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Ran cross country and indoor and outdoor track in 2008/09 at Division III Elizabethtown College... helped the Blue Jays win the conference outdoor track championship and place second in the conference championship in cross country and outdoor track... member of first-team all-conference 4x800 relay indoors...

At Eastern: Earned a varsity letter  as a first-year sophomore member of the cross country program in the fall of 2009 and a participation award in the fall of 2010…lettered indoor and outdoor with the track program in 2009/10... indoors, member of the record-setting 4x800 relay at the New England DIII Championship and a member of the record-setting 4x1500 relay outdoors... indoors, ran to All-New England Alliance honors with an eighth-place finish in the championship meet at 800 meters in a current PR of 2:02.16...  in his second indoor race at Eastern, won the 1000 meters in a current PR of 2:37.20 at Springfield...  outdoors at 800 meters, won the Eastern Invite  and missed All-NEA honors by one place, taking ninth...

High School: Ran indoor and outdoor track and played soccer… two-time all-area selection in track… named to all-conference teams a total of four times in track and soccer… set indoor and outdoor records with the 4x800 relay and in the steeplechase….

 

Previous school: Ran cross country and indoor and outdoor track at Division III Elizabethtown… member of Middle Atlantic States championship indoor and outdoor track teams…in cross country, Blue Jays finished fifth in the Mideast Regional…

PERSONAL: Born Casey R. McGarvey June 6, 1990…Parents: Roseann and Howard…Major: Secondary Education/English…Career Plans: High school teacher…Residence: Bozrah, CT…

CASEY... REVEALED

Favorite activity other than sports: Fishing

Best place for pizza: Hollywood Pizza

Favorite actor: Morgan Freeman

Most difficult aspect of college: Waking up

Something that you may never live to see: The Lions win a super bowl

Something (legal) that you tried once but would never do again: Math Class

When you were young, favorite game to pass time on a car trip: I’m thinking of an animal

Most difficult aspect of your sport: The middle of a race

Best athlete (any level) of all time: Steve Prefontaine

Sport requiring the most strength: Running

Greatest song ever: “Motorcycle Drive By” Third Eye Blind

Favorite pro team: Red Sox

Hardest thing you’ve ever done in your life: Will Power

One thing you would like to do before you die: Go to a Notre Dame Football game in Southbend

Greatest coach (any level) of all time: Chad Johnson

Your favorite moment of all time (not necessarily sports-related): New England’s 08

Most embarrassing moment: Irish step dancing in front of my school.

Favorite smell: Pumpkin Pie

Biggest crisis facing America: Healthcare

Biggest crisis facing the world: Poverty

Closest brush with greatness: Pedro Martinez autograph

Your greatest thrill in sports: NFA Soccer

Most important invention or discovery in your lifetime: Indoor Plumbing

What would you like to get paid to do for a living? High school English teacher

Most difficult interview question: Why should we hire you?

Most influential person in the world: Nelson Mandella

Job you consider the hardest or worst to do for a living: Doctor

Automobile you would buy tomorrow if you had the money: 67 Mustang

Favorite amusement park ride: Roller coaster

Favorite amusement park game: Ski ball

Favorite amusement park food: French fries with vinegar

Scariest nightmare: After I played silent hill when I was 8

Your largest monthly cell phone bill: A lot

Hardest class at Eastern you have taken: Biology

A class you’ve taken that you’ll never need to use: Philosophy

Favorite city ever visited: Boston

Favorite Olympic sport to watch: Track and Field

Greatest fear: Death

World’s most recognizable person: Obama

Most dangerous animal: Fisher Cat

Funniest comedian: Bill Cosby

Scariest insect: Hornet

Superstitions: Don’t drop the baton before a race

Pet Peeve: Not using a blinker

Red Sox or Yankees: Red Sox

Biggest waste of money: Crocs

Largest crowd you’ve ever been part of: Red Sox game

Longest you’ve ever gone without sleep: 2 days

Something no one would miss if it was blown up: A veggie burger factory

Best vacation of all time: North Maine Woods

Team favored to win the 2009 World Series: Red Sox

Chances of the U.S. winning the next World Cup: 10% chance

Amount of weekly allowance you would give to your children: Depends on the amount of work they do.

 

Date Meet Time Finish
400m      
2011      
April       9 Wesleyan 53.46# 11th (22)
April     15 ECSU 54.08 9th (11)
800m      
2011      
March  19 Northeastern 2:17.12 t-38th (58)
April     23 Springfield 2:07.85 30th (42)
April     30 LEC/NE Alliance 2:10.23 20th(20)/32nd(33)
2010      
March   20 Northeastern 2:02.06 7th (36)
March  27 Westfield 2:00.18# 6th (54)
April     3 Coast Guard 2:01.68 16th (64)
April     9 ECSU 2:04.44 1st (4)
April    17 Springfield 2:07.33 19th (44)
April    24 LEC/NE Alliance 2:00.62 6th(19)/9th(38)
#-Personal best      

 

 

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