3,000m Run

heps-sapienzaMeet Top 10
7:56.84, Jim Sapienza (Dartmouth, 1983)
8:00.89, Jim Sapienza (Dartmouth, 1985)
8:02.09, Ronnie Harris (Navy, 1987)
8:02.61, David Olds (Princeton, 1983)
8:03.39, Bill Burke (Princeton, 1991)
8:03.41, Jim Gibson (Yale, 1991)
8:03.58, Jason Stewart (Army, 1994)
8:04.19, Maksim Korolev (Harvard, 2013)
8:04.22, Grant Whitney (Cornell, 1986)
8:04.49, Donn Cabral (Princeton, 2011)
8:04.76, Shawn Haynes (Yale, 1987)

Two-mile record (retired)
8:45.4h, David Merrick (Penn, 1976)

All-Meet Top 10
7:51.52, Maksim Korolev (Harvard, 2014)
7:51.57, Will Geoghegan (Dartmouth, 2014)
7:53.15, Joe Stilin (Princeton, 2012)
7:54.81, Thomas Awad (Penn, 2015)
7:54.84, Jim Sapienza (Dartmouth, 1985)
7:55.49, Greg Whiteley (Brown, 1989)
7:56.23, Greg Keller (Navy, 1993)
7:56.29, Sam Wilbur (Dartmouth, 1995)
7:56.40, Michael Maag (Princeton, 2008)
7:56.49, Jim Gibson (Yale, 1991)

Event was two miles from 1948-78
Event has been 3000 meters since

Three-Time Champion
Jim Sapienza (Dartmouth, 1983-84-85)

Two-Time Champions
Richard Shea, Army (1950-51)
Thomas Laris, Dartmouth (1960-61)
Douglas Hardin, Harvard (1968-69)
David Merrick, Penn (1975-76)
Greg Keller, Navy (1992-93)
David Nightingale, Princeton (2006-07)

All-Time Champions
Underscore indicates record
1948 — 9:45.9, Richard Hart, Harvard
1949 — 9:26.2, Stanton Waterman, Dartmouth
1950 — 9:29.1, Richard Shea, Army
1951 — 9:29.9, Richard Shea, Army
1952 — 9:29.9, Albert Pittis, Princeton
1953 — 9:30.6, Robert Day, Army
1954 — 9:36.1, Donald Farley, Cornell
1955 — 9:43.8, Robert Wray, Army
1956 — 9:41.5, Arthur Reider, Harvard
1957 — 9:32.0, Edward Sullivan, Brown
1958 — 9:32.4, David Eckel, Cornell
1959 — 9:20.7, Richard Greene, Army
1960 — 9:15.3, Thomas Laris, Dartmouth
1961 — 9:23.0, Thomas Laris, Dartmouth
1962 — 9:08.8, Robert Mack, Yale
1963 — 9:27.6, William Straub, Army
1964 — 9:26.6, Jeffrey Sidney, Yale
1965 — 9:25.4, Walter Hewlett, Harvard
1966 — 9:15.4, Gregory Williams, Navy
1967 — 9:05.2, James Baker, Harvard
1968 — 8:56.4, Douglas Hardin, Harvard
1969 — 8:48.6, Douglas Hardin, Harvard
1970 — 8:56.0, David Pottetti, Harvard
1971 — 8:56.6, Thomas Spengler, Harvard
1972 — 8:52.0, Philip Ritson, Cornell
1973 — 9:00.2, Phil Collins, Cornell
1974 — 8:56.4, Steven Gilmore, Navy
1975 — 8:50.6, David Merrick, Penn
1976 — 8:45.4, David Merrick, Penn
1977 — 8:48.79, Curtis Alitz, Army
1978 — 8:58.86, Steve Sholtes, Penn
1979 — 8:16.63, Andy Fischer, Cornell
1980 — 8:21.8, Eric Schuler, Harvard
1981 — 8:16.2, William Kovach, Navy
1982 — 8:16.84, Andy Atkeson, Yale
1983 — 7:56.84, Jim Sapienza, Dartmouth
1984 — 8:12.05, Jim Sapienza, Dartmouth
1985 — 8:00.89, Jim Sapienza, Dartmouth
1986 — 8:04.22, Grant Whitney, Cornell
1987 — 8:02.09, Ronnie Harris, Navy
1988 — 8:09.42, Peter Loomis, Brown
1989 — 8:06.94, Greg Whiteley, Brown
1990 — 8:23.42, Jim Gibson, Yale
1991 — 8:03.39, Bill Burke, Princeton
1992 — 8:23.60, Greg Keller, Navy
1993 — 8:13.81, Greg Keller, Navy
1994 — 8:03.58, Jason Stewart, Army
1995 — 8:18.20, Sam Wilbur, Dartmouth
1996 — 8:18.55, Donal O’Sullivan, Brown
1997 — 8:12.26, Ian Carswell, Harvard
1998 — 8:24.10, Adam Stuhlfaut, Princeton
1999 — 8:16.79, Michael Ryan, Navy
2000 — 8:12.47, Paul Morrison, Princeton
2001 — 8:07.00, Peter Hollatz, Brown
2002 — 8:19.57, Tom McArdle, Dartmouth
2003 — 8:16.48, Jonathan Bell, Princeton
2004 — 8:28.54, Steve Sundell, Columbia
2005 — 8:12.76, Nolan Tully, Penn
2006 — 8:12.08, David Nightingale, Princeton
2007 — 8:09.80, David Nightingale, Princeton
2008 — 8:31.59, Michael Maag, Princeton
2009 — 8:16.31, Dan Chenoweth, Harvard
2010 — 8:32.30, Kyle Merber, Columbia
2011 — 8:04.49, Donn Cabral, Princeton
2012 — 8:11.30, John Bleday, Dartmouth
2013 — 8:04.19, Maksim Korolev, Harvard
2014 — 8:17.03, Tait Rutherford, Columbia
2015 — 8:05.45, Thomas Awad, Penn
2016 — 8:08.32, Ben Rainero, Cornell
2017 — 8:04.87, James Randon, Yale

Winners By School
12, Harvard (1948-56-65-67-68-69-70-71-80-97-09-13)
9, Dartmouth (1949-60-61-83-84-85-95-02-12)
9, Princeton (1952-91-98-00-03-06-07-08-11)
8, Army (1950-51-53-55-59-63-77-94)
7, Cornell (1954-58-72-73-79-86-16)
7, Navy (1966-74-81-87-92-93-99)
5, Brown (1957-88-89-96-01)
5, Penn (1975-76-78-05-15)
5, Yale (1962-64-82-90-17)
3, Columbia (2004-10-14)