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Kane Grimster
Kane Grimster

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Victoria, Australia

High School:
Peninsula School

Event:
Distance/XC

2014 Outdoor:
Recorded a top-10 finish at the SEC Outdoor Championships in the 1500m with a time of 3:52.42 ... Runner-up in the 1500m at 3:51.04 and placed fifth in the 800m with a personal-best time of 1:52.91 at the Tennessee Challenge ... Set a new personal record in the 1500m with a time of 3:48.10 at the War Eagle Invitational to finish second ... Finished third in the 1500m at the Tiger Track Classic.

2014 Indoor:
Participated in five meets, competing in the mile and 3000m ... Claimed the 3000m at the Auburn Indoor Invitational with a time of 8:19.11 ... Placed fifth with a time of 4:05.95 in the mile at the Vanderbilt Invitational ... Clocked a 4:08.74 in the mile to finish eighth at the SEC Indoor Championships ... Recorded a top-10 finish in the mile at the Camel City Elite Races.

2013 Cross Country:
Finished ninth at the SEC Championships with an 8K personal-best time of 24:07.19 ... Recorded an 11th place finish at the NCAA South Regional at 30:23.08, a 10K personal record ... Placed third at the Crimson Classic at 24:45.92 ... Began the season with back-to-back 15th place finishes at the Mountain Dew Invite and Panorama Farms Invite.

2013 Outdoor:
Competed in five meets participating in the 800 and 1500 meters ... Placed second in 1500 meters at both the Auburn Tiger Track Classic and War Eagle Invitational with times of 3:45.72 and 3:49.27, respectively ... Placed third in the 1500 meters at the Yellow Jacket Invite with a time of 3:49.88 ... Placed third in the 800 meters at the Samford Multi and Invitational with a time of 1:52.26 which is also his personal best.

2013 Indoor:
Competed in five meets participating in the 800 meters and the Mile ... Took second place in the Mile with a time of 4:08.35 at the Samford Multi and Invitational ... Placed fifth in the Mile at both the Husker Invite and at the SEC Indoor Championship posting times of 4:09.71 and 4:05.84, respectively.

2012 Cross Country:
Competed in four meets participating in 6k and 8k distance events ... Took first place in Auburn Invite 6k with a time of 19:03.80 ... Finished second with a time of 25:26.30 in the Azalea City Classic 8k ... Competed in the SEC Championship 8k and finished 81st overall with a time of 26:01.73.

2012 Outdoor:
Ran the 1500m at four meets ... Placed second in the 1500m at both the Auburn Tiger Track Classic and the Auburn War Eagle Invitational with marks of 3:46.28 and 3:45.48 ... Season best time of 1:53.02 (prelim) in the 800m at the SEC Outdoor Championships ... Finished sixth at the Penn Relays in the 1 mile with a time of 4:07.21.

2012 Indoor:
Finished second in the 1 mile at the SEC Indoor Championships with a mark of 4:13.19 in the prelims and 4:13.19 in the finals ... Also finished fourth in the 3000m with a time of 8:14.79 ... Won the DMR at the VT Elite Meet and the Auburn Indoor Invitational with marks of 9:56.34 and 10:05.77 ... Season best time of 1:53.10 in the 800m at the VT Elite Meet.

2011 Cross Country:
Won the FSU Invitational with a time of 25:30.11 ... Finished fifth at the Auburn Invitational with a mark of 19:23.2 ... Competed at the SEC Championships finishing 14thwith a time of 24:48.02 ... Placed in the top 25 at the NCAA South Regional and was one of only two freshman in the top 20.

High School:
Attended The Peninsula School in Mt. Eliza, Victoria, Australia ... Ran track under Head Coach Nicky Frey ... Participated in the 800m, 1500m and 3000m ... Named to the Australian Team World Youth Championships in 2009 and finished seventh in the 1500m finals ... Holds school records in the 800m (1:52:40), 1500m (3:45:80) and 3000m (8:18:60).

Personal:
Full name is Kane Reilly Grimster ... Born on May 23, 1992 in Frankston South, Victoria, Australia ... Son of Dean and Jacqui Grimster ... Has one sister.

Grimster's Personal Records
Event Mark Meet
6K 19:03.80 2012 Auburn Invitational
8K 24:07.19 2013 SEC Croos Country Championships
10K 30:23.08 2013 NCAA South Regional
800m Indoor 1:53.10 2012 Virginia Tech Elite Meet
800m Outdoor 1:52.91 2014 Tennessee Challenge
1500m Outdoor 3:45.48 2012 War Eagle Invitational
1 Mile Indoor 4:04.31 2012 SPIRE Invite
1 Mile Outdoor 4:07.20 2012 Penn Relays
3000m Indoor 8:14.79 2012 SEC Indoor Championships