Men's 4x400 runs on second day of nation's oldest meet
AS A SENIOR (2013-14) Indoor T&F: 4th place finish in the 500m (1:05.67) at the BU Season Opener (12/7)...4x400m-relay placed 6th at the Dartmouth Relays (1/10-12)...set a PR of 1:04.68 in the 500m at the BU John Thomas Terrier (1/24-25), placing 14thoverall...clocked a personal best time in the 400m (49.12), placing 5th at the BU Scarlet and White...ran the 400m leg of the DMR at the ACC Championships (2/27-3/1), 10:11.57 scored 11th place overall...4x400m-relay squad ran a season best time of 3:13.67 to place 6th in the final at the IC4A Championships (3/7-9).
Outdoor T&F: Competed at the Raleigh Relays (3/28-39), placed 72nd in the 400m (50.41), helped the 4x200m-relay place 16th (1:29.36) and 1,600SMR place 14th (3:33.64)...22nd in the 400m (50.39) at the Sam Howell Invitational...posted season bests in the 400m (50.04) and 200m (22.99), placing 20th at the ACC Championships (4/17-19)...competed at the Penn Relays (4/24-26), ran the 400m leg of the DMR that placed 16th overall (10:03.01)...at the New England Championships (5/8-10), the 4x400m-relay clock 3:12.91 for 4th place, solidifying their record on the BC-all time list...concluded his BC T&F career as an eagle at the IC4A Championships (5/16-18), the 4x400m-relay team scored 18th in 3:17.66.
AS A JUNIOR (2012-13) Indoor T&F: Season debut at the Harvard Open (12/8), set a PR in the 300m (36.82) and finished 3rd in the 500m (1:06.21)...at the BU Multi-Team Meet (1/17), set personal records in both the 500m (1:05.62) and 200m (23.07)...DMR finished 1st at the BU Terrier Class (1/25-26) in a time of 10:06.92...set a PR in the 600m (1:22.47) at the Tufts Cupid Challenge (2/11)...competed at the ACC Championships (2/21-23), 22nd in the 400m (50.31) and helped the 4x400m-relay finish 10th in 3:20.47.
Outdoor T&F: 5th place finish in the 800m (2:02.71) at the Bridgewater State University Invitational (3/23)...4x200m-relay finished 8th in 1:28.88 at the Raleigh Relays (3/29-30)...8th place finish in the 400m (50.22) at the Sam Howell Invitational (4/5-6)...set a PR of 49.84 in the 400m at the Skyhawk Invitational (4/26) to place 5th overall...4x400m-relay squad placed 3rd in 3:13.85 at the New England Championships (5/9-11)...recipient of the Athletic Director's Award for Academic Achievement.
AS A SOPHOMORE (2011-12) All-New England in outdoor 400m...ran second leg of school record indoor 4x400-meter relay (3:15.40) at IC4A Championship...handled second leg of sixth fastest outdoor 4x400-meter relay (3:14.71) at the New England Championship...part of the 4x400 that scored BC's first points in the event at the ACC Championship, with what was then the fourth fastest relay time in program history (3:17.70)...Athletics Director's Award for Academic Achievement. Indoor T&F: Set the school record in the 4x400-meter relay (3:15.40) at the IC4A Championship (3/4)...doubled up at the ACC Championship (2/24-25), helping the 4x400 take seventh in 3:17.70 and the DMR finish in 10:06.23 for 11th...performed a double in the 4x400 (3:21.13) and the distance medley (10:08.26) at the BU Valentine Invitational (2/10-11)...set a personal record of 1:59.81 in the 800 at the BU Terrier Classic (1/27)...took ninth in the quarter mile with an indoor best of 50.80 and returned to win with the 4x400 (3:22.53) at the BU Multi-Team Meet (1/19)...doubled at the Northeastern Jay Carisella Invitational (12/3), posting a 66.93 clip in the 500 and time of 3:30.81 with the seventh place 4x400 contingent. Outdoor T&F:Earned the bronze medal in the 4x400-meter relay, with the sixth fastest time in school history (3:14.71), at the New England Championship (5/12)...contested the 4x400 in 3:18.66 at the Penn Relays Carnival (4/27)...doubled with a PR in the open 400 (50.75) and took ninth in the 4x400 (3:16.72) at the ACC Championship (4/20-21)...part of the winning 4x400-meter relay (3:20.56) and took sixth in the open quarter mile (51.30) at the Stonehill Skyhawk Invitational (4/14)...posted a 51.46 in the 400 at the Princeton Sam Howell Invitational (4/6)...tripled at Raleigh Relays (3/30-31), taking ninth in the 4x200 at 1:30.90, 10th in the sprint medley at 3:30.20 and 13th in the 4x400 at 3:18.39...claimed seventh in the half mile with an outdoor best of 2:00.27 at the Northeastern Spring Open (3/24).
AS A FRESHMAN (2010-11) Athletics Director's Award for Academic Achievement. Indoor T&F: Ran a 400-meter personal record of 50.83 at the BU Valentine Invitational (2/12)...at the Battle of Beantown (2/4), ran the 500-meters in 1:08.75 and the 200-meter race in 24.42...turned in a 51.40 in the 400-meters and took the third leg of the 4x400-meter Relay that finished in 3:28.66 at the BU Invitational (1/28)...took fifth place in the BU Tri-Meet (1/20) 500-meter competition in 1:08.22...made collegiate debut in the 800m at the Jay Carisella Invitational (12/4), crossing in 2:04.90 for 19th overall. Outdoor T&F:At the Skyhawk Invitational (4/29), ran the 400-meters in a time of 52.95... At the Princeton Sam Howell Invitational (4/1-2), ran a PR of 23.48 in the 200 meters, a 51.51 quarter mile and was a member of the 4x100-meter relay that finished in 44.14...ran the open 400 meters in 51.34 and a 1:30.57 in the 4x200-meter relay at the Raleigh Relays (3/25-26).
BEFORE BC All-American in the indoor 4x200m and 4x400m relays in 2010...three-time Massachusetts state team champion at Andover, collecting titles three consecutive trophies from outdoor 2009 to outdoor the following year...four-time All-Scholastic honoree; three as a part of 4x400m teams and one as a 4x200m contingent...won New England Championships as part of the 2010 indoor 4x400m and 4x200m relay teams...concluded career with the 4x400m state record...set school standards in the 4x200m and 4x400m relays...captain of cross country and indoor/outdoor track teams during senior year.
PERSONAL Born on June 6, 1992...parents are Julie and James O'Neill...has one younger sibling, Camden...currently pursuing a degree in Economics in the Carroll School of Management.
PERSONAL RECORDS (PR) 200m
22.84 - BU (2/15/2014) 300m
36.82 - Harvard (12/8/2012) 400m
49.12 - BU (2/15/2014) 500m
1:04.68 - BU (1/24/2014) 600m
1:22.47 - Tufts (2/11/2013) 800m
1:59.81 - BU (1/27/2012)