Mark Fusco
Mark Fusco
Year: 2019
Hometown: Cheshire, Conn.
High School: Cheshire


2018: Earned USTFCCCA All-Academic honors.... NESCAC Fall All-Academic selection.... Competed with the Bobcats at the NCAA Championships, helping Bates finish 26th out of 32 teams by turning in the fastest time of his career, finishing in 26:32.8, good for sixth on the team and 240th out of 280 runners overall (Nov. 17).... Placed 70th out of 416 runners at the NCAA New England Regional Championships with a time of 26:35.2, helping Bates finish 6th out of 58 teams (Nov. 10).... Finished 35th out of 150 runners at the NESCAC Championships with a time of 26:41.2, helping Bates take fourth place out of 11 schools (Oct. 27).  

2017: NESCAC Fall All-Academic selection.... Finished 47th (28:39.5) at the Bates Invitational (Sept. 16).... Finished 48th (26:50) at the Saratoga Invitational (Sept. 30).... Finished 30th (27:37.2) at the Maine State Meet (Oct. 14).

2016: NESCAC Fall All-Academic selection.

Major: Chemistry

Academic achievements: Graduated High School, Made the Dean's List

Athletic achievements: Personal best of 10:05.93 in the 3000m Steeplechase.  

Favorite Ice Cream: Lobster Tracks

Flip-Flops or Sandals: Sandals

Favorite Book: Old Tractors and the Men Who Love Them 

Coke, Pepsi or Moxie: Moxie

Hopes, Dreams and Aspirations: Mark hopes to live in isolation somewhere where he hopes to conduct his research on bringing gold fish back to life.