Jack Tate
Jack Tate
Height: 5-10
Year: So.
Hometown: Mendon, N.Y.
High School: Honeoye Falls-Lima

Prior to Geneseo: Ran for Honeoye Falls-Lima (HFL) High School under head coach Bernie Gardner … previously competed with current Geneseo teammates, Laura Piazza and Jake Converse, on the HFL Track & Field team … three-time Section V Cross Country All-Star Team (2013, 2014 & 2015) … named First Team All-Greater Rochester in Cross Country (2015) … NY State Medalist for Cross Country (2015) … 4x800m Section V Outdoor Track Champion (2016) … named All-Monroe County for 3200m Outdoor Track (2015 & 2016) … member of the Section V Nordic Skiing Champion Team (2014-2015 & 2015-2016) … NYS Medalist for Nordic Skiing (2016) … named First Team All-Monroe Country for Nordic Skiing (2014, 2015 & 2016) four-year high honor roll member … sophomore and junior class president … member of French Honors Society … earned the HFL Sports Booster Scholarship … earned the US Army National Scholar Athlete Award (2016) … member of National Honor Society.

Personal: Jackson “Jack” Robert Tate was raised in Mendon, N.Y. … parents are Patrice and AJ Tate … older sister, Virginia, graduated from Geneseo in 2015 … majoring in psychology with a conflict studies minor … enjoys reading, listening to music and writing … favorite athletic-related moment was finishing ninth in the NYS Cross Country Championship in 2015 … started competing in track & field because he was too slow and small for other sports and his mom would not let him quit sports … favorite professional athletes are Emily Infeld and Hassan Mead … names his coach, Bernie Gardner, as having the most influence on his athletic career because “he taught me how to be a tough, smart and fierce competitor.”

Meet Results

DateMeetEventMarkPlace
Nov 11, 2017 NCAA Division III Atlantic Region Cross Country Championships 8K 25:41.5 44
Oct 28, 2017 2017 SUNYAC Cross Country Championships 8K 27:31.3 11
Oct 14, 2017 Yellowjacket XC Invitational 8K 26:26.1 7
Sep 30, 2017 Geneseo 37th Mike Woods Invitational 8K 25:59.4 25
Oct 29, 2016 2016 SUNYAC Cross Country Championships 8K 26:42.9 28
Oct 15, 2016 Rowan University Border Battle 7.8K 24:53.4 78
Oct 1, 2016 Mike Woods Invite (SUNY Geneseo Invite) 8K 25:56.8 20
Sep 24, 2016 Williams College Purple Valley Invite 8K 26:33.9 41
Sep 10, 2016 26th Annual Oswego State Invitational 8K 27:50.7 18

Top Performances

YearSport1500m3000m5000m10,000m
2017 Outdoor 4:10.78 -- -- 15:01.02 32:00.72
2017 Indoor -- -- 9:09.79 15:41.80 -- --

Meet Results

DateMeetEventMarkPlace
May 15, 2017 Swarthmore Final Qualifier 5000m 15:01.02 30
May 5–6, 2017 SUNYAC Outdoor Track & Field Championships 10000m 32:00.72 1
Apr 29, 2017 Cardinal Classic 1500m 4:10.78 25
Apr 14–15, 2017 Bison Outdoor Classic 5000m 15:13.07 48
Apr 9, 2017 Nazareth College ROC City Track & Field Classic 5000m 15:38.30 1
Apr 2, 2017 Geneseo Early Season Invitational 1500m 4:12.75 13
Apr 2, 2017 Geneseo Early Season Invitational 1600m Relay 3:51.61 13
Feb 24–25, 2017 SUNYAC Indoor Track & Field Championships 5000m 15:41.80 9
Feb 10–11, 2017 Boston University David Hemery Valentine Inv. 5000m 15:42.52 67
Feb 3, 2017 RIT February Invitational 3000 9:09.79 4
Jan 27–28, 2017 19th Annual Bison Open 5000m 15:45.01 16
Jan 20, 2017 Highlander Invitational 5000m 16:09.18 3
Jan 20, 2017 Highlander Invitational 1600m Relay 3:55.63 10