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    Halsey Merritt

    RS Senior

    Durham, N.C.

    High School:
    Cardinal Gibbons



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    Cozzarelli and Watkins take second place in their respective events


    Williams, Taylor Victorious at UCF Invitational

    Wolfpack picks up several first-place finishes at UNC and UCF


    Four Earn All-ACC Honors on Day Two of ACC Indoors

    Shepherd breaks the school record and claims ACC Championship in women's long jump.


    Chavis Sets School Record in Women's Weight Throw

    Lumberton native breaks own school record in the event.

    HALSEY MERRITT's Collegiate Bests
    Mile: 5:14.23
    3,000m: 10:13.12
    5,000m: 17:36.59
    1,500m: 4:23.47
    Steeple: 10:18.86
    5,000m: 16:47.41
    10,000m: 37:17.12

    2014 Outdoor Track and Field
    Set a personal-best mark in the 10,000m at the Wolfpack Last Chance Meet with a time of 34:53.42, shaving more than two minutes of previous best mark of 37:17.12.
    Competed at the Penn Relays (5,000m), the ACC Championships (10,000m) and Joe Hilton Invite (mile).

    2013-2014 Indoor Track and Field
    Set a personal best in the 3,000m at the Hokie Invitational with a time of 9:54.34.
    Also registered a personal-best in the mile at the Virginia Tech Elite Meet, clocking a time of 4:57.75.
    Set another personal-best mark in the 5,000m at the UCS Invitational with a mark of 17:11.16.

    2013 Outdoor Track
    • Competed twice in the 1,500m and once in the 10,000m
    • Top time in the 1,500m was 4:40.81 at the Duke Twilight Meet
    • Finished 18th in the 10,000m race at the ACC Championships in 37:17.12

    2012-13 Indoor Track
    • Clocked an indoor-best 10:13.12 and placed 12th in the 3000m at the Hilton Garden Invitational
    • Set an indoor-best 17:36.59 in the 5000m at the ACC Championships

    2012 Outdoor Track
    • Placed 12th in the 10,000m at the ACC Championships in a collegiate-best 36:06.47
    • Also competed in the 1,500m and 5,000m during the season

    2011-12 Indoor Track
    • Finished 18th in the 5,000m at the ACC Championships

    2011 Outdoor Track
    • Finished 13th in the 10,000m at the ACC Outdoor Championships in a collegiate-best time of 36:55.28
    • Placed second in Sect. II of the 5,000m at Raleigh Relays in a time of 17:29.26

    2010-11 Indoor Track
    • Competed in the mile, 3,000m and 5,000m during the indoor season

    2010 Outdoor Track
    • Redshirted the season

    2009-10 Indoor Track
    • Redshirted the season

    • Attended Cardinal Gibbons HS for coach Benny Morgan
    • Ran the mile at 5:16.50 and the 3,200m at 11:34.60
    • Won the 4x800m, 1,600m and 3,200m at the 2009 outdoor state championships
    • Three-time all-state in track
    • Third place in the 3,200m in 2008
    • Fourth place in the 1,600m and fifth in the 3,200m
    • Was fourth place in 1,600m and fifth place in 3,200m in 2007
    • Was two-time all-state in cross country
    • Finished in the top-10 of the state meet in 2006 and 2007
    • Finished fourth in the 2008 state meet
    • Team was cross country state champions in 2006-08
    • 2008 cross country team captain
    • Was track team captain in 2009
    • National Honor Society
    • N.C. Scholar
    • Majoring in biological sciences

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