Alex Whittaker
Alex Whittaker
Year: So.
Hometown: Laurel, Maryland
High School: Mount Saint Joseph High School
Position: Distance
Major: Undeclared
Residential College: Trumbull

Collegiate Bests: 

800 meters: 1:55.44

1,000 meters 2:33.81

1500 meters: 4:06.99

5K (xc): 15:52.2

6K (xc): 19:57.2

8K (xc): 26:53.4

High School Bests:

800m 1:55.4

1,600m 4:21

3,200m 9:32.5
2018-2019: In cross country competed at the Fordham Fiasco… Competed at the Harvard-Yale-Princeton tri-meet finishing 21st… Ran an 8K personal best of 26:53.4 in the Men’s Open Race at the Paul Short Invitational…Finished 9th in the sub-varsity race of the CCSU Mini Meet running 15:52.2 in the 5K. In indoor track competed in the 800 meters at the Yale-Dartmouth-Columbia tri-meet finishing sixth…  Ran the 1,000 meters and a leg of the 4x400 meter relay at the Harvard-Yale-Princeton tri-meet… Ran two personal bests at the David Hemery Valentine Invitational in both the 800 meters and the 1,000 meters recording a 1:55.44 in the 800 meters and a 2:33.81 in the 1,000 meters… Competed in the 800 meters at the Ivy League Indoor Track and Field Championships and ran a leg of the scoring 4x880 yard relay.
2017-2018: In indoor track competed in the 800 meters at the David Hemery Valentine Invitational running a 1:58.86. In outdoor track competed in the 800 meters at the Mark Young Invitational… Ran a 1500 meter personal best of 4:06.99 at the Harvard-Yale Match… Ran a personal best of 1:56.58 in the 800 meters at the Yale Springtime Invitational.
High School: Led team to Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association A Conference cross country and track titles in his junior and senior year... Named All-MIAA athlete for both years... Named part of the All-metro first team by the Baltimore Sun in 2016 cross country season... Competed on school's Distance Medley Relay Team at New Balance Nationals Outdoor 2017.