Garrett Young

DOB: December 16, 1994
High School: Shawnee Mission North High School (2013)
College: Kansas Wesleyan University (2017)
Hometown: Merriam, Kansas

Personal Bests:
800m (Indoors): 1:59.75 – 2nd Annual Gorilla Indoor 2017
1000m (Indoors): 2:36.07 – KCAC Indoor Championships 2016
1500m (Outdoors): 4:09.02 – KT Woodman Classic 2016
5000m (Outdoors): 16:36.19 – 2016 Wendy’s/PSU Classic
8000m (Cross Country): 27:55 – Fort Hays State Tiger Classic 2016

Garrett has been running competitively for nine years, beginning as a freshman at Shawnee Mission North under the coaching of Aaron Davidson.

As a student at Kansas Wesleyan, Garrett competed in four years of Cross Country, Indoor, and Outdoor Track at the NAIA Intercollegiate Level. As a senior, Garrett was the KCAC Indoor 1,000m Champion and a National Qualifier in the 4x800m Relay in 2017.

As a post-collegiate, Garrett’s goals are to continue competing in the Middle-Distances. He’s hoping to run sub-1:56 and sub-4:00 for the 800m and 1500m, respectively.