Nathan Coogan
Nathan Coogan
Height: 5-11
Year: SO
Hometown: North Providence, R.I.
High School: North Providence
Events: Mid Dist.
Major: Mechanical Engineering

Personal Bests

  • Indoor
    • 800m: 1:57.67 (2017-18 at Sorlien Memorial Invite)
    • 1000m: 2:27.43 (2017-18 at Terrier Classic)
  • Outdoor
    • 800m: 1:53.34 (2017-18 at Holy Cross Classic)
    • 1500m: 4:17.38 (2017-18 at Colonial Relays)


  • Indoor:
    • Won the 1000m (2:30.35) at the Husky Invitational.
    • Finished fourth in the 4x880yd relay (7:52.69) at the Beantown Challenge.
    • Finished eighth in the 1000m (2:35.50) at the New England Championship.
    • Finished sixth in the 1000m (2:31.37) at the URI Coaches Tribute.
    • Finished fourth in the 1000m (2:28.82) and fourth in the 4x800m (7:46.38) at the Atlantic 10 Championship.
    • Finished fourth in the DMR (9:56.03) at the IC4A Championship.


  • Outdoor:
    • Finished 23rd in the 1500m (4:17.38) at the Colonial Relays.
    • Finished 11th in the 800m (1:56.07) at the UConn Northeast Challenge.
    • Finished third in the 800m (1:56.59) at the Holy Cross Invitational.
    • Won the 4x400m relay (3:18.11) and the 800m (1:53.34) at the Holy Cross Classic.
  • Indoor:
    • Placed sixth in the 1000m (2:27.43) at the Terrier Classic.
    • Finished second in the distance medley relay (11:00.15) and third in the 800m (1:57.67) at the Sorlien Memorial Invite.
    • Finished second in the 1000m (2:29.83) and sixth in the 800m (1:58.05) at the Husky Indoor Invite.

High School

  • Attended North Providence High School.
  • Member of the cross country and track and field teams for all four years.
  • Member of the Sentinal Strides Cross Country Club for 11 years.
  • Captained the cross country and track and field teams his junior and senior year.
  • All-State Indoor Track (2017) and All-State Outdoor Track (2017).
  • Holds the school record in the 400 meter, 600 meter, 800 meter, 1000 meter, 1500 meter, 1600 meter, and mile.
  • Member of the National Honor Society and yearbook club.


  • Born February 2, 1999.
  • Son of Allynn and Christopher.
  • Has four brothers- Corey, Adam, Noah, and Conner.
  • His brother, Corey, was a member of the track and field team at URI.
  • Lists his interests as hiking, listening to music, and running.
  • Favorite athlete is Tom Brady.
  • Favorite teams are the New England Patriots, Boston Celtics, and Boston Red Sox.
  • Majoring in Mechanical Engineering with hopes of becoming an engineer.