Zach Campo
Zach Campo
Year: FR
Hometown: Wakefield, R.I.
High School: South Kingstown
Position: MDistance

2012-13 (FRESHMAN): OUTDOOR: Contributed to the team that finished seventh in the 4x800m relay (7:40.40) at the IC4A Championship. Also helped break a 15-year old school record in the 4x800m trials (7:33.59)… Finished sixth in the 800m run (1:54.22) at the Atlantic 10 Championship… Was a member of the team that finished 12th out of 41 in the Spring Medley Championship of America (3:23.30) and broke a 20-yard old school record at the Penn Relays. Also finished the 4x800m relay in 7:49.69 in the college section… Was a member of the team that won the 4x400m relay (3:21.57) at the UConn Invitational. Also finished second in the 800m run (1:54.78).

Placed third in the 500m dash (1:03.49) at the New England Championship… Finished fifth in the 500m dash (1:04.97) and the 4x800m relay (7:48.35) at the Atlantic 10 Championship… Named Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week for his performance at the Harvard Open… Placed first in the 300m dash (35.57) and the 500m dash (1:05.24) at the Harvard Open on Dec. 8.

Attended South Kingstown H.S… Member of the soccer and track & field teams… Was a captain for soccer in 2011 and track & field 2011-12… Name All-State for track & field in 2012 and soccer in 2011… Set records in the 200m (2012), 600m (2012), and 800m (2011-12)… Member of the National Honor Society and the National Italian Honor Society.

PERSONAL: Born December 6, 1994…. Son of Philip and Cheryl Campo… Has one brother, Philip… Enjoys rock climbing and hiking… Lists favorite athlete as Samir Nasri… Follows the New England Patriots and Manchester City… Majoring in Biomedical Engineering.