Matthew Talbot
Matthew Talbot
Year: Senior
Hometown: Garden City, N.Y.
High School: Regis
2007: Named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll ... placed fifth on the team and 73rd overall at the Patriot League Championship ... ran a time of 29:30 at the New England Championship ... finished sixth at the Jim Sheehan Classic (26:43) ... came in 16th at the Blue Devil Invitational (30:11) ... also ran at the Fordham Invitational, the Murray Keatinge Invitational and the Leopard Invitational. 2006: Selected to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll ... had the fourth-best time on the team at the NCAA Northeast Regional (36:49.4) ... came in 51st at the Patriot League Championship 29:46.7) ... ran a time of 28:29 at the New England Championship ... placed sixth at the Fitchburg Invitational (27:07) ... finished 15th at the Blue Devil Invitational (29:38). 2005: Named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll ... placed sixth on the team and 55th overall at the Patriot League Championship (28:23) ... finished fourth at the Fitchburg Invitational (27:11) ... came in 38th at the Central Connecticut Mini Meet (17:07) ... also ran at the Murray Keatinge Invitational (29:24.70) and the Connecticut College Invitational (28:12). Before Holy Cross: Varsity member of the cross country and track teams at Regis under head coach John Donodeo ... named team captain as a senior ... team qualified for state championship in 2005 ... named team MVP in 2002, 2003 and 2005 ... won the Coach's Award in 2004 ... earned the Varsity A Top Time Award in 2005 ... wrote for the school newspaper and sports publication. Personal: Son of Brian and Linda Talbot ... has one brother (Brendan) and two sisters (Lauren and Carolyn).