The Friars captured four personal bests in the 3,000 meters.
Dixon finished first in his heat in an NCAA First Round qualifying and Gibraltar National record time of 3:44.31.
Phil Reid placed second in the decathlon.
Phil Reid placed second in the decathlon.
The Friars will travel to Philadelphia, Pa. to compete at the 2015 BIG EAST Outdoor Championships, hosted by Villanova, on Friday, May 8 and Saturday, May 9.
2014-15: Cross Country ... Placed 18th in the UNH Dual meet in a time of 18:43.70 (8/31)… Finished 19th at the Wolfie Invitational in a time of 19:31.72 (9/13)… Finished 160th at the Coast-to-Coast Battle In Beantown (9/26) in a time of 19:14.0… Finished 18th at the New England Championship in the time of 18:07.85 (10/11)… Placed ninth at the CCSU Mini Meet on Oct. 24 in a time of 10:23.16… Placed 28th at the BIG EAST Championships on 10/31 in a time of 22:07.0… Finished 97th at the NCAA Northeast Regionals (11/14) in a time of 22:03.1… Placed 218th (22:09.2) at the NCAA Cross Country Championships on Nov. 22 ... Indoor Track ... Placed fourth in the 800 meters (2:21.28) and was a member of the DMR team that won (12:17.54) at the URI Coaches Invitational on Feb. 7… Finished 21st in the 1,000 meters (2:56.65) at the BU Valentine Invitational on Feb. 13… Finished 11th in the 1,000 meter prelims (2:57.87) and was a member of the 4x800 meter relay team that finished sixth (9:16.48) at the BIG EAST Championships on Feb. 28-Mar. 1 … Outdoor Track ... Won the 1,500 meters (4:47.80) at the Stony Brook Invitational on March 28… Placed second in the 800 meters (2:11.77) at the Friar Invitational on April 10… Placed 31st in the 800 meters (2:12.92) at the Larry Ellis Invitational on April 17… Was a member of the DMR team that placed 12th (11:56.65) at the Penn Relays on April 23… Placed fourth in the mile (4:53.23) at the Brown Springtime Open on April 26… Placed 11th in the 800 meters (2:10.81) and was a member of the 4x800 meter relay (8:42.24) that placed second at the BIG EAST Championships on May 8-9… Placed sixth in the 800 meters (2:14.81) at the NB Boston Twilight Meet on May 16.
2013-14: Cross Country ... Finished 18th at the Stony Brook Meet (19:31.32) on Sep. 14 ... Finished 75th at the Boston College Invitational on Sep. 27 in a time of 18:51.0 ... Finished 138th at the Wisconsin Adidas Invitational on Oct. 19 in a time of 21:20 ... Placed 26th at the BIG EAST Championships on Nov. 2 in a time of 21:51 ... Finished 71st at the NCAA Northeast Regional Championships on Nov. 15 in a time of 21:50.8 ... Finished 224th (sixth on the team) at the NCAA Championships on Nov. 23 in a time of 22:21.4 ... Indoor Track ... Finished sixth in the 500 meters (1:21.44) at the URI Sorlien Invitational on Jan. 18 ... Finished fifth in the 1,000 meters (2:57.20) at the Terrier Invitational on Jan. 24 ... Finished second in the 800 meters (2:17.08) and was a member of the distance medley relay team that finished second (12:23.22) at the URI Coaches Invitational on Feb. 1 ... Finished 5th in the 1,000 meters in a time of 2:51.86 at the Valentine Invitational on Feb. 7 ... Finished sixth in the 1,000 meters (2:50.50), was a member of the 4x800 meter relay team that finished fifth (8:29.43) and was a member of the distance medley relay team that finished fourth (11:48.87) at the BIG EAST Championships on Feb 21-22 ... Placed fourth in the 800 meters in a time of 2:12.96 at the New England Championships on Feb. 28-Mar. 1 ... Placed sixth in the 1,000 meters (2:53.10) after running a time of 2:52.64 in the prelims to qualify at the ECAC Championships on Mar. 8-9 ... Outdoor Track ... Placed seventh in her heat of the 1,500 meters in a time of 4:35.11 at the Stanford Invitational on April 4 ... Won the 800 meters (2:11.73) and was a member of the 4x400 meter relay team that placed first (4:02.41) at the Friar Invitational on April 12 ... Was a member of the distance medley relay team that finished 17th in a time of 12:04.88 at the Penn Relays on April 24-26 ... Placed second in the 800 meters in a time of 2:10.71 at the Brown Invitational on April 27 ... Placed sixth in the 800 meter run (2:10.37) and was a member of the 4x800 meter relay team that finished sixth (9:05.64) at the BIG EAST Championships on May 10-11 ... Competed in the trials of the 800 meters, running a time of 2:12.09, at the ECAC Championships on May 16-18.
2012-13: Cross Country... Placed 218th at the NCAA DI National Championships in a time of 21:40.5... Finished 66th at the NCAA Northeast Regional Championship in Madison, Conn. on Nov. 9 with a time of 21:24.5 ... Placed 38th at the BIG EAST Championship at Van Cortlandt Park in Bronx, N.Y. on Oct. 26 with a time of 22:36.82 ... Finished 86th at the Paul Short Invitational hosted by Lehigh University on Sept. 28 with a time of 21:58 ... Placed sixth at the University of New Hampshire Dual Meet on Aug 31 with a time of 18:34.6 ... Indoor Track...Did not compete... Outdoor Track ... Did not compete.
Prior to Providence: Attended La Salle Academy (2008-12) ... Won three consecutive Individual State Cross Country Championships (09-11) ... Has the 3,000 meters indoor and outdoor state records ... Was the 2012 Individual Indoor Track State Champion in the 1,500 meters and 3,000 meters ... Won the 2012 New England Indoor Track Mile ... Was an All-American in indoor and outdoor track in 2012.
800 meters......... 2:08.30
1,000 meters...... 2:50.50
1,500 meters...... 4:30.01
One Mile.............. 4:53.23
3,000 meters...... 9:54.90
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