Personal Bests Indoor 800m 2:24.13 1-Mile 5:07.54 Outdoor 800m 2:18.33 1500m 4:51.33 5000m 18:36.82
2005-06: CROSS COUNTRY-Competed in six of eight meets while struggling with injuries throughout the season...Recorded a season-high, fifth-place team finish at the Memphis Twilight Classic with a time of 19:13 for the three-mile race...Placed sixth on the team at both the Tennessee Dual Meet and the NCAA South Regional, logging times of 21:56 (5K) and 25:51 (6K), respectively...Was forced to miss the C-USA Championships due to injury. INDOOR- Did not compete in the indoor or outdoor seasons.
2004-05: CROSS COUNTRY-Competed in all five meets for the Lady Tigers, placing in the second team spot in four of five races and setting personal best marks in each race...Set a personal best 5K time of 19:27 at the Saluki Invitational and a personal record mark of 23:44 (6K) at the NCAA South Regional...INDOOR-Competed in three meets, all at the one-mile distance...Placed first on the team and 10th overall at the Saluki Booster Invitational with a time of 5:21.42...Recorded her best race of the season at C-USA Championships, finishing 10th in a personal-best time of 5:07.54...OUTDOOR-Competed in four meets at a variety of distances...Opened the season with a fifth-place finish in the 5000m at the Rhodes Open, posting a time of 18:36.82...Recorded a season-best time of 4:52.92 (1500m) at the LSU Tiger Relays...Ran the 800m at the Ole Miss Invitational, placing 13th in a time of 2:26.57.
2003-04: CROSS COUNTRY- Finished 21st in the 2-Mile Memphis Twilight Classic...Posted her best 5K time of 20:32 at the Notre Dame Invitational...Ran a 25:15.10 in the 6K at the C-USA Championships finishing 87th...Completed the 6K NCAA South Regional in 25:23.77...INDOOR-Finished sixth in the 600m at the SEMO Invitational (1:44.37)...Competed in the 800m at three meets, posting a season best time of 2:24.13 at C-USA Championships...OUTDOOR-Competed mainly at 800m, also running the 1500m...Placed third in the 800m (2:21.75) at the Ole Miss Dual...Posted personal best times in the 800m (2:19.91) and the 1500m (4:50.17) at the Vanderbilt Invitational, finishing 10th in the 800 and 15th in the 1500.
PREP: Attended Londonderry H.S...Lettered in outdoor track four years, cross country three years and indoor track two years...Was the co-captain of cross country team her junior and senior year...Received New Hampshire Commission on the Status of Women's Athletics and Academics Award in 2003...Named to the 2002 Telegraph Indoor Track First Team All-Stars...Derry News Athlete of the Week on two occasions...2002 All-Class Cross Country All-Star Team...Member of National Honors Society and Spanish Honor Society...Personal best times in high school of 19:41.95 (5000m), 1:39.66 (600m), 2:18.33 (800m)...Was also on the swim team her freshman and sophomore years ...Coached by Edward Burgess.
PERSONAL: Full name is Rebecca Ellen McMahon...Born in Melrose, Mass., on March 22, 1985...Major is mathematics...Daughter of William and Cindy McMahon....Chose Memphis to be a part of new era in U of M women's running...Enjoys snow skiing and swimming...Favorite music is country...Was also recruited by The University of New Hampshire.