Boston College posts two IC4A and four New England qualifiers
AS A JUNIOR (2011-12) Athletics Director's Award for Academic Achievement. Indoor T&F: Clocked at 1:56.09 in the opening round of the 800-meters at the ACC Championship (2/24)...set a personal record in the half mile (1:56.06) at the BU Valentine Invitational (2/10-11)...doubled up a the BU Terrier Classic (1/27-28), running a 1:56.33 in the 800 and 3:19.55 as part of the 4x400-meter relay...doubled up at the BU Multi-Team Meet (1/19), taking fifth in the 800 at 1:58.61 and third with the 4x400 in 3:25.65...ran a 1:07.05 in the 500 and 3:30.81 with the 4x400 a the Northeastern Jay Carisella Invitational (12/3). Outdoor T&F:Posted a 1:57.19 in the half mile at the ACC Championship (4/20)...took third in the Stonhill Skyhawk Invitational (4/14) half mile competition at 1:58.20...posted a 1:156.84 in the 800 at the Princeton Sam Howell Invitational (4/6-7)...took ninth with the 4x800 (7:50.06) and 10th with the sprint medley relay (3:30.20) at the Raleigh Relays (3/30-31)...ran a 52.95 in the 400-meter dash at the Northeastern Spring Open.
AS A SOPHOMORE (2010-11) Athletics Director's Award for Academic Achievement. Indoor T&F: Ran a 1:56.76 in the 800-meters at the ACC Championship (2/25)...recorded a personal record of 1:56.65 in the 800-meters and ran the lead-off leg of the 4x800-meter Relay that took second in 7:48.63 at the Battle of Beantown (2/4)...won section five of the 500-meters in 1:06.12 at the BU Invitational (1/28)...opened the year with a 1:59.74 800-meter time at the Dartmouth Relays (1/9). Outdoor T&F:Finish the half mile in 1:57.63 at the Princeton Sam Howell Invitational (4/1-2)...at the Raleigh Relays (3/25-26, anchored the 1,600-meter sprint medley that finished in 3:31.81 and was a member of the 4x800-meter relay that took seventh in 7:46.25.
AS A FRESHMAN (2009-10) Indoor T&F: IC4A Championship qualifier in the 4x400m ... part of the relay that ran 3:17.69 in the 4x400m at the BU Valentine Invitational ... posted a 1:59.04 to take sixth in the 800m at the Battle of Beantown Meet. Outdoor T&F: Finished in 22nd in the 800m at the ACC Championship Meet...received the Athletics Director's Award for Academic Achievement.
BEFORE BC Named to the All-N.J. State Non-Public Second Team and All-West Jersey Relay of Year senior year ... took sixth at the N.J. Meet of Champions in the 4x400m ... was an All-Conference runner in high school...Won the Non-Public "A" State Championship in the 4X400m...Holds the school record (3:19.10) in the outdoor and indoor 4X400m event...Named to the Academic All-Conference team...Played Soccer and Baseball as well in high school.
PERSONAL Born July 24, 1991...enrolled in the College or Arts & Sciences as a economics/pre-med major...son of Carl and Erin Nelson...has a younger sister named Caroline and a younger brother named Jack.