Seamus Higgins
Seamus Higgins
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Randolph, N.J.
High School: Randolph
Position: Distance

Senior from Randolph, N.J. … 2014 graduate of Randolph High School … outstanding student who is majoring in finance… minor in computer information systems … Before Bentley: team captain of cross country, indoor track and outdoor track teams as a senior … earned three varsity letters in each sport … helped Randolph to indoor and outdoor track county championship as a senior …  Personal: age as of Sept. 1: 22 … son of Kevin and Maryellen Higgins … has one brother, Conor (25), and one sister, Molly (25) … Conor is a former Bentley track and cross country captain who graduated in 2014 … Molly ran cross country and track at Princeton … National Honor Society.

CROSS COUNTRY

2016: finished 26th overall and fourth among Bentley student-athletes in the NCAA East Regional (32:33.0) … was also 38th in the Northeast-10 Championships (26:48.6), 183rd in the New Englands (27:47.81) and 214th in the NCAA Championships (34:25.0) … received All-Academic honors from the USTFCCCA … 2015: was 38th overall, an improvement of 42 places over the prior season, in the Northeast-10 Championships with a 26:31.0 … that was eighth among Bentley runners … participated in a total of five meets … 2014: ran in five meets as a freshman … was 80th in the Northeast-10 Championships with Bentley’s ninth best time (31:03) … at the New Englands, had his team’s eighth best time, 27:27.2, and finished eighth in the JV race ... 53rd in the Shacklette Invitational, running a 30:49.5 in his collegiate debut.

TRACK

Bentley Rankings: 11th in indoor 5,000 (15:07.17, 2016 New Englands), 13th in outdoor 2-mile (9:53.59, 2015 Stonehill Skyhawk Invitational, converted from 3,000) … 2016-17: was eighth in the 3000 at the Northeast-10 indoor championships (8:51.41) and 10th in the 5000 at the NE10’s outdoors (15:39.84) …  was first in the 3,000 at the Stonehill Skyhawk Invitational (9:10.03) … 10th in 3,000 at indoor New Englands (8:42.48) … named to the May 2 Northeast-10 Weekly Honor Roll … 2015-16: fifth in the 3,000 at the indoor Northeast-10 Championships (8:48.20) … 12th in the 5,000 at the New Englands a week later (15:07.17) … during the outdoor portion of the schedule, was 16th in the 5,000 at the Northeast-10’s (15:36.43) and 21st in the same event at the New Englands (15:32.67) … 2014-15: in the Northeast-10 Championships, was 15th in the 5,000 outdoors (15:42.60) and 24th in the 3,000 indoors (9:20.98) … competed in six meets during both the indoor and outdoor seasons.

TFRRS Career History