Zachary Durand
Zachary Durand
Height: 5-8
Weight: 145
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Harrisville, R.I.
High School: Burrillville
Major: Mathematics/Economics

2017 Cross Country: Competed in three races over the season… Ran the 8K in a season-best time of 27:39.8 at the UMass Dartmouth Cross Country Invitational.

2016 Cross Country: Selected on to the NE10 Fall and Spring Commissioner’s Honor Roll… Competed in six races over the season… Ran the 8K in a season-best 27:24.1 at the Paul Short – White Invitational placing third within the team and 39th overall… At the Northeast-10 Cross Country Championships, he ran the 8K in 27:43.3 placing first within the team and 62nd overall.

Prior to Assumption: Ran cross country, track and field, and played basketball and baseball at Burrillville High School… Was named All League for Basketball in 2015-2016, All Division for Cross Country in 2013,2014,2015 and All Class in 2014-15 and All Division for Track in 2016… Helped coach youth basketball for the Burrillville youth basketball Association for four years.   

Personal: Son of Richard and Kimberly Durand... Has one brother Noah (15)… Born March 13.

Fun Facts: Favorite athlete: Paul Pierce... Dream job: airplane pilot... No. 1 song on his iPod: Empire State of Mind... If you could meet anyone, alive or dead: Jim Valvano... Celebrity you often get mistaken for: Johnny Depp… Favorite sports memory: Playing for the basketball state title his senior year.