2012 CHATTANOOGA CROSS COUNTRY meter hurdles ... invited to the Great Eight Invitational in both the 110 and 300 meter hurdles ... placed fourth in the state championships in the 100 meter hurdle event ... placed first in the sub-sectionals in the 100 meter hurdles and was second in the sectionals ... claimed district title in the 110 and 300 meter hurdles as well as the 4x400 meter and 4x100 meter relays ... PRs: 110 meter hurdles: 15.81; 300 meter hurdles: 41.65; 400 meter hurdles: 58.90.
6-1 • Freshman Brentwood, Tennessee Brentwood High School
Personal Born January 19, 1991 ... son of Kellie and Mark Olson ...undeclared major. OLSON’S PERSONAL RECORDS Indoor Track 55m H 8.42 1/21/12 Blue Raider Invitational 60m H 9.20 2/23/12 SoCon Championships 200m 24.89 400m 53.73 Outdoor Track 400m H 54.94 4/21/12 SoCon Championships
Brentwood High School Cross Country AAA All-State performer in 2010 and 2011 ... named the team MVP in 2010 and 2011 ...placed second in the Tennessee State Cross Country Championships in 2011 and was the 2010 and 2011 region champion ... captained the Brentwood cross country team and led the Bruins to the school's first-ever AAA state championship ... led team to a 17th place finish at the Nike Cross Nationals in 2011 ... three-time track and field All-State honoree (2009, 2010, 2011) in the 3200 ... named allstate for the 1600 meter his senior year ... 2011 region champion for the 1600m ... captained the three-time state AAA championship team ... received the 2011 Most Outstanding Track Athlete Award ... 2012 Coaches Award recipient ... AP Scholar ... recognized as a John Maher Scholar Athlete in 2011 and 2012 ... graduated with Honors.
5-8 • Freshman Nashville, Tennessee East Literature Magnet School East Literature Magnet School Awarded the 2009 Coach’s Award ... 400m Metro Freshman City Champion ... member of the eighth place 4x200m relay team at the Tennessee State AA championships ... placed fourth in the 400m at sectionals ... member of the Metro Freshman second place Mile relay team ... In 2010 his 4x800 meter relay team placed fourth ... member of the fourth place 4x400m relay team at state ... seventh at the state meet in the 400 meter dash ... fifth in the 400m at the sub-sectional ... 2011 team MVP ... member of the fifth place 4x400m relay team and sixth place 4x800m relay team at state championships ... member of the third place 4x800m team at sectionals ... 4x200m team placed fifth at the city championships ... member of the 2012 sixth place 4x800m relay team at the Junior Olympics ... helped lead the 4x800m team to the title at the AAU Region meet ... treasurer of the Honor Society ... two-time Class President ... graduated in the top 10 percent of his class.
Personal Paul is the younger brother of former UTC runner Emmie and current runner Kathryn ... son of Tracie and Hank Stuart
Nathan Wanuch 6-0 • Senior Mississauga, Ontario Brock University
Personal Dequantez Sandifer ... son of Nicole Cladwell and Eugene and Shameka Caldwell ... brother of Eboni Mason, Essence Caldwell, Breanna Williams, 2011-12 Lamonte Williams and LaBreya Williams ... born December 1 in Nashville, Cross Country Placed fifth in the PowerAde Invitational 5K ... finished 12th at the Tenn. Commodore Classic ... placed 77th at the Greater Louisville Classic … finished sixth at the UTC Front Runner Invitational … Placed 27th at the SoCon Championships … Finished 55th at the NCAA South Region 10K meet Indoor Track Won the 3000 meter race at the Blue Raider Invitational … placed 12th in the 5000 meter at the Southern Conference Championships … member of the seventh place DMR team at the SoCon Championships.
Media Guide for the 2012-13 Chattanooga men's and women's cross country and track and field teams.