Crusaders Men's Cross Country BIO
G.Matthew Greco
Player Profile:
G.Matthew Greco 2288920
Year: Senior
Hometown: Lower Providence, Pa.
High School: La Salle College

• President of the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee

2015:
• Ran a season-best 8K time of 26:20 at the Paul Short Invitational.
• Also earned 8K times of 26:45 at the New England Championship and 27:23 at the Patriot League Championship.
• Ran 5 mile times of 27:31 at the National Catholic Championship and 27:36 at the IC4A Championship.
• Ran a 5K race in a time of 16:51 vs. New Hampshire and Providence.
• Competed in the 10K race at the NCAA Northeast Regional, finishing with a time of 34:32.
• Named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

2014:
• Ran career-best 8K time of 26:07.40 at the Patriot League Championship
• Also ran against New Hampshire 6K (24th, 20:03.60) and in the Nassaney Invitational 5K (34th, 16:55.30), National Catholic Championship (70th, 26:34.90), Central Connecticut Mini Meet 5K (67th, 15:59.61)
• Participated in the New England Championship (7th on team, 27:03.44), NCAA Northeast Regional 10K (191st, 33:33.97) and IC4A Championship 5 mile (55th, 27:25.80)

2013:
• Ran a season-best 8K time of 27:02 at the New England Championship
• Also ran in the National Catholic Championship (73rd, 28:07.00), the Patriot League Championship (79th, 28:12.63) and the NCAA Northeast Regional 10K (235th, 35:15.60)
• Earned Patriot League Rookie of the Week honors for the week of Oct. 7-13
• Named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll

Before Holy Cross:
• Three-year member of varsity cross country and indoor track teams and four-year member of the outdoor track and field team at La Salle College H.S.
• Captain of all three teams senior year
• First team All-Catholic for cross country and indoor track junior and senior seasons
• Second team All-District and second team All-Area for cross country junior and senior seasons
• First team All-Catholic in track and field junior season
• Indoor track team was 2013 Philadelphia Catholic League champions
• Track and field team was 2013 PCL champion and 2012 and 2013 District 12 champions
• Member of Student Council and National Honor Society

Personal:
• Son of Gary and Maria Greco
• Has one sister (Jackie)
• Majoring in Chinese and History

Greco's Top 8K Performances

Year Time Meet (Date)
2013 27:02 New England Championship (10/12)
2014 26:07.40 Patriot League Championship (11/1)