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Glen Burkhardt
Glen  Burkhardt

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Kennett Square, Pa.

High School:
Unionville

Position:
Distance/XC

Experience:
JR


05/21/2015

Track & Field Qualifies 24 for NCAA East Preliminary Round

NCAA East Preliminary Round takes place May28-30 at Hodges Stadium in Jacksonville, Fla.

05/17/2015

Nittany Lion Men Win Three Titles Sunday

The Penn State men's track & field team finished fifth at the Big Ten Championships

05/15/2015

Burkhardt, Fischer Pace Nittany Lions on Day One

Penn State men score eight points in the 10k to close out day one of the Big Ten meet

04/23/2015

Chikotas, Nittany Lions Enjoy Success at Penn Relays

Elizabeth Chikotas won the 5,000-meter run; four Nittany Lions set record book performances

04/12/2015

Creese Sets Top Time in 1,500-Meter Run

Robby Creese posted an NCAA-leading time of 3:41.74 in the 1,500-meter run Saturday

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On the National Scene... || 2014 Cross Country || Finished 12th at the Mid-Atlantic Regional with his time of 30:27 ... All-region

At the Big Ten Championships... || 2014 Cross Country ||
In his first Big Ten meet, Burkhardt finished 11th (23:55.8) helping the Nittany Lions tally a third-place finish ... Second team All-Big Ten || 2014 Outdoor || Posted a 15th-place finish in the 5,000-meter run with his personal-best time of 14:25.22

On the Course... || 2014 Cross Country ||
Burkhardt was consistently one of the top runners for Penn State during 2014 ... He began the year with a second-place finish at the Dolan Duals (17:55.91) ... At the Harry Groves Spiked Shoe Invitational, Burkhardt tallied a fourth-place finish (26:15.8) to help the Nittany Lions claim the team title ... Was the top Nittany Lion finisher at the Notre Dame Invitational (35th/23:55.7) and the Pre-National Invitational (36th/24:53.2) || 2013 Cross Country || Did not compete || 2012 Cross Country || Finished 24th in the "Open" Race at the Greater Louisville Classic, clocking 25:30 for 8K || 2011 Cross Country || Competed unattached during the 2011 campaign, finishing 15th overall at the Harry Groves Spiked Shoe Invitational

Around the Track... || 2014 Outdoor || Finished sixth in the 5,000-meter run at the Penn Relays || 2014 Indoor || Redshirted || 2013 Outdoor || Clocked a lifetime-best 14:44.17 for the 5K to finish 11th at the Bison Outdoor Classic at Bucknell ... Also competed in the 5000 at Penn Relays, running 14:45.08 ... Took fifth in the 1500 at the Jim Thorpe Open

Before Penn State... || High School || Captured gold-medal honors at the PIAA State Outdoor Championships as a senior, winning the 3200-meters with a personal-best 9:07.53 - the second-fastest time in Pennsylvania in 2011 ... Came to PSU with outstanding cross country credentials on his resume, having placed 22nd at the PIAA State Championships as a junior ... Finished his high school career as a two-time state qualifier in outdoor track, and also made the state meet in indoor track in 2010 || Personal || Majoring in engineering

Collegiate Personal Bests || Track and Field

Indoor Outdoor
1500m *** 4:03.72
5000m *** 14:25.22
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