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Ryan Eaton
Ryan Eaton


Bowling Green, Ky.

High School:

2012 Cross Country: Participated in all six of the team's races ... registered a season-best 8K time of 25:07.4 at the Louisville Pre-Nationals ... had consecutive top-20 finishes to open the year ... placed eighth at the Mid-America Opener and then 20th at the Winthrop Invitational.

2011 Cross Country: Competed in four races ... had a 61st-place showing at the Navy Invitational ... finished 19th at the Evansville Mid-America Opener.

2010 Cross Country: Competed in all seven races ... posted a 62nd-place finish at the NCAA Southeast Regional ... took 55th at the BIG EAST Championships ... was 58th at the Greater Louisville Classic ... finished 11th in collegiate debut at the Mid-America Opener.

Prep: Two-time cross country state champion at Greenwood High ... named the 2010 KYtrackXC.com Outdoor and Indoor Distance Runner of the Year ... was a three-time state track champion in the 1,600m ... earned the state title in the 3,200m ... was the 2008 KYtrackXC.com Distance Runner of the Year, 2008 and 2009 KYtrackXC.com Cross Country Runner of the Year ... selected to the academic all-state team ... won the first annual Kentucky Dream Mile and the Two Mile Run at the Volunteer Track Classic ... placed 13th in the one mile run at the 2010 New Balance Nationals (4:13.36).

Personal: Son of Steve and Lori Eaton ... birthday is June 26 ... has one brother, Michael, who ran track and cross country and Louisville ... majoring in business, with a concentration in finance.

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