Billy Woltz
Billy Woltz
Height: 6-0
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Logan, Ohio
High School: Logan
Position: Distance
Major: Physics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Collegiate Personal Bests
800m - 2:04.48
1,000m - 2:38.07
Mile - 4:27.91
3,000m - 8:39.73
5,000m - 15:30.42

800m - 2:00.76
1,500m - 4:02.33
5,000m - 15:03.63

2017-18: All-New England (Indoor - 3,000m, Outdoor - 5,000m)... NEWMAC Academic All-Conference... Competed in 11 meets... Finished seventh in a season-best 8:39.73 in the 3,000m at the Tufts Cupid Challenge... Finished fifth in the 1,500 at Tufts in 4:06.31... Ran his season-best 2:00.76 in the 800 at that meet... Finished seventh in the 1,500 at the NEWMAC Championship in 4:02.33 and sixth in the 5,000 at the New England D3 Outdoor Championship in 15:03.63... Both of those were season bests.

2016-17: New England All-Region (Indoor - 4x800)... Competed in 12 meets... Was 22nd in the 5,000m at the D3 New England Outdoor Championship in a time of 15:43.04... Ran a season-best time of 15:29.57 in the 5,000m at the dual meet at Williams, where he finished third... At the D3 New England Indoor Championship, he was a member of the 4x800 relay team that finished third in a time of 7:57.15... His DMR team finished first at the Bates/Colby meet in 10:46.34.

Off the Track at MIT: Majoring in physics, electrical engineering and computer science... UROP in the Gore Lab for Ecological Systems Biology as a freshman and sophomore... Currently working on an MIT collaboration with CERN using machine learning to improve particle detector performance... 2018 Astronaut Scholar.

High School: Three-year letterwinner in cross country, four-year letterwinner in track and one-time letterwinner in wrestling at Logan High School, where he also played football as a freshman... Division I Cross Country Individual Qualifier... Division I Indoor Track State Qualifier... Has PR's of 1:55 in the 800, 4:21 in the 1,600 and 15:46 in the 5K... Eagle Scout... Started a band named Junk It... Honor Roll student who is a member of the National Honor Society.