2012 Outdoor: Ran the 800m at four meets... Finished third in the 800m at the Troy Coach O Invitational with a mark of 1:54.62.
2012 Indoor: Season best time of 4:34.75 in the 1 mile at the Alabama Indoor Opener... Ran the 800m at four meets... Season best time of 1:53.21 in the 800m prelims in the SEC Indoor Championships... Finished seventh in the DMR at the SEC Indoor Championships with a mark of 10:05.97.
High School: Attended Memorial High School in Houston, Texas ... Was an honor student and member of the National Honor Society ... Ran track and cross country under Head Coach Danny Jones ... Participated in the 400m, 800m, 1600m and 3200m ... Freshman cross country district champions ... Regional finalist in the 800m as a senior ... Advanced to the postseason in cross country as a sophomore and junior, and track in the 800m as a senior ... Also played soccer as a sophomore.
Personal: Full name is Jonathan Mark Hardin ... Born on Dec. 20, 1992, in Irving, Texas ... Son of Edmond and Julie Hardin ... Has one sister, Jordan (15).