Moira Collins
Moira Collins
Year: JR
Hometown: Pembroke, Mass.
High School: Pembroke
Events: XC/Distance
Major: Psychology

Personal Bests

  • Outdoor
    • 1500m: 5:48.67 (2017-18 at Holy Cross Invitational)
  • Indoor
    • 1600m: 6:40.46 (2017-18 at Sorlien Memorial Invitational)

2017-18

  • Outdoor:
    • Finished 37th in the 1500m (5:49.19) at the Stonehill Skyhawk Invitational.
    • Finished 15th in the 1500m (5:48.67) at the Holy Cross Invitational.
    • Finished 24th in the 1500m (6:01.90) at the Minuteman Invitational.
    • Finished 53rd in the 1500m (5:53.40) at the Black & Gold Invitational. 
  • Indoor:
    • Finished 27th in the 1600m (6:40.46) at the Sorlien Memorial Invitational.

Before URI

  • Graduated from Pembroke High School where she was a member of the indoor and outdoor track teams. 
  • Also spent two years as a member of the cross country team. 
  • 2014 Patriot League All-Star Award recipient.
  • Pembroke Scholar Athlete selection and member of the Marching Band.
  • Helped Pembroke win 2014 and 2015 Indoor State Championships.

Personal

  • Daughter of Nancy and Jogn Reiley.
  • Has two sisters, Theresa and Bridget.
  • Chose URI over Vermont, Maine, and Salve Regina.
  • Chose Rhode Island for the beautiful location and reminders of home.
  • Enjoys running, baking, and shopping in her spare time.
  • Favorite team is the Boston Red Sox, and she follows the other Boston sports teams. 
  • Favorite athletes are Andrew Benintendi and David Ortiz.
  • Majoring in Psychology with a minor in Human Development and Family Studies.
  • Hopes to attend graduate school and work as a school psychologist in the future.