Thomas Day

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Haddam, Conn.

High School:
Haddam Killingworth

Event:
Distance

Major:
Physics

Thomas  Day

05/15/2016

Leopards Earn All-East Status in Two Events

Women’s 4x400 relay team, McGriff each crack top eight at ECAC/IC4A meet

05/11/2016

Male 1913 Trophy Nominees Unveiled

West, Coniglio, Grewal and Day on the ballot for top athlete

05/07/2016

Benko, McGriff Claim Patriot League Titles

Leopards earn medals in five events on day two of conference meet

05/05/2016

PL Outdoor Championships Begin at Bucknell on Friday

Lafayette ranks near conference leaders in several events heading into two-day meet

05/03/2016

14 Student-Athletes Lauded at Honors Convocation

Men's track leads way with four honorees at All-College event

04/11/2016

Track & Field Dual Meet vs. Lehigh

Photos by Hana Isihara

03/26/2016

Lafayette 7-Way Meet

3/26/16 - Photos by Rick Smith and Lafayette Athletic Communications

* Currently ranks No. 4 all-time in the 3,000m steeplechase, No. 9 in the indoor 5000m and No. 10 in the indoor 3000m

2015-2016: Selected as a captain for the cross country and track & field teams.

2014-2015: Chosen as a co-captain for the cross country team...placed fifth in the 3,000m steeplechase and seventh with the 4 x 800m relay team at the Outdoor Patriot League Championships...won the steeplechase at the Lafayette-Lehigh Dual Meet...member of the indoor distance medley relay foursome that placed eighth at the Patriot League Championships.

2013-2014: Ran as Lafayette’s No. 1 runner for most of the cross country season...placed sixth in the 3,000m steeplechase at the Outdoor Patriot League Championships...member of the 4 x 800m relay team that placed eighth at the Indoor and Outdoor Championships...finished 15th in the 3,000m at the Indoor Championships...earned a spot on the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll for both Cross Country and Track & Field.  

High School:  Qualified for the Connecticut State Open as a senior.

Personal Bests:
800m: 2:00.55 (at Lehigh – 1/25/16)
1500m: 4:02.65
Mile: 4:20.32 (at Lehigh – 1/25/16)
3000m: 8:31.93 (Armory Invitational – 2/6/16)
3000m Steeplechase: 9:15.35 (Larry Ellis Invitational – 4/23/16)
5000m: 15:00.13 (Patriot League Championship – 2/21/16)
8k Cross Country: 25:31