Ashkan Mohammadi

  • Ashkan
  • Mohammadi

  • Event
  • Class
  • High School/Other
    South Lakes
  • Hometown
    Reston, Va.

Updated: May 31, 2017

2017 outdoor: Attended the NCAA East Preliminary Rounds to compete in the 1,500-meter run ... Earned a personal-best time in the 1,500-meter prelims at the ACC Championships, qualifying for the finals with a time of 3:46.15 ... Also competed in the 1,500 at both the VertKlasse Meeting and the Virginia Challenge during the regular season ... Placed sixth in the 800 at the Hokie Twilight meet, finishing the race with a time of 1:54.93 ... Participated in the Men's 4xMile Championship of America Invitational at the Penn Relays, earning a fourth-place finish with a school-record time of 16:28.70 ... Placed ninth in the 5,000 at the Tennessee Relays, finishing with a personal-best time of 14:30.30.

2017 indoor: Competed in the mile and 3,000-meter events at the ACC Championships, finishing with a career-best time in the 3,000 (8:20.39) … Earned sixth place in the 1,000 meters at the Virginia Tech Challenge, finishing in 2:26.80 – a new personal-best mark in the event … Raced to a fifth-place finish in the mile at the Music City Challenge, recording a time of 4:11.13 ... Placed second in the mile at the Doc Hale VT Elite Meet with a personal-best time of 4:09.88 ... Came in second in the 3,000 at the Hokie Invitational with a time of 8:27.99 … Was fourth in the 1,000 at the Virginia Tech Invitational with a time of 2:29.96.

2016 outdoor: Ran the 1,500 twice, with a season-best time of 3:53.08 coming at the Radford Invite where he placed second.

2016 indoor: Ran the 3,000 and mile at ACC Championships … Ran a season-best time of 8:43.36 in the 3,000 at the conference meet … Recorded a season-best time of 4:10.97 in the mile at the Iowa State Classic … Was a member of the second-place DMR team at the Virginia Tech Challenge.

2015 outdoor: Set a personal record in the 800-meter race with a time of 1:54.91 at the Virginia Challenge ... Improved to set a new personal-best time of 3:49.28 in the 1,500-meter run at the ACC Championships ... Competed in the 5,000-meter run twice, including the Raleigh Relays and ACC Championships ... Participated in the 4,000-meter medley at the Tennessee Relays.

2015 indoor: Ran a personal-best mile time of 4:10.57 at the ACC Championships.

2014 outdoor: Posted personal bests in the 1,500 (3:55.98), 3,000 (8:38.36) and 5,000 (15:16.28).

2014 indoor: Redshirted.

High school: Earned one letter in soccer, three in track and three in cross country at South Lakes … All-district and all-region selection in the 1,600 meters …. All-state selection in the 4x800 … All-district selection in cross country.

Personal: Born May 5, 1995 … Son of Houshang Mohammadi and Amy Sharafi … Has two siblings, Shab and Shirin … Majoring in aerospace engineering.

Mohammadi's Track and Field Career Bests

Indoor Outdoor

800m - 1:55.09, Marshall Invitational (2015)

Mile - 4:09.88, Doc Hale VT Elite (2017)

1,000m - 2:26.80, VT Challenge (2017)

3,000m - 8:20.39, ACC Championships (2017)

800m - 1:54.91, VT Challenge (2015)

1,500m - 3:46.15, ACC Championships (2017, prelims)

3,000m - 8:38.36, Colonial Relays (2014)

5,000m - 14:30.30, Tennessee Relays (2017)