AS A JUNIOR IN 2017-18: Member of the Student Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC)...earned faculty honors in the Fall and Spring semesters.
AS A FRESHMAN IN 2015: Finished 8th at the Trinity College Invitational...placed 2nd at the Elms Invitational...ran a career-best 26:35.7 8k at the Connecticut College Invitational where he placed 58th...finished 52nd at the UMass-Dartmouth Invitational with an 8k time of 26:48.84.
BEFORE TRINITY: Three-time all-conference honoree in high school...also starred in the distance events for his track and field squad and wrestled in high school.
PERSONAL: Involved in History Day and the environmental science club in high school...Manchester Youth Commission member...enjoys hiking, climbing, golfing, and racquetball...majoring in English and psychology...son of Sharon and Robert Ruggiero. Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) member in 2016-17 and 2017-18.