Jacob Cetera
Jacob Cetera
Height: 5-10
Weight: 150
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Chicago, Ill.
High School: Lincoln Park

As a Junior in 2011: Participated in all eight races for the Bobcats…Finished the NCAA Northeast Regionals on Nov. 12 in 36:51.9…Placed 65th at the Northeast Conference Championship with 29:07.30 on Oct. 29…Was the 46th place finisher on Oct. 21 in the Central Connecticut Cross Country Mini-Meet with 16:30…Ran a season-best 28:19 on Sep. 30 in the Paul Short Men’s Brown 8k…Placed 53rd at the Monmouth Invitational on Sep. 17 with a time of 28:36.4…Was the fourth fastest Bobcat runner on Sep. 10 with 28:34.94 at the Fordham University Invitational…Placed 13th at the Stony Brook Invitational on Sep. 3 with 20:05.

As a Sophomore in 2010: Finished the CCSU Blue Devils Invitational with a time of 28:25…Was the third Quinnipiac runner to cross the finish line at the Quinnipiac University Invitational, with a time of 27:50, good for a 12th place finish overall…Finished the Paul Short Invitational in 27:48…Ran at the New England Championships, where he crossed the finish line in 27:26…Finished in 21st place at the CCSU Mini Meet with a time of 16:09…Placed 69th at the Northeast Conference Championships in 28:16.

Before Quinnipiac: Attended Lincoln Park High School, where he was a three-year letterwinner in cross country and two-year varsity member of the indoor and outdoor track teams… Was a three-sport captain his senior year…Was named All-Conference in cross country in 2007 and 2008…Won the 3,200-meter run as a senior during the indoor season.

Personal: A native of Chicago, Ill…Son of Paul and Leslie…Has two older sisters, Sydney and Ellen…A physical therapy major.