Michael

Andre

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Mid-Distance
Year: Senior
Hometown: Feeding Hills, Mass.
High School: Agawam

Bio

• A 360 Leader in the Holy Cross Leadership Academy.
• A member of the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee

2015-2016:

  • Competed in the 400m, 800m, 1,000m, 1,500m and one mile runs
  • Also competed as part of the 4x800m and 4x400m relay teams
  • Recorded career-best times in the 400m (54.11) at Maine (2/6), in the 800m (1:54.38) at the NEICAAA Indoor Championship (2/16), in the 1,000m (2:31.90) at the Joe Donahue Games (1/22), in the 1,500m (3:57.70) at the Patriot League Outdoor Championship (5/6) and in the one mile (4:27.38) versus New Hampshire (1/16)
  • His time of 3:57.70 in the 1,500m ranked a team-best
  • Ran as part of the 4x800m relay team that ran a team-best time of 7:34.33 at the Patriot League Indoor Championship on 2/19 and notched a fourth-place finish
  • Named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll

2014-2015:  

  • Competed in the 500, 800 and 1,000-meter and one mile runs
  • Also competed on the 4x400 and 4x800-meter relay teams
  • Ran  career-high times in the 800 (1:54.27)  at the New England Indoor Championship, in the 1,000 (2:29.31) at the Valentine Invitational and the one mile (4:28.57) versus New Hampshire
  • Ran season-best time in the 500 (1:09.30) versus Maine. 

2013-2014:

  • Ran in one mile, 800, 1000, 4 x 400, 4 x 800 and 4000 distance medley relay
  • Ran season-best time in one mile (4:28.92) at Harvard Season Open (Dec. 7)
  • Career-best time in 800 meter (1:56.80) at Patriot League Outdoor Championship (May 2) and 2:00.97 in the Joe Donahue Games (Jan. 24)
  • Ran season-best times in 1000 meter (2:30.82) at New England Championship (May 8)
  • Member of 4 x 800 relay team who ran season best-time of 7:35 at New England Championship (May 10)
  • Member of 4000 meter distance medley team who recorded team season-best time of 10:16 at the Colonial Relays (April 5).

Before Holy Cross:

  • A four-year member of the varsity cross country team at Agawam High School under head coach Bob Dillon, serving as team captain in 2012
  • Named first team  All-Western Mass.
  • Also was a four-year member of the varsity track and field team under head coach, Daniel Price, serving as team captain in 2012 and 2013
  • Received first team All-Western Mass. Recognition, setting the school records in the 4x400m relay, 4x800m relay, 600m, 800m, one-mile, two-mile and 1,000m runs
  • Finished sixth at the All-State meet in the 1,000m race and was the 1000m and 800m Western Mass. Champion
  • Served as a member of the National Honor Society

Personal:

  • Son of Michael and Maria Andre
  • Has two brothers (Chris and Anthony) and one sister (Cassie)
  • His cousin, John Curto, graduated from Holy Cross (Class of 2008)
  • Majoring in psychology

Andre's Top Performances

Event

Time

Meet (Date)

400m

54.11

Maine (2/6/2016)

800m

1:54.38

NEICAAA Indoor Championship (2/16/2016)

1,000m

2:31.90

Joe Donahue Games (1/22/2016)

1,500m

3:57.70

Patriot League Championship (5/6/2016)

1 Mile

4:27.38

New Hampshire (1/16/2016)

 

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