Head Cross Country/Assistant Track Coach Mike Nelson on O'Loughlin:
High School: O'Loughlin was a letter winner in both cross country and track and field at Marist High School ... Two-time team co-captain ... Earned all-state honors in 2011, taking 22nd at the state cross country meet ... Helped her team to three-straight regional championships ... Only female in school history to qualify for state three years in a row (2010-12) ... Second female in program history to qualify for state as a sophomore ... Third female in Marist program history to be named to the all-state team ... Helped Marist to three consecutive regional championships in cross country.
Personal: O'Loughlin was born in Evergreen Park, Ill., to Kevin and Mary Kay O'Loughlin... Has three siblings, two brothers, Sean and Matthew, and one sister, Shannon... Plans to major in English.