Men's Cross Country, Track & Field


Jereme Atchison
Jereme Atchison

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Arlington Heights, Ill.

High School:
Buffalo Grove

Event:
Distance

Birthdate:
03/16/1994

I/O Eligibility:
SO/SO

02/02/2013

Brewster Finishes 10th at USA Cross Country

Freshman earned junior all-american status for finish

11/09/2012

Mickow and Topfer Qualify for NCAA Championships

Team awaits NCAA Championships bid tomorrow at 11 AM

11/07/2012

Illini Look for Successful NCAA Midwest Regionals

Orange and Blue travel to Springfield, Mo., for regional race

10/28/2012

Orange and Blue Finish Fourth at Big Ten Championships

Highest finish for the Illini since 1996

10/25/2012

Illini Set for Big Ten Championships

The squad will compete in East Lansing for the conference meet

AT ILLINOIS

Cross Country
2013 XC - SOPHOMORE
Finished second for the squad and fifth overall at the Illini Open ... Finished 30th overall and sixth for the Illini at the Boilermaker Invitational with an 8K time of 26:11 ... Trimmed nearly a minute off of his 8K time at the Bradley Classic, finishing third for the Illini and 29th overall with a time of 25:12.

2012 XC - FRESHMAN
Competed at NCAA Midwest Regional, finishing with a 10K time of 34:06 ... Finished 78th overall at Big Ten Championships, coming in sixth for the Illini ... Placed second on the team at the Bradley Classic, finishing with an 8K time of 24:58 ... Ran unattached at the Illinois Intercollegiate, placing 12th overall ... Ran unattached at the Illini Challenge, finishing fifth overall with a 6K time of 18:48.

2014 Track and Field
Outdoor: Did not compete.

Indoor: Competed in four meets ... Placed third in the 5,000m at the Indiana Relays with a personal-best time of 14:59.50 ... Ran in the 3,000m at the Orange & Blue Open and placed ninth.

2013 Track and Field
Outdoor: Redshirt season

Indoor: Redshirt season

High School
Four-time All-Conference in cross country ... 2011 and 2012 cross country All-State selection ... Two-time All-Conference in track ... Led cross country team to first ever appearance at the state meet, placing fifth individually and as a team.

Personal
Son of Frank and Diane Atchison ... Born March 16, 1994 ... Has a brother, Frank and a sister Ashley ... Hobbies include playing basketball, working out and playing xbox ... Majoring in Sport Management.

Atchison's Personal Bests
Cross Country
8K: 24:58 - Bradley Classic (10/12/12)
10K: 34:06 - NCAA Midwest Regional (11/9/12)

Track
Indoor
3,000m: 8:50.07 - Illini Classic (1/18/14)>br> 5,000m: 14:59.50 - Indiana Relays (2/1/14)

Updated July 2014

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