Alex

Campagna

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Year: Senior
Hometown: Bristol, R.I.
High School: La Salle Academy

Bio

Career Honors:
Patriot League Academic Honor Roll (2016, 2017, 2018).

2018 (Junior):

  • Finished 101st at the Patriot League Championships in an 8K time of 29:30.2 (10/27).
  • Opened the season with a 42nd-place finish against UNH and Providence, running a 5K time of 17:21.99 (9/1).
  • Had a season-best 8K time of 27:08.51, placing 74th at the UMass Dartmouth Invitational (9/15).
  • Placed 136th at the IC4A Championships in a 4.97-mile time of 26:01 (11/17).

2017 Cross Country:

  • Recorded a season-best time in the 8k (26:16) at the Paul Short Invitational. 
  • Also ran the five mile and posted a season-best time of 28:04 at the National Catholic Invitational.
  • In the 10k, Campagna hit a season-best time of 35:25 at the NCAA Division I Northeast Region Cross Country Championships.
  • Posted a season-best time in the 5k (16:39) at the UNH Cross Country Invitational.
  • Named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

2016 Cross Country:

  • Posted top 8k performance at the Paul Short Invitational with a time of 26:40.
  • Also ran the 8k in 27:23 at the Nassaney Invitational, 27:35.25 at the New England Championship, 27:31.50 at the Patriot League Championship and 28:38 at the IC4A Championship.
  • Ran the 5k versus New Hampshire and Providence in 17:08.
  • Ran the 10k at the NCAA Northeast Regional Championship in 35:25.35.
  • Ran the five mile in 28:51 at the National Catholic Invitational.
  • Named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

Before Holy Cross:

  • A two-year member of the varsity cross country team at La Salle Academy under head coach Ken Skelly, serving as team captain in 2016.
  • Named first team All-State (2016).
  • Team was New England Champion (2015 and 2016).
  • Held a personal record of 16:50 in the 5K.
  • Also was a three-year member of the varsity track and field team under head coach Vin McGinn, serving as team captain in 2016.
  • Named third team All-State (2016).
  • Team was indoor State Champion (2014, 2015 and 2016) and outdoor State Champion (2015).
  • Ran career-best times in the 3K (9:04), 1,500-meter (4:07) and 1K (2:40).

Personal:

  • Son of Fred and Diane.
  • Has one brother (Domenic) and one sister (Mia).
  • Majoring in Spanish and international studies. 

Campagna's Top Performances

Year Time Event Meet (Date)
2017 16:39 5k UNH Cross Country Invite (9/2)
2017 26:16 8k  Paul Short Invitational (9/29)
2017 35:25 10k Northeast Regionals (11/11)
2017 28:04 5 mile National Catholic Invitational (9/16)
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