Anthony Didion
Anthony Didion
Year: JR/JR
Hometown: LaPorte, Ind.
Position: Distance
Last School: LaPorte HS
Experience: 2L

2017 Outdoor

  • Finished fifth in 1500m (3:55.07) and 16th in 5000m (16:05.31) at OVC Championships
  • Ran 1500m season and personal best 3:53.84 at Georgia Tech Invitational to place fourth
  • Ran 5000m season and personal best 14:51.37 at Florida Relays to take 22nd
  • Ran 800m season and personal best 1:56.93 at APSU Govs Invitational to earn fourth

2016-17 Indoor

  • Finished third in DMR (10:11.59) and 11th in 3000m (8:44.29) at OVC Championships
  • Ran mile season and personal best 4:14.75 to place 13th at Music City Challenge
  • Ran 3000m season and personal best 8:37.14 to take 13th at Thundering Herd Invitational

2016 Outdoor

  • Finished 16th in 1500m (4:14.88) at OVC Championships
  • Ran 1500m season best 3:56.58 at at Billy Hayes Invitational to finish second
  • Ran 800m season best 1:57.02 at Georgia Tech Invitational to finish 39th

2015-16 Indoor

  • Did not compete

2015 Outdoor

  • Did not compete

2014-15 Indoor

  • Competed in two indoor meets
  • Ran mile season best 4:22.11 to place fifth at Commodore Invitational

Prior to Belmont

Finished fourth in the 2013 IHSAA Cross Country State Championships ... 1600m State Runner up as a senior ... Named All-State ... Two-time Team MVP in both cross country and track.


Interested in majoring in General Management ... Born Anthony James Didion on June 22, 1995 ... Son of William and Michelle Didion ... Has three siblings, Jonathan, Marie, and Joseph ... National Honor Society ... Lists favorite athletes as Steve Prefontaine and Mike Fout ... Favorite singers are Flo-Rida, Script, Maclemore, and Maroon 5 ... Favorite book is Maze Runner.

Personal Records

800m (Outdoor): 1:55.99
1500m (Outdoor): 3:52.02
Mile (Indoor): 4:14.75
3000m (Indoor): 8:37.14
5000m (Outdoor): 14:51.37
5K (XC): 15:38.7
8K (XC): 25:39.9