Alexander Burks
Alexander Burks
Height: 5-11
Weight: 143
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Larchmont, N.Y.
High School: Mamaroneck

2016 All-Atlantic Region

2016 Second Team All-SUNYAC

2014 All-Atlantic Region

2014 Third Team All-SUNYAC

Prior to Geneseo: Ran for head coach Robert Morrissey on the Mamaroneck High School cross country team ... four-time Section I League 2B Champion ... all-section in 2013 ... Westchester Country 3200m outdoor champion in 2014 … six-time MVP ... Mamaroneck High School top male athlete in 2014 ... received the Scholar-Athlete Award from 2011-2014 ... Conductor’s Award for concert band in 2014. 

Personal: Alexander Auxford Burks was born to Tami and Auxford Burks in Manhattan N.Y. ... raised in Larchmont, N.Y. ... has two siblings, William and Ian ... majoring in biochemistry with a certification in adolescent education ... ran with former Geneseo teammate Ben Wach on the Mamaroneck High School team in 2011 ... best advice: “To never get too stressed out about races. The more relaxed I go into a race, the better I do.”

Meet Results

DateMeetEventMarkPlace
Nov 18, 2017 NCAA Division III Cross Country Championships 8K 25:39.0 124
Nov 11, 2017 NCAA Division III Atlantic Region Cross Country Championships 8K 24:45.1 4
Oct 28, 2017 2017 SUNYAC Cross Country Championships 8K 27:10.4 5
Oct 14, 2017 Principia College Cowbell XC Invite 8K 25:56.4 44
Sep 30, 2017 Geneseo 37th Mike Woods Invitational 8K 25:33.5 12
Sep 23, 2017 Purple Valley XC Invite 8K 26:12.3 5
Nov 19, 2016 NCAA Division III Cross Country Championships 8K 25:19.8 84
Nov 12, 2016 NCAA Division III Atlantic Region Cross Country Championships 8K 24:38.3 7
Oct 29, 2016 2016 SUNYAC Cross Country Championships 8K 25:44.2 9
Oct 15, 2016 Rowan University Border Battle 7.8K 23:45.3 10
Oct 1, 2016 Mike Woods Invite (SUNY Geneseo Invite) 8K 24:58.3 3
Sep 24, 2016 Williams College Purple Valley Invite 8K 25:47.3 9
Sep 10, 2016 26th Annual Oswego State Invitational 8K 27:17.4 7
Oct 17, 2015 Rowan Interregional Border Battle 8K 25:56.8 55
Oct 3, 2015 Geneseo Mike Woods Invitational 8K 25:52.6 44
Sep 26, 2015 Williams College Purple Valley Classic 8K 26:40.9 29
Sep 12, 2015 25th Annual Oswego State Invitational 8K 27:07.3 19
Nov 22, 2014 NCAA Division III Cross Country Championships 8K 27:09.9 274
Nov 15, 2014 NCAA Division III Atlantic Region Cross Country Championships 8K 25:54.3 30
Nov 1, 2014 2014 SUNYAC Championships 8K 26:03.2 13
Oct 18, 2014 Oberlin College Inter-Regional Rumble 8K 26:08.7 20
Oct 4, 2014 Geneseo Invitational 8K 25:49.4 34
Sep 27, 2014 NCAA Div III Pre-National Meet 8K 24:47.2 29
Sep 20, 2014 Rochester Yellowjacket XC Invitational 8K 27:25.0 35
Sep 13, 2014 Harry Groves Spiked Shoe - College 8.4K 27:08.4 44

Top Performances

YearSport800m1500mMile3000m5000m10,000m
2017 Outdoor -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 14:54.37 31:06.40
2017 Indoor -- -- -- -- -- -- 8:38.19 15:13.55 -- --
2016 Outdoor -- -- 4:21.80 -- -- -- -- 14:56.99 32:36.55
2016 Indoor -- -- -- -- -- -- 8:50.01 15:15.68 -- --
2015 Indoor 2:17.97 -- -- 4:41.88 8:58.53 15:43.10 -- --

Meet Results

DateMeetEventMarkPlace
May 17–18, 2017 Oneonta Final Qualifier 10000m 33:07.28 2
May 5–6, 2017 SUNYAC Outdoor Track & Field Championships 5000m 15:06.24 4
Apr 27–29, 2017 Penn Relays 10000m 31:06.40  
Apr 14–15, 2017 Bison Outdoor Classic 5000m 14:54.37 20
Apr 2, 2017 Geneseo Early Season Invitational 1600m Relay 3:51.61 13
Feb 24–25, 2017 SUNYAC Indoor Track & Field Championships 5000m 15:13.55 3
Feb 24–25, 2017 SUNYAC Indoor Track & Field Championships 3000 8:41.57 5
Feb 10–11, 2017 Boston University David Hemery Valentine Inv. 3000 8:38.19 85
Jan 27–28, 2017 19th Annual Bison Open 5000m 15:35.33 8
Jan 20, 2017 Highlander Invitational 3000 9:14.42 7
Jan 20, 2017 Highlander Invitational 1600m Relay 3:55.63 10
May 16, 2016 Swarthmore Final Qualifier 5000m 14:56.99 20
May 6–7, 2016 SUNYAC Outdoor Track & Field Championships 10000m 32:59.20 9
May 6–7, 2016 SUNYAC Outdoor Track & Field Championships 5000m 15:20.85 6
Apr 23, 2016 Rochester Spring Invite 10000m 32:36.55 3
Apr 16–17, 2016 Bison Outdoor Classic 5000m 15:05.33 30
Mar 30, 2016 2016 Geneseo Early Mid-Week 1500m 4:21.80 23
Feb 26–27, 2016 SUNYAC Indoor Track & Field Championships 3000 8:50.01 8
Feb 20, 2016 Golden Eagle Invite Mile NT  
Jan 29, 2016 18th Annual Bison Open + Multi 5000m 15:15.68 5
Jan 16, 2016 RIT Tiger Invitational 3000 8:52.89 2
Dec 5, 2015 Brockport Early Season Invite 3000 8:55.48 1
Feb 27–28, 2015 SUNYAC Indoor Track & Field Championships 5000m 15:43.10 10
Feb 27–28, 2015 SUNYAC Indoor Track & Field Championships 3000 8:58.53 13
Feb 21, 2015 Brockport Golden Eagle Invitational Mile 4:41.88 19
Feb 21, 2015 Brockport Golden Eagle Invitational 1600m Relay 3:58.87 8
Feb 7, 2015 Brockport Mid-Season Classic 5000m 15:48.44 5
Jan 31–Feb 1, 2015 2015 Bomber Invitational 3000 9:02.30 9
Jan 31–Feb 1, 2015 2015 Bomber Invitational 1600m Relay 4:02.93 22
Jan 24, 2015 Highlander Invitational 800m 2:17.97 24
Jan 24, 2015 Highlander Invitational 1600m Relay 3:49.42 6
Jan 24, 2015 Highlander Invitational DMR 10:58.24 3