Veronica Eder punches ticket to NCAA Championships
Auburn heads to Tallahassee for NCAA Regional
Veronica Eder finishes fourth at SEC Championships
Auburn women fifth, men sixth at Crimson Classic
Veronica Eder finishes fourth at Louisville Classic
2016 USTFCCCA All-Region (Cross Country)
Competed in three events... ran a personal best mile time of 4:06.30 at the Tiger Paw Invitational to place fifth... ninth place finish in the mile at the Vanderbilt Invitational with a time of 4:08.26... competed at the 2018 SEC Indoor Championships where he placed 14th in the 3000m
2017 Cross Country:
Finished 23rd in the men's 8k at the Bulldog SEC Preview ... 23rd-place finish at the Crimson Classic with a 25:17.2 ... Finished 51st at the NCAA South Regional
2016 Cross Country:
Posted a personal best 31:12.20 in the 10k at the 2016 NCAA South Regional and finished 23rd to earn All-South Region honors ... Finished with a personal best in the men’s 5k with a time of 15:21.80 at the JSU Strut’s Opener ... Finished 26th at the Crimson Classic with a time of 25:32.30 in the men’s 8k ... Finished with a season high 25:10.65 in the men’s 8k at the Louisville Classic.
Competed in the 5000m at the SEC Outdoors and ran a 14:31.44 for a 15th place finish ... Finished fifth at the Yellow Jacket Invitational in the 800m with a personal best 1:53.27 ... Knotched a second top-ten finish in the 800m at the Georgia Invitational, finishing sixth with a time a 1:55.47 ... Ran a personal best 4:48.18 in the 1500m at the War Eagle Invitational for a tenth place finish ... 2015-16 SEC Academic Honor Roll ... 2015-16 First-Year SEC Academic Honor Roll ... 2015-16 Academic Top Tiger.
Competed in four events in the mile ... Finished ninth at the Conference Clash with a 4:07.90 in the mile ... Posted a personal best in the mile with a time of 4:06.66 at the Husker Invitational.
2015 Cross Country:
Competed in seven events during the 2015 Cross Country season ... Finished third at the Samford XC Invite ... Finished eighth in the JSU Foothills Invitational and the Furman XC Classic.
Finished fifth at the 2015 War Eagle Invitational ... Had a personal best 1:55.04 in the 800m at the 2015 Border Clash ... Also had another personal best in 1500m with a time of 3:53.69 at the 2015 UT Challenge
2014 Cross Country:
Made two appearances at the South Alabama Opener and Furman Classic, finishing eighth and 33rd, respectively.
Prior to Auburn:
Attended Greeneville High School in Greeneville, Tenn. ... Set the Tennesse state record in the mile at 4:05.25 ... Was an All-State and All-Conference performer ... State cross country champion ... State champion in the 800m, 1600m and 3200m.
Full name is Richard Wesley Pectol ... Born April, 18, 1996 ... Son of Cynthia and Wes Pectol ... Mother played tennis at Tulane ... Has one sister, Ellie (15).
|PECTOL'S PERSONAL BESTS|
|800m Indoor||1:53.94||2016 Commodore Invitational|
|800m Outdoor||1:53.27||2016 Yellow Jacket Invitational|
|1500m Outdoor||3:48.18||2016 War Eagle Invitational|
|Mile Indoor||4:06.66||2016 Husker Invitational|
|5000m Outdoor||14:31.44||2016 SEC Outdoor Championships|