Russell

Abbott

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Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Wilmington, Mass.
High School: Wilmington

Bio

2017-18 Track & Field:

  • Recorded personal-best long jump (outdoor) of 6.41m at the Holy Cross Invidational 
  • Posted a personal-best long jump (indoor) of 5.88m at the 2017 Husky Indoor Individual
  • Recorded personal-best triple jump (outdoor) of 11.96m at the Black & Gold Invidational
  • Tailed personal-best triple jump (indoor) of 12.39m at the Boston University Season Opener
  • Competed in the 2018 Patriot League Outdoor Track & Field Chamionships (long jump)

Before Holy Cross:

  • A three-year member of the varsity outdoor track & field team under head coach Michael Kinney
  • Received the MVP Award in 2017
  • Named a League All-Star in the triple jump
  • Recorded personal-best long jump with 20’3” (2017) and triple jump with 40’8” (2017)
  • Also played varsity basketball and soccer 
  • Served as the class president (2013-2017)
  • Member of the Rotary Interact Board (2013-2017) and the National Honor Society

Personal:

  • Plans to major in economics
  • Has two brothers (Zachary and Thomas)

Abbott's Best Performances:

Year Time/Mark Event Meet (Date)
2018 6.41m Long Jump (outdoor)  Holy Cross Invitational (04/21)
2017 5.88m Long Jump (indoor) Husky Indoor Invitational (12/09)
2018 11.96m Triple Jump (outdoor) Black & Gold Invitational (3/31)
2017 12.39m Triple Jump (indoor) Boston University Season Opener (12/02)

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