Men's Cross Country


Justin Aronson
Justin Aronson

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Roscoe, Ill.

High School:
Hononegah

Birthdate:
03/10/1925

AT ILLINOIS
2007-Senior
Competed in four events for the Illini...Finished seventh for the Illini at the Illinois Intercollegiate Championships...Crossed the finish line eighth for the Orange and Blue at the Notre Dame Invitational with an 8K time of 26:27...Was the fifth Illini to cross the finish line at Big Ten's...Finished his Illinois career at the NCAA Midwest Regional running a 10K time of 32:19.

2006-Junior
Competed in three meets for the Illini ... Opened the season as the top Illini individual finisher at the Illini Open...Ran seventh for the Orange and Blue at the annual Illini Challenge... Posted a personal best 8K time of 25:25 to finish eighth at the Saluki Invitational.

2005-Sophomore
Ran the fourth best time for the Illini in the season-opening Hawkeye Invitational with a time of 18:57, finishing 14th overall ... Finished the Pack-It-Up Challenge with a season-best time of 25:57 ... Ran seventh for the Illini at the Pre-Nationals meet.

2004-Freshman
Finished fifth at season-opening Redbird Challenge with a season-best time of 20:05.

HIGH SCHOOL
Earned three letters for cross country and three letters for track... All conference his senior year... Conference champion in 1600m and 3200m his senior year... High school coach was Ray McLarty.

PERSONAL
Full name is Justin Andrew Aronson... Born 3/10/85 in Rockford, Ill. ...Parents are Jeff and Teri Aronson... Majoring in General Engineering... Has two sisters, Katie and Danielle.

PERSONAL BESTS
8000m: 25:57

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