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 Burke Ashenden
Burke  Ashenden

Wilmette, Ill.

High School:
New Trier




Men's Track & Field Competes at Princeton Sam Howell Invitational

Anthony Bellitti and Joseph McConaughy finish third and fourth in 1,500-meter run

AS a SENIOR (2014-15)
Indoor T&F: Clocked in a 7.27 dash in the 60m in the preliminary at the BU Season Opener (12/6)…posted a season-best time of 7.23 in the 60m dash for 53rd place and a time of 22.48 in the 200m dash for 56th place at the BU Terrier Classic (1/31)…crossed the line in 7.37 in the 60m dash at the BU Valentine Invitational (2/13)…ran the 200m dash in 22.79 at the ACC Indoor Championships (2/27)…member of the 4x400m relay team that placed 18th in 3:23.50 at the IC4A Championships (3/6-8).

AS A JUNIOR (2013-14)
Indoor T&F: 2nd place finish in 3:20.80 by the 4x400m-relay squad at the BU Season Opener (12/7)...clocked personal best times in both the 60m-fash (7.14) and 200m (22.20) at the BU Scarlet and White (2/15)...finished 17th in the 60m (7.27) at the ACC Championships (2/27-3/1)...4x400m relay finished 7th in 3:13.67 at the EC4A Championships...placed 39th in the 200m (22.44).
Outdoor T&F: Competed at the Raleigh Relays (3/28-29), ran a leg of the 1,600SMR (3:33.64) that placed 14th and 4x200m-relay (1:29.36) that placed 16th...4x400m-relay finished 6th in 3:19.68 at the Sam Howell Invitational (4/4-5)...competed at the ACC Championships (4/17-19), 19th place in the 100m (11.38) and 29th place in the 200m (23.00)...clocked a PR of 11.33 in the 100m, placing 8th at the Stonehill Skyhawk Invite (4/25)...4x400m relay team clocked 3:12.91 for 4th place at the New England Championships, solidifying their place on BC's all-time list for the event...also posted a season best in the 200m, crossing the line in 22.90 for 26th place overall...4x400m relay placed 18th in 3:17.66 at the IC4A Championships (5/16-18)...recipient of the Athletic Director's Award for Academic Achievement.

AS A SOPHOMORE (2012-13)
Indoor T&F: At the Harvard Open (12/8), 20th place in the 55m (6.50) and 48th place in the 200m (23.55)...posted personal best times in the 60m (7.26) for 3rd place and 200m (22.89) for 7th place at the BU Multi-Team Meet (1/17)...placed 5th in the 60m at the Tufts Cupid Challenge (12/11), crossing the line in 7.32...competed at the ACC Championships (2/21-13), 19th in the 200m (23.00) and 17th in the 60m (7.26).
Outdoor T&F: Opened the season at the Bridgewater State University Invitational (3/23), 5th place in the 100m (11.28) and 6th place in the 200m (23.66)...covered 100m in 11.29 at the Sam Howell Invitational (5/6-7)...competed at the ACC Championships (4/28-20), clocked a PR in the 200m (22.65) to place 22nd overall...3rd in the 200m (22.87) at the Skyhawk Invitational (4/26) the New England Championships (5/9-11), clocked a personal best time of 11.03 in the 100m to place 10th, and 4x100m-relay posted a season best time of 42.39 to place 6th.

AS A FRESHMAN (2011-12)
Indoor T&F: Took 12th place in the 200-meter dash at 24.30 and 16th in the 400-meter sprint at 54.58 at the BU Multi-Team Meet (1/19)...tripled at the Northeastern Jay Carisella Inviational (12/3), running the 200 in 23.95, the 400 in 54.76 and the 4x400-meter relay in 3:30.81.
Outdoor T&F: Took 12th place in the 100-meter dash at the Stonehill Skyhawk Invitational (4/14) with a time of 11.56 (wind-aided) and ran the 200 in a personal record of 23.72...posted a 12.07 in the 100 and 23.99 in the 200 at the Northeastern Spring Open (3/24).

Led New Trier High School to the 4x200-meter relay sectional, where the Trevians ran the third fastest time in school history...also lettered in soccer for teams that captured a state title, following supersectional, sectional and regional championships...a scholar-athlete and high honor roll student at NTHS...served as president of Voices in Prevention, a social service club.

Daniel Burke Ashenden...the oldest child of Mary Therese '82 and Daniel Edward Ashenden...has a younger sister, Emily...enrolled in the College of Arts & Sciences as an economics major with interests in law and international relations.

7.14 - BU (2/15/2014)
11.03 - New England's (5/9/2013)
22.20 - BU (2/15/2014)
54.58 - BU (1/19/2012)

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