Christopher Kelsey
Christopher Kelsey
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Columbus, Ind.
High School: Columbus North
Position: Distance

2013 Outdoor Track
1500-Nikoloff Inv., 3/29/13 - 4:01.71
5000-Miami Inv., 4/6/13 - 15:27.27
-Polytan Inv., 4/20/13 - 14:51.53
10,000-A-10, 5/5/13 - 31:02.06

2012-13 Indoor Track
3000-Illini Open, 1/12/13 - 8:43.81
-IPFW Quad, 1/26/13 - 8:49.77
5000-Hoosier Open, 12/8/12 - 15:28.07
-Meyo Inv., 2/2/13 - 15:09.04
-A-10, 2/17/13 - 15:01.78 (14th)

2012 Cross Country: Placed 34th (26:40.7) at the Atlantic 10 conference championships and helped lead Butler to the overall team title...finished 31st at the Indiana Intercollegiate Meet (25:54)...placed 21st at the Illini Challenge (19:38)...came in 128th at the Notre Dame Invitational (25:28).

Collegiate Bests
1500 (O) - 4:01.71
3000 (I) - 8:43.81
5000 (I) - 15:01.78
5000 (O) - 14:51.53
10,000 (O) - 31:02.06

Background:  Helped lead Columbus North High School to three consecutive Indiana State Cross Country Championships (2009-11)...All-State in cross country in 2009 and 2011 (12th)...placed eighth at the Nike Midwest Championship while leading his team to the Midwest title in 2011...helped lead his team to a ninth place finish at the 2011 Nike Team Nationals...placed seventh in the 3200 meter run (9:13.59) at the 2011 Indiana State Track Championships.

Top High School Performances:
1600 Meters:  4:16.60
3200 Meters:  9:07.93
5K (XC):  15:25.00