Oakley earned an auto qualifiers spot by finishing fourth in his preliminary heat.
Julian Oakley ’16 and Harvey Dixon ’16 will race at the championships in Birmingham, England.
The men were highlighted by their performances in the distance races.
Ilarda finished fourth in her heat to secure an automatic spot in the final.
The Friars will compete in the women’s 1,500, the women’s 3,000-meter Steeplechase and the men’s 5,000 Meters.
2016-17 Cross Country: Placed third at the University of New Hampshire Tri-Meet in a time of 15:26.78 on Sept. 3… Placed second at the Coast-to-Coast Battle in Beantown with a time of 24:25 on Sept. 16… Named BIG EAST Athlete of the Week on Sept. 20… Finished 22nd at the Joe Piane Notre Dame Invitational (24:08.4) on Sept. 30… Finished 73rd at the Nuttycombe Wisconsin Invitational (24:50.7) on Oct. 14… Placed fourth at the BIG EAST Championships on Oct. 28 with a time of 24:37.6… Placed sixth at the NCAA Northeast Regional Meet on Nov. 11 with a time of 30:40.32…Finished 119th at the NCAA Cross Country Championships (31:02.2) on Nov. 19… Outdoor Track: Finished in eighth place in the Invitational Heat of the 1,500 meters at the Stanford Invitational (4:46.91) on March 31… Won the Mile at the Ocean State Invitational with a time of 4:03.88 on April 15…Finished fourth in the 1,500 meters with a time of 3:43.04 at the Larry Ellis Invitational on April 21… Was named BIG EAST Athlete of the Week on April 25… Finished third in the 5,000 meters with a time of 13:55.45 at the 123rd Penn Relays on April 27… Was named to the BIG EAST Honor Roll on May 3rd… Ran a time of 3:50.03 in the Prelims of the 1,500 meters to qualify for the Finals, where he placed third (3:53.25) at the BIG EAST Outdoor Championships on May 12-13…Finished fifth in his heat (10th overall) with a time of 14:19.20 to qualify for the NCAA Championships at the East Preliminary of the NCAA Championships – First Round on May 26… Ran a time of 14:45.63 to finish 17th and earned Honorable Mention All-America Honors at the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships on June 7-10…
2015-16 Cross Country: Placed second at the Nassaney Invitational on Sept. 12 in a time of 14:51.0 … Named BIG EAST Athlete of the Week on Sept. 15 … Finished 23rd at the Princeton Inter Regional XC Invitational on Oct. 3 (24:26.3) … Finished 45th at the Wisconsin Adidas Invitational on Oct. 16 (25:08.5) … Placed ninth at the BIG EAST Championships on Oct. 31 with a time of 23:24.4 … Finished 16th at the Northeast Regional Championships on Nov. 13 (31:02) … Indoor Track … Won the 3,000 meters (8:17.41) at the Boston Season Opener on Dec. 5 … Won the 1,000 meters (2:28.47) and was a member of the 4x800 meter relay team that placed first (7:56.42) at the URI Sorlien Memorial Invitational on Jan. 15 … Placed 13th in the mile (4:02.53) at the BU Valentine Invitational on Feb. 13 … Placed seventh in the armory mile (3:58.34) at the 109th NYRR Millrose Games on Feb. 20… Placed second in the mile with a time of 4:21.92 and was a member of both the 4x800 meter relay team that finished third (7:37.16) and the distance medley relay team that finished third (9:50.46) at the BIG EAST Championships on Feb. 26-27… Ran a time of 4:08.32 in the mile semifinals to advance to the final, where he placed seventh (4:07.75), earning First Team All-America honors at the NCAA Championships on March 11-12 … Outdoor Track … Placed 8th in the 1,500 meters (3:48.67) and was a member of the 4x1,500 meter relay that placed second (15:45.35) at the Colonial Relays on April1-2… Finished ninth in the mile in a time of 4:07.43 at the Ocean State Invitational on April 15 … Was a member of the 4xMile relay team that finished eighth at the Penn Relays on April 28-30 … Placed second in the 1,500 meters (3:42.99) at the Wolf Pack Last Chance meet on May 6… Ran a time of 3:52.68 in the 1500 meters prelims to qualify for the final, where he placed sixth (3:57.07) at the BIG EAST Championships on May 13-14… Also was a member of the 4x800 meter relay team which placed third (7:40.27) at the BIG EAST Championships… Ran a time of 3:48.84 in the 1500 meters prelims to qualify for the final, in which he placed 13th (3:44.78) at the NCAA Championships- East Preliminary Meet on May 26-28…
2014-15: Cross Country … Placed first in the open 5km race at the Coast-to-Coast Battle In Beantown (9/26) in a time of 15:18… Finished second at the New England Championship in a time of 24:34.38 (10/11)… Named co-winner of the Corvias ECAC Men’s Cross Country Athlete of the Week (10/15)… Finished 68th in a time of 24:26 at the Wisconsin Adidas Invitational on 10/17… Placed 13th at the BIG EAST Championships on 10/31 in a time of 24:19.7… Finished 14th at the NCAA Northeast Regionals (11/14) in a time of 30:43.1, collecting All-Regional honors… Placed 123rd (31:44.6) at the NCAA Cross Country Championships on Nov. 22 ... Indoor Track ... Placed second in the 1,000 meters (2:30.06) and was a member of the 4x800 meter relay team that won (7:51.32) at the URI Sorlien Invitational on Jan. 24 … Finished fourth in the Mile (4:00.36) at the BU Terrier Invitational on Jan. 31… Placed second in the mile in a personal best time of 3:57.22 at the BU Valentine Invitational on Feb. 14… Named BIG EAST Male Athlete of the Week on Feb. 17… Named Corvias ECAC Men’s Track Athlete of the Week on Feb. 18… Placed second in the mile (4:11.13) and was a member of the 4x800 meter relay team that finished fifth (7:48.48) at the BIG EAST Championships on Feb. 28-Mar. 1… Finished sixth in the semifinal of the mile (11th overall) in a time of 4:00.25 at the NCAA Indoor T&F Championships on Mar. 13, earning Second Team All-America honors ... Outdoor Track ... Did not compete.
2013-14: Cross Country ... Finished seventh at the UNH Dual Meet on Aug. 31 in a time of 18:30 ... Placed third (15:07.64) at the Central Connecticut Mini Meet on Oct. 25 ... Finished 33rd at the BIG EAST Championships in a time of 25:48 on Nov. 2 ... Finished 222nd at the NCAA Championships in a time of 32:34.5 on Nov. 23 ... Indoor Track ... Finished ninth in the one mile run in a time of 4:01.85 at the Terrier Invitational on Jan. 25 ... Placed third in the 800 meters (1:55.69) and was a member of the distance medley relay team that won (10:09.63) at the URI Coaches Invitational on Feb. 1 ... Finished 13th in the one mile run in a time of 4:00.71 at the Valentine Invitational on Feb. 8 ... Placed second in the one mile run (4:09.94) and was a member of the 4x800 meter relay team that finished third (7:40.28) at the BIG EAST Championships on Feb. 21-22 ... Placed in the one mile run at the Boston University Last Chance Meet in a time of 4:00.50 on Mar. 2 ... Finished 14th in the prelims of the one mile run (4:09.29) at the IC4A Championships on Mar. 8 ... Outdoor Track ... Finished seventh in his heat of the 1,500 meters in a time of 3:44.68 at the Stanford Invitational on April 4 ... Placed second in the 800 meters in a time of 1:51.80 at the Friar Invitational on April 12 ... Was a member of the distance medley relay team that finished 11th in a time of 9:52.99 at the Penn Relays on April 24-26 ... Placed third in the 1,500 meters (3:47.89) and was a member of the 4x800 meter relay team that placed third (7:35.75) at the BIG EAST Championships on May 10-11 ... Earned All-BIG EAST on May 14 ... Finished 33rd in the 1,500 meters in a time of 3:50.23 at the NCAA East Regional Championships on May 29-31 ... Broke four minutes in the mile for the first time, running 3:58.89 and placing third, at the Adrian Martinez Classic on June 5.
2012-13: Cross Country ... Did not compete ... Indoor Track ... Placed sixth in the one mile run in a personal best time of 4:06.01 at the Columbia Final Chance Meet on March 1-2 ... Finished third in the 1,000 meters with a time of 2:26.01 at the New England Championships in Boston, Mass. on Feb. 22-23 ... Finished second in the one mile run (4:09.50) at the BIG EAST Championships in Cleveland, Ohio on Feb. 16-17 ... Finished fifth in the 800 meters in a time of 1:56.39 at the URI Invitational on Feb. 2 ... Member of the distance medley relay team that finished first (10:18.13) at the URI Invitational ... Finished fourth in the 1,000 meters with a time of 2:26.26 at the Terrier Invitational in Boston, Mass. on Jan. 25-26 ... Finished first in the one mile run in a time of 4:21.61 at the Brown Alden Invitational on Dec. 1... Outdoor Track ... Finished fifth in the 1,500 meters (3:48.13) at the New Balance Twilight Meet on May 11, 2013... Competed in the preliminary round of the 1,500 meters at the BIG EAST Championships on May 3-5, running a time of 4:00.81... Placed second in the 1,500 meters (3:53.13) at the Brown Open on April 28... Finished ninth in the 1,500 meters (3:48.29) at the Colonial Relays on April 5-6.
Prior to Providence College ... Attended Tauranga Boys' College (07-11) ... Won the 2012 New Zealand M20 3,000 meters in a time of 8:34.04 ... Was the 2011 New Zealand Secondary Schools Senior Boys 1,500 meter champion (3:54.44) ... Won the 2011 Men's Under 20 1,500 meter title in a time of 4:01.38 ... Competed in the 1,500 meters at the 2012 IAAF World Junior Track and Field Championships in Barcelona, Spain.
800 Meters............ 1:50.24
1,500 Meters......... 3:41.88
3,000 Meters......... 7:54.10
5,000 meters......... 13:55.45
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