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Eddie Nicholas
Eddie Nicholas
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    Woodbury, CT
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Collegiate Personal Bests (TFFRS)

College Bests:

5K (XC): 14:58.7
6K (XC): 19:05.7
8K (XC): 25:21.8
10K (XC): 31:14.0
4.97 Mile (XC): 24:52.3

2022 Outdoor: Northeast Conference Most Valuable Performer...Northeast Conference Most Outstanding Performer (Distance)...All-Northeast Conference First Team (10,000m; 3,000m Steeple)...Set school record in the Steeplechase (8:47.11) at Princeton Elite Invitational...Won the 10,000 (31:11.56) and 3,000 Steeplechase (9:11.17) and placed 4th in the 5,000 (14:56.09) at the NEC Championships...Ran the 3,000 Steeplechase (9:05.97) at the NCAA East Prelims.

2021 Cross Country: Northeast Conference Most Outstanding Performer...All-Northeast Conference…Northeast Conference Academic Honor Roll…Won the NEC Championships (25:41.5)...Placed 6th at the ECAC/IC4A in 25:31.8

2021 Outdoor: All-Northeast Conference First Team (Steeple Chase)...Northeast Conference All-Rookie Team...Ran a personal-best 9:05.24 in the steeple chase at the IC4A/ECAC Championships...Won the 3,000m Steeple at the Northeast Conference Championships in 9:12.68 and placed 5th in the 5,000 meters (15:22.92)...Won the 1500 in 4:01.25 at CCSU Invitational...Ran a personal-best to win the 5,000 meters (14:34.21) at Yellow Jacket Invitational...Northeast Conference Academic Honor Roll.

2020-21 Cross Country: Northeast Conference Commissioner's Honor Roll...Northeast Conference Academic Honor Roll...All-Northeast Conference...Placed fifth at the NEC Championships, completing the 8K course in 24:52.3...Helped team to a second place finish.

2020-21 Indoor: Northeast Conference Academic Honor Roll

2020 Indoor: Won the silver in the 3,000 meter with a time of 9:10.79 at the Wagner Invite...Competed in three events at the NEICAAA Championships...Ran a personal best in the mile with a time of 4:25.76 at the BU Valentine Invite...Ran a personal best in the 5,000 meter (15:15.35) at the NEC Championships...Posted a best time in the 3,000 meter (8:38.09) at the Last Chance Qualifier.

2019 Cross Country: Ran a personal best in the 5K (15:23.2) at the CCSU Mini Meet...Posted a best time in the 8K (26:04.3) at the NEC Championship...Ran a best time in the 10K (31:14.0) at the NCAA DI Northeast Region Championships...NEC Fall Academic Honor Roll.

Before Central: Two-time state champion in 3200 meter run...Cross country state champion...All-New England cross country runner...Four-time Berkshire League Champion.

News Mentions

Men's Cross Country Takes Five All-NEC Selections, Two All-Rookie

After taking home their 11th NEC title the ​​Men's Cross Country team snagged five spots on the 2023 All-Northeast Conference team...

November 28, 2023

CCSU Men's Cross Country Runs To 13th Place Finish At NCAA Regionals

The Central Connecticut men's cross country team finished 13th at the NCAA Northeast Regional on Friday at Van Cortlandt Park in the Bronx, NY.

November 10, 2023