- Cameron Marantz
- Westport, Conn.
- Staples High School
Major: Masters of Science in Finance
Track Events: 5,000m and 10,000m
At Princeton: Coached by Steve Dolan Finished 22nd overall in the 2008 cross country HEPS, the Ivy League championship Princeton won the 2008 Ivy League cross country championships Won the Old Nassau Invitational cross country event in 2008 Placed seventh in the 5,000m at the 2009 Outdoor HEPS Scored for the Tigers at the 2008 NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regional as Princeton finished fourth overall Personal bests include 24:35 (8K), 14:27 (5,000m) and 4:13 (mile).
Prep: Coached by Laddie Lawrence Earned all-conference, all-state and all-New England honors during senior cross country season Placed 25th at the 2004 New England Cross Country Championships Finished 15th at the 2004 CIAC State Cross Country Championships, helping Staples to a 12th-place finish Came in third at the league meet in 2004, helping the team to its first first-place victory since 1990 Named second-team all-conference for the 1,600m indoor event in 2005 and first-team all-conference for the 1,600m, 3,200m and 5,000m outdoor events.
Personal: Son of Mitchell and Leslie Marantz Has an older sister, Lauren Enjoys reading, playing guitar, watching movies and speaking French Admires Galen Rupp because despite all the things people said about him, he just kept his head down and persisted and now no American can beat him Graduated from Princeton in 2009 with a bachelors degree in mathematics Currently working toward masters degree at Florida with a future interest in options trading Chose UF for the combination of athletic program and facilities, academic fit and the climate.