Deven Patel
Deven Patel
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Gig Harbor, Wash.
High School: Bellarmine Prep
Major: Undecided
Dream Job: Baseball player
Favorite Place on Campus: Dewick
Favorite Professional Athlete: Aaron Judge
Favorite Pregame Meal: Spaghetti bolognese
Pregame Superstition: Listen to Phil Collins "In the Air Tonight"
Hobbies: Baseball, listen to classic rock

2018 (Freshman): Patel posted a 33rd-place finish in his collegiate debut at the Pineland XC Shootout...he followed that up by competing in the Purple Valley Classic where he clocked a time of 29:32.7...the freshman also ran at the All-New England Championship where the brown and blue placed third overall...at the Connecticut College Invitational, Patel finished with a 28:24.7 mark.

Before Tufts: Was on the cross country and track and field teams at Bellarmine Preparatory School...was on the team that won the 2016 Washington state championship in cross country. 

Personal: Son of Tarak Patel and Kimberly Wenner...has two siblings, Aiden (15) and Talia (13).