Aug. 13, 2008
WASHINGTON - Senior track star Steve Hallinan has been named to the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association All-Academic Track and Field Team. The Business major achieved a 3.82 GPA during the spring semester.
During the outdoor season Hallinan qualified for the NCAA East Regional Meet in the 1500 meter run. He posted a personal best-time of 3:44.10 in the event at the Oregon Twilight Meet to qualify. In the regional, Hallinan ran a 3:49.25 and finished fourth in his preliminary heat.
To be named to the USTFCCCA All-Academic Track and Field Team, a student-athlete must earn a cumulative grade point average of 3.25 and met either the NCAA Division I Indoor automatic or provisional qualifying standard or the NCAA Division I Outdoor regional or national qualifying standard in their respective event.