Kris Gauson
Kris Gauson
Year: Senior
Hometown: Edinburgh, Scotland
High School: Knox Academy
Previous College: Univ. of Edinburgh

2008: Ran in five meets for the Bulldogs...finished 60th at the Notre Dame Cross Country Invitational with a time of 24:42...Led the way for the Bulldogs at the Great American Legends meet by finishing 6th with a time of 26:17...placed fourth at the Horizon League Championships with a time of 25:21...finished 49th at the NCAA Great Lakes Regional with a time of 32:34...ended the year NCCA Championships, finishing 143rd overall with a time of 31:32.

Background: British U17 and U20 AAAs champion in the 1500...Scottish Senior Champion in the 1500 in 2006 (youngest champion - 18 years old)...80th at the World Cross Country Championships in Japan in 2006...personal bests of 1:50.45 (800) and 3:43.10 (1500)...owns the 17th fastest U17 800 all-time in Britain (1:52.11 in 2004), the 16th fastest U17 1500 all-time in Britain (3:52.7 in 2004) and the 14th fastest U20 1500 all-time in Britain (3:43.10 i 2006).