Garrett

Fortin

GarrettFortinZoom
Sprints
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Silver Lake, N.H.
High School: Kennett

Bio

Career Honors:
Patriot League Academic Honor Roll (2016-2017, 2018-2019).

School Records:
200 meter dash (indoor) – 22.16 (BU Valentine Invitational, 2/9/19)

2019 Outdoor (Junior):

  • Placed 22nd at the New England Outdoor Championship in the 200, running a 22.26 (5/10).
  • Had personal bests in the 100 (11.04) and in the 200 (22.12) at the Patriot League Outdoor Championship (5/3-4).
  • Placed third at the Holy Cross Men’s Meet in the 200, running a 22.56 (4/23).
  • Placed fourth at the Holy Cross Invitational in the 100, running a time of 11.06 (4/20).

2018-2019 Indoor (Junior):

  • Broke an indoor school record in the 200m, running a 22.16, at the BU Valentine Invitational (2/9).
  • Placed 30th at the NEICAAA Indoor Championships in the 200, running a 23.01 (2/1).
  • Had a personal best in the 55m of 6.72 to finish second vs. UNH (1/19).

Recorded a personal best in the 400 at the Howlin’ Husky Invitational, running a 53.79 (12/8).

2017-2018:

  • Competed in the 55, 60, 100 and 200m dashes and ran the 4x100m relay for the Crusaders.
  • Recorded a new career-best time of 6.74 in the 55m (indoor) against New Hampshire.
  • Posted a season-best time of 7.26 in the 60m (indoor) at the Patriot League Indoor Track & Field Championships.
  • Set a new personal-best time of 11.04 in the 100m (outdoor) at the Patriot League Outdoor Track & Field Championships.
  • Recorded a personal-best time of 22.28 in the 200m at the Boston University David Hemery Valentine Invitational.

2016-2017:

  • Competed in the 55, 60, 100 and 200-meter dashes and was a member on the 4 x 100-meter Relay team (Led the Crusaders in the 200-meter event).
  • Posted season-best times in the 55-meter dash (6.83) at the UNH vs Holy Cross Meet (1/21), the 60-meter dash (7.19) at the Boston University Season Opener (12/3), the 100-meter dash (11.41) at the Holy Cross Men’s Meet (4/24) and the 200-meter dash (22.72) at the Holy Cross Men’s Meet.
  • Placed sixth in the 200-meter dash (22.98) at the BU Season Opener.
  • Finished third in the 4 x 100-meter Relay (43.61) at the Stonehill Skyhawk Invite (4/29).
  • Qualified for and finished eighth in the 4 x 100-meter Relay (43.53) in the Patriot League Outdoor Track & Field Championships (5/5).
  • Named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

Before Holy Cross:

  • A four-year member of the track and field team at Kennett High under head coach Bernie Livingston, serving as team captain his senior year.
  • Qualified for New England’s (junior and senior year), earning both the Principal and Coach’s award his senior year.
  • Ranked the third best 200-meter runner in New Hampshire, setting a school record of 44.61 in the 4x100m relay.
  • Posted personal best time in the 200m (23.04) and the 400m (53.3).
  • Also spent one season on the varsity golf team and two years on the varsity Nordic skiing team.
  • A member of the National Honor Society.

 Personal:

  • Son of Richard and Jane Fortin.
  • Has one brother (Liam).
  • Majoring in political science and economics. 

Fortin's Top Performances

Year Event  Time/ Dist.  Meet (Date)
2019 55m (indoor) 6.72 UNH vs Holy Cross (1/19
2019 100m (outdoor 11.04 Patriot League Outdoor Track & Field Championships (5/3)
2019 200m (outdoor) 22.12 Patriot League Outdoor Track & Field Championships (5/3)
2018 55m 6.74 New Hampshire vs. Holy Cross (01/20)
2016 60m 7.19 Boston University Season Opener (12/03)
2018 100m 11.04 Patriot League Outdoor Track & Field Championships (05/04)
2018 200m 22.28 Boston University David Hemery Valentine Invitational (02/09)

View Full Bio