2011-12 (Senior): Outdoor Track: Competed in five meets on the season ... Opened the season running the 400 meter dash and the 4 x 400 meter relay at the AIC Invite (4/7) ... Ran the 800 meters at the UMass Invite and the Pre-Conference Meet (4/14, 4/28) ... Recorded a personal record in the 800 meters at the New England Championships with a time of 1:58.36 (5/5) ... Also helped the 4 x 400 meter relay team qualify for New England Championships, placing fourth with a time of 3:22.48 ... Indoor Track: Competed in all eight meets this season ... At the New England Championship (2/25), qualified for the IC4A Championship in the 4x800 meter relay with a time of 7:46.61 ... Took home sixth place in the 800 meter run at the Sorlien Invitational (1/14) recording a time of 2:03.84.
2010-11 (Junior): Outdoor Track: Competed in five meets ... Placed seventh in the 400 meter dash at the UMass Pre-Conference Meet (4/30) by crossing the line at 50.96 ... As part of a 4x400 meter relay squad, placed second at the Minutemen Invitational (4/16) with a team time of 3:24.19 ... With a team time of 3:24.29, placed third as part of a 4x400 meter relay quad at the UMass Invitational (4/9). Indoor Track: Competed in seven meets ... As part of a 4x400 meter relay team, placed ninth at the New England Championships (2/25) with a team time of 3:20.76 ... At the Reebok Boston Indoor Games (1/28) qualified for the New England Championships in the 500 meter dash while placing sixth and finishing in 1:05.38.
2009-10 (Sophomore): Outdoor Track: Competed in five meets ... Was part of a New England Championship qualifying 4x400 meter relay team at the A-10 Championships (5/2), as the quad finished with a team time of 3:22.98 and took ninth place ... Posted a personal season best in the 400IMH at the UNH Pre-Conference Meet (4/24), crossing the line at 57.87, good enough for sixth place. Indoor Track: Competed in eight meets ... Was a member of an IC4A qualifying 4x800 meter relay squad that placed sixth at the NE Championships (2/27), with a team time of 7:46.04 ... At the New England Championships (2/26), posted a personal season best time in the 500 meter run (1:06.39) while placing 19th in the preliminaries ... At the A-10 Championships (2/19), took second place as part of a distance medley relay team that finished with a team time of 10:02.75 ... Was part of a New England Championship qualifying 4x400 meter relay team at the Reebok Boston Indoor Games (1/29), as the quad combined for a second place finish in 3:22.15 ... Placed seventh at the URI Invitational (1/23) in the 800 meter run, crossing the line at 2:01.82 ... In the 500 meter run, placed fourth at the BU Quad Meet (1/14), crossing the line at 1:07.01.
2008-09 (Freshman) Outdoor Track: Finished the 400 meter hurdles with a time of 56.22 at the New England Championships (5/8) ... At the Atlantic 10 Championships (5/3), finished the 400 meter hurdles in 57.40 ... Placed sixth in the 400 meter hurdles with a time of 56.69 at the UMass Pre Conference ... Finished second with a time of 56.56 in the 400 meter hurdles at the UMass Six Way Meet (4/11) ... At the UConn Invitational (4/4), placed third in the 400 meter hurdles with a time of 57.68. Indoor Track: Did not compete.
Before UMass: Ran three years at Woburn High School under Coach Mike Fowle ... Was an All-State Champion, Division II State Champion, and Middlesex League Champion during his senior season ... Named a Middlesex League All-Star in the 600 meter and 300 meter hurdles, All-Scholastic for the 4x400 meter relay, and an All American in the sprint medley relay following his senior year ... Named Middlesex League All-Star in the 300 meter hurdles during his junior season and for the javelin in his sophomore season ... Holds the school record for the 4x400 meter relay with a time of 3:19.13.
Personal: Michael Steven McDonough ... Born August 6, 1990 in Woburn, Mass. ... Son of Steven and Diane McDonough ... Has one brother, Brad ... Majoring in Economics and Finance