Corey Harrington - Outstanding Athlete

1998 Graduate | Hall of Fame Class of 2016

Corey Harrington pius x athletics hall of fame

Harrington completed one of the most accomplished three sport careers in Pius X history. He earned 1st team All-City and All-State honors in football and baseball while earning 2nd team All-State honors in basketball. He was part of two state championship football teams and still holds career records in touchdown receptions and receiving yards.

He made an appearance in the state basketball finals and is Top 70 on the all time scoring charts. Harrington gained even more recognition on the baseball field where he played professionally for the Mariners organization. He still holds the Pius X single season and career records for triples and the career summer ERA record.

Harrington attended New Mexico State University before being drafted in the 17th round of the 2002 Major League Baseball Draft by the Seattle Mariners. He currently resides in Lincoln with his wife Nikki (’00), their daughter, Evelyn, and a sibling to arrive later this year. Harrington works as a medical device representative for Smith & Nephew Endoscopy.

Corey Harrington: “I was lucky to play with and be coached by some extremely talented and passionate people during my career at Pius X. I will always remember my playing days at Pius X as being instrumental in building the foundation for my athletic career and in my life after athletics.”