Sean Bapty
    Sean Bapty


    Albuquerque, N.M.

    High School:
    La Cueva


    5000m, 10000m


    Over 40 Falcons Earn MW Academic Honors

    The track and field team accounted for 41 of Air Force's 69 academic all-conference selections.


    Air Force places 29 on the Mountain West Scholar-Athlete team

    The MW Scholar-Athlete Award is one of the highest academic honors bestowed by the Conference


    Falcons Place 21 on MW Scholar-Athlete List

    The track and field team had 16 men and five women earn GPAs of 3.50 or higher.


    Program-Record 43 Named to Academic All-MW List

    A total of 30 men and 13 women comprised 43 of the Academy's 65 academic all-conference selections.

    FRESHMAN YEAR | 2012-13: Competed in five outdoor meets...ran the 1500-meter run twice, clocking a career-best time of 4:02.24 (adjusted for altitude) to finish fourth at the Air Force Twilight Open...competed in the steeplechase at both the 2000-meter (6:50.83) and 3000-meter (10:14.90a) distances...finished fourth in the 3000-meter run (9:02.13a) at the Air Force Triangular...also participated in 3000-meter run once during the indoor season, clocking a time of 9:10.57a at the Air Force Invitational...academic all-conference selection...MW Scholar-Athlete.

    HIGH SCHOOL: La Cueva High School...earned all-state honors in the 1600-meter run...first-team all-district selection in both cross country and track...earned academic all-district honors in cross country...named the La Cueva Scholar-Athlete of the Year...AP Scholar.

    PERSONAL: Full name is Sean Michael Bapty...nickname is "Needle"...son of Alex and Susan Bapty...father is a 1984 graduate of the Air Force Academy...has one older sister, Samantha...majoring in electrical engineering...future plans include becoming a pilot...named to the Dean's List and Athletic Director's List...hobbies include sailing, Frisbee and movies...completed Soaring and Expeditionary Survival and Evasion Training (ESET) over the summer...member of Cadet Squadron 02.

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