NEW YORK - Nineteen new recruits will be a part of Columbia's men's cross country and track and field team for the 2012-13 season. The recruits hail from far and wide and bring a wide variety of talents to the cross country team and indoor and outdoor squads.

Below is a brief snapshot of the incoming class, with personal bests and other notes on the incoming student-athletes:

Name   Events   Hometown   High School   Personal Bests/Notes
Trevor Bell Sprints/Field Fannett, Texas Hamshire Fannett  100m: 10.7; Triple Jump: 14.35m; High Jump: 2m
Bryan Browne   Sprints/Hurdles   Georgetown, Mass.   St. John's Prep   300m: 35.4
Yelnats Calvin Sprints Reisertown, Md. Landsdown 200m: 21.7; 400m: 49.3  
Jin-Woo Choi Sprints Gwang-Ju, South Korea  St. Paul's (N.H.)  100m: 10.91
Taylor Click Middle Distance Lake Forest, Ill. Lake Forest 800m: 1:54
Ben Deal Distance Charlottesville, Va. Albemarle Ninth at Virginia XC State meet
Quinn Devlin  Distance Downingtown, Pa. Downingtown 2 mile: 9:21
Tyler Gibbons  Distance Basking Ridge, N.J. Ridge Runner-up at NXN Northeast XC Regional
Ben Golestan Distance Southlake, Texas Carroll Senior 3200m: 9:15
Chancelor Griffin Field Houston, Texas Strake Jesuit Long Jump: 6.86m; Triple Jump: 14.35m
Corey Hammond Sprints Huntington Beach, Calif. Mater Dei 110m hurdles: 14.94; 300m hurdles: 37.35; 400m: 49.61
Jonathon Harper Distance Phillipsburg, N.J. Phillipsburg 3000m: 8:32
Kyle Lewin Distance Hartland, Wis. Arrowhead 6th place at NXN Heartland XC
Aubrey Myjer Distance Mountain View, Calif. Mountain View 3rd place at California Division II state meet; NXN XC national qualifier
Ryan Rodrigues Middle Distance Corona Del Mar, Calif. Corona Del Mar 800m: 1:56
Tait Rutherford Distance Fort Collins, Colo. Fort Collins 2 mile: 9:35
Declan Starrett  Sprints Chagrin Falls, Ohio University 100m: 10.8; 200m: 21.7
Marc Violone Distance Armonk, N.Y. Byram Hills 3000m: 8:35; 2 mile: 9:12
Dustin Wilson Distance Philadelphia, Pa. Chestnut Hill Academy 13th at FootLocker XC Nationals; 2 mile: 9:02; mile: 4:12