Alex Sullivan
Alex  Sullivan

Hometown:
Northampton, Mass.

High School:
Northampton

Event:
Middle Distances

Year (I/O):
Jr./Jr.


• 2012-13 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll
• 2014 SEC Academic Honor Roll

2015: Ran the middle distances for the team… Indoor – finished 21st at the Armory Invite for the 1000, crossing in 2:29.39… that time is the seventh-fastest in program history for the event… finished fourth in the 800 at the Virginia Tech Invite, running a 1:55.02… ran his top mile time at the SEC Championship, finishing in 4:18.13… Outdoors – Did not compete.

2014: Indoors - Did not compete...Outdoors - ran the middle distances, with a focus on the 1,500 meters...won the Weems Baskin Invitational (4:01.40) and finished third at the Bill Carson Invitational (3:58.49)...turned in a personal-best effort at the Florida Relays with a 3:58.13 (30th)...finished 23rd at the SEC Outdoor Championships with a time of 4:07.29.

2013: Indoors, made just one appearance, a mile race at the Tiger Paw Invitational where he finished 33rd with a time of 4:26.56...Outdoors, primarily ran the 1,500m...ran a personal-best time of 4:00.34 at the SEC Outdoor Championships to finish 20th overall.

HIGH SCHOOL: Personal bests of 1:24 in the 600m, 1:56 in the 800m, 2:32 in the 1000m, 4:26 for the mile and 16:01 in the 5K while competing at Northampton High School in Northampton, Mass....three-time Western Mass. 1000m champion...two-time Western Mass. 800m champion...two-time PVIAC 1 mile champion...holds the school record for the 1000m and the 4x400m

PERSONAL: Member of the National Honor Society...lettered in golf in addition to track and cross country...intends to major in international business...son of Dennis and Karen Sullivan...one sibling, Griffin...father Dennis played golf at Fairfield University and brother Griffin is a member of the golf team at Stonehill College...also considered Richmond, American University, North Carolina and College of Charleston...Came to South Carolina for the warm weather, great track & field program, the top international business program and the amazing sports teams.

Indoor Personal Records
Mile
4:18.13 (2/27/15 SEC Indoor Championships)
1000m
2:29.39 (1/30/15 Armory Invitational)
800m
1:55.02 (1/17/15 Virginia Tech Invite)
Outdoor Personal Records
800m
1:55.11 (4/19/14 USC Outdoor Open)
1500m
3:58.13 (3/16/13 Hurricane Invite)
Mile
4:24.79 (3/22/14 Shamrock Invite)
3000m
9:07.79 (4/12/14 Bill Carson Invite)