Junior: Selected as a senior tri-captain by his teammates for the 2009 season ... 2008 was his best harrier campaign as a Blue Devil by far ... inched his way up the Duke roster as the fall wore on, clinching a spot on the IC4A team with a 12th-place showing at N.C. State on Nov. 8 ... then in New York, had a breakthrough at 8,000m, getting under 26 minutes for the first time with a 25:54 at Van Cortlandt Park ... his 26th-place finish just missed All-East, but as eighth man for Duke, he was a member of the IC4A champion team ... indoors, he ran a mile personal best of 4:15.56 in Boston, a drop of several seconds ... when he returned to Boston six weeks later for the IC4A indoor championships, ran 3:02.80 on the 1,200m lead-off leg on the Duke DMR to earn All-East honors ... after lowering his 1,500m personal-best to 3:51.82 at UNC on May 8, finished his junior campaign with another All-East effort, running lead-off on the Duke 4x800m trial round team.
All-East Indoors: 2009
All-East Outdoors: 2009
Competes in the 1,500m and the mile ... personal best of 3:59.84 in the 1,500m at the 2007 ACC Outdoor Championships and 27:30 in the 8k at the 2007 Blue Ridge XC Open ... born in Rocky River, Ohio, to Patrick and Nancy Sullivan.
Prep: Placed 3rd in the Ohio state meet in the 1600-meter with a time of 4:18.43 ... split a 1:55.7 leg on the 4X800 relay.