Men's Cross Country

Anthony Schurz
Anthony Schurz
Year: Senior
Hometown: South Bend, IN
High School: Deerfield Academy

Collegiate Career Bests:
Open 800 1:55.28
800 Relay 1:54
1000 2:29.26
Mile 4:15.06
5k XC 15:42
8k XC 26:32

Season by Season:
2008 Cross Country: Competed for Brown at the Dartmouth Invitational as well as the New England Championships at Franklin Park.  Finished the season as Brown's top finisher at the CCSU 5k meet. 
2008-2009: Qualified for IC4A's in the 1000 meters.  Took 3rd in the 800 at the Yale Geigengack Invitational with a PR of 1:55.28.  Helped Brown take 3rd in the 4 by 800 relay at the indoor heptagonal championships, splitting 1:54.  Also competed in the mile at the indoor heptagonal championships at Harvard.

High School: Attended Deerfield Academy in Deerfield, Massachusetts.  Top finishes include: 4th place league finish in NEPSTA cross country, NEPSTA division I champion in the 1500 and 2nd place in the 800.  Won a record of 3 athletic awards in the Spring of his senior year at Deerfield. 

Concentration: Undecided

Personal: Anthony is the son of Todd (Brown '83) and Stephanie Schurz ...  Has one sister, Caroline, who also competes in cross country/track and will graduate from Deerfield in the Spring of 2010.