Paul Coulter
Paul Coulter
Height: 6-0
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Lakeville, Mass.
High School: Apponequet Regional
Position: Hurdles

2012: Competed in the 200, 55 hurdles, 60 hurdles, 110 hurdles, 4x100 relay and triple jump … set a season-best time in the 55 hurdles (8.36) at New Hampshire with Stonehill and Worcester State (Jan. 21) … posted career-best marks in the 200 (24.19) at the UMass Invitational (April 14), 60 hurdles (8.98) at the Patriot League Indoor Championship (Feb. 17), 110 hurdles (15.99) at the Patriot League Outdoor Championship (May 4) and triple jump (12.25m) at the first Holy Cross Invitational (April 21) … time in the 110 hurdles was a team-high for the season.

2011: Ran season-bests with times of 54.05 in the 400 meters at the BU Mini meet (Jan. 2), 8.61 in the 55 meter hurdles at the New Hampshire Quad-meet (Jan. 22), 17.73 in the 110 meter hurdles at the American International Invitational (April 2) and 1:00.64 in the 400 meter hurdles at the Brown Springtime Open (May 1) … posted a score of 11.68 meters in the triple jump at the New Hampshire Quad-meet (Jan. 22) … finished 13th with a 9.01 in the 60 meter hurdles at the Patriot League Indoor Championship preliminaries (Feb. 25).

Before Holy Cross: Four-year member of the varsity track and field team at Apponequet Regional H.S. ... team captain junior and senior seasons ... named MVP junior and senior seasons ... South Coast Conference All-Star junior and senior year ... Boston Globe All-Star senior year, Taunton Gazette All-Scholastic junior and senior seasons, and New Bedford Standard Times All-Star senior year ... member of National Honor Society.

Personal: Son of Scott and Diane Coulter ... has one brother (John) ... cousin Mary Welch Tsirch, uncle John Welch and cousin Lisa Welch attended Holy Cross ... majoring in Economics and Mathematics.


Coulter's Top Performances

Event Time/Dist Meet (Date)
200m 24.19 UMass Invitational (4/14/2012)
400m 54.65 Husky Spring Open (3/19/2011)
55m H 8.33 Maine (2/5/2011)
60m H 8.98 Patriot League Indoor Championshi (2/17/2012)
110m H 15.99 Patriot League Outdoor Championship (5/4/2012)
400m H 59.57 Holy Cross Invitational (4/26/2011)
Triple Jump 12.25m Holy Cross Invitational (4/21/2012)