Sharkey joined the University of the Sciences cross country and track and field programs a graduate assistant prior to the 2018-19 seasons.
She comes to USciences after wrapping up her career as a four-year sprinter in the Bucknell track and field program.
A three-time All-East and two-time All-Patriot League selection in the 4x400m relay, Sharkey ranks in the top-10 of the program’s history for the indoor 200m, 300m, 400m and 500m. She scored points for the Bison at the Patriot League Indoor Track and Field Championships in all four of her years, and was part of the DMR team that set the school record in 2017.
Academically, she appeared on the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll in each of her last three years.
Sharkey is currently enrolled in the Doctor of Occupational Therapy program