Ryan Colaco
Ryan Colaco
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Danville, Calif.
High School: San Ramon Valley
Position: Steeplechase

Career Highlights

2017: As a junior, competed in the 5000 meters and 3000-meter steeplechase at five events…recorded a career-best time of 16:03.11 to place 10th in the 5000 meters at the Bridgewater State Invitational on March 25…came in third with a season-best time of 10:25.65 in the 3000-meter steeplechase at the Corsair Classic on April 2…crossed the finish line with a time of 1:08.35 in the 5000 meters at MIT’s Sean Collier Invitational on April 22…placed ninth with a time of 10:30.52 in the 3000-meter steeplechase at the NEWMAC Championships on April 29.

2016: As a sophomore, competed in the 5,000-meter run and 3,000-meter steeplechase at one meet apiece before missing the final month of the season due to injury...came in fifth with a time of 16:09.81 in the 5,000 meters at the season-opening Bridgewater State Invitational on March 26...finished fifth in the 3,000-meter steeplechase with a time of 10:12.22 at the Coast Guard Invitational on April 2.

2015: As a first-year, took part in seven meets, competing in the 800 meters and 1500 meters…made his collegiate debut with a time of 4:20.61 to finish ninth in the 1500 meters at the season-opening Wesleyan Invitational on March 21…came in ninth in the 1500-meter run with a time of 4:20.34 at the Coast Guard Invitational on March 28…came in 14th with a time of 2:04.70 in the 800 meters at Fitchburg State on April 4…finished 13th in the 1500 meters with a season-best time of 4:14.05, and 16th in the 800-meter run (2:03.26) at the NEWMAC Championships on April 25…was part of the Beavers’ 4x800-meter relay team that set a new school record with a time of 8:06.57 at the NCAA New England Championships on May 2…posted a season-best time of 2:02.97 in the 800 meters at the University of Albany on May 9…helped the 4x800-meter relay team set a new school mark with a time of 7:56.66 at the ECAC Championships on May 16.