Patrick Rooney, Middlebury College
Patrick Rooney graduated from Middlebury College in the spring of 2013 with a degree in neuroscience. He was the school’s male winner of the Hazeltine-Klevnow Trophy, awarded annually to the senior who best combines ability in athletics and excellence in scholarship. He boasted a GPA of 3.9 as a pre-med student at Middlebury.
Rooney was a four-year member of the men’s track and field team at Middlebury, earning several honors in the 400 hurdles event. He was an All-NESCAC and All-New England performer in both of those events at the 2013 NESCAC Championships, while also earning All-Conference honors in the triple jump. He served as a team captain during his senior season.