Creighton Pearse | Distance
Hometown: Kearney, Neb.
Previous School: Kearney Catholic
Major: Secondary Education - Math and PE (Sports Management Minor)
1,000 meter run: 2:39.02 (Concordia Invite)
One mile run: 4:29.40 (GPAC Championships)
3,000 meter run: 9:17.10 (UNK Invite)
4x800 meter relay: 7:56.35 (GPAC Championships)
1,500 meter run: 4:14.14 (UNL Pre-Drake)
3,000 meter steeplechase: 10:18.76 (Wildcat Classic)
5,000 meter run: 16:24.33 (UNK Invite)
Track and Field Honors
2014 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athlete
2013 GPAC Indoor All-Conference (4x800m relay)
Cross Country Honors
2013 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athlete
Prepped at Kearney Catholic high school for four years ... He never ran cross country in high school ... He ran track for four years and earned a varsity letter each year ... He was team captain for track three years ... Holds two meet records and medaled seven times at the state meet ... His senior year he was State Champion in he 1,600m ... He also found success in football and basketball earning three and two varsity letters respectively ... He was on the Honor Roll, National Honor Society, and earned Academic All-State honors.
Born September 15, in Kearney, Nebraska ... Son of Tim and Carmen Pearse ... Has two brothers, Logan and Harrison, and one sister, Celeste.