UI men’s and women’s cross country finish 15th, 19th
Men and women ranked 11th and 13th, respectively, in regional poll
UI cross country returns to action with the NCAA Midwest Regional on Nov. 13
Men's 8,000 meters begins at 10:45 a.m. (CT), women's 6,000 meters at 11:45 a.m.
Eight Hawkeyes clock personal bests prior to the Big Ten Championships on Nov. 1
2014 -- redshirted... Indoor - placed ninth in 3,000 meters at Iowa Invite (8:41.92) while competing unattached... Outdoor - placed sixth in 5,000 meters (14:57.97) while competing unattached... Cross Country - led team in 4,000 meters (12:30)... won Bulldog Classic (4,000 meters/12:30)... one of two Hawkeyes to compete in all seven races... posted season-best times at Notre Dame Invite (five miles/24:18.9), Illinois State Invite (8,000 meters/24:42) and NCAA Midwest Regional (10,000 meters/31:48.1)... team earned USTFCCCA all-academic honors... letterwinner.
2013 -- Cross Country - placed fourth at Hawkeye Early Bird Invite (4,000 meters/12:45.6) in collegiate debut... also ran at Roy Griak Invite (8,000 meters/26:10.7).
High School -- state, district and conference cross country champion his junior season... conference and district cross country champion his senior season... track and field state runner-up in the 3,200 meters his junior year... placed third in the 1,600 meters at the 2012 state meet.
Personal -- born March 23, 1995... son of Dennis Andersen and Melanie Bruck... has one brother, Luke... open major.
|Anderson's Collegiate Bests|
|4,000 Meters (CC)||12:30||at Bulldog Classic||8/29/14|
|5 Miles (CC)||24:18.9||at Notre Dame Invitational||10/3/14|
|8,000 Meters (CC)||24:20.6||at Bradley Pink Classic||10/16/15|
|10,000 Meters (CC)||31:17.9||at NCAA Midwest Regional||11/13/15|