Jack Joyce

  • Jack
  • Joyce

  • Event
    Distance
  • Class
    r-Sophomore
  • High School/Other
    Briar Woods
  • Hometown
    Ashburn, Va.

Updated: May 31, 2017

2017 outdoor: Earned a top-10 finish in the 5,000-meter run at the ACC Championships, crossing the line in 14 minutes, 17.79 seconds ... Ran the 5,000 at both the Virginia Challenge and the Tennessee Relays during the regular season, finishing with a personal-best time of 14:17.40 at the Virginia Challenge ... Also competed in the 1,500 at both the Virginia Grand Prix and the VertKlasse Meeting, notching a career-best time of 3:47.79 at the Virginia Grand Prix.

2017 indoor: Earned two top-12 finishes in the 3,000- and 5,000-meter runs at the ACC Championships, recording personal bests in both events … Ran the 1,000 at the Virginia Tech Challenge, finishing in seventh place with a personal-best time of 2:28.26 … Competed in the 5,000-meter race at the Music City Challenge, placing 11th overall with a time of 14:38.98 ... Placed third in the 3,000-meter race with a time of 8:18.56 at the Camel City Invitational ... Ran the mile at both the Hokie Invitational and the Virginia Tech Invitational, finishing fifth and fourth, respectively … His time of 4:10.67 at the Hokie Invitational was a personal best.

2016 outdoor: Competed unattached in the 800 and 1,500 at the Radford Invite.

2016 indoor: Ran the mile unattached at the Doc Hale VT Elite Meet.

High school: Captain of the cross country team … Holds the school record in the 1,600- and 3,200-meter events … Earned All-Class 5A honors in both events as a senior … Honorable mention All-Met selection as a senior by The Washington Post … Finished third in the 3,200 at the Group 5A state meet his senior season (9:23.94) … Came in 12th in the 1,600 at the Group 5A state meet as a senior (4:36.74) … Won the Class 5A North Region title in the 1,600 his senior season … Was the conference 14 champion in the 1,600 and the 3,200 as a senior … … Holds a personal best of 9:23 in the 3,200 and 4:19 in the mile.

Personal: Born April 16, 1997 … Son of Sean and Julianne Joyce … Has an older sister, Jessica, and a younger sister, Jenna … Spent his first semester of college at William and Mary … Majoring in business, with plans to have a career in law.

Joyce's Track and Field Career Bests

Indoor Outdoor

Mile - 4:10.67, Hokie Invitational (2017)

1,000m - 2:28.26, VT Challenge (2017)

3,000m - 8:16.04, ACC Championships (2017)

5,000m - 14:32.94, ACC Championships (2017)

800m - 1:59.12, Highlander Invitational (2016)

1,500m - 3:47.79, Virginia Grand Prix (2017)

5,000m - 14:17.40, Virginia Challenge (2017)

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