Seidel and Barber champs, Bamgbose racks up four All-ACC honors
Loeffel first team All-ACC in heptathlon; Morris second team in shot put
Junior finishes second in 10,000 meters; five advance to event finals
Notre Dame grabs three event titles and numerous top-five placements
Jacob Dumford places second in 1,500 meters on meet's first day
- 2014 ACC Indoor Distance Medley Relay Champion (track and field)
AS A SOPHOMORE: Competed in six meets during the cross country season ... placed first at the Crusader Invitational 4K (11:04.2) ... followed that performance with a second-place showing at the National Catholic Championship 5M (24:59.62) ... competed at the ACC Championships 8K and the NCAA Great Lakes Regional Championship 10K and finished 84th and 66th, respectively … earned a cross country monogram … competed in one meet during the indoor track season, finishing eighth in the mile at the Notre Dame Invitational (4:14.57) … competed in four meets during the outdoor slate … placed 11th in Section 7 of the 800 (1:56.49) at the Stanford Invitational … also placed second in Section 7 of the 1,500 meters at the same meet (3:51.57) … came in 32nd in the 1,500 at the Virginia Challenge … placed seventh in the 1,500 meters (3:50.35) and 14th in the 800 meters (1:52.70) at the Jesse Owens Track Classic … came in 13th in the preliminaries of the 1,500 at the ACC Outdoor Championships … earned a monogram.
AS A FRESHMAN:Competed in two meets during the cross country season ... took 10th out of 77 runners in the JV National Catholic Championship 5m (27:08) ... placed 35th out of 100 runners in the Notre Dame Invitational 8K (26:57.3) ... compiled an excellent indoor track & field season while competing in seven meets ... finished 20th of 36 runners in the preliminary 800m run at the ACC Indoor Championships ... was a key cog of the Irish's ACC champion indoor distance medley relay team.
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL: Graduated from Tom Rivers High School South in the spring of 2013 ... 12-time letterwinner in cross country and indoor and outdoor track & field ... an All-American in the distance medley relay at the national championships with a time of 10:16 ... had a the time of graduation the fifth-fastest mile in New Jersey state history with a time of 4:10.43 ... won the high school state championship during his junior year with a meet record time of 4:07.31 in the 1,600m ... a member of the National Honor Society ... full name is Christopher Michael Marco ... born in Tom Rivers, N.J. ... son of Thomas and Francesca Marco ... has one older brother, Thomas, and two older sisters, Amanda and Jessica ... sister Jessica runs cross country and track for Caldwell College ... enrolled in the Mendoza College of Business, majoring in Finance.