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 Kyle Nelson
Kyle Nelson
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Sparta, N.J.

High School:
Pope John XXIII

Position:
Sprints

04/08/2013

Men's Track Competes at the Sam Howell Invitational

Kellen MacDonald qualifies for the IC4A's in the 400m hurdles.

04/14/2012

MT&F Takes Fourth at Skyhawk Invitational

Eagles win four events, produce four other top three finishes for 87 team points

02/24/2012

2012 ACC T&F Championship: Day Two

Bogosian, Krause, W. DMR score, two Eagles advance to finals

02/11/2012

Stuart, Vaughn Enter BC Record Book at BU Valentine Invitational

Vaughn runs second fastest 60m, Stuart posts fourth best indoor 200m time

01/28/2012

MacDonald Run Seventh Fastest 500m Time in BC History

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.

PERSONAL RECORDS
INDOOR OUTDOOR
Event
Overall PR
Season-Best
Overall PR
Season-Best
400m --- --- 51.44 - Raleigh (3/26/10) 52.95 - NU Spring (3/24/12)
500m 1:06.12 - BU Terrier (1/28/11) 1:07.05 - NU Jay Carisella (12/3/11) --- ---
800m 1:56.06 - BU Valentine (2/10/12) same 1:56.84 - Princeton (4/6/12) same
Finishes Wins: 1 Top 3: 6 Top 5: 7 Top 10: 16

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