David Dixon
David Dixon
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Atlanta, Ga.
High School: Lakeside
Position: Distance
Major: Mechanical Engineering

2012: Named UAA All-Academic…finished the mile in a personal-best time of 4:31.86 and also ran an indoor season-best 800m of 2:11.25 during the Battle for the Obelisk… crossed the line with a personal-best 3,000m run time of 8:54.12 during the UAA Indoor Championship… tallied personal-best times of 9:49.53 in the steeplechase and 15:56.77 in the 5,000m run at the UAA Outdoor Championship…ran outdoor personal-best times of 2:04.43 in the 800m run and 4:11.98 in the 1,500m run at the Marv Frye Invitational.

2011: Crossed the line with an indoor season-best time of 4:38.65 in the mile during the Battle for the Obelisk…ran outdoor season-best times of 2:16.24 in the 800m and 4:31.41 in the 1,500m at the DePauw Outdoor Invitational…finished the 3,000m steeplechase with an outdoor season-best mark of 10:20.51 at the UAA Outdoor Championship.

Personal: Earned three letters in cross country, track & field and swimming at Lakeside High School…received the Viking Award for track in both 2009 and 2010 as well as for cross country in 2009…also a National Merit Scholar…son of Joseph Dixon and Barb Bowman.