Maksim Korolev
Maksim Korolev
Year: Senior
Hometown: Harrisonville, Mo.
High School: Harrisonville
Position: Distance
Major: Human Developmental and Regenerative Bio
House Affiliation: Eliot

Personal Bests
1,500 meters - 3:52.67 (O)
1 mile - 4:02.24 (O)
3,000 meters - 7:51.52 (I)
5,000 meters - 13:42.56 (O)
10,000 meters - 29:13.80 (O)

Holds the indoor 3K and 5K program records … Named to the indoor USTFCCCA All-American second team … Earned a silver medal in the 5K at indoor Heps with a time of 13:58.83 … Finished fifth overall in the 10,000m run with a time of 29:26.96 at the Ivy League Outdoor Track & Field Championships.

Earned USTFCCCA All-America honors in the 10,000 ... Finished in first place against rival Yale crossing the line in 24:20.39 over the eight-kilometer course Sept. 14 ... Crossed the finish line in 18th place out of 300 runners, posting a time of 23:44 at the Wisconsin Adidas Invitational Oct. 12 ... Posted a time of 24:24.3 and crossed the line as Harvard’s second scorer at the Heptagonal Championships Oct. 27 ... Crossed the finish line at the NCAA Regionals with the second fastest time of 30:16.2 Nov. 9 ... Earned USTFCCCA All-Region honors … Crossed the finish line in a time of 31:43.8 at the NCAA Championships while representing Harvard Nov. 17 ... Took first in the mile with a time of 4:05:30 at HYP … Took first in 3,000 at Ivy League indoor championships, garnering All-Ivy League accolades … Took third in the mile with 4:03:70 at the Columbia qualifier.

Had an sixth-place showing with a time of 8:20.01 in the 3,000 meter run at the Saturday Night at the Armory II meet ... Ran the mile in 4:11.36, good for fourth place, at the Battle of Beantown ... Finished fifth in the 3,000 meters (8:19.98) at the HYP meet ... Finished third in the 1500 meters (3:57.67) at Sam Howell Invitational.

Top Harvard finisher at the Iona Meet of Champions Sept. 18, placing 11th overall with a time of 25.31 ... Placed fifth at the Harvard-Yale Meet Sept. 24 with a time of 25:43.64 ... Rounded out Harvard scorers at NCAA Regionals with a 100th-place time of 32:09.6 on the 10K course.

Before Harvard
Four-year member of the track and cross country teams at Harrisonville … Gatorade Missouri Runner of the Year and Kansas City Metro Runner of the Year 2009-10 … Named to the All-Midwest second-team in 2009 … Captured the individual state cross country title in 2009 ... Wont both the 1,600 and 3,200-meter events at the 2010 outdoor track state championships, posting personal bests of 4:13.60 and 8:55.96, respectively ... All-state in cross country all four years and all-state in track as a sophomore, junior and senior … Earned all-state recognition in both the 1,600 and 3,200-meter events.