KINGSTON, R.I. - Alexander McGrainer has been named a member of the Atlantic 10 Men's Track & Field Academic All-Conference team, announced this morning by the league office.
The Seneca, New Jersey native finished third in the 1000m run (2:31.57) at the 2016 Atlantic 10 Indoor Track & Field Championship. He set a new personal best and also posted the second fastest time in program history in the 1000m run (2:25.79) with a seventh place finish at the IC4A Championships.
The junior is majoring in communication studies and has a complied a 3.87 GPA.
The Rams will begin the outdoor track & field season on April 1-2. The team will be competing in a trio of events with team members participating at the Colonial Relays, the Florida Relays or the Bryant Invitational.
Men's Academic All-Conference Team
- Patrick Rollo, Davidson
- Daniel Samet, Davidson
- Logan Besougloff, George Mason
- Stuart Lampen-Crowell, George Mason
- John Seals, George Mason
- Ryan Tucker, George Washington
- Paolo Tavares, Massachusetts
- Alex McGrainer, Rhode Island
- David Dorsey, Saint Joseph's
- Jack Magee, Saint Joseph's