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 Darren James
Darren  James

Bayside, N.Y.

High School:
Archbishop Molloy




Bleday Shines at Yale Invitational

The senior captures a first & second place finish in Saturday's meet


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 SOPHOMORE (2014-2015)
Indoor T&F: Ran the 300m in 35.70 for 6th place at the BU Season Opener (12/6)…finished 3rd in the 400m (50.39) and placed 8th in the 200m dash (23.25) at the Yale Invitational (1/10)… crossed the line in 23.47 in the 200m and clocked in at in 51.4 the 400m at BU (1/22)…posted a time of 49.51 in the 400m and ran the 200m in 22.96 at the BU Terrier Classic (1/31)… set a PR of 48.88 in the 400m, member of the 4x400 team that finished 11th (3:16.81) at the BU Valentine Invitational (2/13)… clocked in at 49.23 in the 400m at the ACC Indoor Championships (2/26), member of the Distance Medley Relay team that posted a time of 10:11.14… crossed the line in 50.40 in the 400m at the IC4A Championships (3/6-8), member of 4x400 relay team (3:23.50).

AS A FRESHMAN (2013-14)
Indoor T&F: Made collegiate debut at the BU Season Opener (12/7), placing 8th in the 400m (50.31) and helping the 4x400m relay placed 2nd in 3:20.80...4x400m placed 6th in 3:30.69 at the Dartmouth Relays (1/10-12)...clocked a PR of 1:06.04 in the 500m at the Battle in Beantown (1/18)...36th in the 400m (49.50) at the BU John Thomas Terrier (1/24-25)...set a personal best time of 49.27 in the 400m at the BU David Hemery Valentine (2/7-8)...posted a PR of 22.62 in the 200m and ran 49.38 in the 400m for 6th place at the Bu Scarlet and White (2/15)...competed at the ACC Championships (2/27-3/1), 26th place in the 400m (51.53) and ran a leg of the 4x400m that finished 9th in 3:21.62...concluded the season at the IC4A Championships (3/7-9), 4x400m relay qualified for finals in a season best time of 3:13.67 to place 6th overall.
Outdoor T&F: Competed at the Raleigh Relays (3/28-29), ran 51.08 for 400m and helped the 4x200m relay squad place 16th in 1:28.36...4x400m relay finished in 6th place (3:19.68) at the Sam Howell Invitational...competed at the ACC Championships (4/17-19), posted a season best time in the 200m (22.84) and placed 22nd in the 400m (50.17)...clocked a season best time of 49.75 in the 400m at the Stonehill Skyhawk Invitational (4/25), and ran a leg of the 4x100m relay that placed 2nd in 43.11...competed at the New England Championships (5/8-9), helped the 4x400m relay squad post a season best (3:12.91) to solidify their place on BC's all-time list...also helped the 4x1m relay squad post a season best (42.78)...concluded the season at the IC4A Championships (5/16-18), 4x400m relay placed 18th overall in 3:17.66...honored with "Rookie of the Year" award for BC T&F...recipient of the Athletic Director's Award for Academic Achievement.

High school team captain... 2012 and 2013 team MVP... 2013 CHSAA indoor city long jump champion... 2012 CHSAA indoor Brooklyn-Queens long jump champion... 2012 CSAA outdoor Brooklyn-Queens champion in both 400m and long jump.

Born to Alston and Sharon James... two siblings: Brian (15) and Veronica (10)... enrolled in the Carroll School of Management as a finance major.

22.62 - BU (2/15/2014)
35.70 -
BU Season Opener (12/6/2015)
48.88 - BU Valentine Invitational (2/13/2015)
1:06.04 - Battle in Beantown (1/18/2014)

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