Szulewski and Mohn Finish in Top Ten for Hawks
Szulewski Paces All Hawks with 30th-Place Finish
Mazzio Leads All Hawks with 34th-Place Finish
The Men Took a Fifth Place Finish to End the Season
On the final Hawk Hill Roundup of 2012, Langston Galloway (MBB), Erin James (WXC), and Jon Mazzio (MXC) talk about their recent performances, while Chris Moffa and Kyle Mahoney (MLAX) discuss what it was like to volunteer in the areas ravaged by Hurricane Sandy.
This week on the Roundup: McHale Perkins of women's soccer, Jon Mazzio of men's cross country, Emma Slattery of women's cross country, and Abby Hoover of field hockey.
A weekly recap of the Hawk Hill sports scene
This week, the Roundup chats with Atlantic 10 Field Hockey All-Conference honorees Therese Doyle (First Team) and Jordan Martin (All-Rookie), men's soccer senior captain Tom Smart, and men's cross country runner Jon Mazzio.
Men's Cross Country All-Atlantic 10 honoree Jon Mazzio is this week's guest on "Take Five." He talks about his favorite running locales, how he prepares for a race, and which one of his teammates he knows he can beat in a sprint.
2012: Competed in six races, leading SJU in three of them... Placed eighth out of 94 runners at Spiked Shoe Invitational and 34th out of 332 runners at Paul Short Invitational... Finished third at Princeton Invitational to lead team to first-place team finish out of 24 teams... Placed in SJU's top five five times... Posted personal bests in the 5.2 mile at Spiked Shoe (26:28) and 8k at Princeton (24:17)... Ran season best in the 10k at Mid-Atlantic Regional (31:14), missing a PR in the event by just 1.2 seconds... Recipient of SJU's Dorie Leahy award... Served as team co-captain.
2011: Ran in six races...Placed third overall in 5k (15:47.47) at Charlotte Duels...Finished first on team at Paul Short Invitational 8k (25:36) and notched season best in 8k (24:42.22) at Atlantic 10 Championships...Selected to Atlantic 10 All-Conference, All-Mid Atlantic Region, and All-IC4A teams.
2010: Competed in six races placing second on squad five times...Best 8k (25:16) finish came at Paul Short Invitational.
2009: Competed in seven races...Team's top finisher (15th/27:48.56) at Fordham Fiasco...Best 8k (25:47.91) came at Cappy Anderson.
High School/Personal: Named to All-State First Team twice and All-State Third Team as a sophomore...Won the 4x800m in indoor track, earning All-State honors...Placed first in 1600m (4:29.23) to earn All-State honors and second in 3200m (9:51.53) as a senior...Ran personal bests in 1600m (4:22.08) and 3200m (9:32.25)...Majoring in elementary and special education.