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Erik van Ingen

Erik van Ingen
Class: Graduated in 2012
Height: 5-8
Hometown: Cortland, N.Y.
High School: Marathon

2011-12 Track Season

  • Earned first-team All-America honors with an eighth-place finish in the 1,500 at the NCAA Outdoor Championships
  • Earned first-team All-America honors with a seventh-place finish in the mile at the NCAA Indoor Championships
  • Was fifth in the Wanamaker Mile at the Millrose Games with a school-record time of 3:56.47
  • Won the 1,000 and anchored the first-place DMR team at the America East Indoor Championships
  • Won the 800 and anchored the first-place 4 x 800 relay team at the America East Outdoor Championships

Senior Season (2010)

  • Placed a career-best 43rd overall at the NCAA Championships
  • Earned All-Region honors with a 12th-place finish at the Northeast Regional Meet
  • Finished a team-best 27th at the NCAA Pre-National Meet
  • Was a program-best eighth overall at the Lehigh Paul Short Run
  • Named the America East Performer of the Week on Oct. 5
  • Earned first-team All-America honors with a sixth-place finish in the 1,500 at the NCAA Outdoor Championships
  • Earned first-team All-America honors with a fifth-place finish in the mile at the NCAA Indoor Championships
  • Named the Most Outstanding Performer at the America East Indoor Championships after winning the 5,000 and 1,000

Junior Season (2009)

  • Became the first runner in program history to compete at the NCAA Championships
  • Earned All-Region honors with a seventh-place finish at the Northeast Regional Meet
  • Won the America East individual title and earned all-conference honors
  • Placed 17th overall at the Lehigh Paul Short Run
  • The America East Men’s Cross Country Performer of the Week on Oct. 5
  • Qualified for the NCAA Indoor Track Championships in the mile

Sophomore Season (2008)

  • Earned all-conference honors with a fourth-place finish at the America East Championships
  • Won the University of Buffalo Stampede
  • Finished a team-best 42nd overall at the Lehigh Paul Short Run
  • Was a team-best 26th overall at the Penn State National Open
  • During the outdoor track season, he won the 1,500 at the America East Championships and placed eighth at the NCAA East Regional Meet

Before Binghamton

  • Placed a team-best 11th at the 2006 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC) meet for Canisius
  • Named the MAAC Runner of the Week twice his freshman season
  • Transferred to Binghamton in January 2008 and placed fourth in the 1,500 and sixth in the 800 at the America East Outdoor Track Championships
  • 2007 America East Academic Honor Roll

Before College

  • Finished 24th at the 2006 Foot Locker Northeast Regional Championships
  • Named Second-Team All-State by the New York State Sports Writers Association (NYSSWA)
  • Placed third at the Class D State Meet his senior year and 18th at the New York State (NYS) Federation Meet

Personal

  • Parents are Parents are Schuyler and Laurie van Ingen
  • Majored in cinema
  • Competed at the U.S. Olympic Track & Field Trials in 2012

CROSS COUNTRY HONORS

  • NCAA Qualifier: 2 (2009 & 2010)
  • All-Northeast Region: 2 (2009 & 2010)
  • AE Championships: 1 (2009)
  • AE All-Conference: 1 (2009)

TRACK & FIELD HONORS

  • NCAA All-American: 4 (2011 Indoor & Outdoor, 2012 Indoor & Outdoor)
  • NCAA Qualifier: 5 (2010 Indoor, 2011 Indoor & Outdoor, 2012 Indoor & Outdoor)
  • Northeast Region Most Outstanding Performer: 1 (2011 Indoor)
  • America East Most Outstanding Performer: 1 (2011 Indoor)
  • AE Championships: 7 (2009 Outdoor 1,500, 2010 Indoor Mile, 2011 Indoor 5,000, 2011 Indoor 1,000, 2011 Outdoor 1,500, 2012 Indoor 800, 2012 Outdoor 800)
  • AE All-Conference: 7 (2009 Indoor & Outdoor, 2010 Indoor, 2011 Indoor & Outdoor, 2012 Indoor & Outdoor)

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