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Francis Cronin
Height: 5'10
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Norton, Mass.
High School: Norton High School


  • Cronin competed in four races in his first year on the team
  • He was able to record a personal best in the 5K at the Fens Classic on September 2nd
  • Cronin was also able to record a personal best in the 8K at the GNACs held on October 28th with a time of 33:53
  • The first-year was able to average a 34:12 in the 8K for the season


  • Attended high school at Norton HS in Norton, Mass.
  • Competed on the Norton HS Cross Country and Track and Field teams, captaining the winter and spring teams his senior year
  • Cronin was the JFK award winner his senior season for his efforts in his senior year


  • Major: Secondary Education
  • Career Aspirations: English teacher and track
  • Favorite Movie: Back to the Future
  • Favorite Book: KKite Runner
  • Favorite Pre-game Meal: Grilled Chicken
  • Favorite Late Night Snack: Chips and queso
  • Most Exciting Athletic Experience: Breaking six minute pace in the 5k
  • Who is your most respected professional athlete?: Usain Bolt