UND Roster

2016-17 Cross Country Roster

Chris Marco

Middle Distance


Class Senior
Hometown Toms River, NJ
High School Toms River South
Bio

AWARDS AND ACCOLADES:

  • 2017 Second Team All-ACC (Indoor Distance Medley Relay)

AS A SENIOR:

  • Competed in the 800m finals at the ACC Indoor Championship where he finished with a time of 4:04.84.
  • Was a member of the top Irish DMR team, racing at the ACC Indoor Championship with a final time of 9:36.15.
  • Set a personal best time of 3:43.98 in the 1500m at the Stanford Invite, the best 1500m time for the Irish all season.

AS A JUNIOR: 

  • Competed in the ACC Indoor Championships one-mile race (4:09.40).

AS A SOPHOMORE: 

  • Competed in one meet during the indoor track season and in four meets during the outdoor track season.
  • Placed second in Section 7 of the 1,500 meters (3:51.57).
  • Earned a monogram in track and field.

AS A FRESHMAN:

  • Compiled an excellent indoor track and field season while competing in seven meets.

PREP AND PERSONAL:

  • Graduated from Toms River (N.J.) High School South in the spring of 2013.
  • 12-time letter winner in cross country and indoor and outdoor track & field.Â
  • Was an All-American in the distance medley relay at the high school national championships.
  • Had, at the time of graduation, the fifth-fastest mile in New Jersey state history.Â
  • Won the 1600m high school state championship during his junior year.
  • Born in Toms River, N.J., to Thomas and Francesca Marco.
  • Has one older brother, Thomas, and two older sisters, Amanda and Jessica.
  • Enrolled in the Mendoza College of Business and majoring in Finance.

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