Crusaders Men's Track & Field BIO
Thomas Kalantzakos
Player Profile:
Thomas Kalantzakos 2290177
Position: Mid-Distance
Year: Junior
Hometown: Andover, Mass.
High School: Andover

2015-2016:

  • Competed in 400m, 800m and 1,000m runs
  • Posted career-best times in the 800m (1:58.78) versus Rhode Island and Worcester State (4/27) and in the in the 1,000m (2:41.11) at the Joe Donahue Games (1/22)
  • Recorded a season-best time in the 400m (53.32) at the Central Connecticut Invitational (4/2)
  • Named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll
2014-2015:  
  • Competed in the 800 and 1,000-meter and one mile runs
  • Also competed on the 4x400 and 4x800-meter relay teams
  • Ran season-best times in the 800 (2:01.07) at the Holy Cross Invitational, in the 1,000 (2:43.23) at the Joe Donahue Games and the one  mile (5:07.11) versus Maine.

Before Holy Cross:

  • A three-year member of the varsity cross country team at Andover High School under head coach Leo Lafond
  • Recorded personal-best time of 17:42 in the 5K
  • Ran two years of varsity track under head coach Peter Comeau
  • Registered career-best times of 2:05 in the 800m and 2:46 in the 1,000m
  • Also was a two-year member of the varsity baseball team
  • A member of the National Honor Society

 Personal:

  • Son of John and Cheryl Kalanatzakos
  • Has one brother, Timm
  • Majoring in Biology

Kalantzakos’s Top Performances

Event

Time

Meet (Date)

400m

53.32

Central Connecticut Invitational (4/2/2016)

800m

1:58.78

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

1,000m

2:41.11

Joe Donahue Games (1/22/2016)

1 Mile

5:07.11

Maine (2/7/2015)