Charlie Gardner
Charlie Gardner
Year: So.
Hometown: Southlake, Texas
High School: Carroll High
Position: Middle Distance/Distance
Major: Undeclared
Residential College: Benjamin Franklin

Collegiate Bests: 

Mile: 4:22.82

3,000m: 8:24.52

5,000m: 14:44.81

10,000m: 31:55.11

5K (xc): 15:00.3

8K(xc): 24:54.1

10k(xc): 34:36.5

High School Bests:

1,600m 4:16

3,200m 9:06

5,000m 15:11

2018-2019: In cross country competed in the Harvard-Yale-Princeton tri-meet… Competed in the 8K of the Men’s Gold Race at the Paul Short Invitational… Ran a personal best of 15:00.03 in the 5K at the CCSU Mini Meet placing 7th… Competed at the Ivy League Heptagonal Championships finishing 5th for the team and 46th overall… Competed at the NCAA Northeast Regional finishing 3rd for Yale. In indoor track competed in the 3,000 meters at the Harvard-Yale-Princeton tri-meet finishing 6th overall in 8:31.98… Ran a personal best of 14:44.81 in the 5,000 meters at the Boston University David Hemery Valentine Invitational… Competed in the 5,000 meters at the Ivy League Indoor Track and Field Championship finishing 16th overall. Did not compete outdoors.

2017-2018: In cross country competed at the Harvard-Yale-Princeton tri-meet finishing 4th for Yale and 6th overall...Competed at the Panorama Farms Invitational finishing 31st overall...Ran an 8K personal best of 24:54.1 at the Pre-Nationals Invitational...Competed at the Ivy League Heptagonal Championships earning 46th overall.... Competed at the NCAA Northeast Regional finishing 4th for Yale. In indoor track ran a personal best of 8:24.52 in the 3,000 meters at the Harvard-Yale-Princeton tri-meet… Ran a personal best of 14:47.25 in the 5,000 meters at the David Hemery Valentine Invitational… Competed in the 5,000 meters at the Ivy League Heptagonal Championships. In outdoor track competed in the 5,000 meters at the Raleigh Relays and the Virginia Challenge… Ran his first-ever 10,000 meter race at the Ivy League Heptagonal Championships finishing in 31:55.11.

High School: 2 time UIL team state meet runner-up...1 time UIL team state meet champion...2 time Nike Cross Nationals qualifier...3rd team Nike all-region for the south region 2016...1st team Nike all-region for the south region 2015...2 time UIL region I qualifier for the 3200m run
 
Personal: Has 6 brothers and 1 sister...Member of the Do Re Migos, a high school a cappella group...Member of National Honor Society and National Spanish Honor Society