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    Robert Hovanec
    Robert Hovanec
    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Gillette, N.J.

    High School:
    Watchung Hills Regional High School

    Event:
    Sprints

    ELIGIBILITY (IN/OUT):
    SO/JR

    06/24/2014

    2014 Season in Review

    Huskies Claim First-Ever American Athletic Conference Title

    05/11/2014

    Hunter Sets Pole Vault Record On Final Day at New England Championships

    Freshman clears 5.30m (17-04.50) to set school and meet pole vault record

    05/09/2014

    Wilson Paces Huskies On Day Two at New England Championship

    Sophomore finishes third in the 10,000m run on Saturday

    05/07/2014

    Huskies Head to New England Championships

    UConn begins competition on Thursday in Massachusetts

    05/04/2014

    Men's Track & Field Enters Final Day of American Championship in Fourth Place

    Fowler, Eilers and Chapman post second place finishes on day two

    02/28/2014

    American Athletic Conference Championship - Day One

    Day one of competition at the inaugural American Athletic Conference Championship at Armory Collegiate in New York City.

    2013-14 Outdoor (Sophomore)

    • Finished second in the 400m dash (49.59) at the Dog Fight, just behind teammate Robert Rhodes (49.45).
    • Recorded a 49.80 time in the 400m dash in the New England Championship, which was good for 8th place.
    • Ran the second leg of the 4x400m relay at the American Athletic Conference Championship, helping his team to take third with a time of 3:11.33.

    2013-14 Indoor (Sophomore)

    • Finished eighth at the IC4A Championship in the 400m run (48.14).
    • Took fifth place at the American Athletic Conference Championship with a time of 48.76 in the 400m run.

    2012-13 Outdoor (Freshman)

    • Anchored the 4x100 meter relay team that took sixth (41.91) at the BIG EAST Championships...Ran the final leg of the 4x800m on squad that took fourth (3:13.18).

    Before UConn: Attended Watchung Hills Regional High School in Warren, New Jersey... First Team All-Skyland conference... First Team All-Somerset County... Captain of both indoor and outdoor teams... 400m Emerging Elite National Champion... NJSIAA Scholar Athlete... Member of the honor roll.

    Personal: An undecided major.