Eric

Karl II

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Year: Senior
Hometown: Southlake, Texas
High School: Carroll
Major: Economics/Accounting

Bio

Personal Bests
8K: 25:45.1 (10/29/17)
10K: 31:03.6 (11/10/17)

Honors
Arthur Ashe Jr. Sports Scholar Award (2017, 2018)
Big Ten Sportsmanship Award (2018)
Academic All-Big Ten (2017, 2018)
Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018; Spring 2016, 2017, 2018)
Sam Foltz Hero 27 Leadership Award (2018)
Tom Osborne Citizenship Team (2017, 2018, 2019)

2018 (Senior)
Began the season at Augustana Twilight and placed 20th with a time of 22:26.9, helping Nebraska take home the team crown…also ran at the Bradley Classic and finished 208th with a time of 26:55.8...earned academic All-Big Ten honors.

2017 (Junior)
Opened up the season at the Augustana Twilight, placing 27th with a time of 20:12.18...placed 10th at the Greeno/Dirksen Invitational with a time of 26:20.2...was 45th at the Sam Bell Invitational in 25:58.97...finished 47th at the Bradley Classic with a time of 25:38.6...finished 76th at the Big Ten Championships with a time of 25:45.1, an 8K personal best...finished 114th at the NCAA Midwest Regional with a 10K time of 31:03.6...earned spots on the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll in both the fall and spring semesters...received the Arther Ashe Jr. Sports Scholar Award...was a member of the 2017 Tom Osborne Citizenship Team and received a Sam Foltz Hero 27 Leadership Award...earned academic All-Big Ten honors.

2016 (Sophomore)
Opened up the season at the Augustana Twilight, placing 18th overall with a time of 19:56.16 to help the Huskers take home the team title...finished 48th at the Greeno/Dirksen Invitational (27:25.2)...placed 39th at the ISU Adidas Pre-National Invitational (27:20.7)...earned a spot on the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll...was a member of the Tom Osborne Citizenship Team and won the Arthur Ashe Jr. Sports Scholar Award.

2015 (Freshman)
Competed in four regular-season meets and the Big Ten Championships...finished 102nd at the Big Ten Championships (27:57.8)...finished 14th in the University Division of the Augustana Twilight (20:46.62)...earned spots on the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll in both the fall and spring semesters.

Before Nebraska
Attended Carroll High School in Southlake, Texas...helped Carroll win four state championships and four Nike South Regional championships, as well as a runner-up finish at Nike Nationals in 2011...posted a 5,000m best of 16:08...finished fourth in his district meet and 25th at regionals...placed 32nd at the Texas 6A state meet...was a National Hispanic Scholar and AP Scholar with Distinction.

Personal
Born Nov. 3, 1997 in Stamford, Connecticut...parents are Eric Karl and Rocio Torres-Quevedo...majored in accounting and economics...earned bachelor's degree from Nebraska in May of 2019.

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Woody Greeno Invitational
Jarren Heng - After the Woody Greeno Invitational Sept. 21, 2013
Isabel Andrade - After the Woody Greeno Invitational Sept. 21, 2013