Men's Cross Country



    Andrew Poore  
    Andrew Poore

    Class:
    RS Senior

    Hometown:
    Indianapolis, Ind.

    High School:
    Bishop Chatard


    2010-11 (R-JUNIOR): Cross Country: Placed fourth to begin the season at the Indiana Open ... was the second Hoosier to cross the line and finished third in the adidas Invitational in 23:31, IU won the overall team championship in the event ... took ninth place at the Chile Pepper Festival with a time of 29:39.58 ... finished 18th at Big Tens as the fourth Hoosier to score ... paced the team with a 10th place finish in the NCAA Great Lakes Regional with a time of 30:32.32 ... earned All-America honors with a 38th place finish at the NCAA Championships with a time of 30:28.4 to pace Indiana to its best team finish since 1977 as the Hoosiers placed seventh, Poore was IU's first All-American since 2006 ... named Academic All-Big Ten. Indoor: Qualified for NCAAs in the 3,000m and 5,000m ... clocked a school record time of 13:37.03 at NCAAs in the 5,000m, which is the fastest time ever to not place in the top eight at NCAAs ... won the Big Ten 5,000m title and took fourth in the conference in the 3,000m ... clocked a PR of 7:53.81 in the 3,000m, which ranks third all-time at IU. Outdoor: Claimed All-America honors with a third-place finish in the 3,000m steeplechase at NCAAs in a time of 8:36.40, which is the second-best in IU lore ... also qualified for NCAAs in the 5,000m ... took second at Big Tens in both the steeplechase and the 5,000m ... joined teammates De'Sean Turner and Andy Weatherford in the top four in the steeplechase at Big Tens ... earned Academic All-Big Ten honors.

    2009-10 (R-SOPHOMORE): Cross Country: Claimed All-Region honors and earned his way into the NCAA Championships with fourth overall at the NCAA East Regional in 31:11.70 ... claimed All-Big Ten honors in 10th place with a time of 25:36.8 ... finished 137th at NCAAs in 31:16.4 ... opened his season at the Indiana Intercollegiate, where he took 2nd overall and paced the Hoosiers in 24:46, leading IU to the win and earning Big Ten Runner of the Week with his efforts ... took sixth overall at the Paul Short Run, finishing in 23:46 ... took second overall at the Sam Bell Invite, finishing in 25:10.43 to help the Hoosiers record a perfect score of 15 ... named academic All-Big Ten and USTFCCCA All-Academic. Indoor: Earned All-America honors in the 3,000m, taking eighth at NCAAs with a time of 8:15.76 ... also qualified for and competed at NCAAs in the 5,000m ... took third at Big Tens in the 5,000m, clocking a time of 14:13.64 to earn his first Big Ten medal and six points for the Hoosier cause ... added a sixth-place finish in the 3,000m at Big Tens, finishing in 8:12.98 to add three more team points ... highlighted the IU home schedule with outstanding performances in the 3K and 5K, clocking a time of 7:57.44 in the 3,000 at the Gladstein Invitational, which is the fourth-fastest in IU lore and finishing the 5,000 in 13:48.88 at the Indiana Relays for second in the IU records ... clocked a career-best mile at the Tyson Invite of 4:05.66. Outdoor: Advanced to the NCAA Championships in the 5,000m with a ninth-place finish at the NCAA East Preliminary Round, clocking a time of 14:05.07 ... finished 13th overall at NCAAs in 14:05.06 ... had an outstanding Big Ten meet, winning the conference's 5K crown and taking second to teammate De'Sean Turner in the 3,000m steeplechase ... clocked a time of 13:49.23 for the 5,000m win at Big Tens and the seventh spot in the IU record books ... clocked a time of 8:44.10 for second in the steeplechase at Big Tens, the sixth-best time in IU lore ... opened his outdoor campaign with the third fastest 10K in IU history, finishing in 28:58.07 at the Stanford Invite ... clocked a PR in the 1,500m at the Border Battle: "Kentuckiana," finishing in 3:47.34 ... ran the anchor leg on the Hoosiers fourth-place 4xMile relay at Penn Relays, finishing in 16:20.90 with his split of 4:05.8 ... named Academic All-Big Ten and USTFCCCA All-Academic. 2008-09 (R-FRESHMAN): Cross Country: Finished second in 25:10 at the Indiana Intercollegiates ... finished seventh in 26:57.82 at the Indiana Open 8k ... finished 53rd with a time of 24:26.4 at Pre-Nationals ... wrapped up the Hoosier top-five in 30th place with a time of 25:17 at the Cowboy Jamboree ... placed 17th overall with a time of 25:04.2 at Big Tens. Indoor: Finished fourth in the 3,000m at Big Tens with a career-best time of 8:08.59 ... took fifth in the 5,000m at Big Tens recording a career-best time of 14:10.63. Outdoor: Took fourth in the 3,000m steeplechase at the Drake Relays, with a time of 9:05.25 good for his first trip to the Mideast Regional ... took sixth in the 5,000m at Big Tens, finishing in 14:30.33 ... clocked a career best-time of 9:04.06 for 13th at the Mideast Regional.

    2007-08 (FRESHMAN): Redshirt year in cross country, indoor and outdoor track.

    PREP: Recorded personal-best times of 4:14 in the 1,600-meter run, 9:06 in the 3,200-meter run and 15:24 in the 5K ... earned All-America status in 2006 after running a leg of the 4th place 4x800-meter and 6th place 4x1,600-meter relay teams at Nike Outdoor Nationals ... was an all-city (2003-06), all-sectional (2004-06) and all-state (2005-06) pick in cross country ... won the 2006 cross country sectional title and the regional championship in 2005 and 2006 ... placed third at the 2007 state meet in the 3,200-meter run with a time of 9:06 ... was a part of the Bishop Chatard 4x800-meter relay team that set a state record of 7:41.56 en route to a title ... was a four-year varsity letterwinner in cross country and earned three letters in track and field.

    PERSONAL: Born Dec. 3, 1988 ... economics major ... son of Leslie and Steve Poore.

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