Ninety-seven Friar student-athletes earned their varsity jackets.
2013-14: Cross Country ... Placed third at the UNH Dual Meet on Aug. 31 in a time of 18:15 ... Placed second at the Stony Brook Meet in a time of 24:48.89 on Sep. 14 ... Finished fifth at the Boston College Invitational on Sep. 27 in a time of 24:16.0 ... Finished 113th at the Wisconsin Adidas Invitational in a time of 24:26 on Oct. 19 ... Finished 10th at the BIG EAST Championships in a time of 24:30 on Nov. 2 ... Finished 18th in a time of 30:38.3 at the NCAA Northeast Regional Championships on Nov. 15 ... Finished 70th (third on the team) at the NCAA Championships in a time of 31:02.5 on Nov. 23 ... Indoor Track ... Placed second in the one mile run in a time of 4:20.46 at the URI Sorlien Invitational on Jan. 18 ... Finished eighth in the 3,000 meters in a time of 8:03.34 at the Terrier Invitational on Jan. 25 ... Finished 17th in the one mile run in a time of 4:01.04 at the Valentine Invitational on Feb. 8 ... Placed third in the 3,000 meters (8:13.59) and was a member of the distance medley relay team that finished third (9:47.82) at the BIG EAST Championships on Feb. 21-22 ... Finished 14th in the one mile run in a time of 4:08.23 at the Boston University Last Chance Meet on Mar. 2 ... Outdoor Track ... Finished seventh in his heat of the 5,000 meters in a time of 14:01.90 at the Stanford Invitational on April 4 ... Won the 1,500 meters in a time of 3:52.06 and was a member of the 4x800 meter relay team that finished first (7:57.25) 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 ... Finished seventh in the 5,000 meters in a time of 14:39.22 at the BIG EAST Championships on May 10-11 ... Finished 25th in the 5,000 meters in a time of 14:34.19 at the NCAA East Regional Championships in Jacksonville Fla. on May 29-31.
Prior to Providence: Graduated from Fordham University in 2013 with a bachelor's degree in Psychology ... Placed 14th in the 5,000 meter run at the 2012 Colonial Relays in a personal best time of 14:13.16 ... Placed sixth in the 1,500 meters at the 2012 UVA Team Swashbuckle in a personal best time of 3:48.89 ... Ran a personal best and school record time of 8:10.66 in the 3,000 meters at the 2012 IC4A Indoor Championships, finishing sixth ... Was 32nd overall at the NCAA East Regional in 32:21.4 ... Finished fourth at the Atlantic 10 conference meet, covering the 8k course in a time of 24:36.7, earning All-Conference honors ... Saad has been named to the Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll and to the Atlantic 10 All-Academic team.
Personal Records 1,500 meters 3:48.89 One Mile 4:01.04 3,000 meters 8:03.34 5,000 meters 14:01.90