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University of Chicago Department of Athletics & Recreation
Gareth Jones
Gareth Jones
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Seattle, Wash.
High School: O’Dea
Position: Middle Distance

Career Best Marks

Event

Time/Mark

800 meters (Indoor)

2:07.69

One Mile (Indoor)

4:22.87

1,500 meters (Outdoor)

4:04.99

3,000 meters (Indoor)

8:41.01

3,000 meters (Outdoor)

8:50.54

5,000 meters (Indoor)

14:57.39

5,000 meters (Outdoor)

14:47.08

10,000 meters (Outdoor)

31:24.58

 

2016:

  • Posted the No. 7 indoor 5,000 meter time in school history (14:57.39)
  • UAA Champion in the indoor 5,000 meters and outdoor 5,000 meters
  • Recorded the best time on the team in the indoor 3,000 meters (8:45.73) and outdoor 5,000 meters (15:04.27)
  • UAA All-Academic Team

2015:

  • All-UAA selection in the indoor 5,000 meters
  • All-UAA selection in the outdoor 5,000 meters
  • Led the team in the outdoor 5,000 meters (14:47.08)
  • UAA All-Academic Team

2014:

  • All-UAA selection in the outdoor 5,000 meters

Personal:

  • Major: undecided
  • Participated in four years of cross country and track
  • Team captain
  • Second place in Metro Conference in 3,200 meters, sixth place in Metro Conference in 1,600 meters and fourth place in 3A state meet in the 3,200 meters
  • Team won Metro League track title 2010-13