SJU Men's Cross Country BIO
Matthew Mullin-Garcia
Player Profile:
Matthew Mullin-Garcia 2268676
Year: Junior
Hometown: Miami, Fla.
High School: Belen Jesuit Prep
Personal Records
Event Time Meet Course Location Year
16:06.7 TCNJ Blue/Gold Rosedale Park Hopewell, N.J. 2017
8k 25:59.9 Princeton Invitational West Windsor Fields Princeton, N.J. 2015
8.4k 29:29.6 Spiked Shoe Blue/White Golf University Park, Pa. 2016

Raced three times... Ran collegiate-best 5k time of 16:06.7 to place 39th in a field of 74 at the season-opening TCNJ Blue/Gold Invitational... Ran season-best 8k time of 26:36.9 to place 33rd in a field of 79 at the Rider Invitational... Closed season with an 8k time of 28:59.4 to place 34th in a field of 47 at the Lafayette Leopard Invitational.

Raced four times... Finished third in a field of 29 in the IC4A Championship Coaches Race, clocking in with a time of 28:04 for five miles... Opened season at the Harry Groves Spiked Shoe Invitational 8.4k (29:29.6)... Ran season-best 8k (26:10.4) to place 112th in a field of 504 in the open race of the Paul Short Run... Added 8k performance (27:47.7) for 44th overall at the Lafayette Leopard Invitational.

2015: Raced in six meets... Finished as SJU's #10 runner at the Atlantic 10 Championship 8k (26:44.2, 93rd) and SJU's #11 runner at the IC4A Championship five-mile run (28:13.6, 65th)... Posted season-best 8k (25:59.9) at the Princeton Invitational... Finished as SJU's #2 runner in the open race of the Paul Short Run 8k (26:20) for 42nd overall... Also raced the 8k at the Iona Meet of Champions (28:13.1) for 50th... Placed 20th in collegiate debut at the TCNJ Blue/Gold Invitational 5k (16:21).

High School/Personal: 2015 district silver medalist in cross country... Led cross country squad to three state titles and one bronze medal... Earned seven varsity letters between cross country (4) and track and field (3)... Father, Harry, ran collegiately... Majoring in political science.

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