Joseph Vercollone
    Joseph Vercollone

    Class:
    Sophomore

    Hometown:
    Pembroke, Mass.

    Event:
    Distance


    12/03/2012

    Indoor Track Competes at Brown's Alden Invitational

    On Dec. 1, the men's and women's indoor track teams took first in six events.

    2012-13 (FRESHMAN): Indoor Track ... Placed 16th in the 800 meters (1:54.64) at the Columbia Final Chance Meet on March 1-2 ... Finished eighth in the 1,000 meters with a time of 2:38.59 at the New England Championships in Boston, Mass. on Feb. 22-23 ... Member of the 4x800 meter relay team that finished sixth at the BIG EAST Championships in Cleveland, Ohio on Feb. 16-17 in a time of 7:34.97 ... Also a member of the distance medley relay team that finished third at the BIG EAST Championships in a time of 9:49.26 ... Finished 10th in the 800 meters in a time of 1:58.19 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 22nd in the 1,000 meters with a time of 2:29.49 at the Terrier Invitational in Boston, Mass. on Jan. 25-26 ... Finished second in the 800 meters (1:58.82) at the URI Sorlien Invitational on Jan. 19 ... Finished first in the 1,000 meter run in a time of 2:37.81 at the Brown Alden Invitational on Dec. 1... Outdoor Track ... Member of the 4x400 meter relay team that placed 10th (3:22.24) at the BIG EAST Championships in Piscataway, N.J. on May 3-5... Placed 13th in the 800 meters (1:58.06) at the Brown Open on April 28... Placed 12th in the 800 meters (1:55.85) at the Brown Invitational on April 13... Finished 46th in the 800 meters (1:57.64) at the Colonial Relays on April 5-6... Finished seventh in the 800 meters (2:05.35) and was a member of the 4x800 meter relay team that placed first (8:03.76) at the Stony Brook Quad Meet on March 28.

    Prior to Providence College ... Attended Pembroke High School (08-12) ... Won the 1000 meters at the 2012 Dartmouth Indoor Relays in a meet record time of 2:30.51... In his senior year, placed first at the Massachusetts State Indoor Championships in the 1,000 meters, placed first in the 800 meters at the Massachusetts State Outdoor Championships, was a member of the 4x800 meter team that won All-States and the team that placed second at nationals in the distance medley relay.

    Personal Records:

    800 meters............ 1:54.64

    1,000 meters......... 2:29.49

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