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Glen Burkhardt
Glen Burkhardt

Class:
RS Sophomore

Hometown:
Kennett Square, Pa.

High School:
Unionville

Event:
Distance

Experience:
SO


09/30/2012

Women's Cross Country Knocks Off Ranked Squads at Louisville

Nittany Lions take fifth, besting No. 8 Vanderbilt; Men finish 10th overall

On the Course ... || 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 ... || 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 *** 14:44.17

2012 Meet-by-Meet Results

Date Event Distance Overall Team Scoring PSU Time
9/29 Greater Louisville 8K 24th-Open 7 10th 25:30

2011 Meet-by-Meet Results

Date Event Distance Overall Team Scoring PSU Time
9/17 Spiked Shoe 5.2m 15th Unattached Unattached 27:15
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