Bailey Thayer
Bailey Thayer
Year: SR
Hometown: Durham, Conn.
High School: Coginchaug Regional
Events: XC/Mid-Distance
Major: Pharmacy

Personal Bests

  • Outdoor
    • 400m: 1:01.43 (2017-18 at Stonehill Skyhawk Invitational)
    • 800m: 2.22.51 (2017-18 at Black & Gold Invitational)
    • 1500m: 4:59.44 (2017-18 at UConn Northeast Challenge)
  • Indoor
    • 500m: 1:22.23 (2015-16 at Alden Invitational)
    • 600m: 1:43.49 (2018-19 at Boston University Season Opener)
    • 800m: 2:22.26 (2017-18 at Terrier Classic)
    • 1000m: 3:09.63 (2017-18 at Beantown Challenge)

2018-19

  • Indoor:
    • Finished 14th in the 4x400m relay (4:17.44) and 16th in the 600m (1:43.49) at the Boston University Season Opener.
    • Finished 10th in the 4x880yd relay (10:04.36) and 31st in the 500m (1:25.93) at the Beantown Challenge.
    • Finished third in the DMR (13:06.02) and 10th in the 800m (2:26.84) at the Sorlien Invitational.
    • Finished 36th in the 4x400m relay (4:14.32) and 77th in the 800m (2:24.54) at the Terrier Classic.
    • Placed second in the 800m (2:22.96) and fourth in the 4x400m relay (4:16.00) at the URI Coaches Tribute.
    • Finished seventh in the 4x800m relay (9:22.84) at the Atlantic 10 Championship.

2017-18

  • Outdoor:
    • Finished fourth in the 4x400m relay (4:10.80) and 17th in the 400m (1:01.43) at the Stonehill Skyhawk Invitational.
    • Finished 22nd in the 800m (2:26.19) at the Holy Cross Invitational.
    • Finished ninth in the 4x400m relay (4:13.78) and 21st in the 1500m (4:59.44) at the UConn Northeast Challenge.
    • Placed third in the 4x400m relay (4:13.45) and finished 12th in the 800m (2:28.39) at the Minuteman Invitational. 
    • Placed second in the 800m (2:22.51) and third in the 4x800m relay (9:55.24) at the Black & Gold Invitational.
  • Indoor:
    • Finished 17th in the 4x400m relay (4:06.85) and 53rd in the 800m (2:22.26) at the John Thomas Terrier Classic.
    • Finished eighth in the 4x400m relay (4:16.46) and ninth in the 800m (2:24.73) at the Sorlien Memorial Invitational.
    • Finished 10th in the 4x400m relay (4:23.61) and 24th in the 1000m (3:09.63) at the Beantown Challenge.
    • Finished 10th in the 500m (1:23.50) and sixth in the 4x400m relay (4:26.27) at the Brown University Alden Invitational.

2016-17

  • Outdoor:
    • Finished 32nd in the 800m (2:27.00) at the Stonehill Skyhawk Invitational.
    • Finished fifth in the 4x400m relay (4:08.68) and 12th in the 800m (2:25.89) at the Holy Cross Invitational.
    • Finished 16th in the 800m (2:25.50) at the UConn Northeast Challenge.
    • Finished 13th in the 800m (2:28.77) at the UMass Quad Invitational.
    • Finished fourth in the 4x400m relay (4:18.66) and 27th in the 1500m (5:04.14) at the Black & Gold Invitational. 
  • Indoor:
    • Finished 40th in the 4x400m relay (4:09.29) and 98th in the 800m (2:25.28) at the David Hemery Valentine Invitational. 
    • Placed third in the DMR (12:51.77) and 12th in the 800m (2:24.67) at the URI Coaches Invitational.
    • Finished 87th in the 800m (2:24.83) at the John Thomas Terrier Classic.
    • Finished fourth in the 4x400m relay (4:09.37) and fifth in the 800m (2:26.58) at the Sorlien Memorial Invitational.
    • Finished 11th in the 500m (1:23.45) at the Beantown Challenge.
    • Finished sixth in the 4x400m relay (4:20.88) and eighth in the 500m (1:24.36) at the Brown University Alden Invitational.

2015-16

  • Outdoor:
    • Did not compete.
  • Indoor:
    • Finished 12th in the 4x400m relay (4:04.12) at the Joe Donahue Games.
    • Placed third in the 4x800m relay (10:22.70) and sixth in the 800m (2:29.58) at the Sorlien Memorial Invitational.
    • Finished fourth in the 500m (1:22.23) at the Brown University Alden Invitational.

High School

  • Attended Coginchaug Regional High School.
  • Received 12 varsity letters in cross country, indoor track, and outdoor track. 
  • 2015 Conference Scholar Athlete of the Year.
  • 2015 First Team Indoor All-State selection.
  • 2015 4x800m relay Indoor State Champion.
  • 2015 600m Indoor State Runner-Up.
  • 2015 New Balance Indoor Nationals qualifier.
  • 2015-16 All-New England Track selection.
  • 2015 First Team All-State selection.
  • 2015 4x800m relay Outdoor State Champion.
  • 2014 First Team Outdoor All-State selection.
  • 2014 4x800m relay Outdoor State Champion (state record).
  • 2014 4x400m relay Outdoor State Runner-Up (school record).
  • 22nd in the 4x800m relay at the 2014 New Balance Outdoor National Championship. 

Personal

  • Majoring in Pharmacy.