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CJ

Ambrosio

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Distance
Height: 5'7"
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Avon, Ohio
High School: St. Ignatius

Bio

2018-19 XC: Participated in four races during the 2018 fall season, notching a top four finish for the Blue Devils in each of his four competitions … opened his sophomore campaign with an eighth-place overall finish in the Elon Opener (8/31), posting a 6K time of 18:59 to help Duke to a second-place team finish to begin the season … recorded a fourth-place finish for the Blue Devils in the Roy Griak Invitational (9/29), recording an 8K time of 25:08.0 to place 19th overall as Duke earned a first-place team finish … posted a third-place finish for Duke in the ACC Championships (10/26), recording a time of 24:36.5 to finish 43rd … finished second for the Blue Devils at the NCAA Southeast Regionals (11/9) with a 10K time of 31:22.3.

2017-18 T&F: Redshirted the 2018 indoor season and participated in four events during the outdoor season, earning two top-10 finishes … finished ninth in the 1,500m run at the Battle of the Blues (4/6) with a time of 4:00.99 … earned a first-place in the 5,000m run at the Duke Invitational, clocking a time of 14:45.69.

2017-18 XC: Competed in four races during the fall season of his freshman campaign, posting a top-five finish for the Blue Devils in three of the four races he ran … began his collegiate career in winning fashion, opening the season with a first-place overall finish at the Bull City Classic (9/1) with a 6K time of 18:07 as the Blue Devils came away with a first-place shutout victory … secured a top-five overall spot, finishing fourth overall at the Winthrop Invitational (9/16) with an 8K time of 25:25.25 as part of a first-place victory for Duke…placed second for the Blue Devils in the Roy Griak Invitational (9/23), running a time of 26:15.8 in the 8K in a seventh-place finish for Duke … posted a personal-best time in the 8K at the ECU Pirates Invite (10/13) with a time of 24:56.21 to help Duke secure a first-place victory. 

Prior to Duke: Lettered for four years in cross country and track and field under Chuck Kyle at St. Ignatius…Two-time New Balance Nationals All-American in the 4xmile relay…Four-time All-Ohio in both cross country and track and field…State runner-up in the 3200m in 2016…St. Ignatius school record holder in the 4xmile relay, the 5K, and the 3200m.

Personal: Son of Chris and Emily Ambrosio…Born March 24th, 1999…Has three sisters, Mallory, Julia, and Chelsea.

Cross Country PR
8K - 24:56.21 (10/13/2017)

Indoor PR
1,600m - 4:13 (High School)

Outdoor PR
3,200m - 9:01 (High School)
5,000m - 14:45.69 (4/21/2018)

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