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    Dan Holst
    Dan Holst
    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Smithtown, N.Y.

    Position:
    Mid-Distance

    As a Junior in 2009-10:
    INDOOR: Part of the first place 4x800m relay team at the New England Championship that recorded a time of 7:30.51...Posted a 1:56.88 in the 800-meter run at the New England Championship, finishing in 10th place...Part of the 4x800m relay teams that placed third at the BIG EAST Championship (7:32.71) and the Yale Invite (7:49.13)...Placed ninth in the 800-meter run at the Saturday Night at the Armory meet with a time of 1:55.07.

    OUTDOOR: Part of the school record-setting 4x800m relay team that posted a time of 7:18.58 at the Penn Relays...Member of the 4x800m relay teams that won the BIG EAST Championship (7:27.13) and the IC4A Championship (7:30.51)...Placed 11th in the 800-meter run at the BIG EAST Championship with a time of 1:52.25...Recorded a fourth place finish at The Dogfight with a time of 1:51.51 in the 800-meter run.

    As a Sophomore in 2008-09:
    INDOOR: Part of the 4x800-meter relay team that set a WORLD BEST TIME in 2009 coming in with a time of 7:20.07 ... The time was the fastest 4x800m time in the WORLD in 2009 and the fastest collegiate time since 1993 and was the seventh fastest run by an American team and 11th on the all-time collegiate list ... Finished in eighth place at the BIG EAST Championship in the 1000-meter run with a career best time of 2:26.26 ... Earned sixth place at the New England Championship in the 800-meter run with a time of 1:51.59 ... Started the year off with a fifth place performance at the Terrier Invitational in the 100-meter run finishing in 2:27.93 ... Earned a season high second place performance at the Harvard Quad finishing the 800-meter in 1:52.78 ... Finished the 1000-meter run in eighth at the elite New Balance Collegiate Invitational in a time of 2:28.26 ... Took sixth at the Lafayette/Rider Invitational in the 800-meter run finishing in 1:56.46.

    OUTDOOR: Turned in an eighth place performance at the BIG EAST Championship in the 800-meter run finishing in 1:52.83 ... Landed on the podium at the New England Championship with a third place performance in the 800-meter run finishing in 1:51.52 ... Recorded a 15th place performance in the 800-meter run at the IC4A Championship finishing with a time of 1:51.27 ... Finished 32nd at the NCAA East Regional in the 800-meter run with a time of 1:53.19 ... Started the year off with a 10th place performance at the UConn Invitational in the 1500-meter run finishing in 4:07.69 ... Took third at the Spec Towns Invitational in the 800-meter run finishing in 1:52.34 ... Was the runner-up in the 400-meter dash at the UConn Spring Invitational clocking in at 49.13 seconds.

    As a Freshman in 2007-2008:
    INDOOR: Finished in fourth place at the New England Championship in the 800-meter run with a time of 1:53.87 ... Garnered a fourth place performance at the UConn Alumni Inviational in the mile run finishing with a time of 4:39.76 ... Finished ninth at the Yale Invitational in the mile crossing the finish like at 4:31.29 ... Took fifth in the 1000-meter run at the Sorlein Invitational finishing in 2:29.84 ... Turned in a third place performance at the Giegengack Invitational in the 800-meter run clocking in at 1:53.27 Landed in 12th place at the Lafayette/Rider Invitational in the 500-meter run finishing in 1:06.18.

    OUTDOOR: Finished 14th in the 1500-meter run at the UConn Alumni Invitational with a time of 4:10.37... Recorded a season best fourth place performance in the 800-meter run at the Miami Elite Invitational clocking in with a time of 1:53.02 ... Was a part of the relay team that finished 10th at the World Famous Penn Relays in the 4x800-meter run turning in a time of 7:32.68.

    HIGH SCHOOL: Earned four varsity letters at Smithtown High School while captaining his team in his senior year... Won two individual county championships in the 800-meter run and another county championship in the 4x800 meter relay ... His team won the county championship in cross country and outdoor track ... Also a member of the football and basketball teams

    PERSONAL: An economics major ... born April 27, 1989.