement from last year’s Wisconsin Adidas Invitational and posted a finishing time of 20:54 Oct. 12 ... Crossed the finish line as the fourth Harvard finisher with a time of 21:09.8 at the Heptagonal Championships Oct. 27 ... Crossed the line with a top 20 finish at the NCAA Regionals with a running time of 20:36.2 Nov. 9 ... Named to the USTFCCCA All-Region team … Lead the Crimson at the NCAA Championships with a time of 20:53.7 and was the fifth Ivy League runner to cross the finish line Nov. 17

2011-12
Placed 16th at the Bryant Invitational with a time of 18:52.44 …Placed 17th at the HY(P) Meet Sept. 17 with a time of 18:17 … Finshed 95th overall at the Paul Short Invitational with a time of 22:09 Sept. 30. Ran 203rd overall at the Paul Short Invitational Oct. 14. with a time of 21:54 ... Took 26th overall at the Heptagonal Championships logging in a time of 23:01.2.

High School

Accomplishments/Personal Bests
3200m – 10:48.57
Second-place in Massachusetts state meet two-mile in 2011
Led team to Nike Nationals in 2009

Ran cross country, indoor and outdoor track at Bishop Feehan … Served as captain of all three teams as a senior … 2011 Boston Globe/Richard Phelps Student Athlete Award recipient … Two-time Boston Globe Cross Country All-Star and Boston Herald All-Star in 2010 … Three-time EAC and Sun Chronicle cross country and track and field all-star … State cross country champion in 2010, indoor mile champion and outdoor two-mile champion in 2011 … Helped team to state cross country championships in 2009 and 2010 … Member of National Honor Society as well as Art, Science, Spanish, History, Math and English Honor Societies … Involved with student council, STAND anti-genocide group, Animal Rights Council … Named Bishop Feehan Woman of the Year in 2011 … Won 2010 Brown Cross Country Invitational … Competed at Nike Cross Country Regionals and Nationals … Placed 11th in the 5,000 at New Balance Outdoor National in 2011 … Received All-America honors with mile relay team at 2010 Nike Indoor Nationals. 

Personal
Daughter of Sean and Monica Hanley … Enjoys visual art.