Joshua Gali
Joshua Gali
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Selden, NY
High School: Centereach
Events: Sprints

2015-2016: 7th at Penn State Invitational in 400m with a time of 48.49… Took 3rd in 500m at Upstate Challenge… Placed 6th at Indoor MAC Championships in 400m, clocking in at 47.51… Took 2nd in 4X100 Relay at Wake Forest Open with a time of 42.14… School record in 4X200 Relay with a time of 1:25.43… Took 2nd at Lou Onesty Invitational with a time of 21.73 in 200m… Placed 5th at Northeast Challenge in 400m with a time of 47.95.

2014-15: Gali raced to season-best times of 11:03 in the 100-meter dash, 22.22 in the indoor 200-meter dash, 22.71 in the outdoor 200-meter dash, 47.66 in the outdoor 400-meter dash, 48.38, and 1:06.70 in the 500-meter run. He was also part of the team-fastest relay teams in the 4x100 (40.06), indoor 4x400 (3:14.04), outdoor 4x400 (3:15.01) and the outdoor distance medley relay (9:56.54).

2013-14: Gali raced in five individual track events as a freshman...he clocked indoor season-best finishes of 48.76 in the 400, 1:06.78 in the 500 and 1:24.27 in the 600...outdoors he recorded times of 22.23 in the 200 dash and 47.90 in the 400 to place second at the 2014 Cornell Outdoor Invitational.

High School: Was a two-year track and field captain at Centereach High School...qualified for the State Championships in the 300m dash as a senior (35.99)...set the school record in the 400m dash as a senior...also played football and basketball.

Personal: Born November 3, 1995...son of Marilyn and Joel Gali...has two brothers, Joel and Jonathan...his favorite quote is "To give anything less than your best, is to sacrifice the gift" -Steve Prefontaine...lists his favorite types of music as rap, rock and hip hop...his favorite athlete is Bershawn Jackson...mechanical engibneering major at Buffalo.