Updated: November 30, 2012
2012 Cross Country: Earned All-ACC accolades by finishing seventh at the ACC Championships with a time of 23:56.3 … Helped the Hokies claim the program’s first ACC team title … Finished third on the team at the NCAA Championships for 88th place (30:37.9) out of 245 runners … Helped the Hokies to a sixth place result at Pre-Nationals, finishing third best on the team in 63rd (24:10.4).
2012 Outdoor: Qualified for the NCAA East Preliminary Round in the 5000 meters, where he finished 15th in his heat and 25th overall (14:25.06) … Finished sixth at the ACC Championship in the 5000 meters (14:13.33) … Won the Wolfpack Last Chance Meet with a season best 5k of 14:02.86 … Turned in a season best 1500 meter time of 3:52.98 at the Roanoke Twilight to place sixth … Ran 14:07.71 in the 5k at the Colonial Relays … Earned team Rookie Award.
2012 Indoor: Placed ninth at the ACC Championship in the 5000 meters in a team best 14:31.19 … Ranked second on the team in the 3000 meters after running 8:09.37 at the SPIRE Division I Invitational … Clocked a season best mile of 4:11.11 while competing unattached at the VT Elite Meet.
2011 Cross Country: Competed in five meets on the season … Ran fifth on the team at the NCAA Southeast Regional Meet, finishing 54th in 31:33.7 for the 10k … Posted a season-best 8k time of 24:20.3 at the ACC Championships to place 30th overall and third on the team … Led the team at the Appalachian State Blue Ridge Open by finishing eighth in 25:18.5 ... Competed for the USA junior cross country team at the Bupa Great Edinburgh Cross Country International Challenge in Edinburgh, Scotland in January and finished eighth overall for the 6k in 20:21 ... Earned team Rookie of the Year Award.
High School: Earned three varsity letters in both cross country and track at Loudon County High School … Member of Virginia AA State runner-up team in 2011 for outdoor track … Ran on the state champion outdoor 4x800m relay in 2011 … Twice named team MVP in both cross country and track … Named Loudon County H.S. Male Athlete of the Year.
Personal: Born on August 8, 1993 in Manassas, Va. … Son of Shawn and Ellen Curtin … Has one brother and one sister … Plans to major in university studies.
Curtin's Collegiate XC Bests
|8k: 23:56.3, ACC Championship, 2012|
|10k: 31:33.7, NCAA Regional, 2011|
Curtin's Collegiate Track & Field Bests
|Mile: 4:11.11||1500m: 3:52.98|
|3000m: 8:09.37||5000m: 14:02.86|
|italics - denotes unattached|