Big Blue Unsung Hero award winner … Northeastern Conference all-star … Captain was 2nd at NEC championship in the 600 1:23.80 … 3rd at Division 4 states in that event with a personal best 1:22.97 … Qualified for All-States … Has 3.5 GPA and ranked 64th out of 189 in class … Plans to run in college and study computer science … “Coach (Jeff) Bartlett always had faith in me and has been a big motivator. His training plans have been crucial to my success.”
300/High Jump/Long Jump
NEC all-star was the conference 300 champ with time of 36.60 ... Undefeated in league meets … 3rd in Division 2 states long jump (20-feet-9-inches) … Ran 60 meter dash in 6.85 … High jumped 6-feet-2-inches … Captain anchored NEC champion 4x200 relay that qualified for nationals … Illness prevented him from competing in All-States, pentathlon and nationals … 3.8 GPA … Will attend college to study engineering and run track.
St. John’s Prep Senior
Shot put/Weight Throw
Tri-County League Outstanding Performer for second straight year … Broke school shot put record by almost 3 feet ( 57-feet-6-inches) … Won shot put at Dartmouth Relays with personal best throw of 57-feet-6-inches … Broke meet record in winning East Coast Championship in Rhode Island … 2nd at Division 1 states (56-feet-2-inches), 2nd at All-States (55-6-inches), and 2nd at New England’s (54-3) … Went to nationals and finished 17th … Carries 3.9 GPA and will attend Brown University … Says throwers that graduated before him, especially Sean Enos now throwing at Bates, showed him how to work hard and encouraged him when he had a bad day.
Took 3rd in Emerging Elite mile at New Balance Nationals with time of 4:15.6 … Won NEC championship in 4:20 … 5th at Division 4 states in 4:28.63 … 8th at All-States in 4:29.24, and 11th at New England’s in 4:24.29 … Ran 4:20 at MSTCA Coaches Invitational, shattering old record by over 6 seconds … Won Freshman-Sophomore Meet … Anchored distance medley relay that was 2nd at MSTCA Relays … Honors student plans to continue running in college … Says distance coach Kylynn McKinley helped him get where he is this season.