Steve Hallinan
Steve Hallinan
Hometown: Drexel Hill, Pa.
High School: Cardinal O'Hara
Position: 1500/5000m
Indoor PRs Outdoor PRs XC PRs
800M: 1:53.28 (2006) 800M: 1:52.90 (HS) 8000M: 24:27 (2005)
1000M 2:27.59 (2007) 1500M: 3:46.57 (2007) 10000M: 30:25.1 (2005)
Mile: 4:07.73 (2007) 5000M: 14:22.93 (2005)
3000M: 8:09.69 (2006)  
2006-07: Finished second at the Patriot League Outdoor 1500m, running a personal best 3:46.57, which qualified him for NCAA East Regional and is the fifth-fastest time in AU history ... ran the third leg of the PL Champion and school record-setting 4 x 800m Relay ... ran a 4:04.7 mile split at the Penn Relays 4 x Mile Championship of America, helping the Eagles finish fifth and shatter the school record ... spent much of the early outdoor season returning to form after suffering severe ankle sprain at the PL Indoor Championships... Indoors ... Won his first 6 races, both individual and relay events during the season...set personal bests winning the 1000m at the Navy Quad meet and winning the mile at the Maryland Invite...led off the Millrose Games 4x800m champions...ran the third leg of the Patriot League Champion, meet record, and school record 4x800m relay, blowing open the race with a split of 1:51.8...came back the next day finishing second to a teammate in the mile, but suffered a bad trip up in the 1000m, which ended his day prematurely...was named Patriot League Runner of the Week 3 times during the indoor season....XC.... Battled an illness throughout the season but came on strong late ... was the Eagles' top finisher at the NCAA Mid-Atlantic Region meet finishing 6th and helping the team secure its third straight berth to the NCAA Championships.

2005-06: Ran the second-fastest 3000 in school history indoors with his solo 8:09.69 at the Armory Collegiate Invite ... went on to win the PL title in the 3000, finish second in the mile and run a leg on the victorious 4 x 800 relay indoors ... won the 5000 outdoor at Patriot League's and also qualified for the NCAA East Regional in the 1500 with his 3:47 at the Duke Invite ... ran the anchor leg of the school record setting 4xmile at Penn Relays ... XC...Won the Patriot League Individual Cross Country Title, leading the team to its fourth straight team title ... ran 30:25 at the Mid-Atlantic Regional to lead the team to its second straight NCAA Championship appearance ... named the Patriot League Scholar Athlete of the Year for Cross Country.

2004-05: Had one of the finest all around freshman seasons in school history ... has range from the mile to 5000 meters ... sports an indoor PR of 4:09.91 attained at the Armory Collegiate invite where he ran the last 800 meters in 2:01 ... finished second indoor to All-American teammate Sean Duffy in the mile ... ran to a fourth-place finish at PLs outdoor in the 1500 ... ran the fastest outdoor 5000 by any freshman at AU since head coach Matt Centrowitz took over the program....XC...Named Patriot League Rookie of the Meet as a freshman by way of fourth-place finish at PLXC's ... named All-Region for 11th place finish at Mid-Atlantic Regional, helping team to its first NCAA appearance in over 30 years ... finished 103rd at the NCAA Championships, in the top-seven among freshman in the race.

High School: Ten-time high school All-American ... named cross country state Runner of the Year ... earned 12 letters in cross country, indoor and outdoor track ... led his 4x800m squad to a national championship ... also a member of National Honor Society and Student Council ... participated in the High School National Championships in North Carolina ... captured title at Delaware County Cross Country Championships with a time that broke the course record ... won the Catholic League Championships in his senior season.

Personal: Son of Steve and Diana Hallinan ... has two sisters: Lauren and Megan, who runs track for Towson ... majoring in business.