Charlotte Cross Country BIO
Carl Walton
Player Profile:
Carl Walton 832700
Position: Distance
Year: Senior
Hometown: Greensboro, N.C.
High School: Northwest Guilford HS
Experience: High School

At Charlotte -

2015- Cross Country: Competed in five meets, shattering his old personal record by more than 50 seconds at the C-USA Championships at 26:18.9… also set a new personal best in the 10K at the NCAA Southeast Regionals (33:25.8)… was Charlotte’s second best finisher at the William & Mary Invite, coming in 24th overall

2015 - Outdoor: Placed 14th in the 800m at the Conference USA Championships with a time of 1:58.69....Ran a season-best time of 1:52.24 in the 800m at the Charlotte Invitational to finish sixth overall....Indoor: Finished eighth in the 800m at the C-USA Championships clocking a time of 1:55.83....Set a personal-best time in the 1000m by over three seconds running 2:30.29 at the Hokie Invitational for the sixth-fastest time in program history.....Member of the second-place distance medley relay at the Conference USA Championships clocking a time of 10:12.45...

2014 Cross Country: Competed in the Niners first six races of the season....Best finish came at the Charlotte Invitational running a time of 27:02.4 in the 8K placing 16th...Ran a 26:53.5 8K at the C-USA Championships at North Texas for a PR by over a minute from 2013....Finished 17th at the Three Stripe Invite finishing as the top runner for Charlotte running the 5K course in 15:54.86. 

2014 Outdoor: Ran a multi-second PR in the 800m (1:51.60) at the Aggie Last Chance at NC A&T....At the CUSA Outdoor Championships ran a time of 1:53.89 to place 11th...Indoor: Had a season best time of 1:55.61 at the CUSA Indoor Championships placing 12th just missing making the final.

2013 Cross Country: Competed in three races...Best finish came at the Carolina Challenge finishing 26th overall in the 5k course (16:50.83)...Finished 31st overall at the Royals Challenge running the 8k course in 28:34.02...Also ran at the Charlotte Invitational running the 8k course in a time of 28:32.5.

2013 Outdoor: Clocked a time of 1:54.62 in the 800m and finished tenth at the HPU VertKlasse Meet …Finished 14th in the 400m (51.67) at the Charlotte Invitational. Indoor: Was 11th in the 800m (1:58.74) at the UAB Blazer Invitational … Finished 18th at the Hokie Invitational in the 1000m run with a time of 2:34.76. 

2012 Cross Country: Competed in two races unattached ... was 23rd at the Charlotte Duals 5K (17:26) ... Posted an 8K time of 27:00.68 at the Charlotte Invitational in the green race. 

Prep: 2011 NC State Champion (800 meters) ... 2011 NC Regional Champion (4X400 meter relay) ... NC Conference Champion (2009-12) ... Guilford County Champion -800 meters (2010-12) ... Northwest Guilford High School record holder (800 meters and 4X800 meter relay).

Personal: Son of Carl and Dawn Walton ... Pre-Kinesiology / Business major ... Born January 12, 1994.

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