Torin La Liberte
Torin La Liberte
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Madison, N.H.
High School: Kennett

Honors: 2016 Captain ... 2015 Captain ... Spring 2015 NE-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll

As a Junior: One of team's top two scorers at all seven races, taking top spot three times ... top Saint Michael's finisher during 8K Shacklette Invitational on Sept. 5, taking 41st in 28:44 ... fourth at 8K Vermont Tech Invitational on Sept. 12, with time of 30:03 good for second on team ... 10th during 8K Northeast-10 Preview Meet in 28:03 on Sept. 26, taking second on squad ... 12th overall and second on team during 8K Vermont Intercollegiate Championship at 27:42 on Oct. 3 ... team's second finisher at Albany Invitational on Oct. 17, completing 8K course in 27:34 to take 74th ... 50th at 8K Northeast-10 Championship on Oct. 25, clocking in at 27:02.6 to take team's top spot by 0.1 seconds ... first Purple Knight to complete 10K NCAA East Regional Championship on Nov. 8 at 33:30, taking 52nd overall.

As a Sophomore: Competed in all seven of team's events ... finished among the top three SMC runners on six occasions ... finished 44th at the Shacklette Invitational (30:14 8K) on Sept. 6 ... was 52nd at the Aldrich Invitational (30:33 8K) on Sept. 20 ... was second on the team and 13th overall at the Vermont Intercollegiate Championship (29:33 8K) on Oct. 4 ... crossed the line in 22nd at the Northeast-10 Preview Meet (32:35 8K) on Oct. 18 ... clocked in at 28:10 at the 8K Mayor's Cup on Oct. 26 ... ran at the Northeast-10 Championship (31:09 8K) on Nov. 9 ... competed at the NCAA East Regional Championship (34:44 10K) on Nov. 22.

As a Freshman: Competed in six races ... 45th during Shacklette Invitational (30:09 8K) on Sept. 7 ... 13th at the Vermont Technical College Invitational (32:21 8K) on Sept. 14 ... 15th at the Vermont Intercollegiate Championship (28:30 8K) on Sept. 28 ... 44th at the Keene State Invitational (29:37 8K) on Oct. 5 ... competed in first NE-10 Championship and finished fourth among SMC runners at a pace of 28:52 in the 8K on Oct. 27 ... fourth among Purple Knights during NCAA East Regional Championship (35:58 10K) on Nov. 10.

High School: Member of the cross country, Nordic skiing, lacrosse, track & field, ski jumping, Alpine skiing and soccer teams at Kennett High School ... served as captain for two years for the Nordic skiing team ... three-time New Hampshire representative in the Eastern High School Ski Championship ... placed second overall in the 2013 Eastern High School SkiChampionship ... was four-time individual NHIAA Division II champion ... was a three-time individual NHIAA champion ... helped high school's Nordic skiing team win 2012 and 2013 NHIAA Division II and all-state crowns ... member of the National Honor Society and Spanish Honor Society ... NHIAA scholar athlete.

Personal: Torin Roger La Liberte ... son of Ted and Coryann La Liberte ... majoring in media studies, journalism & digital arts ... also member of Nordic skiing team ... president of cycling club ... won 2014 U.S. Collegiate Nordic Ski Jumping National Championship ... won 2016 Eastern Collegiate Cycling Conference Eastern Road Race C Championship ... cousin Julie Brown played beach volleyball at Florida State, helping Seminoles finish as runner-up in the sport's inaugural NCAA Championship in 2016.