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SJU Men's Track & Field BIO
Steve Thompson
Player Profile:
Steve Thompson 1881585
Position: Middle Distance
Year: Senior
Hometown: Downingtown, Pa.
High School: B. Reed Henderson
Personal Records 
               
                                                                                
Event Time Meet Host School Year
Indoor 500m 1:05.11 Giegengack Invitational Yale 2016
Indoor 800m
1:52.18 Penn State National Penn State 2017
Outdoor 800m 1:51.14 Atlantic 10 Championships George Mason 2016
Indoor 1000m 2:33.88 NYC Gotham Cup Ocean Breeze 2016
Indoor Mile 4:18.44 Penn 8 Team Select Ocean Breeze 2017

2016 IC4A Outdoor Championships 4x800m Relay Champion

2017 IC4A Outdoor Championships: 800m, 28th
2017 IC4A Indoor Championships: 800m, 16th
2016 IC4A Outdoor Championships All-East Team: 4x800m Relay, 1st
2016 IC4A Outdoor Championships: 800m, 34th
2016 IC4A Indoor Championships All-East Team: 4x800m Relay, 2nd

2017 Atlantic 10 Indoor Championships 800m Champion

2017 Atlantic 10 Outdoor Championships Scoring Performance: 4x800m Relay, 4th
2017 Atlantic 10 Indoor Championships Scoring Performance: Distance Medley Relay, 2nd
2017 Atlantic 10 Indoor Championships Scoring Performance: 800m, 1st

2016 Atlantic 10 Outdoor Championships Scoring Performance: 800m, 7th
2016 Atlantic 10 Indoor Championships Scoring Performance: 800m, 2nd
2016 Atlantic 10 Indoor Championships Scoring Performance: 4x800m Relay, 4th

2017 SJU Most Valuable Performer Award (Co-Recipient)
2017 SJU Most Outstanding Performer Award (Co-Recipient)
2016 SJU Scholar-Athlete Award
2016 SJU Best Teammate Award

Outdoor 2017: Raced six times... Placed 28th in the 800m in a season-best time of 1:53.46 at the IC4A Championships... Placed ninth in the 800m (1:54.53) at the Atlantic 10 Championships... Also ran on fourth-place 4x800m relay (7:35.88) at A-10s... Raced on the 4x800m relay (7:35.40) at the Penn Relays... Ran a leg on the fourth-place Sprint Medley Relay (3:27.36) at the Colonial Relays... Named to Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll and SJU Athletic Director's Honor Roll.

Indoor 2016-17:
Atlantic 10 800m champion, crossing in 1:53.18... Turned in a preliminaries time of 1:54.76... Also placed second in the DMR (10:05.00) at A-10s... Placed 16th in the 800m (1:52.24) at the IC4A Championships... Won both the 800m (1:52.18 PR) and DMR (10:03.49) at the Penn State National Invitational... Won the 4x800m relay (7:47.16) and placed fourth in the mile (4:18.44) at the Penn 8-Team Select... Won the DMR (10:16.53) at the Lehigh Angry Birds Meet... Opened season with a win in the 800m (1:57.58) at the Jack Pyrah Invitational.

Outdoor 2016:
IC4A champion in the 4x800m relay... Anchored (1:56.42) the 4x800m relay (7:40.42) to the gold medal at the IC4A Championships... Also placed 34th in the 800m (1:54.60) at IC4As… Placed seventh in the 800m (1:58.68) to score at A-10s… Had raced a collegiate-best time of 1:51.14 in the preliminaries… Raced on both the 4x800m relay (7:34.56) and Distance Medley Relay (10:04.86) at the Penn Relays… Ran on fifth-place 4x800m relay (7:46.80) and placed ninth in the 800m (1:52.81) at the Colonial Relays... Named to both Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll and SJU Athletic Director's Honor Roll for both semesters.

Indoor 2015-16: IC4A runner-up in the 4x800m relay... Anchored (1:52.4) the 4x800m relay that placed second at the IC4A Championships… Atlantic 10 runner-up in the 800m, placing second in 1:54.41… Also raced on fourth-place 4x800m relay (7:46.47) to score in two events at A-10s… Won the 4x800m relay (7:53.85) at the NYC Gotham Cup… Won the 800m (1:58.06) at the season-opening Jack Pyrah Invitational… Ran on second-place Distance Medley Relay (9:59.10) at the Penn State National Invitational… Placed third in first collegiate 500m (1:05.11) at Yale's Giegengack Invitational.

Outdoor 2015: Anchored the 4x800m relay (7:39.31) that qualified for the finals at the IC4A Championships... Raced the 800m five times... Turned in season-best 1:54.88 at the Swarthmore Final Qualifier... Placed fourth (1:57.06) at the Widener Invitational, seventh (1:57.01) at the Lehigh Games, 11th (1:58.33) at the Rider Invitational, and 16th (2:01.96) at the Monmouth Season Opener... Ran on second-place 4x400m relay (3:24.58) at Lehigh, fourth-place 4x400m relay (3:26.36) at Rider, and sixth-place 4x800m relay (7:50.51) at the Colonial Relays... Named to SJU Athletic Director's Honor Roll.

Indoor 2014-15: Raced the 800m (1:58.70) in indoor collegiate debut at the season-opening Jack Pyrah Invitational.

High School/Personal: Ran 400m leg of DMR Championship of America that won the gold at the 2014 Penn Relays... That same relay also won the Pennsylvania Indoor Championships and earned All-American honors with bronze medal at New York Indoor Nationals... Also anchored 4x800m that took silver at PIAA State Championships... Owns school record in DMR (10:03)... Earned eight varsity letters between track and field, basketball, football, and soccer... Majoring in food marketing.

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