Andrew Catanese
Andrew Catanese
Height: 5-6
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Mechanicsville, Va.
High School: Atlee

PERSONAL-BEST 8K - 25:59.03 - Oshkosh/Brooks Invite - 10/19/2013

2013-14: Academic all-UAA.

2012-13: Finished seventh in the 3,000 steeplechase (9:44.14) at the UAA Outdoor Championships ... UAA all-academic for cross country, indoor and outdoor track & field.

HIGH SCHOOL: Three-time Virginia state cross country participant ... Team captain and four-year cross country letterwinner at Atlee High School ... Served as team captain and earned seven letters in track & field ... Earned all-state track & field honors in the 3,200 twice (2010 outdoor, 2011 indoor) ... Holds school records in the 3 mile (14:52), steeplechase (6:28), and distance medley relay ... Virginia state Wendy's High School Heisman winner ... Sportsbackers Athlete of the Year runner-up ... National Merit Scholar ... Valedictorian ... Lee Jackson Educational Foundation essay contest winner.

PERSONAL: Majoring in studio art ... Son of Michael and Anna Catanese.