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 Akash Chougule
Akash Chougule
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
East Greenwich, R.I.

High School:
East Greenwich

Birthdate:
12/09/1989

11/12/2011

WXC Headed to Nationals, MXC Makes Noise at Northeast Regional

King, Hamm lead BC in four top 30 finishes, seven personal records

11/12/2011

WXC Headed to Nationals, MXC Makes Noise at Northeast Regional

King, Hamm lead BC in four top 30 finishes, seven personal records

11/08/2011

XC Powers Converge on Buffalo for Northeast Regional

Eagles look for ticket to Terre Haute to compete in national championship

10/29/2011

MXC Produces Six PRs at ACC Championship

Hamm leads slew of Eagle personal records at conference meet

10/23/2011

MXC Nearly Sweeps Mayor's Cup Franklin Park 5K

Eagles take seven of the top 10 spots

AS A SENIOR (2011-12)
XC: Called on to compete at the NCAA Northeast Regional (11/12), setting a 10K PR of 35:19.3...registered a personal record of 25:47.1 to score fifth for BC at the ACC Championship (10/29)...led BC in the first heat of the New England Championship (10/8), with a 27:11 for 36th place...kicked-off the 2011 season with a 24:32 for 46th at the Dartmouth Invitational (9/10).
Indoor T&F: Posted a 15:28.66 in the 5,000-meter run at the ACC Championship (2/25)...submitted a 4:27.63 mile at the BU Valentine Invitational (2/20-11)...set a personal record of 15:01.70 in the 5,000-meter run at the BU Terrier Classic (1/27-28), taking ninth place...doubled up at the BU Multi-Team Meet (1/19), completing the mile with a person record clip of 4:24.56 and taking sixth in the 3,000-meter run in 9:59.41 - three seconds shy of his PR...establish a personal best in the 3K, running 8:56.86 at the Dartmouth Relays (1/8).
Outdoor T&F:Ran 15:11.57 in the 5,000-meter run at the New England Championship (5/10-12)...posted a 33:19.28 in the 10K at the Stonehill Skyhawk Invitational (4/14)...hit the line in 15:37.78 for the 5,000-meter run at the Raleigh Relays (3/30-31).

AS A JUNIOR (2010-11)
Athletics Director's Award for Academic Achievement...ACC Academic Honor Roll.
XC: Set a PR at the Mayor's Cup with a time of 26:27, scoring second for the Eagles ... finished the Princeton Invitational (10/16) in a time of 26:43.00, setting a new PR ... ran 27:14 at the New England Championship (10/9) ... opened the season with a PR of 26:53 over 8K, coming in as the fifth Eagle at the Boston College Invitational (9/11).
Indoor T&F: At the ACC Championship (2/25), completed the 5,000-meter race in 15:35.39...ran his first-ever 1,000-meter race in 2:37.63 at the Battle of Beantown (2/4)...set a personal record in the 5,000-meter run with a time of 15:32.21 at the BU Invitational (1/28)...finished the 3,000-meter competition in personal record time of 9:00.73 at the BU Tri-Meet (1/20).
Outdoor T&F:Contested the 10,000-meter run in 32:22.32 at the New England Championship (5/13-14)...finished with a time of 15:29.08 in the 5000-meters at the ACC Championships (4/21)... Set a personal record in the 1,500 meter run at the Princeton Sam Howell Invitational (4/1-2), crossing in 4:14.57...opened the season at the Raleigh Relays (3/25-26) with a time of 15:39.00 in the 5,000 meter run.

AS A SOPHOMORE (2009-10)
XC: Ran 27:09 at the New England Championships...finished 118th overall at the Princeton Cross Country Invitational (10/17) with a time of 27:19 in the 8K...finished 99th in the ACC Men's Cross Country Championship (10/31) in the 8K with a time of 26:54.
Indoor T&F: Turned in a time of 9:20.51 at the BU Invitational (1/30)...ran the 3,000m in 9:12.28 at the Jay Carisella Invitational (12/5).
Outdoor T&F: Busted out a 4:14.92 in the 1,500m at the Husky Spring Open (3/20).

BEFORE BC
Two-time All-State and All-Suburban Division ... three-time All-Class C Honoree ... led team to three Class C championships ... as an individual champion in Class C, helped team to a state championship and the runner-up spot in New England as a senior ... earned all-state honors in the 4x800m indoor as a senior while leading team to a second place finish in the state ... All-Division in the 3000m ... All-Class C in the 4x400m and 1500m ... also played tennis and earned all-state honors as a freshman, sophomore, and senior ... the first male in school history to earn all-state honors in the fall, winter, and spring.

PERSONAL
Born December 9, 1989 ... enrolled as a pre-law and political science major in the College of Arts & Sciences ... the younger of Geeta and Prakash Chougule's two children.

PERSONAL RECORDS
INDOOR OUTDOOR
Event
Overall PR
Season-Best
Overall PR
Season-Best
1000m 2:37.63 - Beanpot (2/4/11) --- --- ---
1500m --- --- 4:12.67 - Raleigh Relays (4/25/10) ---
Mile 4:24.56 - BU Multi-Team (1/19/12) same --- ---
3000m 8:56.86 - Dartmouth Relays (1/8/12) same --- ---
5000m 15:01.70 - BU Terrier Classic (1/28/12) same 15:11.47 - New Englands (5/12/12) same
10,000m --- --- 32:22.32 - New Englands (5/14/11) 33:19.28 - Stonehill Skyhawk (4/14)
8K (XC) --- --- 25:47.1 - ACCs (10/29/11) same
10K (XC) --- --- 35:19.3 - Regions (11/12/11) same
Finishes Wins: 0 Top 3: 0 Top 5: 1 Top 10: 7

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