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Peter Kreuch
Peter Kreuch
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Darien, Conn.
High School: Darien
Position: Distance

Career Best Marks

Event

Time/Mark

One Mile (Indoor)

4:26.32

1,500 meters (Outdoor)

4:04.70

3,000 meters (Indoor)

8:37.54

3,000 meters (Outdoor)

8:49.39

3,000-meter steeplechase (Outdoor)

10:08.05

5,000 meters (Outdoor)

15:11.00

 

2018:

  • Tallied the top time on the team in the outdoor 3,000 meters (8:57.59)
  • UAA All-Academic Team

2017:

  • Posted the No. 10 time in school history in the indoor 3,000 meters (8:37.54)
  • Tallied the top time on the team in the indoor 3,000 meters
  • UAA All-Academic Team

2016:

  • Posted the top times on the team in the outdoor 3,000 meters (8:49.39) and outdoor 3,000-meter steeplechase (10:08.05)
  • UAA All-Academic Team

Personal:

  • Major: Law, Letters & Society
  • UChicago activities: UChicago Careers in Business (UCIB), Prism Consulting Group, Sigma Chi Fraternity
  • Dean's List, Presidential Scholar, University Scholar
  • Participated in four years of track & field and cross country in high school
  • Two-time team captain in cross country and track & field
  • Cross country: three-time All-FCIAC selection, led team to three-consecutive state titles
  • Indoor track & field: All-State selection, 4x800-meter State Champion Relay team member, led team to two-consecutive state titles
  • Outdoor track & field: led team to one state title
  • National Honor Society, French National Honor Society, AP Scholar with Distinction
  • Principal's Award for Service, St. Lawrence University Award for Service, Town of Darien Certificate of Appreciation
  • Extracurricular Activities: Darien EMS-Post 53, Aging in Place, Big Brother/Big Sister Program, Eco-Citizens Club / Garden Club, rock climber at TRC