Michael Pezzullo
Michael Pezzullo
Year: Senior
Hometown: East Greenwich, R.I.
High School: East Greenwich
Position: MDistance/XC

2011-12 (SENIOR): OUTDOOR: At the AIC Yellow Jacket Invitational, earned eighth in the 10,000m run (32:49.90)... At Holy Cross took eighth in the 5000m run (15:52.02)... At Brown's Springtime Open earned 18th in the 1500m run (4:13.30).

2010-11 (JUNIOR): INDOOR: Recorded a time of 9:10.78 in the 3000m run at the URI Sorlien Invitational.

2009-10 (SOPHOMORE): INDOOR: 15th in the one mile run and 11th in the 3000m at the Sorlien Invitational... Finished 5th in a time of 15:56.35 at the Rhody Open... Placed 41st in the 3000m run at the Giegengack Invitational... Placed 24th in the 3000m at the A-10 Championship in a time of 9:13.92. OUTDOOR: Finished 8th in the 3000m run at the Brown Invitational.

2008-09 (FRESHMAN): INDOOR: Recorded a seventeenth place finish in the 3000 meter run (9:12.28) at the Sorlein Tack and Field invitational...Placed tenth in the one mile run (4:41.36) at the URI Quad Invitational...Came in second place in the 3000 meter run (8:57.01) at the URI Invitational...Captured twenty-fifth in the one mile run (4:32.83) at the Amory Winter Games...Finished twentieth in the 3000 meter run (9:06.90) at the Atlantic-10 Indoor Championships. OUTDOOR: Took home tenth place in the 5000 meter run (16:03.53) at the Bryant Invitational...Placed thirty-second in the 1500 (4:21.89) and thirty-seventh in the 800 (2:11.49) at the UConn Alumni Track and Field Invitational.

HIGH SCHOOL: Member of the cross country, outdoor track, and indoor track teams... given the 2005 coaches award... received 2007 cross country most dedicated, academic all state, and all state... was awarded 2008 indoor track most dedicated, academic all state, and all state... member of a 2007 cross country state champion team.

PERSONAL: Born May 23, 1989... son of Anne Viens and Raymond Pezzullo... has two siblings, Matthew- 15 and Emily- 17... lists Steve Prefontaine and Wilma Rudolph as favorite athletles and the new York Yankees, Boston Celtics, New England Patriots, New England Revolution, and Boston Bruins as his favorite teams... hobbies include running, reading, hiking and camping in New Hampshire.