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Erik van Ingen

Erik van Ingen
Class: Graduate
Position: Distance
Height: 5'8"
Hometown: Marathon, NY
High School: Marathon

Senior Season (2010-11)

  • Named first-team All-America with a fifth-place performance in the mile at the NCAA Indoor Track Championships
  • Earned first-team All-America with a sixth-place performance in the mile at the NCAA Indoor Track Championships
  • Named the USTFCCCA Northeast Region Men’s Indoor Track Athlete of the Year
  • Named the America East Men’s Outstanding Track Athlete after winning the 5,000 and 1,000 at the conference indoor meet
  • Won the 1,500 and anchored the first-place 4x800 relay at the America East Outdoor Championships
  • Captured the mile with a school-record (3:57.11) at the prestigious Boston/Valentine’s Indoor Meet
  • Qualified for the NCAA Division I Cross Country Championships for the second straight season and placed 43rd overall
  • Named to the 2011 America East Academic Honor Roll

Junior Season (2009-10)

  • Qualified for the NCAA Indoor Track & Field Championships in the mile
  • Became the first Binghamton runner to break four minutes in the mile with a winning time of 3:59.58 at the Penn State Indoor National Open
  • Won the mile at the America East Indoor Track Championships (4:04.92)
  • Became the first runner in program history to qualify for the NCAA Division I Cross Country Championships
  • Captured the America East Cross Country individual title and led the Bearcats to the team championship
  • Named to the 2010 America East Academic Honor Roll

Sophomore Season (2008-09)

  • Placed sixth at the NCAA East Regional Outdoor Championships in the 1,500 with a school-record time of 3:43.18
  • Was third at the IC4A Outdoor Championships in the 1,500 (3:50.67)
  • Won the 1,500 at the America East Outdoor Championships (3:51.34)
  • Placed sixth in the mile at the Notre Dame Indoor Invitational in the mile with a NCAA provisional time of 4:01.59
  • Finished second in the mile at the America East Indoor Championships (4:03.26).

Freshman Season (2007-08)

  • Transferred from Canisius following the fall semester
  • Was fourth in the 1,500 (3:51.40) and sixth in the 800 (1:53.97) at the America East Outdoor Championships

Before College

  • Named All-Northeast Region in cross country as a senior with a 24th-place finish at the 2006 race.
  • Placed third at the Class D State Cross Country Meet his senior year and 18th at the NYS Federation Meet

Personal

  • Parents are Schuyler and Laurie van Ingen.
  • Majoring in cinema

Top Performances

  • 800: 1:49.83
  • 1,000: 2:21.28
  • Mile: 3:57.11
  • 3,000:7:58.72
  • 5,000: 14:25.08
  • All-America Honors (2)

  • 2011 Indoor (1)
  • 2011 Outdoor (1)
  • NCAA Appearances (3)

  • 2010 Indoor (1)
  • 2011 Indoor (1)
  • 2011 Outdoor (1)
  • Northeast Region Honors (1)

  • 2011 Indoor MOP
  • America East Honors (1)

  • 2011 Indoor MOP
  • AE Championships (6)

  • 2009 Outdoor (1)
  • 2010 Indoor (1)
  • 2011 Indoor (2)
  • 2011 Outdoor (2)
  • AE All-Conference (7)

  • 2009 Indoor (1)
  • 2009 Outdoor (1)
  • 2010 Indoor (1)
  • 2011 Indoor (2)
  • 2011 Outdoor (2)
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