Hunter Hayes Blazes to 8k Win
5K: 17:33.47 (2011 Troy Invitational, 24th place)
6K: 21:00.7 (2011 Auburn Invitational, 22nd place)
Best XC Finish: 22nd place, 2011 Auburn Invitational (21:00.7)
2011 (Freshman): Finished 24th at the Troy Invitational with a time of 17:33.47... Finished 22nd at the Auburn Invitational with a time of 21:00.7.
Prior to Auburn: 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)