Mark Drago
Mark Drago
Year: So.
Hometown: Oak Park, Ill.
High School: Fenwick
Position: Mid Distance

2009: Ran a season-best time of 3:03.71 in the 1,000 at the Reebok Indoor Games (Jan. 30) ... finished with a time of 4:30.72 in the 1,500 at Brown (April 26) ... ran a personal-best time of 2:21.84 in the 800 at Holy Cross (April 18).

Before Holy Cross: Two-year varsity member of the cross country and track teams at Fenwick H.S. under head coaches John Polka and Dick Beebe ... qualified for the regionals and the state meet in 2005, 2006 and 2007 ... was president of the International Club and captain of the speech team ... member of National Honor Society ... won the Presidential Award in 2008.

Personal: Son of Joseph and Irene Drago ... both parents graduated from Holy Cross ... has one brother (Matthew) and one sister (Katherine) ... brother graduated from Holy Cross in 2007 and was a member of the rowing team ... majoring in Mathematics.