Charlotte Cross Country BIO
 Eli Clevenger

At Charlotte -

2014 Cross Country: At the annual William and Mary XC Invite he ran his 6k PR in 20:19.2...At the 2014 Conference USA XC Championships he had a mighty PR in the 8k at 26:01.7...Ending his season at the  D1 XC Southeast  Regional Championships he ran his 10k best 34:21.4.

2014 Outdoor: For the season his best 3000m Steeplechase time was 9:49.54 at home during the Charlotte Invitiational...At the 49er classic he clocked his best 1500m time for the season at 4:06.41  Indoor: Competed in 3 meets...At the Virginia Tech Challenge he paced a 9:03.03 in the 3000m race for a seasons best.

2013 Cross Country: Competed in five meets...Best finish was at the Carolina Challenge placing 23rd overall in the 5K (16:49.22)...Best 8K performance came at the Royals Challenge finishing 17th overall traversing the course in 26:38.44.

2013 Outdoor: Was fourth in the 3000m steeplechase (9:58.01) at the Charlotte Invitational … Finished ninth in the 2000m steeplechase with a time of 6:40.42 at the 49er Classic.  Indoor:  Did not compete

2012 Cross Country: Competed in two meets ... his best 5K time was in his collegiate debut at the WCU Invitational (16:49.5), where he finished 34th ... Was 18th at the Charlotte Duals 5K (16:59).

Prep: 2011 NCHSAA Western Regional Cross Country 3A Champion, 2011 NCHSAA All State Cross Country Team, 2011 NCHSAA State Championship 3A 6th place, Asheville Citizen-Times Mountain Athletic Conference 3A/4A Runner of the Year, 2011 All-WNC team, 2012 NCHSAA Indoor State Championship 3200m (3rd place), 2012 NCHSAA Outdoor 3A West Regionals 3200m champion, 2012 NCHSAA Outdoor 3A State Championship 3200m (3rd place).

Personal: Son of Mark & Cathy Clevenger ... Engineering major ... Born on November 30, 1993.

Position: Distance
Year: Junior
Hometown: Weaverville, N.C.
High School: North Buncombe
Experience: High School