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Reed Connor
Reed Connor

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Houston, Texas

High School:
The Woodlands

Height:
6-1

Connor's Track and Field Bio

Notables
2012 All-American honors in cross country
2012 first team All-Big Ten in cross country
• 2011 All-American honors in cross country
• 2011 first-team All-Region
• 2011 first-team All-Big Ten
• 2010 second-team All-Big Ten
• 2010 first-team All-Region

Cross Country
2012:
Finished 12th overall and third for UW, in a personal best 29:31, at the 2012 NCAA Championship (10K) ... with a time of 30:53, finished 6th overall and third for UW at the Great Lakes Regional (10K) ... with a time of 23:47, finished sixth overall and third for UW at the Big Ten Championship (8K) ... in his season debut, finished 18th overall and ran unattached for UW in the Wisconsin adidas Invitational (10/12) with a time of 24:43 (8K)

2011:
Finished 36th overall and was fourth for Wisconsin at the NCAA championship, clocking in with a final time of 30:08 ... Finishing in 30:28 at the Great Lakes Regional, ran to a ninth-place overall finish and was third for UW ... earned Big Ten Runner of the Week honors after leading UW to a Bill Dellinger title ... finished in a time of 23:36 to place fifth overall at the Big Ten championship ... was a key contributor in the Wisconsin adidas Invitational as he finished 12th overall and second for UW with a time of 23:46 ...finished the Bill Dellinger Invitational in a time of 23:18 to earn a second-place overall finish

2010: Earned first-team All-Region honors and second-team All-Big Ten honors ... took 18th place at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational with a time of 24:00 ... placed seventh at the Bill Dellinger Invitational with a time of 23:50.66 ... finished 12th at Big Ten Championships with a time of 24:02 ...took second at NCAA Great Lakes Regional in a time of 30:28.7 ... placed 95th at NCAA Championship in a time of 31:07.3

2009: Competed in a total of four meets, including two unattached ... was the top finisher at the UW classic, running unattached with a time of 18:49.0 ... ran unattached at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational with a time of 24:24 to finish in 16th place ... took 32nd in his first official collegiate meet at the Big Ten Championship with a time of 26:13.9 ... placed sixth for UW and 34th overall at the NCAA Great Lakes Regional with a time of 32:01.48

High School
Was named Gatorade National Cross Country Runner of the Year in 2008-09 ... was the individual champion of the 2008 Nike Cross National Championship with a course record time of 15:13.60 ... won the Chile Pepper Festival in Arkansas, becoming the third prep runner to ever run a sub-15:00 at the meet ... set a course record at the Nike Cross Nationals South Regional Final with a time of 14:56.8 ... won the Texas state cross country championship with a time of 14:47.20, the second-fastest time in state meet history ... helped team win three consecutive Texas state team championships from 2006-08, leading the school to fourth-place finishes at the national meet in 2007 and 2008 and 12th in 2006 ... earned Texas 5A All-Region honors in cross country three consecutive years (2006-08) ... regional cross country champion as a senior and runner up as a junior ... two-time district cross country champion ... member of two-time national champion 4xmile relay team in 2008 and 2009 ... took home runner-up honors in the Texas state track meet in the 3200 and 1600 as a senior after winning district and regional titles in both events ... placed second in the 3200 and third in the 1600 at the Texas State track meet as a junior ... regional and district champion in the 3200 in 2008 and runner up in the 1600 at both meets ... claimed third place at the State track meet in the 3200 as a sophomore ... high school coach: Dan Green

Personal
Parents are Tom and Karla Connor ... has three siblings: Bailey, Kasey and Holly ... served on school's Principals Leadership Council and was an Eagle Scout ... four-time academic letter winner ... intended major is business

Why Wisconsin?
"I wanted a school with a strong tradition in all aspects, I found that at UW."

Honors and Awards
Academic All-Big Ten (1)
2011

USTFCCCA All-Academic (2)
2010, 2011

Other Notable Performances - Cross Country
2012 NCAA Cross Country Championship
10-Kilometer: 12th, 29:31

2012 Big Ten Cross Country Championship
8-Kilometer: 6th, 23:47

2011 NCAA Cross Country Championship

10-Kilometer: 36th, 30:08

2011 Big Ten Cross Country Championship
8-Kilometer: 5th, 23:36


2010 NCAA Cross Country Championship
10-Kilometer: 95th, 31:07.3

2010 Big Ten Cross Country Championship
8-Kilometer: 12th, 24:02

2009 Big Ten Cross Country Championship

8-Kilometer: 32nd, 26:13.9

Personal Bests
Cross Country Outdoor Track
6 Kilometers 18:49 9-04-09 1500 Meters 3:40.46 4-29-12
8 Kilometers 23:18 10-01-11 5000 Meters 13:48.59 5-28-11
10 Kilometers 29:31 11-17-12

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