Men's Track



    Cole Hardacre  
    Cole Hardacre

    Class:
    RS Senior

    Hometown:
    Anderson, Ind.

    High School:
    Pendleton Heights

    Event:
    Distance


    2009-10 (R-SOPHOMORE): Cross Country: Finished fourth overall at the Indiana Intercollegiate and third for IU with a time of 24:53 ... took eighth overall and was fourth in the Hoosier lineup at the Paul Short in 23:50 ... took fifth overall and for IU at the Sam Bell Invite, rounding out the Hoosiers' perfect score of 15, finishing in 25:30.33 ... finished 38th at Big Tens (fifth in the IU lineup) in 26:29.8 ... named academic All-Big Ten. Indoor: Ran a career-best mile at the Gladstein Invitational, finishing in 4:09.92, one of 10 Hoosiers under 4:10 on the season ... finished 12th at Big Tens in the 3,000m, clocking a time of 8:25.12. Outdoor: Advanced to the NCAA East Preliminary Round in the 5,000m with a time of 14:17.98 at the Stanford Invite ... clocked a time of 14:49.38 at the East prelims... finished in 30:17.74 in the 10K at Penn Relays ... ran PR's in the 1,500m (3:47.58) and 800m (1:55.50) at the Border Battle: "Kentuckiana" ... named Academic All-Big Ten.

    2008-09 (SOPHOMORE): Croos Country: Placed 41st with a time of 32:26.4 at the Great Lakes Regional ... recorded a time of 25:32.8 to finish in 39th at Big Tens ... finished in 60th place with a time of 24:31.5 at Pre-Nationals ... finished in 23rd place in 24:59 at the Cowboy Jamboree ... placed fifth in 25:34 at the Indiana Intercollegiates ... was the second Hoosier to cross the finish line and fourth overall in 26:46.74 at the Indiana Open 8k. Indoor: Recorded a career best of 1:56.33 in the 800m at the Indiana Open ... finished a mile in 4:13.17 at the Indiana Open ... finished ninth in the 5,000m at Big Tens with a career-best time of 14:20.62 ... finished fifth in the 3,000m at Big Tens recording a time of 8:09.59 ... took the collegiate crown in the 3,000m at the Tyson Invitational with his career best 8:09.12 finish. Outdoor: Redshirted.

    2007-08 (FRESHMAN): Earned Second Team All-Big Ten honors after placing 14th to lead the Hoosiers at the Big Ten Cross Country Championships with a personal-best time of 24:13.74 ... was the second Hoosier to cross the finish line at the NCAA Great Lakes Region Championships with a personal-best time of 31:27.63 to earn all-region honors ... finished 127th overall at the NCAA Championships with a time of 31:36 ... was a redshirt during the indoor season ... ran a leg of IU's 4x1,500-meter relay team that crossed the finish line in 16:01.36 at the Alabama Relays ... also ran a leg of the 4x1,600-meter relay team that clocked a time of 16:53.43 at the Drake Relays ... recorded personal-bests in the 800 (1:56.84 - Indiana Invitational), 1,500 (3:49.84 - Alabama Relays) and in the 5,000-meters (14:34.11 - Jesse Owens Track Classic) during the outdoor season.

    PREP: Was a four-year letterwinner in both cross country and track and field ... owns a career best of 9:04 in the 3,200-meters, 4:16 in the 1,600-meters and a 5K time of 15:21 ... won the Midwest Meet of Championships 3,200-meter run title with his 9:04 time ... state runner-up in the 3,200-meter run during senior year ... was a four-time all-state honoree in the 3,200-meters, finishing eighth as a freshman, fourth as a sophomore, third as a junior and second as a senior ... also earned all-state honors in cross country, finishing third in the state during his senior year ... is the Indiana 3,200-meter freshman state record holder (9:19) ... was a four-time all-conference, all-regional and all-sectional honoree in cross country ... also earned all-semistate three times for cross country ... earned all-conference honors in track all four years and was a two-time regional champion ... graduated among the top 10 in his class ... a member of the National Honor Society.

    PERSONAL: Born Dec. 29, 1988 ... biology major ... son of Stephen and Vivian Hardacre.

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