Galen Caldwell
Galen Caldwell
Height: 5-7
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Seattle, Wash.
High School: Roosevelt
Major: Computer Science

2016: Earned the first All-Region honor of his career after placing 26th at the NCAA Great Lakes Championships with a time of 25:30.0... Was second among CWRU finishers in four of the five races he competed in during the year… Finished 20th at the UAA Championships with a time of 25:22.16… Fifth among DIII finishers at the All-Ohio Championships… Recorded his fastest 8K time of the season (and second fastest of his career) at the Inter-Regional Rumble with a mark of 25:21.9… Received UAA All-Academic honors.

  • Yellowjacket Invitational: 8K/26:43.6/16th place (Team Finish: 3rd)
  • All Ohio XC Championships: 8K/26:05.5/5th Place Div.III/35th Overall (Team Finish: 2nd)
  • Inter-Regional Rumble: 8K/25:21.9/24th place (Team Finish: 2nd)
  • UAA Championship: 8K/25:22.17/20th Place (Team Finish: 2nd)
  • NCAA Regional: 8K/25:30.0/26th place (Team Finish: 2nd)

2015: Was a top-three finisher for the Spartans in five of the six races he competed in during the season… Won the Sudeck Sundown Classic 6K with a career-best time of 19:56.2… Notched a craere-best time of 25:01.2 in the 8K at the Oberlin Inter-Regional Rumble, finishing 32nd overall… Was the third finisher for the Spartans at the UAA Championships, finishing 28th overall with a time of 25:53.0… Placed 83rd at the NCAA Great Lakes Regionals… Received UAA All-Academic honors.

  • Sudeck Sundown Classic: 6K/19:56.2/1st place
  • Calvin Knight Invitational: 8K/26:00.7/27th place
  • All-Ohio XC Championships: 8K/25:57.3/15th place
  • Oberlin College Inter-Regional Rumble: 8K/25:01.2/32nd place
  • UAA Cross Country Championships: 8K/25:53.0/28th place
  • NCAA Great Lakes Region Championships: 8K/26:58.5/83rd place

2014: Competed in all six varsity races and earned UAA All-Academic honors...finished third in the Bill Sudeck Classic season-opener with a career-best 6k time of 20:24.21...posted a career-best 8k time of 25:50.9 at the NCAA DIII Great Lakes Regional Championship to place 81st.

  • Sudeck Classic 6k/20:24.21/3rd
  • Calvin Knight Invitational 8k/26:21.4/31st
  • All-Ohio Championship 8k/26:54.04/40th
  • Inter-Regional Rumble 8k/26:18.4/35th
  • UAA Championship 8k/26:53.12/59th
  • NCAA DIII Great Lakes Regional 8k/25:50.9/81st

2013: Ran in five-of-six varsity team races as a freshman…placed ninth as the third Spartan to cross the finish line at the season-opening Bill Sudeck Classic with a 6k time of 20:27.19…ran a season-best 8k of 26:45.6 at Oberlin’s Inter-Regional Rumble…scored during the UAA Championship in Pittsburgh with a 54th-place time of 27:03.4.

  • Sudeck Classic 6k/20:27.19/9th
  • All-Ohio Championship 8k/27:48.60/56th
  • Inter-Regional Rumble 8k/26:45.6/66th
  • UAA Championship 8k/27:03.4/54th
  • NCAA DIII Great Lakes Regional 8k/27:37.2/135th

Personal: Earned four varsity letters in cross country as well as two in track & field and one in wrestling at Roosevelt High School…2012 cross country team captain…set RHS 2,000-meter steeplechase record (6:28) in 2013…graduated as salutatorian…son of Eric Caldwell and Lisa Calvert.