Kearsten Pichette
Kearsten Pichette
Height: 5-7
Year: First Year
Hometown: Hooksett, N.H.
High School: Manchester Central
Major: Physical Therapy

2016 Season: Consistently one of the Sharks' top eight runners and one of the team's top three newcomers ... Posted sub-22-minute times in all three five-kilometer races she competed in ... Made her collegiate debut on September 3 with a time of 13:38 to place 24th in the two-mile Fens Classic at Roberto Clemente Field in Boston ... Finished 22nd at the Great Northeast Athletic Conference Championship with a personal-record time of 21:16 at historic Franklin Park in Boston on October 29 ... Posted a personal-record six-kilometer mark of 25:20.6 and placed 49th at the Seven Sisters Championship on October 16 in Wellesley, Mass.

High School/Personal: Four-year letterwinner in cross country, track and nordic skiing for Manchester Central High School ... Named Most Improved Runner for the Little Green as a first year ... Chosen a Captain for both the cross country and nordic skiing teams as a senior for MCHS ... Earned Most Valuable Performer honors following her junior and senior campaigns for the Little Green nordic skiing squad ... Member of National Honor Society as well as the National Art Honor Society, National English Honor Society and Rho Kappa (National Social Studies Honor Society) at Manchester Central High ... Served as a Dancing Teaching Assistant at the studio she dances at ... Volunteered in a Cancer Walk and in Dancers Making a Difference ... Born April 16, 1998 ... Majoring in Physical Therapy at Simmons ... Daughter of Bridget and Donald Pichette.