Marissa Bellusci
Marissa Bellusci
Height: 5-5
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Lynbrook, N.Y.
High School: Lynbrook
Event(s): Distance

Personal Records: 6K (21:57) ... Mile (5:08) ... 3K (10:20) ... 1,500m outdoors (4.47) ... 3,000m indoors (10:20.40).

Cross Country Career Stats

2016 Track & Field: Ran a season best time of 10:25.73 for 3,000m at the David Hemery Valentine Invitational (2/12) ... Finished sixteenth and seventeenth in the Mile and 3,000m with times of 5:29.90 and 11:08.30 at the SUNYAC Indoor Championships (2/26-2/27) ... Finished tenth in the 1,500m with a season best time of 4:52.73 at the SUNYAC Outdoor Championships (5/7). 

2015 Cross Country: Finished seventeenth at the Geneseo Mike Woods Invitational with a time of 22:25.5 (10/3) ... Finished 25th at the SUNYAC Championships with a time of 23:16.2 (10/31). 

2015 Indoor SUNYACs: Came in fourth in the mile run with a time of 5:08.27 ... took second in the 3,000-meter run with a time of 10:20.40 ... Second-Team All-Conference.

2014 NCAA DIII Championship: Came in 43rd, crossing the finish line in a time of 22:37.

2014 NCAA DIII Regional: Crossed the finish line in fourth with a time of 21:57.4.

2014 Cross Country SUNYAC Championships: Had a third-place finish with a time of 22:29.

Prior to Geneseo: Ran for Lynbrook High School under head coach Joseph Beyrer ... 2010 Section 8 All-Conference for indoor track ... all-division for outdoor track in 2011 ... all-county for cross country the same year ... was an AP Scholar as well as a National Merit Commended Scholar ... named News-12 Scholar Athlete.

Personal: Marissa Danielle Bellusci was born in Manhasset, N.Y. to Domenick and Donna Bellusci ... has two brothers, Richard and Matthew ... brother Rich graduated from Geneseo in 2015 and played on the men's soccer team ... was diagnosed with celiac disease as a junior in high school but has not allowed it to interfere with running ... favorite athletic-related moment was when her former superintendent (who recently passed away) told her the way she raced was inspiring ... majoring in English with a minor in business ... also enjoys reading and playing the piano ... credits her former high school coaches with having the most influence over her running career ... favorite professional athlete is runner Alexi Pappas.

Top Performances

YearSport800m1500mMile3000m5000m
2017 Outdoor -- -- 5:14.71 -- -- -- -- 18:15.52
2017 Indoor -- -- -- -- 5:23.63 11:01.52 -- --
2016 Outdoor -- -- 4:52.73 -- -- -- -- 19:33.90
2016 Indoor -- -- -- -- 5:19.01 10:25.73 -- --
2015 Outdoor 2:31.22 5:04.24 -- -- -- -- -- --
2015 Indoor -- -- -- -- 5:08.27 10:20.40 -- --
2014 Outdoor -- -- 4:47.68 -- -- -- -- -- --
2014 Indoor -- -- -- -- 5:29.21 10:30.40 18:59.39

Meet Results

DateMeetEventMarkPlace
May 5–6, 2017 SUNYAC Outdoor Track & Field Championships 5000m 18:15.52 6
Apr 22–23, 2017 Cortland Classic Invitational 5000m 18:26.76 5
Apr 9, 2017 Nazareth College ROC City Track & Field Classic 5000m 19:19.43 9
Apr 2, 2017 Geneseo Early Season Invitational 1500m 5:14.71 37
Feb 24–25, 2017 SUNYAC Indoor Track & Field Championships Mile 5:30.97 11
Feb 10–11, 2017 Boston University David Hemery Valentine Inv. Mile 5:23.63 150
Jan 27–28, 2017 19th Annual Bison Open Mile 5:27.71 19
Jan 20, 2017 Highlander Invitational 3000 11:01.52 5
May 6–7, 2016 SUNYAC Outdoor Track & Field Championships 1500m 4:52.73 10
Apr 30, 2016 St. John Fisher College Cardinal Classic 1500m 4:54.88 5
Apr 23, 2016 Rochester Spring Invite 1500m 4:58.10 5
Apr 16–17, 2016 Bison Outdoor Classic 1500m 4:55.50 49
Mar 30, 2016 2016 Geneseo Early Mid-Week 5000m 19:33.90 5
Feb 26–27, 2016 SUNYAC Indoor Track & Field Championships 3000 11:08.30 17
Feb 26–27, 2016 SUNYAC Indoor Track & Field Championships Mile 5:29.09 16
Feb 12–13, 2016 David Hemery Valentine Invitational 3000 10:25.73 91
Jan 29, 2016 18th Annual Bison Open + Multi Mile 5:19.01 13
Jan 22, 2016 Highlander Invitational 3000 10:46.42 4
Jan 22, 2016 Highlander Invitational 1600m Relay 4:40.87 10
Jan 16, 2016 RIT Tiger Invitational Mile 5:34.75 12
Apr 2, 2015 Univ of Rochester Alumni Invitational 800m 2:31.22 30
Apr 2, 2015 Univ of Rochester Alumni Invitational 1500m 5:04.24 25
Mar 6–7, 2015 ECAC Division III Indoor Track & Field Championships 3000 10:29.93 16
Feb 27–28, 2015 SUNYAC Indoor Track & Field Championships 3000 10:20.40 2
Feb 27–28, 2015 SUNYAC Indoor Track & Field Championships Mile 5:08.27 4
Feb 13–14, 2015 BU David Hemery Valentine Invitaional Mile 5:08.96 87
Feb 13–14, 2015 BU David Hemery Valentine Invitaional DMR 12:22.44 18
Jan 30, 2015 17th Annual Bison Open & Multi 3000 10:49.82 11
Jan 17, 2015 RIT Tiger Invitational 3000 10:42.95 2
Jan 17, 2015 RIT Tiger Invitational 1600m Relay 4:33.90 9
May 15–16, 2014 ECAC Division III Outdoor Track & Field Championships 1500m 4:50.15 16
May 2–3, 2014 SUNYAC Outdoor Track & Field Championships 1500m 4:50.19 8
Apr 26, 2014 Rochester Spring Invitational 1500m 4:53.84 5
Apr 12–13, 2014 Bison Outdoor Classic 1500m 4:47.68 16
Apr 6, 2014 Univ of Rochester Alumni Invitational 1500m 4:52.13 5
Apr 6, 2014 Univ of Rochester Alumni Invitational 1600m Relay 5:01.38 18
Mar 7, 2014 ECAC Division III Indoor Track & Field Championships 3000 10:30.40  
Mar 7–8, 2014 ECAC Division III Indoor Track & Field Championships 3000 10:30.40 18
Mar 1, 2014 SUNYAC Indoor Track & Field Championships 3000 10:43.69 9
Mar 1, 2014 SUNYAC Indoor Track & Field Championships 5000m 18:59.39 13
Feb 15–16, 2014 Bomber Invitational 3000 10:56.34 14
Feb 8, 2014 Golden Eagle Invitational Mile 5:29.21 9
Feb 8, 2014 Golden Eagle Invitational DMR 13:30.53 3
Jan 24–25, 2014 Boston University John Thomas Terrier 5000m 19:18.83 56
Jan 18, 2014 RIT Invitational 5000m 19:11.49 2
Jan 18, 2014 RIT Invitational 1600m Relay 4:33.69 6