Polo Burguete
Polo Burguete
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Distrito Federal, Mexico
High School: Culver Academies
Major: Interdisciplinary/French

At DePauw:

2017-18:

  • 92nd at the NCAA Championships with a time of 25:27.46
  • Placed fifth and paced DePauw at the Great Lakes Regional with a time of 25:31.9
  • All-NCAC First Team
  • Second at the NCAC Championships pacing DePauw with a time of 24:43.4
  • Fourth at the Oberlin Inter-Regional with a time of 25:18.1
  • 20th at the Greater Louisville Classic with a time of 25:50.53
  • Fourth at Little State with a time of 26:59.2
  • 42nd at the Ohio Wesleyan Invitational with a time of 27:04.7
  • First at the Illinois Wesleyan Titan Opener (5k) with a time of 15:58.3
  • NCAC Men’s Runner of the Week (9/5/17)
  • Tiger Pride Honor Roll (Fall 2017, Spring 2018)
  • NCAC Academic Honor Roll

2016-17:

  • Ran in the NCAA Championships (63rd, 25:12.7)
  • Ran in the NCAA Great Lakes Regional (5th, 24:55.0)
  • All-NCAC Second Team (8th, 26:08.8)
  • First at the Illinois Wesleyan Titan Opener (16:09.5)
  • Tiger Pride Honor Roll (Fall 2016)

2015-16:

  • Letter winner
  • All-NCAC second team
  • Ran a 24:46 at Oberlin (15th) to be placed fourth on DePauw’s all-time top times list (10/17/15)
  • Placed 27th in the Great Lakes Regional with a time of 26:01 (11/14/15)
  • Tiger Pride Honor Roll (Fall 2015, Spring 2016)
  • NCAC Academic Honor Roll

2014-15:

  • Letter winner
  • Tiger Pride Honor Roll
  • 78th place finish at Regional (25:48.7)
  • Placed 24th All-Time at DePauw (25:48.7)

High School:

  • Three-year cross country, swimming and track letterwinner
  • Team captain (cross country, swimming and track)
  • State Qualifier, Regional Champion and Sectional Champion (Cross country, 2012)
  • State Qualifier and Sectional Champion (Swimming 500yd free, 2012-13)
  • Sectional Champion (Track 1600m, 2012)
  • Cum Laude, French Honor Society, A. E. K. Cull Award (2013)