Men's Cross Country

Mike Elnick
Mike Elnick
Year: Junior
Hometown: Merrick, NY
High School: Kellenberg Memorial

Collegiate Career Bests:
1500m - 4:06
1000m - 2:32
800m - 1:55
4x800-7:37 (4th All-Time)

Performance Highlights:

Opened collegiate cross country career at Dartmouth with a time of 27:02, then competed at the Central Connecticut State University Meet with a 16:03 5k ...  Started indoors with a 2:32 1k at the Terrier Invite, followed by a 1:55 800 at the Harvard Select Meet ...  Competed in the 800 and 4x800 at HEPS with times of 1:56.

Awards & Honors:

Catholic States Indoor Mile Champion, 4x800 Champion, Catholic States Outdoor 2nd place Mile; State Federation Indoor 4x800 2nd place; Two Time 4x800 All-American, Two Time 4xmile All-American; 2007 NIN 4xMile Champions.

High School: Ran 4:20 in the 1600 to qualify for the New York State Meet both indoors and outdoors.  Split 1:55 indoors to help his team run 7:47 in the 4x800, making it the 14th fastest time ever run.  Also split 1:53 outdoors to help his team earn All-American honors with a 4th place finish, running 7:44 ...  Helped his team win the 4x800 at the Millrose Games two years in a row and helped them earn 2nd in the Indoor New York State Federation Meet ... Also helped them earn 6th place in the Championship of America at the Penn Relays. 

Concentration: Economic

Personal: Enjoys playing/watching soccer ... Son of Bruce and Lisa Elnick. Has two brothers, William and Thomas, and one sister, Kathryn.