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 Robert Somary
Robert Somary
Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Arlington Heights, Ill.

High School:
John Hersey High School

Position:
Mid-Distance

AS A FRESHMAN (2013-14)
XC: Made collegiate debut at the UMass Invitational (9/14), covering 6k in 20:48.5...set an 8k PR of 27:12.9 to place 79th at the New England Championships (10/12).
Indoor T&F: Doubled at the Dartmouth Relays (1/10-12), ran legs of the 4x400m relay (3:34.56) that placed 10th and 4x800m relay (8:00.86) that placed 2nd...set a 1,000m PR of 2:36.85 at the Battle in Beantown (1/18)...clocked a PR of 1:57.46 at the BU Scarlet and White (2/15) for 21st place...4x800m relay (7:51.69) finished 17th in 7:51.69 at the IC4A Championships (3/7-9).
Outdoor T&F: Competed at the Raleigh Relays (3/28-29), ran a leg of the 4x1,500m relay that finished 12th in 16:53.48.

BEFORE BC
Two-year captain of high school team... all-state indoors... senior year track team mvp... state qualifier in cross country... three-year state qualifier in track... recipient of the Sportsmanship Award for male athletes...two-time outdoor state medalist in the 4x800 meter relay. Member of the National Honor Society, Foreign Language Honor Society, Chicago Archdiocesan Youth Leadership Award, National AP Scholar.

PERSONAL
Born to Amy and Geoffrey Somary... three brothers: Danny (17), Timmy (13) and Michael (11)... enrolled in the Carroll School of Management as an economics major.

PERSONAL RECORDS (PR)
800m
1:57.46 - BU (2/15/2014)
1000m
2:36.85 - Battle in Beantown (1/18/2014)
8K
27:12.9 - New England's (10/12/2013)

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