Bobcats prepare to compete in Ohio Cherry Blossom Festival on Saturday (noon).
2013: INDOOR SEASON: Saw action in seven events this season... Part of team that finished 11th in the 4x400m relay at the Mid-American Conference Championships... Notched a first place finish with her 4x4 team and a fourth place finish in the 400m in a personal-best time of 1:02.70 at the Marietta First Glimpse Meet... Registered a fourth place finish in a personal-best time of 2:20.62 in the 800m at the Kent State Golden Flash Gala... Took first in the 600m in a time of 1:44.23 at the Tom Wright Classic... Recorded a 10th place finish as part of the 4x400m relay team at the Youngstown St. National Invite... Ran a personal-best mark of 1:40.70 to take sixth place in the 600m at Hoosier Hills... Team placed fourth in the 4x400m relay at the Ohio State Tune-Up. OUTDOOR SEASON: Competed in eight events this season... Took ninth place in the 4x400m relay at the Mid-American Conference Championships... Finished second in the 4x400m relay and placed seventh in the 800m at the 2013 Winthrop University Invitational... Recorded a third place finish in the 4x400m relay and a fourth place finish in the 800m at Ohio University Women's Challenge and Men's Sunset Classic... Notched a seventh place spot in the 4x400m relay and rand a personal-best time of 2:19.74 in the 800m at the All Ohio Championships... Posted a seventh place finish in the 800m at the Miami RedHawk Invitational... Held runner-up honors in the 4x400m relay at the Ohio Open.
2012: INDOOR SEASON: Bolger began her collegiate career by running a personal record of 1:19.5 in the 500m at the Notre Dame Meyo Invitational. She also competed in the 600m at the Hoosier Hills Invitational and the 800m at the Ohio State Tune-Up, posting season best times of 1:40 and 2:23, respectively. Ended her season with a season best time of 2:22 in the 800m at the MAC Championship, where she placed 15th in the prelims. OUTDOOR SEASON: Competed in the 400m dash and 800m run for Ohio. Posted her best time of the season in the 800m at the Hillsdale Gina Relays with a time of 2:19.54, good for a sixth place finish. She ended her season with a personal record in the 400m at the Mid-American Conference Championship, running 59.13. Finished in the top-ten of her events at the Winthrop Invitational, HPU VertKlasse Meeting and the Jesse Owens Track Classic.