Mitch Valko
Mitch Valko
Height: 6-2
Weight: 180
Year: Junior
Hometown: Bridgeville, Pa.
High School: South Fayette
Position: Hurdles
Major: Undeclared
House Affiliation: Dunster

Collegiate Bests
60m - 7.55
55H - 7.82
60H - 8.09
110H - 14.92 
200m - 23.86

Finished the 60h with a career-best 8.09 at the Boston University David Hemery Valentine Invitational (Feb. 9-10) … Ran a career-best 23.86 in the 200m at the Beantown Challenge (Jan. 13).

Placed first at the Stonehill Invite in the 110m hurdles ... Ran 8.25 in the preliminary round of the 60m hurdles at Ivy League Indoor Heps ... During the indoor season, set a new personal record in the 60m hurdles, finishing fourth at the Harvard-Yale-Princeton Meet in 8.23 seconds


Debuted his college career with a season-best time in the indoor 60 at the Cornell Southern Tier Collegiate Open, running a 7.55 … Ran a 8.34 in the preliminarily round of the 60H of the Ivy League Indoor Championships … Had season-best time of 14.92 in the 110H at the Florida Relays and Miami Hurricane Alumni Invitational. 

Before Harvard: 
Four-year letterwinner and two-year captain for South Fayette ... 2015 Indoor Pennsylvania Champion in the hurdles ... Two-time All-State track & field selection ... Also lettered on football team.