This Week in Panthers Athletics
Pitt women win second straight invitational; Rachel Brown registers her third top-10 cross country performance of the year.
Both Men and Women Claim First Place
Both teams place second at season opening meet.
Top Performances: 800m-2:04.3, 1,500m-4:00.77, 1 mile-4:20.01, 3,000m-8:37.90, 5,000m-15:15.81
2011-12: Indoor T/F - Finished third at the Golden Flash Gala in the 3,000m running a 9:02.04...claimed a top-three finish in the 3,000m at the Penn State Relays (8:44.45)...competed at the Nittany Challenge where he placed eighth in the 3,000m...placed second in the 3,000m at the New Balance Collegiate Invitational and set a career-best time of 8:37.90...Outdoor T/F - Competed at the Charlotte 49er Classic in the 5,000m running a 15:15.81...a member of the fifth-place 4x800 relay at the Fred Hardy Invitational (8:16.37)...Cross Country - Placed 51st (27:48.37) at the CMU invite...ran his way to a 96th place finish at the Big East Championship with a time of 26:54.06...placed 130th (33:43.08) at the Mid-Atlantic Regional.
2010-11: Indoor T/F - Finished eighth at the Akron Indoor Invitational in the 3,000m (8:47.5)...had a top-15 finish at the Great Dane Classic in the mile run with a career-best time of 4:22.4...Outdoor T/F - Placed sixth in the 1500m run at the Bison Classic with a time of 4:22.4...member of top-15 4x800m relay at the Colonial Relays (7:55.4)...Cross Country - Ran a 26:23 to place 19th at the Duquesne Duals.
2009-10: Indoor T/F - Finished eighth at the Akron Indoor Invitational in the 1-mile run (4:21.67)...Outdoor T/F - Runner-up in the 1,500m run at the Sparky Adams Outdoor Invitational with a time of 4:05.89...crossed the finish line in fourth place at the MSU Legacy in the 1,500m (4:12.08)...Cross Country - Placed 36th (26:47.16) at the Cappy Anderson Invitational...posted a personal record of 26:28 at the Paul Short Invitational.
High School: Andrew Cerrito was an all-conference selection...named Northern High School MVP.
Personal: Born October 3...son of Anne and Michael Cerrito...has four siblings: Brian, Justin, Ethan and Elizabeth...majoring in civil engineering.
Women Place Seventh, Men 14th at NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regional
Cross Country Readies for NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regional
Women Place Ninth, Men 13th at ACC Cross Country Championship Meet
Cross Country Ready for ACC Championship Meet
Men's and Women's Cross Country Regionally Ranked Heading into Championship Season
Women Place Third, Men Sixth at Princeton Invitational