William Delaney
William Delaney
Height: 5-11
Year: Senior
Hometown: Summit, N.J.
High School: Saint Peter's Prep
Major: Accounting

HONORS
Atlantic 10 Performer of the Week - Sept. 27, 2016
Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week - Sept. 27, 2016 

As A Senior (2019-20) | XC Meet-by-Meet Times
Cross Country

  • Finished 12th overall and second on the team with 5K time of 16:28.3 at Little Three Championship (8/30)

As A Junior (2018-19) | XC Meet-by-Meet Times | Track Meet-by-Meet Times
Cross Country

  • Paced the Bonnies in every event during the fall season
  • Set the program record and ran the program's first sub-16:00 5K when he finished the Little Three Championship in a time of 15:53 (9/1)
  • Ran the third-fastest 8K time in program history with his effort of 26:37 at the Anderson Invitational (9/22)
  • Led the Bonnies to a team victory at the Race in the Park when he finished second overall in a field of 51 runners (10/6)
  • Finished 108th and led the team at the Atlantic 10 Championship with his five-mile time of 27:25 (10/27)

Track

  • Competed in the 5000 meters during the spring season
  • Ran a season-best time of 16:49.88 at the Geneseo Early Season Invitational (3/30)
  • Posted an effort of 16:50.99 at the Atlantic 10 Championship (5/5)

As A Sophomore (2017-18) | XC Meet-by-Meet TimesTrack Meet-by-Meet Times
Cross Country

  • Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll honoree
  • Limited to two events during the fall due to injury
  • Led the team by placing 11th in a field of 40 runners with a 5K time of 16:21.54 at the Little Three Championship (9/2)
  • Paced the team at the National Catholic Invitational with an 8K time of 28:04.6 (9/15)

Track

  • Competed in the 1500 meters during the spring season
  • Ran a season best time of 4:21.85 at the Bucknell Team Challenge (4/21)
  • Posted a time of 4:22.76 at the Atlantic 10 Championships (5/5)
  • Finished 13th with a run of 4:24.75 at the Alfred Invite (4/23)

As A Freshman (2016-17) | XC Meet-by-Meet Times | Track Meet-by-Meet Times   
Cross Country

  • Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll honoree
  • Led the Bonnies in every event in his debut collegiate cross country season, setting PRs in the 5K (16:29.1), 8K (26:48) and 10K (35:21.02)
  • Paced the team at the Atlantic 10 Championship with a five mile time of 27:42.3 (10/29)
  • Ran an 8K PR time of 26:48 at the Paul Short Run to lead the Bonnies (10/1)
  • Named Atlantic 10 Performer and Rookie of the Week after leading the Bonnies with a 26:59.4 8K time at the Harry F. Anderson Invitational, finishing 36th out of over 200 runners (9/24)
  • Again paced the Bonnies with his 7,800-meter time of 26:50.9 at the Binghamton Invitational (9/17)
  • Made a strong collegiate debut, leading the Bonnies with a 5K time of 16:29.1 to finish 12th overall in a field of 38 at the Little Three Championship (9/2)

Track

  • Ran PR time of 16:20.64 in the 5000 meters at the UB Invitational (4/29)
  • Finished ninth at the Allegany County Classic in the 400 meters at 57.72 (4/4)

High School
Turned the first-ever sub-16:00 5K time in the history of Saint Peter's Prep with a school record mark of 15:59 ... later bettered his own school record 5K with a time of 15:27 ... recorded a fast mile time of 4:36 and 2:06 in the 800 ... named Third Team All-State non-public and First Team All-County ... also a member of the swim team.

Personal
Son of Kathleen and Bill Delaney ... Accounting major ... older sister, Kelly, is a graduate of St. Bonaventure and he also has a younger sister, Carolyn.