Brian Bates
Brian Bates
Height: 5-10
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Corning, N.Y.
High School: Corning
Position: Distance
Major: Physics

Collegiate Personal Bests
600m - 1:26.71
800m - 2:03.21
1,000m - 2:38.71
Mile - 4:41.75

400H - 1:02.66
3,000m SC - 9:38.54

2016-17: New England All-Region (Indoor - 4x800)... Competed in 12 meets... Was seventh in the 3,000m steeplechase at the D3 New England Outdoor Championship in a season-best time of 9:38.54... Was fourth in the steeplechase at the NEWMAC Championship in 9:55.71, along with a 12th-place finish in the 400m Hurdles in 1:03.71... At the D3 New England Indoor Championship, his 4x800 team was third in 7:57.15... His DMR team won the Gordon Kelly Invitational with a time of 10:20.75... Ran a season-best indoor mile time of 4:41.75 at the MIT Alumni Meet on 1/7, which was his collegiate debut.

Off the Track: Majoring in physics.

High School: Ran cross country and indoor and outdoor track at Corning High School... Four-year letterwinner in all three sports... All-American, All-State, All-Conference and All-Section... State Medalist in the 3,000-meter steeplechase in a time of 9:27... Two-time National Medalist in the 2,000-meter steeplechase in a time of 6:00... Member of the National Honor Society... Member of the Harris Hill Soaring Club, the Choristers and the Corning Drama Club... High honors student... Earned the Bongs Jewler Science Award and the United States Army Award.