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Zach Herriott
Zach  Herriott

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Kansas City, Mo.

High School:
Rockhurst

Last College:
Oklahoma

Event:
Cross Country/Distance

05/14/2015

Virginia Men Finish First Day of ACC Championships

Young places second in hammer throw

NCAA East Preliminary Qualifier: 10000m ('14, '15)
All-Southeast Region: XC ('13, '14, '15)
All-ACC: XC ('14)

2015 CROSS COUNTRY
• Earned all-region honors, placing 17th at NCAA Southeast Regional
• Placed 171st at NCAA Championships
• Finished 68th at ACC Championships
• Placed 10th at Virginia/Panorama Farms Invitational, fourth for UVA

2015 OUTDOOR
• Finished 14th in the 10000m at the NCAA East Preliminary Rounds
• Finished 4th in the 10000m at the ACC Championships
• Season-best time of 29:08.17 in the 10000m ranks third all-time at Virginia
• Had a season-best time of 14:17.03 in the 5000m

2015 INDOOR
• Did not compete

2014 CROSS COUNTRY
• All-ACC with 18th place finish at ACC Championships
• Earned All-Southeast Region honors with an 11th place finish at the NCAA Southeast Regional
• Virginia's top finisher (81st) at the NCAA Championships
• Finished seventh at the Virginia/Panorama Farms Invitational
• Finished 25th at the University of Washington Invitational

2014 OUTDOOR TRACK
• Finished 24th in the 10000m at the NCAA East Preliminaries
• Finished 10th in the 10000m and 27th in the 5000m at the ACC Championships
• Season-best 29:45.35 in the 10000m was the second-best freshman time in school history

2014 INDOOR TRACK
• Finished 7th in the 3000m and 12th in the 5000m at the ACC Championships
• Season-best 14:21.43 in the 5000m is the eighth-best time in school history

2013 CROSS COUNTRY
• Earned All-Southeast Region honors with an 18th place finish at the NCAA Southeast Regional
• Finished 29th at the ACC Championships
• Finished 93rd at the NCAA Championships

AT OKLAHOMA

2013 INDOOR TRACK
• Competed in the 3000m at the Nittany Lion Challenge and Tyson Invitational

2012 CROSS COUNTRY
• Did not compete

BACKGROUND
• 2010 & 2011 Missouri Gatorade Runner of the Year
• Named a 2011 Nike Cross Nationals All-American after he finished ninth at the NXN Championships with a 15:37.29 effort in the 5K
• 2010 Missouri Cross Country State Champion
• A three-time track All-State selection

PERSONAL
• Son of Mark Herriott, Susan Horton and Kim Herriott
• Has a younger sister, Morgan

PR's Outdoor Indoor
3000m -- 8:21.90
5000m 14:17.03 14:21.43
10000m 29:08.17 --

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