Alex Moran
Alex  Moran

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Pittsburgh, Pa.

High School:
Mt. Lebanon

Event:
Distance

Elig. (In/Out):
JR/JR


Last Updated:April 26, 2016

Redshirt Junior (2016)
Outdoor
• Finished fifth in the Collegiate Open section of the 1500 meter run at the Mount Sac Invitational (April 15), setting a new PR of 3:48.49. Also won his heat of the 1500 at the Long Beach Invitational (April 16
• Finished fifth in the 1500 meter run at the Battle of the Blues (March 31), setting a new PR of 3:50.32
• Made season debut at the Pac-12 vs. Big Ten Invite (March 26), finishing 11th in the 800 meter run in 1:53.11, while also competing in the 4x400 meter relay
Indoor
• Made his postseason debut by running the 1,200-meter leg of the distance medley relay at the Big Ten Championships (Feb. 26) to score with an eighth-place finish
• Set a new PR in the mile at the Iowa State Classic (Feb. 12), finishing fourth in his heat in 4:07.94
• Competed in the mile run at the Meyo Invitational (Feb. 6), finishing in a time of 4:11.46
• Ran the 800 meter run at the Vanderbilt Invitational (Jan. 29-30), finishing third in his heat in a new PR of 1:53.56, while also competing in the DMR
• Competed in the 1 Mile event in 4:09.02 at the Notre Dame Invitational (January 23)
• Finished seventh with a personal best time (4:08.07) in the mile race at the Commodore Invitational (Jan. 15).

Redshirt Sophomore (2015)

Outdoor
• Finished runner-up in the 1,500m run at the Toledo Collegiate Invitational (May 7-8), running 3:54.40
• Ran 3:57.62 in the 1,500m race at Gina Relays (April 24)
• Made his outdoor debut in the 1,500m race at UVA Challenge (April 17-18), running 3:52.37

Indoor
• Ran 1:57.11 in his 800m debut at U-M's Silverston Invitational (Feb. 21) to finish fifth
• Ran 4:21.03 to finish 11th in the mile at the Notre Dame Meyo Invitational (Feb. 7)
• Set a collegiate PR with his time of 4:14.66 in the mile run at the Doug Hansen Open (Jan. 23)
• Made his Wolverine debut at the Simmons-Harvey Invitational (Jan. 17), finishing 14th in the mile run (4:31.61)

Redshirt Freshman (2014)

Outdoor
• Did not compete in any meets

Indoor
• Did not compete in any meets

Freshman (2013)

Outdoor
• Redshirted

Indoor
• Redshirted
• At the Silverston Invitational (Feb, 16), competed unattached and finished 10th in the mile run (4:30.06)
• Competed unattached at the Simmons-Harvey Invitational (Jan. 19), finishing second in the 3,000-meter run (9:56.94)

Prep
• Graduated from Mt. Lebanon High School (2012)
• High Honor student
• Honor Roll member

Cross Country
• Four-time varsity letter winner (2008, '09, '10, '11)
• PIAA State Championship qualifier (2008)
• All-State finisher (2010, '11)
• Two-time Most Valuable Player by The Almanac
• Footlocker Regional participant (2010)

Track & Field
• Four-time varsity letterwinner (2009, '10, '11, '12)
• PIAA State Championship qualifier (2010, '11, '12)
• Two-time Western Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic League 1,600-meter champion (2011, '12) New Balance Indoor Emerging Elite Mile champion (2012)
• New Balance Outdoor Nationals participant (2011, '12)
• New Balance Indoor Nationals participant (2012)

Personal
• Enrolled in the School of Literature, Sciences and the Arts
• Majoring in biomolecular science
• Born March 7, 1994
• Son of James and Vickie Moran

COLLEGIATE BESTS

Event Time Date
800m (I) 1:53.56 1-30-16
Mile (I) 4:07.94 2-12-16
3,000m (I) 9:56.94 (UNA) 1-19-13
1,500m (O) 3:48.49 4-14-16
800m (O) 1:53.11 3-26-16

 



MGOBLUE