Rory Beyer
Rory Beyer
Height: 5-9
Year: Sr.
Hometown: San Mateo, Calif.
High School: Aragon
Position: Distance
Major: Mechanical Engineering and Electrical Engineering

Collegiate Personal Bests
1,000m - 2:41.14
Mile - 4:23.18
3,000m - 8:37.12
5,000m - 15:02.88

800m - 2:00.08
5,000m - 15:00.81
10,000m - 32:26.57
3,000m Steeplechase - 9:26.74

2016-17: CoSIDA Third Team Academic All-American... CoSIDA Academic All-District... NEWMAC Academic All-Conference... Competed in six meets... Was third in the mile at the Bowdoin Invitational in 4:23.18... Placed eighth in the 5,000m indoors at the Tufts Final Qualifier in 15:25.41... Outdoors, he was ninth in the 10,000m in 32:26.57 at the Bears Invitational at Bridgewater State.

2015-16: NEWMAC Champion (5,000m) ... NEWMAC Academic All-Conference ... competed in six indoor meets ... ran personal best times in the 1,000m run (2:41.14) and the Mile (4:26.45) at the Bates Tri Meet (1/16) as well as in the 3,000m run (8:37.12) at the Boston University Opener (12/5) ... competed in two outdoor meets ... finished second in the 5,000m run (15:18.79) at the NEWMAC Championship (4/30) and notched a PR in the same event when he placed fourth (15:00.81) at the New England Division III Outdoor Championship.

2014-15: NEWMAC Academic All-Conference … competed in one outdoor meet … compiled a season best time of 10:15.11 in the 3000m steeplechase and 2:12.32 in the 800m at the PLNU Collegiate Invitational (3/28).

2013-14: NEWMAC All-Conference (3000m steeplechase) … (Outdoor): concluded season at NEICAAA Championship (5/10) finishing 22nd in the 3000m steeplechase … season’s best performance in  the steeplechase came at the New England Division III Championships (5/3), crossing fourth in a time of 9:26.74 … won the 3000m steeplechase at the NEWMAC Championship (4/26) in a time of 9:34.90 … finished first in the steeplechase, 9:39.61, and eighth in the 800m run in 2:00.08 at the Sean Collier Invitational …kicked off outdoor season at the Engineer’s Cup (4/5) with third place finish in the 5000m run finishing in 15:21.83.

Off the Track: Majoring in mechanical engineering and electrical engineering with a concentration in economics … also part of the MIT men’s cross country team … Individual research creating "Gecko Gloves", which are a pair of gloves and shoes that a person can wear in order to climb up vertical surfaces … President of Phi Sigma Kappa... Member of the MIT Outing Club.

High School: A 2013 graduate of Aragon High School … three-time cross country team MVP … two-time track team MVP … All-Section … All-League … state meet qualifier … captain … school record for the California state meet … six-time varsity letterwinner … also played baseball … first chair trombone in school jazz ensemble … valedictorian … National AP Scholar … Honor Roll.