Peter Seufer

  • Peter
  • Seufer

  • Event
    Distance
  • Class
    Sophomore
  • High School/Other
    E.C. Glass
  • Hometown
    Lynchburg, Va.

Updated: May 13, 2017

2017 outdoor: Won gold in the 5,000 at the Hokie Twilight, finishing in 14:29.55 ... 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 fourth in the 5,000 meters at the Virginia Challenge, running the event in 13 minutes, 53.92 seconds - a lifetime-best mark ... Earned a top-12 finish in the 1,500 meters at the Tennessee Relays, finishing in 3:51.79 ... Also was a member of the winning distance medley relay team at that same meet, crossing the line in 9 minutes, 46.15 seconds ... Won the 1,500-meter race at High Point's VertKlasse Meeting with a time of 3:50.99.

2017 indoor: Competed in the 3,000- and 5,000-meter races at the ACC Championships, earning two top-10 finishes and recording personal-best marks in both events … Was awarded second-team All-ACC honors with his sixth-place finish in the 3,000 at the conference meet … Won the mile at the Virginia Tech Challenge, recording a personal-best mark of 4:07.11 … Finished second in the 5,000-meter run with a time of 14:17.65 at the Music City Challenge ... Ran a time of 8:10.26 in the 3,00-meter race at the Camel City Invitational ... Came in third in the mile at the Hokie Invitational with a time of 4:08.66.

2016 outdoor: Came in fifth in the 5,000 at the USA Junior Outdoor Championships with a time of 15:31.22 … Claimed 16th in the 5,000 at the NCAA East Regional in a time of 14:20.38 … Finished third in the 1,500 at the Hokie Twilight Qualifier with a time of 3:54.11 … Recorded a time of 14:16.02 in the 5,000 at the Payton Jordan Invitational to finish seventh in his section … Ran the 5,000 at the Bison Outdoor Classic in a time of 14:04.32 to finish second in the event.

2016 indoor: Redshirted.

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 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 … Son of Paul and Martha Seufer … Has two older brothers … Majoring in general engineering.

Seufer's Track and Field Career Bests

Indoor Outdoor

Mile - 4:07.11, VT Challenge (2017)

3,000m - 8:09.29, ACC Championships (2017)

5,000m - 14:09.24, ACC Championships (2017)

1,500m - 3:50.58, Colonial Relays (2016)

5,000m - 13:53.92, Virginia Challenge (2017)

10,000m - 29:21.49, ACC Championships (2017)

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