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Chris Foley
Chris  Foley

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Chantilly, Va.

High School:
Chantilly

Event:
Cross Country/Distance

08/30/2013

Cavaliers Open Cross Country Season With Victories at UVa Duals

Cavalier men and women both defeat Liberty and Radford

09/19/2012

Cross Country Star Looking to Peak in Sixth Year

By Jeff White (jwhite@virginia.edu)

09/19/2012

Cross Country Star Looks to Peak in Sixth Year

By Jeff White (jwhite@virginia.edu)

08/30/2012

Cross Country Opens Season at Virginia Tech Alumni Invitational Friday

Women's race starts at 6 p.m., men's race to begin at 6:45 p.m.

08/30/2012

Men's Cross Country Preview

Cavaliers look to bounce back after finishing sixth at ACCs in 2011

PRs: 1600m - 4:14.74, 2-mile - 9:09.75, 3000m- 8:14.41, 5000m - 14:03.67, 10000m - 30:04.09
NCAA East Preliminary Qualifier: 10000m ('11)
All-ACC: 5000m (I: '12)
All-ACC Academic:ITF ('12)
ACC Academic Honor Roll: ('10-'11, '11-'12)

2013 OUTDOOR
• Placed 13th in the 10000m at ACCs

2013 INDOOR
• Placed 11th in the 5000m and 26th in the 3000m at ACCs

2012 CROSS COUNTRY
• Ran at Panorama Farms Invite before missing rest of season due to injury

2012 OUTDOOR

• Did not compete

2011-12 INDOOR
• Earned silver in 5000m at ACCs
• Placed ninth in 3000m at ACCs
• Ran a PR of 14:03.67 in 5000m at Husky Classic

2011 CROSS COUNTRY
• Placed third at Panorama Farms Invite
• Finished 83rd at NCAA Southeast Regional

2011 OUTDOOR
• IC4A Champion in 10000m
• Placed 36th in 10000m at NCAA East Regional Preliminaries
• Finished 14th in 10000m at ACCs

2011 INDOOR
• Did not compete

2010 CROSS COUNTRY
• Competed at NCAA Southeast Regionals
• Placed 172nd at NCAA Championships

High School
• Indoor All-American in 3200m ('10)
• VHSL AAA State Champion in 3200m ('10)
• State runner-up in indoor 3200m ('10)
• Five-time all-state honoree
• Was fourth in VHSL AAA State XC Meet in 2009, 11th in 08
• Finished eighth at Penn Relays in 3000m
• Ranked No. 2 in Virginia in outdoor 3200m ('10)
• Top-ranked 2-miler in Virginia and fifth in the nation indoors ('10)

Personal:
• Full name is Christopher Adam Foley
• Son of Tom and Linda Foley
• Has one sibling, Eileen, 22
• Coached by Matt Gilchrist at Chantilly High School

More about Christopher:
• Favorite ice cream flavor: mint chocolate chip
• Favorite TV show: Modern Family
• Favorite subject: economics

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A 1985 graduate of UVA, White worked at the Richmond Times-Dispatch until July 2009. He was honored six times as the state's Sportswriter of the Year.

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