Men's Track

 

  Walter Biner
Walter Biner

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Scotch Plains, N.J.

High School:
Scotch Plains Fanwood HS

Height:
5-10

Event:
Middle Distance

Birthdate:
08/08/1984


2005-06 (Junior): Outdoor Track: At the A-10 Championships (5/7) placed 20th in the 5,000 meters (16:11.00) ... at the New Hampshire Invitational (4/8) placed 16th in the 5000-meter run (15:47.81) posting his personal-best time ... Cross Country: Ran his fastest 8K time of the season (26:55.4) at the Paul Short Invitational (10/1) ... finished 41st overall at the New England Championships (10/8).

2004-05 (Sophomore): Competed during the cross country and indoor seasons, but not during the outdoor season ... finished 12th at the URI Mega Meet (2/5) in the 3,000 meters (9:05.35) ... competed in three races during the cross country season ... at the A-10 Championship meet (10/30) finished 79th overall in 28:49.

2003-04 (Freshman): Competed in the 800-meter, the 1,500-meter and 5,000-meter races during the outdoor season ... ran a season-best time in the 800 meters (2:24.08) as well as in the 1,500 meters (4:17.80) at the Brown Invitational (4/10) ... during the indoor season, competed in the 1,000 meters at the Rhode Island Mega Meet (2/9) finishing the event in 2:42.82.

Before UMass: Competed in cross country and track for four years at Scotch Plains Fanwood ... named team captain his senior year ... helped distance medley relay team to an 18th-place national ranking ... named to the All-Union County first-team in cross country and in track ... ran personal-best times in the 3,200 meters (10:10) and in the 5,000 meters (16:55) during his senior campaign.

Personal: Walter Joseph Biner ... born Aug. 8, 1984 in Livingston, N.J. ... son of Stanley and Margaret Biner ... has two siblings: Adam and Chana ... majoring in history.

GET YOUR OFFICIAL
UMASS GEAR HERE

    Event Calendar

    Friday, Apr 17
    at Larry Ellis Invitational All Day
    Saturday, Apr 18
    at Holy Cross Invitational 11:00 AM
    Saturday, Apr 25
    vs UMass Pre-Conference Meet 11:00 AM
    Saturday, May 2
    at Atlantic 10 Championship (Day 1) 9:00 AM
    Sunday, May 3
    at Atlantic 10 Championship (Day 2) 9:00 AM
    Friday, May 8
    at New England Championship (Day 1) 2:00 PM
    Twitter
    • Loading Tweets...
      1 second ago