9/7/12 - PowerAde Invitational (5K) - 17:41.31 - 17th
9/15/12 - Vanderbilt Commodore Classic (8K) - 26:45.55 - 85th
9/29/12 - Greater Louisville Classic (8K) - 26:54.66 - 180th
10/13/12 - Front Runner Invitational (5K) - 15:59.75 - 13th
10/27/12 - Southern Conference Championships (8K) - 25:57.52 - 32nd
Helped the Mocs to a second place finish at the league championships.
Made the crossover to cross country ... helped the Mocs to a top place finish at the season-opening PowerAde Invitational ... ran the 5K race in a time of 16:26 ... Mocs placed third at the Vanderbilt Commodore Classic - placed 60th with a time of 27:07.40 ... placed 168th out of 240 runners at the Louisville Classic with a time of 26:42.61.
Competed in the 800m at the SoCon Championships and was a member of the DMR team ... ran a PR of 1:56.90 in the 800m at the Greater Louisville Classic ... ran a leg of the 4x400m relay at the Blue Raider Invitational.
Ran the 800 meter at the SoCon Championships ... posted a PR in the 400m at the Boston Moon and a PR in the 1500m at the USF Bulls Invitational.
Ran the 800 meter ... ran a PR 1:58.05 at the prestigious Rod McCravy Memorial meet hosted by the University of Kentucky ... placed third at the MTSU Valentine Invitational ... anchor leg of the fourth place 4x400 meter relay team.
Competed in the 800 meter run ... ran a PR 1:56.55 at the Georgia Tech Yellow Jacket Invitational ... placed second at the WKU Hilltopper Invitational in the 800 meter run ... anchor leg of the fifth place 4x400 meter relay team at the league championships.
Finished sixth in the state championships in the 800m in 2010... Finished 7th in state championships in the 1600m in 2010... Regional Champion in the 800m in 2010... Regional Runner-up in the 1600m in 2010... Qualified for the state championships in the decathalon and the 4x200m relay in 2009... Most Valuable Cross Country Runner junior and senior year... Track team captain senior year... MVP in track senior year... Best of the Preps All-Metro team in track in 2010. Holds personal bests of 4:33.39 for 1600, 1:58.78 for 800, and 17:27 for 5K cross-country.
Born February 20, 1992 in Memphis, Tenn. ... son of Steve and Carole Austell ... family includes brothers Kent, Lane and Clay and one sister, Jenna ... Mechanical Engineering major.
AUSTELL'S PERSONAL RECORDS
• 800m 1:56.90 12/7/12 Greater Louisville Classic
• 400m 55.04 4/14/12 Boston Moon Classic
• 800m 1:56.55 3/25/11 Yellow Jacket Invitational
• 1500m 4:07.64 3/16/12 USF Bulls Invitational