2012-13 Was one of the Beacons top competitors all season having participated in a total of 56 individual events including two decathlons … Set the program record in the indoor 200 (22.53) and 300 (36.85) meter dashes on January 26 and December 8 respectively … Member of two record setting relay teams … Set the program record in the decathlon with a combined 5,687 points on May 16 and 17 … Recorded a new personal best in the 400 meter dash with a time of 50.36 seconds at the NCAA Division III New England Regional … Also recorded new career bests at the Tufts University Multi-Event in the 1,500 meter run (4:59.60), the discus (97-00), the high jump (5-08.75), and the pole vault (9-10.00) … Earned a new personal best in the long jump at the ECAC Division III Outdoor Championship on May 16 with a leap of 21-11.50 feet … Finished the Tufts University Snowflake Classic with a new career best in the javelin following a throw of 106-09 feet on March 30 … Recorded a season best time of 16.26 seconds in the 100 meter hurdles at the ECAC Outdoor Championship on May 16 … Finished the 400 meter hurdles with a time of 58.10 at the Little East Conference/New England Alliance Outdoor Championship on April 27 … Broke 20+ feet in the long jump seven of the 11 times he competed in the event … Recorded a season best throw of 33-08.00 feet in the shot put at the ECAC Outdoor Championship.
2011-12 Was perhaps the busiest Beacon during
the 2011-12 season competing in over 40 events ... Set the indoor
program record in the long jump on December 10 with a final
distance of 22-02.50 feet at the Harvard Open ... Member of four
record setting relay teams ... Recorded a new personal best in the
55 meter dash on February 11 with a tiem of 6.75 seconds ... Also
set a new personal best in the 60 meter dash on January 8 with a
time of 7.20 seconds ... Recorded a personal and outdoor season
best time of 22.55 seconds on May 5 at the NCAA Division III New
England Regional meet in the 200 meter dash ... Would go on to set
a new personal indoor best time in the 200 on December 10 at the
Harvard Open with a tiem of 22.88 ... Posted a top time in the 400
meter dash with a time of 50.37 seconds at the UMass Dartmouth
Corsair Invite ... Competed in the 110 and 400 meter hurdles a
combined 10 times, with his best time in the 110 marked at 15.46,
while in the 400 he finished with a time of 57.48 seconds ...
Earned his second-best mark in the long jump on February 11 at the
Little East Conference/New England Alliance Championship meet with
a distance of 21-05.25 feet.
2010-11 Had a standout sophomore season with UMass Boston ... Finished in 18th place in the first meet of the season in the 400 meter dash with a time of 51.51 seconds ... Took third place at the Dartmouth Relays in the Distance Medley Relay with a time of 11:38.54 ... Recorded a 10th place finish in the long jump at the Dartmouth Relays with a jump of 6.28 meters ... Later broke that mark at the Reebok Boston Invitational with a distance of 6.31 meters to finish in 10th place ... His jump of 6.46 meters at the LEC/New England Alliance Championship meet earned him a 6th/4th place finish in the long jump ... Took 9th/6th at the championship meet in the 400 meter dash with a time of 52.43 seconds ... Recorded a second place time in the 200 meter dash at the LEC/NE Alliance with a time of 22.98 seconds ... Opened up the outdoor season with a jump of 6.23 meters in the long jump at the Northeastern Husky Spring Open ... Recorded a 5th place time in the 100 meter dash (11.74) at the Tufts University Snowflake Classic ... Went on to finish in 1st place in the long jump at the Corsair Classic with a leap of 6.83 meters ... Took second at the conference championship with a time of 22.57 seconds in the 200 meter dash.
2009-10 Competed in three indoor meets and quickly established himself as one of the Beacons' top athletes ... Made his collegiate debut on January 29 at the Boston Reebok Games where he fi nished 18th in the 55M prelims with a time of 6.93 seconds and 26th in the 200M event, clocking in at 23.56 seconds ... On February 6 at the Tartan Invitational at Smith College, matched his fastest 55M dash time of the season at 6.90 second to finish ninth while also fi nishing ninth in the 200M race by clocking in at 23.97 seconds and also fi nished fi fth in the long jump with a leap of 6.06m ... On February 13 at the LEC/Alliance Championships, fi nished in the top 12 in all four events he competed in including a fourth place fi nish in the long jump with a leap of 6.14m, seventh in the 55M dash with a time of 6.90 seconds, 11th in the triple jump in his first attempt at the event with a jump of 11.16m and a 12th place fi nish in the 200M race with a time of 23.81 seconds ... Continued to excel during the outdoor season, competing in a total of 12 different events while appearing in seven total meets including the ECAC New England Championships and the Holy Cross Decathlon ... On May 1 at the ECAC Championships, placed 19th in the long jump with a leap of 6.08m ... Over the weekend of April 15, fi nished 13th overall in the Holy Cross Decathlon, registering four top-10 individual finishes by placing third in the 100M dash with a time of 11.44 seconds, third in the long jump with a leap of 6.36m, sixth in the high jump with a leap of 1.78m and ninth in the javelin with a throw of 38.93m ... On April 17 at the MIT Spring Invitational had a pair of third place finishes in the 100M dash and long jump with a time of 11.81 seconds and a jump of 5.99m ... On April 24 at the LEC/Alliance Championships, had four top-10 finishes on the LEC side, placing seventh in the 100M prelims with a time of 11.77 seconds, seventh in the long jump with a leap of 6.13m, ninth in the triple jump with a leap of 11.71m and ninth in the 200M race with a time of 23.69 seconds.
PERSONAL/HIGH SCHOOL Four-year letterwinner for Chelsea High School ... Helped the Devils to the 2008 Commonwealth Athletic Conference Championship ... Named the CHS track team's Most Valuable Performer for 2006 and 2007 and was undefeated in the 400 meters for two years ... Born November 18, 1990 ... Majoring in Exercise Health Science with a minor in Spanish ... Also a member of the UMass Boston cross-country team ... Currently serves as a UMB Orientation Leader and is a member of the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) ... Received the 2009 and 2010 UMB Track and Field MVP Award and was named the Break Out Rookie of the Year in 2009.
INDOOR PERSONAL BESTS
|55m Dash||6.75||2/11/2012||LEC/NE Alliance Championship|
|60m Dash||7.20||1/8/2012||Dartmouth College Relays|
|200m Dash||22.53||1/26/2013||BU Terrier Invitational|
|300m Dash||36.85||12/8/2012||Harvard University Open|
|400m Dash||50.43||1/27/2012||BU Terrier Classic|
|600m Run||1:28.69||1/14/2012||Tufts University Invitational|
|55m Hurdles||8.29||2/11/2012||LEC/NE Alliance Championship|
|60m Hurdles||9.40||2/4/2012||Tufts University Stampede Invite|
|Long Jump||6.76m||12/10/2011||Harvard Open Track Meet|
OUTDOOR PERSONAL BESTS
|100m Dash||11.15 (+2.8)||5/16/2013||2013 ECAC DIII Championship
|200m Dash||22.55||5/5/2012||2012 NCAA DIII New England Regional|
|400m Dash||50.36||5/2-4/2013||2013 NCAA DIII New England Regional
|1500m Run||4:59.60||4/15/2013||Tufts Multi-Event|
|110m Hurdles||15.46||3/24/2012||Bridgewater State U. Bear Invitational|
|400m Hurdles||57.48||4/28/2012||Little East/NE Alliance Outdoor Championship|
|Decathlon||5600 points||4/14-15/2013||Tufts Multi-Event|
|High Jump||5-08.75||4/14/2013||Tufts Multi-Event|
|Javelin||106-09.00||3/30/2013||Tufts University Snowflake Classic|
|Long Jump||21-11.50 (+1.4)||5/16/2013||2013 ECAC DIII Championship
|Pole Vault||9-10.00||4/15/2013||Tufts Multi-Event|
|Shot Put||33-08.00||5/16/2013||2013 ECAC DIII Championship
|Triple Jump||20-11.75||4/7/2012||UMass Dartmouth Corsair Invitational|