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Cross Country Rides Momentum into St. Vincent Invitational

Panthers look for second straight victory


Pitt Women and Men Victorious at Buffalo Stampede Invitational

Vlasic wins women's 5K, Runco wins men's 8K


Cross Country Heads to Buffalo for Second Meet of Season

Pitt's top runners compete for first time this season at UB


Pitt Cross Country Opens Season on Saturday at Duquesne Duals

Panthers look to make strides in 2015


Season Review: Major Improvements Made By Cross Country In 2014

The Pitt cross country teams had their best finishes at NCAA Regionals in seven years.

Runco's Career Results 

Led the Panthers with a 1st palce finish at the UB Stampede with a time of 25:08.2.

Placed fourth overall, and was second Pitt male, at the UB Stampede Invite in 25:30.4...Ran the 5.2 mile run in 26:42 and placed 23rd at Harry Groves Invite ... Took ninth overall, and first Pitt male, at the 8K Pre-Nationals Invitational with a time of 25:16.2 ... Recorded a personal best time for the second week in a row, placing 68th at the ACC Championships in a time of 24:56.8 ... Placed 48th at the NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regionals 10K in a time of 31:21.0.

2013:Placed 9th in the 8k with a time of 26:38.1 at Duquesne Duals...Ran the 5.2 mile run in 26:48 and placed 8th at Spiked Shoe Invite...Placed 26th at Notre Dame Invite in 5 mile run in 26:13.1...Ran the 8k at Pre-Nationals in 25:21.6 and placed 18th...Placed 92nd overall in the 8k in 26:19.6 at ACC Championships...Ran the 10k at NCAA Regionals in 31:31, placing 53rd overall...Placed 3rd at IC4A Championships with a time of 25:50.7.

2013:Finished the 8K Duquesne Duals with a time of 30:02, good for 44th ... Ran the 8K Cappy Anderson Invitational in 28:48.96 and placed 18th ... Finished 204th in the Paul Short Invitational with a time of 28:15 ... Ran the Leopard Invitational finishing 69th with a time of 27:32.55 ... Placed 59th at the BIG EASTChampionships with a time of 26:46.01 ... Ran the 10K Mid Atlantic Regional Championship with a time of 32:32 and placed 85th.

Michael Runco

Michael  Runco


Pittsburgh, Pa.

High School:
Pittsburgh Central Catholic

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