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Colin Abert
Colin  Abert

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Easton, Pa.

High School:
Easton

Event:
Distance

Experience:
FR

Major:
Division of Undergraduate Studies


On the National Stage...| 2016 Cross Country || Finished 27th at the NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regional Championships running 31:24 on the 10K course|| 2016 Outdoor || Qualified for the NCAA East Prelims in the 1,500-meter run || 2015 Cross Country || Took 26th at the NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regional Championships with his time of 31:36.4

At the Big Ten Championships... || 2016 Outdoor ||
Recorded a fourth-place finish in the 1,500-meters clocking 3:46.96 || 2016 Indoor || Finished eighth in the mile with a time of 4:10.95|| 2016 Cross Country || Placed 28th at the Big Ten Cross Country Championships (25:19.2) || 2015 Cross Country || Finished 31st in a time of 24:14.0

On the Course...|| 2016 Cross Country ||
 Opened the year with a second-place finish at the Dolan Duals (18:11.63)...Placed 82nd at the Spike Shoe invitational (28:48.4)... Placed 41st at the Roy Griak Invitationa(25:52.5) ...Placed 12th at the Penn State National Open (25:14.60) || || 2015 Cross Country || Competed in four meets during the regular season... Opened the season with a third-place finish at the Dolan Duals meet (17:53.64)... Finished 12th at the Spiked Shoe Invitational (26:00)... Crossed the line in 75th-place at the Greater Louisville Classic (25:05.31)... Finished the Wisconsin Adidas Invite 179th (24:14.1)

Around the Track... || 2016 Outdoor || Began the season with a sixth-place finish in the 1,500-meters at the Pepsi Invite hosted by the University of Oregon running a time of 3:47.70... Ran a season best time of 3:45.25 in the 1,500-meters... Ran a season best time of 14:10.66 in the 5,000-meters at the Penn Relays || 2016 Indoor || Opened the season with a sixth-place finish in the mile running 4:11.70... Recorded a season best time of 8:08.94 that was the best time in the NCAA when it was recorded at the FastrackNational Invite in Staten Island, N.Y. ... Took third-place in the 1,500-meters at the Penn State National in a time of 3:48.15 

Before Penn State… || High School PRs ||
Mile: 4:13.91, 3,200: 8:56.00, Cross Country (5k): 14:55 || High School || Two-time first team all-state in cross country ... Second team all-state in track and cross country ... Three-time PIAA District Eleven champion in cross country ... Five-time PIAA District Eleven champion in track ... Finished first at the 2014 Paul Short Run ... Placed second in 2013 PIAA Cross Country Championship meet ... Finished second in the 3,200-meter run at the 2015 PIAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships with the No. 1 time in region history (8:56.00) ... Owns four school records ... Twelve-time letter winner in cross country and track ... Three-time team captain in cross country ... Team captain in track ... Three-time league MVP ... Three-time Express Times and Morning Call Cross Country Athlete of the Year ... 2015 Lehighvalleylive Boys Track & Field Athlete of the Year ... Coordinated Health Athlete of the Week || National Level Competition || Placed 12th in the Emerging Elite mile at the 2014 New Balance Indoor Nationals meet || Personal || Son of Carla and Scott Abert … Born on May 20, 1997

Meet Results

DateMeetEventMarkPlace
Nov 18, 2017 NCAA Division I Cross Country Championships 10K 31:13.9 159
Nov 10, 2017 NCAA Division I Mid-Atlantic Region Cross Country Championships 10K 30:43.5 9
Oct 29, 2017 Big Ten Cross Country Championships 8K 24:27.7 12
Oct 13, 2017 Penn State National Open 8.4K 25:18.2 4
Sep 30, 2017 OSU Cowboy Jamboree Men's 8K (Orange) 8K 24:48.3 8
Sep 8, 2017 Harry Groves Spiked Shoe - Bucknell vs Penn State 8.4K 25:45.3 1
Sep 8, 2017 Harry Groves Spiked Shoe - Georgetown vs Penn State 8.4K 25:45.3 1
Sep 8, 2017 Harry Groves Spiked Shoe - Penn State vs Syracuse 8.4K 25:45.3 1
Sep 1, 2017 Dolan Duals 6K 17:31.6 1
Nov 11, 2016 NCAA Division I Mid-Atlantic Region Cross Country Championships 10K 31:24.0 27
Oct 30, 2016 Big 10 Championships 8K 25:19.2 28
Oct 14, 2016 Penn State National Open 8.4K 25:14.6 12
Sep 24, 2016 ROY GRIAK INVITATIONAL 8K 25:52.5 41
Sep 10, 2016 Penn State vs Cornell 8.4K 28:48.4 22
Sep 10, 2016 Penn State vs Georgetown 8.4K 28:48.4 12
Sep 10, 2016 Penn State vs Lehigh 8.4K 28:48.4 16
Sep 10, 2016 Penn State vs Princeton 8.4K 28:48.4 11
Sep 10, 2016 Penn State vs Rutgers 8.4K 28:48.4 11
Sep 10, 2016 Penn State vs Rutgers 8.4K 28:48.4 11
Sep 10, 2016 Penn State vs St Joseph 8.4K 28:48.4 18
Sep 10, 2016 Penn State vs Syracuse 8.4K 28:48.4 17
Sep 2, 2016 Dolan Duals 6K 18:11.7 2
Nov 13, 2015 NCAA Division I Mid-Atlantic Region Cross Country Championships 10K 31:36.4 26
Nov 1, 2015 Big Ten Championships 8K 24:14.1 31
Oct 16, 2015 2015 Wisconsin adidas Invitational 8K 24:58.5 179
Oct 3, 2015 Greater Louisville Classic 8K 25:05.4 62
Sep 11, 2015 Spiked Shoe 8.4K 25:59.8 12
Sep 4, 2015 Dolan Duals 6K 17:53.7 3

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