Alfredo Mazzuca
Alfredo Mazzuca
Height: 5-9
Year: Jr.
Hometown: New Paltz, N.Y.
High School: New Paltz
Event(s): Distance

Track & Field Career Stats

Cross Country Career Stats

2016 Track and Field: Ran a personal best of 8:38.55 for 3000m at the Bison Open (1/29) ... Ran a personal best of 15:01.91 for 5,000m at the Tufts Cupid Challenge ... Finished fifth in both the 5,000m and 3,000m at the SUNYAC Indoor Championships with times of 15:15.49 and 8:48.08 (2/26-2/27) ... Ran a personal best of 30:20.51 for 10,000m at the Penn Relays, qualifying him to compete at the NCAA Championships (4/28) ... Finished fourth in the 5,000m at the SUNYAC Outdoor Championships with a time 15:17.54

2015 Cross Country: Finished second at the SUNYAC Championships with a time of 25:10.6 (10/31) ... Finished fifth at the Atlantic Regional Championships with a time of 25:26.2 (11/14) ... Finished 83rd at the NCAA Championships with a time of 25:26.3 (11/21).

2015 Outdoor SUNYACs: Came in fifth place in the 10,000-meter run with a time of 32:20.65.

2014 NCAA DIII Regional: Placed 20th with a time of 25:43.

2014 Cross Country SUNYAC Championships: Finished in sixth place with a time of 25:48.30.

2013: Finished 35th at the NCAA DIII Atlantic Regional with a time of 25:55 in his first-year at Vassar ... Transfered to Geneseo before the 2014 season. 

Prior to Geneseo: Ran for head coach James McCowan at Vassar College ... earned All-Region and All-Liberty titles ... received high honors throughout high school. 

Personal: Alfredo Mazzuca was born to Steve and Ornella Mazzuca in Kingston, N.Y. ... has one younger brother, Lorenzo, who is also a member of the Geneseo cross country team ... best advice he's received is, "When your desire to see the team win overcomes your desire to win individually, you will know success"  ... also enjoys reading and foosball ... favorite athletic-related moment was winning the 4x800-meter relay his senior year ... credits his brother and former Geneseo head coach Mike Woods with having the most influence over his running career ... favorite professional team is the N.Y. Mets ... overcame Lyme's Disease.