Dan Heston
Dan Heston
Height: 5-7
Weight: 125
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Scituate, Mass.
High School: Scituate
Position: Mid-Distance
Major: Computer Science

Collegiate Personal Bests
800 Meter Run: 2:13.91
One Mile Run: 4:57.83
3,000 Meter Run: 10:05.89
5,000 Meter Run: 17:28.77

800 Meter Run: 2:11.91
1,500 Meter Run: 4:42.61
One Mile Run: 5:19.62
3,000 Meter Run: 10:13.67
5,000 Meter Run: 17:18.02

2015 Outdoor Track: Ran a season-best time in the outdoor 3,000 meters with a 10:13.67 at the Stonehill Skyhawk Invite... Ran 17:18.02 at the Sean Collier Invitational for his season-best time in the 5,000 meters... Ran a season-best 2:11.91 in the 800 meters at the Wesleyan Spring Break Invitational.

2014-2015 Indoor Track: Opened the indoor season with a season-best time of 10:05.89 in the 3,000 meters at the UMass Boston Invitational... Placed fifth in the 5,000 meters at the University of Southern Maine Open meet with a time of 17:28.77... Ran a season-best 4:57.83 in the mile at the Gordon Kelly Invitational.

2014 Cross Country: Earned the Fall 2014 and Spring 2015 Assumption College Student-Athlete Director's Citation... Finished 56th in the Shacklette Invitational, crossing in a time of 31:00.8 in his first collegiate race... Placed 25th at the Worcester City Championship in 30:54... Crossed in 34:14.9 at the Northeast-10 Preview Meet, placing 34th... Finished 129th at the Northeast-10 Conference Championship in a time of 33:26.

Prior to Assumption: Ran cross country and outdoor track and field and played both basketball and baseball at Scituate High School... All-Northern Division Second Team... All-Class C Second Team... Ran a 5K PR of 17:20... Volunteered with a number of Eagle Scout projects, most notably thru a friend's Eagle Scout project that involved putting up a retaining wall for the cross country course... Also participated in the N.E.E.D. project to help make the earth more sustainable.

Personal: Son of Tim and Julie... Has a brother, Brian.

Fun Facts: Favorite athlete: Derek Jeter... Dream job: Software programmer for Google... No. 1 song on his iPod: One Mic by Nas... If you could meet anyone, alive or dead: Jackie Robinson... What celebrity do you get mistaken for: Brad Stevens... Favorite sports memory: Going to the New England Championship for 4x800 meter relay his junior year in outdoor track and field.