Justin Dignan
Justin Dignan
Year: Junior
Hometown: Glen Ridge, N.J.
High School: Glen Ridge


Cross Country - Patriot League Academic Honor Roll ... Ran in one meet during the cross country season with the 6000m run at the Bison Open (8/31).

Indoor Track - Opened with a 500m dash at the Navy Winter Invitational (12/1) before maintaining a focus on the 800m run for the remainder of the season ... Hit a season-best 2:04.32 at the VMI Winter Relays (2/8) before closing the season at the Patriot League Championships (2/16).

Outdoor Track - Competed in three meets during the season ... Ran his first 800m at the Navy Spring Invitational (3/30) before bumping down to the 400m dash at the George Mason Spring Invitational (4/13) ... Closed the year with another 800m at the Morgan State Legacy Meet (4/20), running a season-best 2:01.26.

Cross Country - Patriot League Academic Honor Roll ... Ran in two meets during his debut cross country season ... Opened at the Mount St. Mary's 5k Duals where he was 75th overall in 18:42.40 ... Crossed in 19:59.80 over 3.2 miles at the Navy Invitational, good for 20th in the field.

Indoor Track - Focused on the 800m run during the indoor season ... Hit his season-best during the first meet, placing 13th in the field at the Navy Invitational in 2:04.11 ... Ran a 2:07.39 at the Patriot Games before finishing the season with a seventh-place crossing at the George Mason Last Chance Meet, timing through in 2:06.90.

Outdoor Track - Ran in two meets during the outdoor season ... Opened with a 2:11.13 performance in the 800m run at the Navy Invitational, placing 21st in the field ... Hit a season-best 2:04.02 at the George Mason Spring Invitational for 37th overall.

Indoor Track - Opened his AU career with a third-place finish at the Navy Meet (1/13), crossing with a season's best 2:02.09 for the 800m run ... Followed that up with a 2:03.65 performance at the Patriot Games (1/28), then a 2:02.92 finish to take fifth at the GMU Last Chance Meet (2/26).

Outdoor Track - Once again competed primarily in the 800m run, starting with an 11th-place finish at the Maryland Invitational (3/18), where he crossed in 2:02.30 ... Hit a new personal record of 2:00.57 at the Navy Men's Invitational (3/25), taking tenth in the field ... Was 52nd at the George Mason Spring Invitational (4/8) in 2:01.97 before closing his season with a 22nd-place finish at the Morgan State Legacy Meet (4/21), just missing his PR with a final time of 2:00.60.

High School: Competed for Glen Ridge HS ... CROSS COUNTRY ... Qualified for the 2015 NJSIAA Group Championships, where he placed 80th ... Ran his PR of 17:17.30 at the Essex County Championships ... TRACK & FIELD ...  Ran his 1600m PR at the 2016 NJSIAA Group Championships, placing 11th (4:32.74) ... Competed at the indoor and outdoor NJSIAA Group Championships in the 800m (2015-16) ... Ran an 800m PR at the 2015 NJSIAA Group Championships to place 11th (2:00.56) ... PR's - 5000m XC (17:17.30), 1600m (4:32.74), 800m (2:00.56).