Took part in five competitions ... Was Emory's No. 1 finisher and placed 49th out of 161 runners at the JSU Foothills Invitational, clocking a personal-best 8k time of 27:06 ... Turned in a 27:33 at the Falcon Classic that ranked 58th out of 136 entries ... Other meets he saw action in were the Watermelon Run (29:55), Furman Classic (28:16) and the Berry Invitational (28:02).
Four-year letterwinner in cross country and track while at Staples High School ... Was coached by Laddie Lawrence ... As a senior he served as team captain for cross country and the indoor and outdoor track squads ... Posted a time of 4:20 in the 1,600 meters ... Earned county and state honors on three occasions ... Helped Staples HS to a state open championship as a senior ... AP Scholar Student.
Son of Davis and Valerie Gornbein ... Born Jan. 22.
"I chose Emory because of its rigorous academic reputation followed by an exceptional athletics program."
Chase Gornbein Top 8K Times
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