|High School:||West Johnston|
Recorded a personal-best time of 4:48.53 in the 1,500-meter race at the High Point VertKlasse Meet (March 22-23) … Turned in a career-best time of 10:29.98 in the 3,000-meter race at the Wake Forest Open (March 15-16) … Added her third personal-record of the season with a 18.11.11 time in the 5,000-meter distance at the Raleigh Relays (March 29-30).
Posted a career-best time of 5:18.18 in the mile at the Southern Conference Championships (Feb. 23-24) … Also added a career-best time in the 5,000-meter race at the Hilton Garden Invitational (Feb. 1-2) with a time of 18:42.31 … Added a time of 10:46.73 in the 3,000-meter race at the Hokie Invitational (Jan. 25-26) … Part of the distance medley relay team that a facility record at the JDL Fast Track during the Hilton Garden Invitational (Feb. 2) with a time of 12:14.22, winning by over 23 seconds.
Posted a season-best time of 18:43.28 in the 5,000-meter distance at the Southern Conference Championships (Oct. 27) when she placed 41st overall … Tallied a season-best time of 23:19.90 in the 6,000-meter distance at the NCAA Southeast Regional when she placed 162nd … Finished ninth at the Elon Invitational (Sept. 15) with a time of 19:18 … Placed 194th at the Greater Louisville Classic (Sept. 29) and 134th at the Pre-Nationals (Oct. 13).
Set a personal record with a time of 11:40.70 in the 3,000m steeplechase at the Duke Invitational (Apr 7) … scored points in the event at The Southern Conference Championships with a seventh place finish (Apr 21) … set a personal best time in the 5,000 meters, running 18:24.68 at the Raleigh Relays, to finish fifth in her heat (Mar 30) ... SoCon Academic Honor Roll.
Ran a personal record time of 10:38.63 in the 3,000m at the nearby Fast Track Invite in Winston Salem, N.C., finishing 17th overall (Feb 11) … season best time in the mile came at the Kent Taylor Invitational in Chapel Hill, running a time of 5:17.60 to finish 10th overall (Feb 4).
Ran a personal best time of 18:34 for 5,000m at the Southern Conference Championships in Charleston, S.C., finishing 27th overall (Oct 29) … part of team that captured the first SoCon Championship in school history … set a personal best time in the 6,000 meters at the NCAA Southeast Regional Championships in Louisville, Ky., crossing the line in 23:08 (Nov 12).
Named to the SoCon All-Freshman Team in the 3,000 meter steeplechase … ran a 7:38.01 in the 2,000 meter steeplechase to finish in fifth at the Duke Invitational … set a personal-best in the 1,500 meters at the UNCW Seahawk Invitational after running a 4:59.98 … finished in 15th place at the SoCon Championships in the 3,000 meter steeplechase in a time of 11:59.81 … ran a 12:34.49 in the 3,000 meter steeplechase at the Wake Forest Open to come in ninth place.
Earned SoCon All-Freshman Team honors in the mile … set a personal-best time in the 1,000 meters at the Tiger Paw Invitational after running a 3:09.03 … finished in fifth place in the 1,000 meters at the Liberty Open in a time of 3:15.10 … ran a personal-best in the mile at the SoCon Championships in a time of 5:28.72 to finish in 21st … ran a 5:33.27 in the mile at the Niswonger Invitational.
Ran a personal-best in the 5k at the Royal Cross Country Challenge in a time of 18:55.8 … also set a personal-best in the 6k at the NCAA Southeast Regional after running a 24:07.70 … ran a 19:21.90 at the Greater Louisville Classic … finished in 19th at the Elon Invitational after posting a 19:27 … ran the 5k at the SoCon Championships in a time of 19:46.40.
Earned four varsity letters in track & field and three in cross country at West Johnston High School for coach Patrick Shaw … earned All-Greater Neuse River Conference honors all three seasons of cross country … also earned all-region honors as a senior and junior in cross country … was named all-state in the 4x800 relay, as well as the 1,600 meters … set the school record in the 1,500 meters with a time of 4:47 … was a member of the school record 4x800 team, when they ran a 9:12 … the time of 9:12 was the second-fastest time in state history in that event … was also a member of the National Honor Society.
Kelly P. Montague … born April 12, 1992 in Raleigh, N.C. … daughter of Michael and Rosemary Montague … has one older sibling, Michael … majoring in nursing at UNCG.
5k: 18:34.8 (Southern Conference Championships - 10/29/11)
6k: 23:08.70 (NCAA Southeast Regional - 11/12/11)
Mile: 5:18.18 (SoCon Indoor Championships, 2/23/13)
5,000m: 18:42.31 (Hilton Garden Invitational, 2/1/13)
1,500m: 4:48.53 (High Point VertKlasse, 3/23/13)
3,000m: 10:29.98 (Wake Forest Open, 3/15/13)
2,000m steeplechase: 7:38.01
3,000m steeplechase: 11:40.79 5,000m:18:11.11 (Raleigh Relays, 3/29/13)