Chris Roberts
Chris Roberts
Height: 5-6
Weight: 140
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Huntsville, Ala.
High School: Huntsville HS

2016: Tied personal-record 8K time of 25:52 at NCAA Division III Cross Country Championships (Nov. 19) … placed top 10 at South/Southeast Regional Championships (Nov. 12) … was runner-up at Southern Athletic Association Championships (Oct. 29) … named First-Team All-SAA … finished top three four of the eight races he competed in … set personal record 5K time of 15:36 at season-opening (Sept. 2).

2015: Ran a season-best 26:32 at the JSU Foothills XC Invitational (Oct. 3) … finished JSU Struts XC Season Opener (Sept. 4) in a career-best time of 16:31.

2014: Set a personal 8K record of 25:52 at the NCAA Division III South/Southeast Region Cross Country Championships to finish 12th overall out of 200 runners.

2015: Ran season-best time at UAH/Earl Jacoby Memorial XC Invite (Sept. 14), finishing in 27:00.

Pre-BSC:  Received the HHS Track and Field Senior Award at Huntsville High School... selected as a Huntsville Times Elite Cross Country Runner his junior and senior seasons... Honorable Mention Huntsville Times Elite Track and Field Athlete as a senior... HHS male winner of the Wendy's High School Heisman Award as a senior... HHS Top Male Senior Runner... HHS Outstanding Male Cross Country Performer as a senior... finished sixth in the state in the 1600m and fourth in the 3200m his senior year... second in state sectionals 5K and 10th in the state 5K as a senior... cross country team captain as a junior... HHS Top Male Junior Cross Country Runner... 2013 Guy Snavely Scholarship recipient... 2013 Redstone Arsenal Community Women's Club Merit Award... 2013 Redstone Arsenal Chapter, Warrant Officers Association Scholarship recipient... Top 20 at HHS as a senior... National Merit Commended Scholar... AP Scholar with Distinction... National Honor Society member... Mu Alpha Theta... Latin Honor Society... 2012 Boys State Delegate Outstanding Honors Modern World History Student as a freshman.

Personal:  Born on July 16, 1995... son of Chris and Betsy Roberts... has a younger sister, Riley, and a younger brother, Bross... majoring in biology.

 

Career Times

 

Date

Meet

Event

Time

Place

11-19-16

NCAA Division III Cross Country Championships

8K

25:52.5

179

11-12-16

NCAA Division III South/Southeast Region Cross Country Championships

8K

25:41.6

8

10-29-16

Southern Athletic Association XC Championship

8K

25:57.3

2

10-15-16

Berry Invitational

8K

26:00.1

7

10/07/16

Mississippi College / Watson Ford Invitational

8K

26:04.0

3

10-01-16

UAH Chargers XC Invite

8K

25:55.1

3

09-17-16

Falcon Classic

8K

25:19.5

10

09-02-16

JSU Struts Cross Country

5K

15:36.6

3

11/14/15

NCAA Division III South/Southeast Region Cross Country Championships

 8k

27:13

 

10/31/15

SAA Cross Country Championships

 8k

26:58

 

10/03/15

JSU Foothills XC Invitational

 8k

26:32

 

09/12/15

UAH/Earl Jacoby Memorial

 8k

27:17

 

09/04/15

JSU Struts XC Season Opener

 5k

16:31

 

11/22/14

NCAA Division III Cross Country Championships

 8k

26:29

 

11/15/14

NCAA Division III South/Southeast Region Championships

 8k

25:52.1

 

11/01/14

2014 Southern Athletic Association Cross Country Championhips

 8k

26:54

 

10/18/14

Berry College Invitational

 8k

26:27

 

10/04/14

Foothills Invitational

 8k

26:11

 

09/13/14

UAH / Earl Jacoby Memorial XC Invite

 8k

27:09

 

09/06/14

Sewanee Cross Country Invitational (34th Annual)

 8k

27:04

 

11/16/13

NCAA Division III South/Southeast Region Cross Country Championships

 8k

27:25

 

11/02/13

SAA XC Championships

 8k

27:34

 

10/19/13

Berry XC Invitational

 8k

27:54

 

10/12/13

Montevallo Falcon XC Classic 2013

 8k

29:17

 

10/04/13

BSC DII & DIII XC Invite 2013

 8k

28:37

 

09/28/13

Rhodes Invitational

 8k

27:31

 

09/14/13

UAH / Earl Jacoby Memorial XC Invite

 8k

27:00

 

09/07/13

Sewanee Cross Country Invitational (33rd Annual)

 8k

28:38