Mark Gulesian
Height: 5-6
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Miami, Fla.
High School: Christopher Columbus
Position: Mid-Distance

Career Achievements

Earned All-NEWMAC second-team honors in the 1500-meter run as a sophomore in 2013 and as a senior in 2015…earned All-New England accolades in the 1500 meters and and the 4x400-meter relay as a senior in 2015...holds the school record in the 1500 meters (3:55.84), and the 5000 meters (15.17.22).

Career Highlights

2015: As a senior, took part in nine meets, competing in the 800 meters and 1500 meters…recorded one victory to go along with three second-place finishes and seven top-five results…won the 800-meter run with a time of 1:57.30 at the season-opening Wesleyan Invitational on March 21…came in second in the 800 meters with a time of 1:56.74 at Fitchburg State on April 4…posted a time of 3:59.07 at Princeton’s Larry Ellis Invitational on April 17…came in second in the 1500 meters (3:58.67) and sixth in the 800 meters (1:56.87) at the NEWMAC Championships on April 25…also was part of the Beavers’ record-setting 4x400 relay team (3:25.84) at the conference meet…posted a season-best time of 3:56.10 to finish seventh in the 1500 meters at the NCAA New England Championships on May 2…came in second with a then-school-record time of 1:54.09 in the 800 meters, and helped the 4x400 relay team post a new school mark for the third straight meet (3:22.06) at the University of Albany on May 9…came in 18th with a time of 1:55.33 in the 800 meters at the ECAC Championships on May 15.

2014: As a junior, took part in nine meets competing in the 800 meters, the 1500 meters and the 5000 meters…won two races, posted three runner-up finishes, and came in third once on the season…opened the spring with a win in the 800 and a second-place finish in the 1500 meters at the Bridgewater State Invitational on March 22…came in second in the 800 meters on March 29 at the Coast Guard Spring Invitational on March 29…won the 5000 meters with a time of  15:26.87 on April 5 at UMass-Dartmouth…finished fifth in the 1500 meters with a time of 4:00.37 to qualify for the NCAA regionals on April 12 at the UNH Wildcat Invitational…came in second with a season-best time of 1:58.33 in the 800 meters, and also finished third in the 1500 meters at the Season Collier Invitational on April 19 at MIT…posted a seventh-place result (4:00.85) a ninth-place finish (1:58.56) in the 800 meters at the NEWMAC Championship on April 26…came in seventh with a time of 3:55.84 to set a new program record in the 1500 meters at the NCAA New England Championship on May 10…enters his season campaign with the top 10 1500-meter times in school history.

2013: As a sophomore, took part in eight meets competing in the 800 meters and 1500 meters…had a pair of runner-up finishes, and posted six top-10 finishes on the year…came in fifth in the 1500 meters at the Coast Guard Spring Invitational on March 30…was third in the 1500 meters with a time of 3:58.06 at the UNH Wildcat Invitational on April 13…came in second in the 800 meters with a career-best time of 1:57.67 at the Fitchburg State Invitational on April 20…became just the fourth in program history to earn all-conference honors, coming in second with a time of 3:58.27 in the 1500 meters at the NEWMAC Championship on April 27…also finished eighth with a time of 1:58.30 in the 800 meters at the league meet…finished 12th in the 1500 meters with a time of 3:56.68 at the NCAA New England Regionals on May 4.

2012: As a first-year, took part in eight meets competing in the 800 meters, 1500 meters and 5000 meters…won one race, posted five top-five finishes, and recorded eight top-10 results...came in fifth in the 1500 meters and ninth in the 800 meters in his collegiate debut at the Westfield State Invitational on March 24…posted his first collegiate victory with a time of 4:07.89 in the 1500 meters at the Coast Guard Spring Invitational on March 31…came in fifth and set a program record with a time of 15:17.22 in the 5000 meters at the UMass-Lowell Invitational on April 7…finished third in the 1500 meters with a time of 3:58.57 at the UNH Wildcat Invitational on April 14…also posted a season-best time of 1:59.01 in the 800 meters at UNH…came in third with a season-best time of 3:56.39 in the 1500 meters, and ninth in the 800 meters at the NEWMAC Championship on April 28…finished 19th with a time of 4:01.42 in the 1500 meters at the NCAA New England Regionals on May 5…came in 23rd with a time of 4:02.03 in the 1500 meters at the ECAC Championship on May 18.

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