Eric

Karl II

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

Bio

TFRRS All-Time Performances

Personal Bests
Indoor
3,000m: 9:02.71 (2/17/17)
5,000m: 15:21.67 (2/3/18)
Outdoor
3,000m: 8:59.61 (5/6/17)
5,000m: 15:33.98 (4/21/18)

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

2018 (Sophomore)
Indoor: Finished seventh in the 5,000m at the Nebraska Tune-Up...set a personal-best in the 5,000m with a time of 15:21.67 at the Frank Sevigne Husker Invite.

Outdoor: Placed fourth in the 5,000m at the Prairie Wolf Invitational...set a personal-best in the 5,000m at the Kansas Relays with a time of 15:33.98.

2017 (Redshirt)
Indoor: Redshirted...competed unattached in two meets and set season bests in both the 3,000m (9:02.71) and 5,000m (15:23.41).

Outdoor: Redshirted...competed unattached in two meets and placed sixth in the 3,000m at the Nebraska Invitational with a personal-best time of 8:59.61.

2016 (Freshman)
Indoor: Set season bests of 9:07.07 in the 3,000m and 15:53.81 in the 5,000m.

Outdoor: Ran 9:07.71 in the 3,000m at the Husker Spring Invite. 

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 5,000-meter prep 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...majoring in accounting and economics.

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2018 Big Ten Indoor T&F Highlights
Nebraska Tune-Up Highlights
Frank Sevigne Highlights - Day 2