Jack Tate
Jack Tate
Height: 5-10
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Mendon, N.Y.
High School: Honeoye Falls-Lima

Prior to Geneseo: Ran for Honeoye Falls-Lima (HFL) High School under head coach Bernie Gardner … previously competed with current Geneseo teammates, Laura Piazza and Jake Converse, on the HFL Track & Field team … three-time Section V Cross Country All-Star Team (2013, 2014 & 2015) … named First Team All-Greater Rochester in Cross Country (2015) … NY State Medalist for Cross Country (2015) … 4x800m Section V Outdoor Track Champion (2016) … named All-Monroe County for 3200m Outdoor Track (2015 & 2016) … member of the Section V Nordic Skiing Champion Team (2014-2015 & 2015-2016) … NYS Medalist for Nordic Skiing (2016) … named First Team All-Monroe Country for Nordic Skiing (2014, 2015 & 2016) four-year high honor roll member … sophomore and junior class president … member of French Honors Society … earned the HFL Sports Booster Scholarship … earned the US Army National Scholar Athlete Award (2016) … member of National Honor Society.

Personal: Jackson “Jack” Robert Tate was raised in Mendon, N.Y. … parents are Patrice and AJ Tate … older sister, Virginia, graduated from Geneseo in 2015 … majoring in psychology and sociology with a conflict studies minor … enjoys reading, listening to music, making Spotify playlists and writing … is a tour guide and peer academic advisor on campus favorite athletic-related moment was "helping the team sweep the 3k at SUNYACs in 2018 that helped us pull off an upset win" … member of the Fall 2016 and Spring 2018 Dean's Lists ... started competing in track & field and cross country in eighth grade because he was too slow and small for other sports and his mom would not let him quit sports … favorite professional athletes are Emily Infeld and Hassan Mead … favorite professional sports team is the Utah Jazz ... names Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi as having the most influence on his athletic career because he is a Hungarian psychologist who wrote extensively about the topic of flow which has helped him increase his mental strength.

Meet Results

DateMeetEventMarkPlace
Nov 11, 2017 NCAA Division III Atlantic Region Cross Country Championships 8K 25:41.5 44
Oct 28, 2017 2017 SUNYAC Cross Country Championships 8K 27:31.3 11
Oct 14, 2017 Yellowjacket XC Invitational 8K 26:26.1 7
Sep 30, 2017 Geneseo 37th Mike Woods Invitational 8K 25:59.4 25
Oct 29, 2016 2016 SUNYAC Cross Country Championships 8K 26:42.9 28
Oct 15, 2016 Rowan University Border Battle 7.8K 24:53.4 78
Oct 1, 2016 Mike Woods Invite (SUNY Geneseo Invite) 8K 25:56.8 20
Sep 24, 2016 Williams College Purple Valley Invite 8K 26:33.9 41
Sep 10, 2016 26th Annual Oswego State Invitational 8K 27:50.7 18

Top Performances

YearSport1500m3000m5000m10,000m
2017 Outdoor 4:10.78 -- -- 15:01.02 32:00.72
2017 Indoor -- -- 9:09.79 15:41.80 -- --

Meet Results

DateMeetEventMarkPlace
May 15, 2017 Swarthmore Final Qualifier 5000m 15:01.02 30
May 5–6, 2017 SUNYAC Outdoor Track & Field Championships 10000m 32:00.72 1
Apr 29, 2017 Cardinal Classic 1500m 4:10.78 25
Apr 14–15, 2017 Bison Outdoor Classic 5000m 15:13.07 48
Apr 9, 2017 Nazareth College ROC City Track & Field Classic 5000m 15:38.30 1
Apr 2, 2017 Geneseo Early Season Invitational 1500m 4:12.75 13
Apr 2, 2017 Geneseo Early Season Invitational 1600m Relay 3:51.61 13
Feb 24–25, 2017 SUNYAC Indoor Track & Field Championships 5000m 15:41.80 9
Feb 10–11, 2017 Boston University David Hemery Valentine Inv. 5000m 15:42.52 67
Feb 3, 2017 RIT February Invitational 3000 9:09.79 4
Jan 27–28, 2017 19th Annual Bison Open 5000m 15:45.01 16
Jan 20, 2017 Highlander Invitational 5000m 16:09.18 3
Jan 20, 2017 Highlander Invitational 1600m Relay 3:55.63 10