Crusaders Men's Track & Field BIO
Bryan Gallagher
Player Profile:
Bryan Gallagher 2288921
Position: Mid-Distance
Year: Junior
Hometown: Littleton, Mass.
High School: Concord Academy

2015-2016:

  • Competed in 800m, 1,000m, 1,500m, one-mile and 3,000m runs
  • Recorded career-high times in the 800m (1:58.80) at the David Hemery Valentine Invitational (2/12), in the 1,000m (2:35.97) at the Joe Donahue Games (1/22), in the 1,500m (4:12.28) versus Rhode Island and Worcester State (4/27), in the one-mile (4:36.06) at Central Connecticut Invitational (4/2) and in the 3,000m (9:18.34) at the Jay Carisella Invitational (12/13)
  • Also ran as a member of the 4,000m distance medley team, 4x400m and 4x800m relay teams
  • Ran as a part of the 4,000m distance medley team that recorded a team-best time of 10:26.53 at the Patriot League Indoor Championship (2/19)

2014-2015:  

  • Competed in the 800, 1,000 and 1,500-meter and one mile runs
  • Also competed on the 4x400 and 4x800-meter relay teams
  • Ran season-high times in the 800 (2:00.96) at the Brown Springtime Open, in the 1,000 (2:43.87) at the Joe Donahue Games, the 1,500 (4:17.17) at the Holy Cross Classic and one mile (4:43.41) versus Maine.

2013-2014:

  • Ran season-best 8K time of 27:22.24 at the UMass Dartmouth Invitational
  • Also ran against New Hampshire 6K (41st, 21:08.50) and in the Central Connecticut Mini Meet 5K (JV, 15th, 16:41.98) and IC4A Championship 5 mile (128th, 29:49.30).

Before Holy Cross:

  • Three-year member of the cross country team at Concord Academy
  • Named 2013 Eastern Independent League All-Star and Boston Globe All-Scholastic in 2013
  • Two-year member of the track & field team, competing in mid distance/throw
  • Set school record in 4 x 400 meter relay during senior year
  • Came in third place in the 800 meter at 2014 Odell Championships
  • Placed eighth in 2014 NEPSAC Division III Championship in 800 mete
  • One year member of track & field at Littleton High School
  • Competed in sprints/mid distance/throws
  • Was the fastest 400 meter runner as a freshman, running 59.08 at 2011 Massachusetts State Championships
  • Played lacrosse for one season
  • Member of the Cambridge Sports Union track & field/cross country club team.

Personal:

  • Son of Joseph and Judith Gallagher
  • Uncle, Kenneth (class of ’79) ran track & field, competing in the long jump
  • Cousins Brendan (class of ’07) and Matthew Webb (class of ’11) both played men’s ice hockey for Holy Cross
  • Majoring in English and studio art.

Gallagher’s Top Performances

Event

Time

Meet (Date)

800m

1:58.80

David Hemery Valentine Invitational (2/12/2016)

1,000m

2:35.97

Joe Donahue Games (1/22/2016)

1,500m

4:12.28

Rhode Island and Worcester State (4/27/2016)

1-Mile

4:36.06

Central Connecticut Invitational (4/2/2016)

3,000m

9:18.34

Jay Carisella Invitational (12/13/2015)