- Alex Schanen
- RS SO
- Jacksonville Beach, Fla.
- Fletcher High School
Major: Mechanical Engineering
Track Events: Mile, 3,000m and 5,000m
Highlights: SEC Academic Honor Roll in 2009-10 One top-10 finish Personal best of 25:55.3 (8K).
2009: Did not compete Received a redshirt.
2008: Competed in two meets for the Gators Recorded a personal-best 8K time with a 10th-place finish, fourth among UF runners, at the Walt Disney World Classic.
Track Highlights: Competed as an unattached runner in two indoor meets, running the mile and 3,000m Tallied a seventh-place finish at 2009 Tom Jones Memorial Invitational in the 3,000m, setting a personal-best time Finished fifth at the 2009 Pepsi Florida Relays as an unattached runner Personal bests of 4:25.13 (iMile), 8:49.16 (i3,000m) and 14:58.95 (o5,000m).
Prep: Coached by Ryan Vanhoy Earned All-American status at the National Scholastic Indoor Championships (NSIC) in 2008 by running the 5K in a time of 15:15 Named 2008 Florida Times-Union's All-First Coast boys cross-country Runner of the Year Graduated with records at Fletcher in the cross country 3-mile (15:45), cross country 5K (15:53) and the indoor track 5K (15:15) Ran a 9:40 2-mile time at the Gateway Conference and a 1-mile time of 4:24 in 2008.