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Jeff Sanders
Jeff Sanders

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Mandeville, La.

High School:
Fontainbleau

Event:
Distance

2012 Outdoor: Did not compete.

2012 Indoor: Competed in the SEC Indoor Championships finishing sixth in the 1 mile with a mark of 4:14.72 and eighth in the DMR with a time of 10:05.97... Finished fifth in the 800m at the Alabama Indoor Invitational with a mark of 1:55.72... Posted a season best time of 1:53.81 in the 800m at the VT Elite Meet... Ran the 1 mile at the Auburn Indoor Invitational posting a time of 4:15.18 finishing fourth... Won the DMR at both the Auburn Indoor Invitational and the VT Elite meet with marks of 10:05.77 and 9:56.34.

2011: Did not compete.

2010 Cross Country: Finished 65th at the SEC Championships in 26:48.50 and 72nd at the NCAA South Regional in 32:37.07 ... Placed third at the season-opening Troy Invitational for Auburn's top finish in 16:08.91 ... Finished 13th at the Brooks Memphis Twilight Classic, 15th at the Crimson Classic and 76th at the Chile Pepper Festival.

2010 Outdoor: Finished 16th in the 1500m at the SEC Championships in 3:53.41 ... Season-best time in the 1500m was 3:48.78 while placing fourth at the War Eagle Invitational ... Also finished fourth at the Spec Towns Invite and fifth at the Tiger Track Classic ... Helped the 4xMile relay team place second at the Penn Relays in 16:20.41.

2010 Indoor: Finished 17th in the mile at the SEC Championships and helped the distance medley relay team take ninth ... Season-best time of 4:15.19 in the mile came while placing 10th at the Tyson Invitational ... Won the mile at the Clemson Games in 4:17.08 ... Eighth in the 3000m in 8:26.74 at the Sykes-Sabock Challenge Cup.

2009 Cross Country: Ran at every meet, finishing as Auburn's No. 4 or 5 runner at each ... Placed 205th at the NCAA Championships with a time of 33:53.6 on the 10k course ... Was 61st at the SEC Championships in 27:28.01 (8k) ... Placed 67th at the NCAA South Regional (32:45.5) ... Sixth overall at the Troy Trojan Invitational in 16:20.37 (5k).

2009 Outdoor: Regionally qualified in the 1500 meters but unable to compete ... Qualified in the 1500m at the Seminole Twilight meet, finishing third with a time of 3:47.57 ... Also finished third in his section at the Oregon Relays in 3:49.08, and was fifth at the War Eagle Invitational with a time of 3:48.94 ... Just missed a spot in the finals of the 1500m at the SEC Outdoor Championships, finishing fifth in this heat and 13th overall in the prelims in 3:52.76 ... Placed eighth at the Sun Angel Invitational in 3:52.88 ... Also finished 18th in the 5000 meters at the SEC meet.

2009 Indoor: Reached the finals of the mile at the SEC Championships, placing 12th in 4:13.37 after clocking a 4:12.43 in the prelims ... Also ran in the 3000m at the SEC meet ... Season-best 3k time of 8:27.60 came while finishing fifth at the Sykes-Sabock Challenge Cup ... Second in the 3k at the Tom Jones Invitational.

2008 Cross Country: Ran in three races during rookie season, with his best finish coming at the Powerade Invitational, placing 12th on the 5K course ... Was 78th at the Tiger Invitational (8K).

High School: 2007 Louisiana high school state cross country runner-up ... Took third in the mile at the 2008 Louisiana high school state meet ... Four-year letterwinner in both cross country and track ... 2008 Louisiana finalist for Wendy's High School Heisman award ... Named to the All-State Academic team in 2008.

Personal:Born Oct. 30, 1989 ... Son of Don and Teresa Sanders ... Undecided on major.