|High School:||Warwick Valley|
Career Highlights: Two-time NCAA East Regional qualifier in the 800m run (2008, 2009) … member of the 2008-09 Ivy League indoor champion 4x800m relay squad, earning first-team All-Ivy League honors … member of the 4x400m relay team that captured a league title at the 2007 Outdoor Heptagonal championships, earning first-team All-Ivy League honors … finished second in the indoor 800m run at the 2008-09 Heptagonal Championships, earning second-team All-Ivy League honors in the process … 2009 Outdoor Heptagonal Championship finalist in the 800m run, placing fourth overall … finalist in the 800m run at the 2008 Outdoor Heptagonal championships, placing fifth … member of the 4x800m relay squad that won the Championships of America race at the 2007 Penn Relays, a win which was the first title for Columbia at the Relays since 1938, and the first victory for an Ivy League school since 1974 … member of the school record-holding outdoor 4x800 relay team (7:21.27) … member of the school record-holding indoor DMR squad (9:43.94) … part of the 4x400m relay team that set a new outdoor record at the 2007 NCAA Regionals (3:11.87).
At Warwick Valley High: Ran both track & field and cross country for the Purple Wave ... four-time team captain of track & field ... holds nation’s fifth-best high school 800m time at 1:50.8 ... 2006 state and national 4x800 champion ... two-time county and section 800m champion.
Personal Information: Liberal arts student ... Michael Franklin Mark, b. 2-20-88 in Queens, N.Y.