Men's Track

 

  Youssef Elkorchi
Youssef Elkorchi

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Newton, Mass.

High School:
Newton South

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 160

Position:
Sprints

Elig. I/O:
Jr./Jr.


04/28/2013

Men's Track And Field Claims Second In Pre-Conference Meet

The Minutemen finished second of eight in the team standings with a total of 117.5 points.

03/01/2013

IC4A Championship To Be The Next Hurdle For Men's Track

Michael Cyphers could make an impact for the Minutemen as a freshman in the pole vault, placing second in the event at New Englands last week.

02/21/2013

Men's Track And Field Set For New Englands

Three freshmen qualified for New Englands this season for the Minutemen.

02/14/2013

Men's Track and Field Ready To Compete In The Indoor A-10 Championship

The Minutemen are set to compete in the Atlantic 10 Championship this weekend at Mackal Fieldhouse in Kingston, R.I.

02/01/2013

Minutemen Head Back To Yale For Giegengack Invitational

The Giegengack Invitational is set for 12:00 P.M. this Saturday at Coxe Cage in New Haven, Conn.

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Career Best Outdoor Times/Marks
100 Meter Dash 11.37 (4/6/13)
400 Meter Run 51.20 (4/20/13)
4x100 Meter Relay 43.66 (4/27/13)
4x400 Meter Relay 3:20.19 (4/13/13)
Career Best Indoor Times/Marks
60 Meter Dash 7.27 (2/8/14)
400 Meter Run 25.52 (2/2/13)
4x400 Meter Relay 3:26.43 (1/11/14)

As A Sophomore In 2013-14: Indoor Track: Ran the 60m dash at the Giegengack Invitational (2/8), placing eighth with a time of 7.27 ... Competed in the 400m dash in three meets ... Logged a season-best time of 51.86 at the Harvard Invitational (2/1) ... Part of the winning 4x440 yard relay team at the Harvard Invitational (2/1) (3:26.59) ... Contributed to a seventh-place finish in the 4x400m at the Yale Invitational (1/11) (3:26.43) ... Raced on 4x400m relay that took sixth at the Sorlien Invitational (1/18) with a time of 3:29.99 ... Also ran in the 4x400m relay at the Northeastern Invitational (1/24). Outdoor Track: Did not compete.

As A Freshman In 2012-13: Indoor Track: Ran the 60m three times ... Posted a season-best time of 7.36 at Joe Donahue Indoor Games (1/25) ... Saw action in the 400m dash in three meets ... Ran a season-best 51.52 at the Giegengack Invitational (2/2) ... Was a part of three 4x400m relay squads ... Competed in the 4x400 at the Yale Invitational (1/12) (3:31.20), the Joe Donahue Indoor Games (1/25) (3:31.49) and the Giegengack Invitational (2/2) (3:31.51) ... Raced with the distance medley relay at the Yale Invitational (1/12) (10:37.09). Outdoor Track: Ran the 100m dash in two meets, logging a season-best time of 11.37 to take eighth at the AIC Invitational (4/6) ... Placed seventh in the 400m dash at the Holy Cross Invitational (4/20) with a time of 51.20 ... Competed in the 200m dash at the Atlantic 10 Championship (5/5) (22.79) and the Minuteman Invitational (4/13) (22.86) ... Helped the 4x100m relay take sixth with a New England qualifying time of 43.66 at the UMass Pre-Conference Meet (4/27) ... Contributed to a first-place finish in the 4x400m relay at the (4/6) with a New England-qualifying time of 3:23.22 ... Ran with the 4x400m relay that took fourth at (4/13) with a time of 3:20.19 ... Helped post a third-place 4x400m time of 3:24.89 at the UMass Pre-Conference Meet (4/27) ... Part of 4x100m relay squad that took third at the AIC Invitational (4/6) ... Also competed in the 4x100 at the Minuteman Invitational (4/13).

Before UMass: Competed in sprints and jumps for Coach Norton at Newton South High School ... Assisted his team to a league championship as a sophomore ... Holds the school record in the 300 meter dash with a time of 35.99.

Personal: Youssef Michael Elkorchi ... Born September 27, 1994 in Newton, Massachusetts ... Son of Tahar Elkorchi and Marya Gorczyca ... Brother of Miriam Elkorchi ... Enrolled in the College of Arts and Sciences.

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    Event Calendar

    Saturday, Jan 10
    at Yale Invitational 9:00 AM
    Thursday, Jan 15
    at URI Multi Event (Day 1) 2:00 PM
    Friday, Jan 16
    at URI Multi Event (Day 2) 10:00 AM
    Saturday, Jan 17
    at Beantown Challenge 10:00 AM
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