Tom DePalma
Tom DePalma
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Southbury, Conn.
High School: Pomperaug
Major: Biomedical Engineering
Dream Job: Engineer
Activities/Clubs on Campus: Engineers Without Borders
Favorite Professional Athlete: Galen Rupp

2016 (Junior): Raced twice for the Jumbos during his junior campaign...opened the season with a 57th place finish at the Batse Invitational on September 17th...once again was a top Jumbo finisher at the Purple Valley Classic, finishing 22nd overall and was the second Tufts finisher on September 24th.

2015 (Sophomore): Made two appearances for the Jumbos during his sophomore campaign...made his collegiate debut at the Bates Invitational on September 19th and finished in 53rd place...was the fourth Tufts finisher and 14th overall at the Purple Valley Classic on September 26th.

2014 (Freshman): Member of the varsity cross country team.

Before Tufts: Ran cross country and track and was on the swim team at Pomperaug High School...was an All-State selection for swimming and an All-Conference selection for cross country.

Personal: Son of Liz and Chris...has two siblings, Sam (21) and Caroline (15).