Photo by Aaron Laserna for MileSplit
One of Old Bridge's current stars, in a long history of success, Rey Rivera has chosen his college for next fall. He made the announcement on twitter Tuesday night that he is now a verbal commit to Georgetown University. Jim Lambert of NJ Advanced Media also broke the news.
Rivera is a three time winner at the NJSIAA Meet of Champions in the 800 meter on the track. He also joined the cross country ranks his sophomore season and has turned into a success on the trails as well, just recently he won his second straight Greater Middlesex Conference title.
Personal Records - Full Career Stats Here
- 800m (in) - 1:54.09
- 800m - 1:50.66
- 1000m (in) - 2:39.99
- 1600m (in) - 4:19.64
- 1600m - 4:21.36
- 1 Mile (in) - 4:21.47
- 5K (xc) - 15:48.20
Watch his GMC Championship title from just last week when he ran a 16:12 for the win, defending his title from 2015.