Tony Spalding
Tony Spalding
Year: Sr.
Hometown: South Bend, Ind.
High School: Marian
Major: Mechanical Engineering

2015: Was a top-seven finisher for the Spartans in four of the five races he competed in during the season… Placed 29th overall and third among CWRU competitors at the All-Ohio Championships with a time of 26:22.6… Recorded a season-best 8K time of 25:31.4 at the Oberlin Inter-Region Rumble, finishing 76th overall… Finished 89th overall and seventh among CWRU runners at the NCAA Great Lakes Regional Championships with a time of 27:04.03.

  • Sudeck Sundown Classic: 6K/21:05.6/22nd place
  • Calvin Knight Invitational: 8K/26:35.2/70th place
  • All-Ohio XC Championships: 8K/26:22.6/29th place
  • Oberlin College Inter-Regional Rumble: 8K/25:31.4/76th place
  • NCAA Great Lakes Region Championships: 8K/27:04.3/89th place


  • Sudeck Classic 6k/19:54.71/1st
  • Calvin Knight Invitational 8k/26:19.5/28th
  • All-Ohio Championship 8k/26:07.06/9th
  • Inter-Regional Rumble 8k/26:04.7/17th
  • UAA Championship 8k/25:55.18/20th
  • NCAA DIII Great Lakes Regional 8k/25:19.5/45th

2013: Ran in the final four varsity team races and scored in three…placed 24th at the All-Ohio Championship with an 8k of 27:00.94.  

  • All-Ohio Championship 8k/27:00.94/24th
  • Inter-Regional Rumble 8k/26:39.6/57th
  • UAA Championship 8k/27:15.3/59th
  • NCAA DIII Great Lakes Regional 8k/26:48.4/74th

2012: Competed in seven varsity races as a freshman, including five at the varsity level…turned in a season-best 8k of 26:28.01 to place 60th at the NCAA Great Lakes Regional Championship…finished 236th in the nation with a time of 26:48.80 at the NCAA Championship…ran in 14th place at the season-opening Bill Sudeck Classic with a 6k mark of 20:52.10.  

  • Sudeck Classic 6k/20:52.10/14th
  • Knight Invitational 8k/27:08.80/109th
  • All-Ohio Open 8k/27:35.91/64th
  • Inter-Regional Rumble Open 6k/26:21.10/20th
  • UAA Championship 8k/26:45.10/55th
  • NCAA Great Lakes Regional Championship 8k/26:28.01/60th
  • NCAA Championship 8k/26:48.80/236th

Personal: Earned four varsity letters in both cross country and track & field at Marian High School…three-time cross country team MVP and three-time All-Northern Indiana Conference…also a three-time regional qualifier…qualified for Indiana and International Science Fair…honor roll student…son of Mike and Cynthia Spalding.