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.
PITT STUDENT-ATHLETES SET TO PARTICIPATE IN COACH FOR COLLEGE PROGRAM
Four Pitt Teams Earn APR Public Recognition Awards from NCAA
Pitt Cross Country Earns USTFCCCA All-Academic Accolades
Four Panthers Earn ACC Cross Country All-Academic Honors
Schriever, Forys Named First National Bank Athletes of the Week
Pitt's Schriever Completes NCAA Championship