David Bellefleur sets a 5K school record at Bobcat Invitational

FNU cross country runner David Bellefleur running
FNU cross country runner David Bellefleur running.


MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (August 27, 2022) – Florida National’s cross country team opened up the 2022-23 season at the St. Thomas University Bobcat Invitational.

FNU men’s team notables: Sophomore David Bellefleur shattered the previous school record in the 5K by two seconds with a time of 16:53.2 for a fourth-place finish.

FNU women’s team notables: Sophomore Mickaela Calisto finished with a time of 23:01.7 followed closely by teammate Hassell Zeledon who finished 23:11.5. They finished the meet fifteenth and sixteenth, respectively.


Men’s times:

David Bellefleur- 4th (16:53.2)

Leon Kipkoech- 14th (18:53.1)

Gabriel Rodriguez- 15th (19:25.2)

Roger Guardiola- 17th (20:08.1)

Cristopher Carmenate- 25th (23:35.5)


Women’s times:

Mickaela Calisto- 15th (23:01.7)

Hassell Zeledon- 16th (23:11.5)

Maryam Abreu- 22nd (23:01.7)

Heather Castro- 24th (24:14.5)

Prisilla Gonzalez- 25th (25:29.6)

Mia Betancourt- 27th (25:36.6)

Carla Collado- 29th (26:54.7)


Up Next: The Conquistadors now turn their attention to the Keiser University Flagship Invitational in Okeeheelee Park, FL starting at 7:30 a.m Sept. 3.


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