Wildcats wrapped up two days of competition at local meet on Saturday afternoon
Villanova also gets terrific performance from Rob Denault in the invitational Mile
Denault, Trainer and Tully all win their respective events in Friday's meet
Wildcats continued season with steady performances at Armory on Friday afternoon
Villanova captures wins in three running events, two field events
On Hurlbut: Steady distance runner who is part of the team's great depth ... Has a good amount of experience from his first two collegiate seasons and will work to help the team in meets over the coming year.
2013 Outdoor: Competed three times in the 1500 meters and set a personal best mark with a time of 3:57.15 at the Widener Invitational ... Came in 12th out of 97 runners in that race ... Finished as the runner-up out of 34 entries at the Delaware Open with a time of 3:58.11 ... Came in third at the Haverford Tri-Meet in 3:57.29.
2013 Indoor: Ran two races in the 3000 meters and competed once in the 5000 meters ... Established personal best times in both events ... The better of his two times in the 3000 meters was 8:35.11 at the Penn State National, where he recorded a seventh place finish ... Came in sixth at the Great Dane Classic with a time of 8:35.28 ... Finished sixth out of 25 runners in the 5000 meters at the New York City Gotham Cup, where he clocked a time of 15:13.97.
2012 Cross Country: Came in 64th out of 394 runners in the Open race at the Paul Short Run, where his time of 26:39 was a career best for an 8K cross country course ... Opened the season with a 43rd place finish on the four-mile Alumni Course at Haverford ... Posted a time of 20:43.60 and later in the season lowered that mark to 20:27.50 in a sixth place finish at the Haverford Invitational.
2012 Outdoor: Ran as an unattached runner at the Danny Curran Invitational and the Widener Invitational, competing in the 1500 meters at each meet ... Came in 31st out of 117 runners at the Danny Curran meet (4:08.14) and 13th out of 84 entries at the Widener Invitational (3:59.46).
2012 Indoor: Competed as an unattached runner at the season-opening Jack Pyrah Invitational as well as the Seamus McGelligott Invitational ... Came in ninth in the Mile (4:31.48) and 18th in the 3000 meters (10:32.25) at the Jack Pyrah meet and finished fourth in the Mile at the Seamus McGelligott Invitational (4:24.77).
2011 Cross Country: Ran unattached during the season ... Placed 23rd at the Main Line Invitational (20:35.70) and 10th at the Haverford Invitational (20:26) on the four-mile course at Haverford College ... Finished 63rd in the Men's Open race at the Paul Short Run with an 8K time of 26:56.
McQuaid Jesuit High School: Varsity letterwinner in cross country as well as indoor and outdoor track ... Helped lead the cross country team to a state title along with two sectional titles ... Received All-State honors and was a first team All-Section V selection.
Personal: Born 2/3/93 in Rochester, N.Y. ... Older of two sons of Robert and Sarah Hurlbut ... Has a younger brother, Forrest (17) ... Majoring in Political Science.
1500 Meters 3:57.15 2013 Widener Invitational Mile 4:24.77 2012 Seamus McGelligott Invitational 3000 Meters 8:35.11 2013 Penn State National 5000 Meters 15:13.97 2013 NYC Gotham Cup 8000 Meters (XC) 26:39 2012 Paul Short Run