Peter Seufer

  • Peter
  • Seufer

  • Class
    r-Sophomore
  • High School/Other
    E.C. Glass
  • Hometown
    Lynchburg, Va.

Updated: November 14, 2017

2017: Earned All-Southeast Region and All-ACC honors for the first time in his career … Finished ninth at the Southeast Regional (10K) with a time of 29:25.3 … Claimed seventh place at the ACC Championships … Ran the 8K course at the ACC meet in a time of 23:31.4 … Was second at the Adidas Pre-National Invitational (8K) with a career-best time of 23:10.4 … Came in 15th at the Louisville Sports Commission Classic (8K) with a time of 23:48.74 … Finished sixth at the Virginia Tech Alumni Invite (8K) in his first race of the season with a time of 25:11.6.

2016: Was diagnosed with mono prior to the Penn State meet and will miss the remainder of the season … Came in ninth at the Greater Louisville Classic with a time of 24:23.90 … Ran unattached and won the VT Alumni Invite in a time of 24:51.80 … The victory marked his first collegiate win … Ran unattached at the Hokie Invite (6K) and came in third overall with a time of 18:52.90.

2015: Came in 205th at the NCAA Championships with a time of 32:03.3 … Finished 40th at the NCAA Southeast Regional with a time of 30:42.7 … Was the ACC Freshman of the Year following his 34th place finish at the ACC Championships - the top finish among all true freshman … Ran that ACC meet in a time of 24:37.3 … Claimed 100th at the NCAA Pre-National meet with a time of 24:19.1 … Was 32nd at the Princeton Inter-Regional Invitational with a time of 24:32.50 … Ran unattached at the VT Alumni Invite and finished 18th overall with a time of 25:10.82.

High school: Six-time state champion ... Named the Class 4A Athlete of the Year by the Virginia High School League following his senior season … Won the 1,600- and 3,200-meter events at both the indoor and outdoor 2015 Virginia 4A state championship meets ... In cross country, qualified for the 2014 Foot Locker South Regional, running a personal-best 14:59 at the meet ... Qualified for the Foot Locker Nationals in San Diego and ran the course in 16:13, finishing 30th …Won the 2014 Virginia 4A State Cross Country Meet, as well as the 3,200 at the 2014 4A state outdoor track meet ... Owns personal-best times of 4:10 in the 1,600 and 9:10 in the 3,200.

Personal: Born Feb. 18, 1997 in Lynchburg, Virginia … Son of Paul and Martha Seufer … Has two older brothers … Major is finance.

Peter Seufer's XC Career Bests

6K: 18:52.90, Hokie Invite (2016)

8K: 23:10.4, Adidas Pre-National Invitational (2017)

10K: 29:25.3, NCAA Southeast Regional (2017)

italics = ran unattached