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 James Zingarini
James  Zingarini
Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Newtown, Pa.

High School:
Council Rock North

Height:
5-11

Event:
Mid-Distance

07/20/2015

Eagles Volunteer in Vietnam with Coach for College

Several student-athletes spent time in Southeast Asia during the summer

01/10/2015

Bleday Shines at Yale Invitational

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

As A SOPHOMORE (2014-2015)
XC: Crossed the line in 19:37.5 for an 18th-place finish at the Minuteman Invitational (9/13)…clocked in at 26:26 at the Coast-to-Coast Battle in Beantown (9/26)…finished second for the Eagles and recorded a PR of 25:20.7 at the New England Championships (10/11)…finished in the top five for BC at the ACC Championship (10/31) with a time of 25:24.5 to place 92nd….top finisher for the Eagles at the NCAA Northeast Regional Championship (11/14), posting a 10k time of 31:58.9 for 85th place overall…placed 50th at the ECAC/IC4A Championships (11/22), finishing in 26:28.4.
Indoor T&F: Posted a time of 4:29.75 in the mile for 19th place at the Yale Invitational (1/10)…ran a personal best of 1:59.97 for 8th place in the 800m, also clocked in at 2:35.17 in the 1000m at BU (1/22)…finished the mile in 4:16.13 at the BU Terrier Classic (1/31)…recorded a PR of 4:13.42 in the mile at the BU Valentine Invitational (2/13)…competed in the mile at the ACC Indoor Championships (2/26), posting a time of 4:27.5…finished the mile in 4:30.74 at the IC4A Championships (3/6-8).

AS A FRESHMAN (2013-14)
XC: Finished in the top 5 for BC in the UMass Invitational with a time of 19:55.99...finished in the top 5 for BC in the Paul Short Run with a time of 27:07...ran a time of 26:11 in the open race at the White Race at Pre-Nationals...finished in the top 5 for BC at the Northeast Regional Championships with a time of 32:19...finished in the top 5 for BC at the IC4A's with a time of 26:35.
Indoor T&F: Opened the season at the Dartmouth Relays (1/10-12), clocked a PR of 2:00.48 in the 800m for 6th place and ran a leg of the 4x800m relay that placed 2nd in 8:00.86...13th in the mile (4:31.13) at Battle in Beantown (1/18)...set a PR of 8:52.54 in the 3,000m at the BU John Thomas Terrier (1/24-25)...posted a personal best time of 4:22.53 in the mile at the BU Valentine Invite (2/7-8)...3rd place finish in the 1,000m at the BU Scarlet and White (2/15), crossing the line in a personal best time of 2:29.05...ran the mile leg of the DMR at the ACC Championships (2/27-3/1) that placed 11th in 10:11.57...DMR placed 14th in 10:16.10 at the IC4A Championships (2/27-3/1).
Outdoor T&F: Competed at the Raleigh Relays (3/7-9), ran the mile leg of the DMR that placed 14th in 10:16.10...recipient of the Athletic Director's Award for Academic Achievement.

BEFORE BC
Captain of high school team... all-state second team indoors... team indoor track mvp... all-county in cross country for three years and in track for two years... recipient of the Billy Mills Award - given to the athlete who best exemplifies the four virtues of a Native American warrior: bravery, fortitude, wisdom and humility... two-time state medalist outdoor in the 1600m, one-time state medalist in the indoor mile.

PERSONAL
Born to Mary Ellen and Paul Zingarini... two siblings: Marc (21) and Gabby (13)... enrolled in the College of Arts & Sciences as a biology major.

PERSONAL RECORDS (PR)
800m
1:59.97 - BU (1/22/2015)
1000m
2:29.05 - BU (2/15/2014)
Mile
4:13.42 - BU Valentine Invitational (2/13/2015)
3000m
8:52.54 - BU (1/24/2014)
8K
25:20.7 - New England Championships (10/11/2014)
10K
31:58.9 - NCAA Regional (11/14/2014)

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