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    Anthony Pomo
    Anthony Pomo
    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Saddle Brook, N.J.

    Event:
    Sprints/Jumps

    As a Junior in 2007-2008:

    INDOOR: Placed fourth in the 60-meter dash at the BIG EAST Championships with a time of 6.88 seconds, also was ninth in the long jump with a distance of 6.94 meters...Was third in the 55-meter dash at the New England Championships with a time of 6.42 seconds...Won the 55-Meter Dash at the Sorlein Invitational with a time of 6.44 seconds...Won the 60-meter dash with a time of 6.89 seconds at the Giegengack Invitational...Placed 11th at the highly competitive New Balance Collegiate Invitational in the long jump with a distance of 6.96 meters...Won the 60-meter dash with a time of 6.84 seconds at the Lafayette-Rider Invitational, also was sixth in the long jump with a distance of 6.93 meters.

    OUTDOOR: Turned in a ninth place showing at the BIG EAST Championships in the long jump with a distance of 6.81 meters...Was third in the 100-meter dash at the UConn Alumni Invitational with a time of 10.95 seconds, also ran 22.67 seconds in the 200-meter dash, finally finished up the day going 6.70 meters in the long jump...Ran 10.87 seconds at the Miami Elite Invitational in the 100-meter dash, also placed ninth in the long jump with a distance of 6.57 meters.

    As a Sophomore in 2006-2007:

    INDOOR: Finished in sixth place in the 60-meter dash with a time of 6.97 seconds at the BIG EAST Championships...Recorded a distance of 7.15 meters in the long jump to claim the title at the New England Championships, also finished in fifth in the 55-meter dash with a time of 6.42 seconds...Took third place at the Sorlein Invitational in the 55-meter dash with a time of 6.42 seconds, also turned in a third place finish in the 200-meter dash with a time of 22.78 seconds...Finished in sixth place at the Reebok Boston Indoor Games with a time of 22.69 seconds in the 200-meter dash...Captured the individual title at the Harvard Select Meet in the 60-meter dash with a time of 6.96 seconds, also won the long jump with a distance of 6.80 meters.

    OUTDOOR: Was part of the quartet that won the 4x100-meter relay at the BIG EAST Championships... Finished 15th in the long jump at the IC4A Championships with distance of 6.83 meters...Finished in second place in the long jump and UConn Alumni Invitational with a leap of 6.80 meters, also took eighth place in the 200-meter dash with a time of 22.54 seconds...Finished 29th in the 100-meter dash at the Sea Ray Relays with a time of 10.95 seconds...Turned in a third place showing at the Husky Spring Invite with a distance of 7.07 meters in the long jump, also took third in the 100-meter dash with a time of 10.77 seconds and ninth in the 200-meter dash with a time of 22.15 seconds.

    As a Freshman in 2005-2006:

    INDOOR: Finished eighth in the long jump at the BIG EAST Championships with a jump of 6.83 meters...Was fifth in the 55-meter dash at the New England Championships with a time of 6.49 seconds, as well as finishing sixth in the long jump with a distance of 6.68 meters....Won the long jump at the Sorlein Invitational with a distance of 6.90 meters, also took second in the 55-meter dash with a time of 6.50 seconds...Finished fifth in the long jump at the BIG EAST-Ivy League Challenge with a distance of 7.09 meters, as well as sixth in the 60-meter dash with a time of 7.05 seconds.

    OUTDOOR: Recorded a 13th place finish in the long jump at the BIG EAST Championships with a distance of 6.85 meters...Took second place at the South Florida Invitational with a distance of 6.77 meters in the long jump...Won the first UConn Invitational in the long jump with a distance of 7.33 meters, as well as a fifth place finish in the 100-meter dash with a time of 11.01 seconds.

    HIGH SCHOOL: Selected team captain as a junior and senior...Was an All-League, All-Area, All-County and All-State selection as a junior and senior.

    Personal: An economics major...Born April 27, 1987.

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