Joseph Ruggiero
Joseph Ruggiero
Weight: 155
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Manchester, Conn.
High School: Manchester
Position: Distance
AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2016-17: Won the 3,000-meter run at the Springfield Maroon and White Classic...posted Trinity's top time in the 3,000-meter run (8:48.45).
 
AS A FIRST-YEAR IN 2015-16: Earned All-New England indoor honors as part of Trinity's 8th-place 4x800-meter relay quartet...won the mile run in the Snowflake Invitational at Smith...won the 1,500-meter run at the Springfield Outdoor Invitational.

BEFORE TRINITY: Two-time conference champion in two different events for his high school team...also starred scholastically in cross country and wrestling in high school.

PERSONAL:
 Also runs cross country for the Bantams...involved in History Day and the environmental science club in high school...Manchester Youth Commission member...member of Trinity's Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) in both 2016-17 and 2017-18...enjoys hiking, climbing, golfing, and racquetball...majoring in environmental science...son of Sharon and Robert Ruggiero.