UNC Cross Country Bio
 Joe Sansone
Sansone Sansone 1599337


Personal Records:

XC 8k - 24:03.7 • XC 10k - 30:25.5 • Mile - 4:11.50 • 3,000 - 8:18.74 • 5,000 - 14:24.05

2015 Cross Country: Finished 32nd at the NCAA Southeast Regional meet • Finished 49th at the ACC Cross Country Championships • Finished 10th in the adidas XC Challenge

2014-15: Only competed in two indoor meets, finishin in the top-5 on both occasions • Competed at the ACC Cross Country Championships finishing 32nd • Also Competed at the NCAA Cross Country Championships where the men's team finished 12th overall

2013-14: Raced at the NCAA National Championships finished 219th • Ran a collegiate 10K PR at the NCAA Southeast Regional in 30:25.6 • Earned an 8K personal best at the Virginia Panorama Farms Invitational in 24:03.7 • Placed 12th at the Virginia Panorama Farms helping the men's team win the meet • Raced in five cross country meets in his freshman season • Finished first in the 3,000 at the Gene Anderson Invitational • Also placed first in the 5,000 at the UCS Invitational • Placed 25th in the 5,000 at the ACC Indoor Track and Field Championships • Finished 24th in the 5,000 at the ACC Outdoor Track and Field Championships

Prep: Lettered in cross country and track all four years of high school • Member of two state championships, including the 2011 Nike Team Nationals runner-up squad • Finished fourth individually at the state cross country championships in 2012 and eighth in 2011 • Team captain • Placed second in the 3,200 at the UIL state championships in 2013

Personal: Joseph Robert Sansone is the son of Joe and Cristina Sansone • His father played college baseball • Born March 27


Year: Junior
Hometown: Southlake, Texas
High School: Carroll Senior
UNC North Carolina Cross Country

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