Andrew Goldman

  • Andrew
  • Goldman

  • Event
    Distance
  • Class
    r-Junior
  • High School/Other
    Herndon
  • Hometown
    Herndon, Va.

Updated: May 31, 2017

2017 outdoor: Qualified for the 1,500-meter finals at the ACC Championships, placing ninth with a time of 3:48.50 ... Also ran the 1,500 at three different meets during the regular season, notching a personal-best time of 3:47.33 at the Virginia Grand Prix ... Recorded a career best in the 800 at the Hokie Twilight meet, finishing the race in 1:55.70 for eighth place ... Competed in the 5,000 meters at the Tennessee Relays, finishing 18th.

2017 indoor: Competed in the men’s mile and 3,000-meter race at the ACC Championships, earning a personal-best time of 4:08.87 in the mile … Finished ninth in the 1,000 meters at the Virginia Tech Challenge, recording a personal-best time of 2:29.81 … Placed ninth in the 3,000-meter race at the Camel City Invitational ... Ran the mile at both the Hokie Invitational and the Virginia Tech Invitational, collecting top-five finishes at both meets.

2016 outdoor: Recorded a personal-best time of 14:31.08 in the 5,000 at the Bison Outdoor Classic … Had a personal record at the Colonial Relays in the 1,500, finishing in 3:52.60 … Placed 10th in the 800 at the Radford Invite with a time of 1:55.97 – a personal best … Finished second in the 5,000 at the Hokie Twilight.

2016 indoor: Ran a personal-best time of 8:12.30 in the 3,000 at the Iowa State Classic … Ran the 3,000 at the ACC Championships … Placed fourth in the 3,000 at the Camel City Invite … Was a member of the second-place 4x800 relay at the Virginia Tech Challenge.

Prior to Tech: Spent a year at the University of Virginia before transferring to Virginia Tech.

High School: Ran for coach Peter Sherry at Herndon High … Earned all-region (6A North) honors in cross country … Was a two-time state champion in the 3,200-meter event ... Won both the indoor and outdoor state championships at that distance in 2014 ... Holds personal-best times of 4:12 in the mile, 9:11 in the 3,200, and 14:44 in the 5,000 … In cross country, his best time was 15:54 at the Nike Southeast Regional.

Personal: Born Oct. 28, 1995 … Son of Keith and Lisa Goldman … Has two brothers, one older and one younger … Has declared both computer science and math as his majors.

Goldman's Track and Field Career Bests

Indoor Outdoor

Mile - 4:08.87, ACC Championships (prelim, 2017)

1,000m - 2:29.81, VT Challenge (2017)

3,000m - 8:12.30, Iowa State Classic (2016)

800m - 1:55.70, Hokie Twilight (2017)

1,500m - 3:47.33, Virginia Grand Prix (2017)

5,000m - 14:31.08, Bison Outdoor Classic (2016)