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 Chris Sacco

COLLEGE PR: 5k - 18:22; 6k - 22:17; 8k - 29:06; 10k - 36:30

2016-17: Ran a collegiate-best 5k of 18:22 (20th) at the Carolina Challenge ... Ran a season's best 29:56 (18th) at the Winthrop Adidas Invitational ... Ran 30:06 (97th) at the Asheville Invitational ... Improved to run 30:00 (26th) at the Front Runner Invitational ... Ran 30:04 (68th) at the Big South Championship.

2015-16: Ran a collegiate-best 6k of 22:17 at the Winthrop Early Season Challenge ... Ran an 8k of 29:47 at the Furman Classic ... Ran a collegiate-best 29:14 at the Asheville Invitational ... Ran 30:24 at the Upstate Invitational / Big South Preview Meet ... Ran 29:42 at the Disney Cross Country Classic ... Finished third for PC at the College of Charleston Invitational with a time of 29:21 ... Ran a PR of 29:06 at the Big South Championship ... Ran a 10k PR of 36:30 at the Southeast Regional Championship held at Panorama Farms.

2014-15: Improved to 18:35 at the Carolina Challenge ... Ran 31:13 at the 31st annual Eye Opener ... Finished in 31:51 at the Big South Preview Meet hosted by Gardner-Webb ... Ran  30:38 (86th) at the Upstate Invitational ... Ran a season's best 30:10 (76th) at the Disney Cross Country Classic ... Led the team for the first time at the Big South Championship, crossing in 30:45 (58th) ... Ran a 10k of 38:26 at the 2014 NCAA DI Southeast Regional in Louisville, Ky.

2013-14: Finished third for PC at the Carolina Challenge with a 5k time of 18:51 and 58th place finish ... Crossed the line in 31:03 to finish 13th at the Eye Opener ... Ran a 6k of 22:58 at the Asheville Cross Country Carnival ... Improved to run 30:29 at the Adidas/Winthrop Invitational to finish 37th ... Finished fifth for PC at the Royal Cross Country Challenge with a time of 30:31 ... Ran a 5k of 18:49 to finish 16th at the Francis Marion Invitational ... Finished fourth for PC at the challenging 2013 Big South Championship, hosted by VMI, with a time of 32:07 ... Ran a 10k of 37:56 at the 2013 NCAA DI Southeast Regional, hosted by Virginia, to finish fourth for PC.

HIGH SCHOOL: Ran five seasons at South Pointe High School for coaches Bob Jenkins and James Koterba … Earned team’s “Hardest working award” four times … Three-time team captain … Earned “Coaches Award” during cross country season … Ran 17:47 at the Class 4A Middle State and 17:50 at the State Championship as a senior … South Carolina Junior Scholar … Palmetto Fellow … Junior Marshall ... First runner from South Pointe to sign to a Division I program.

PERSONAL: Christopher Sacco was born on March 22, 1995 to Tom and Trish Sacco in Rock Hill, S.C. … Majoring in the Physics Dual Degree program.

Height: 5'10"
Weight: 145
Year: Senior
Hometown: Rock Hill, S.C.
High School: South Pointe H.S.
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