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

2010:  Named first team All-Horizon League...placed first at the 2010 Horzion League Championships with a time of 24:20.57...finished 52nd at the Great Lakes Region Championships (31.38.30)...came in 33rd at the 2010 Pre-Nationals (24:21.10)...placed 16th at the Indiana Intercollegiates Cross Country Championships with a time of 25:32.10.

2009:  Named first team All-Horizon League...placed sixth at the 2009 Horizon League Championship with a time of 25:41.30...came in 96th at the Great Lakes Regional (33:28.58)...Butler's fifth runner and 127th overall at the NCAA Pre-Nationals Meet (25:31.8)...finished 43rd at the Notre Dame Invitational (24:35)...placed third at the Purdue Great American Legends Meet in 25:57.66...named to the Horizon League Academic All-League Team and the Horizon League Academic Honor Roll.

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).