Aaron Bartnik
Aaron  Bartnik

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Eden Prairie, Minn.

High School:
Eden Prairie HS

Event:
Distance


01/30/2016

‘U’ Captures Seven Titles at Home

Nick Bachinski picked up a win and a personal record in the high jump for the second week in a row.

01/09/2016

Gophers Garner Eight Titles at Northwest Open

The Gophers return to action at home next weekend with the Minnesota Open.

12/09/2015

Big Ten Honors Gophers for Academics

Student-athletes from the University of Minnesota honored for performance in classroom

05/29/2015

Three Gophers Punch Tickets to Oregon

Goaner Deng, Gian Ferretti and Luke Johnson advanced to the NCAA championships next month in Eugene, Ore.

05/27/2015

Gophers Bound for NCAA Regional at Texas

Fifteen Gophers will be in NCAA regional action this weekend at Mike A. Myers Stadium in Austin, Texas.

Bartnik's Personal Records

2015 | JUNIOR SEASON

Indoor: 
Finished second in the one mile at the 2015 Northwest Open with a time of 4:11.30.• took first in dual play at Wisconsin in the 3000 meter run with a time of 8:39.30. • at the 2015 Iowa State Classic, placed 11th in the 3000 meter run with a time of 8:05.45. • at the 2015 B1G Indoor Championships, placed 17th in his heat in the 3000 meter with a time of 8:29.49. • in the 5000 meter at the 2015 B1G Indoor's, placed 10th overall with a time of 14:06.15.

2014 | SOPHOMORE SEASON
Indoor: At the 2014 Snowshoe Open finished 8th with a time of 1:55.35 in the 800 meters • in the 3000 meters at the 2014 Bill Bergan Invitational placed 5th with a time of 8:15.41. Outdoor: Won the Carleton Relays in the 1500 meters with a time of 3:55.09 • placed third in the UW La Crosse Open 1500 meters with a time of 3:55.00. At the 2014 Drake Relays finished 5th in the 5000 meters with a time of 14:14.95 • finished 20th in the 5000 meters at the Big Ten Championships with a time of 14:31.26.


2013 | FRESHMAN SEASON
Indoor:
Ran the mile at the Snowshoe Open finishing in 18th with a time of 4:26.53. Outdoor-Ran the 3000 meters at the John McDonnell Invitational finishing second whith a time of 8:47.13• also took fifth in the 3000 meters at the Iowa Musco Invitational• Academic All-Big Ten honoree.

HIGH SCHOOL
Graduated from Eden Prairie in 2011 • high school coaches were Jeff Lindlief and Bruce Kivimaki • two time all-state selection • three time all conference in cross country • two time Section 6AA Cross Country Champion • AA Individual State Cross Country Champion in 2009 • NXN Heartland Regional Champion (15:33 in the 5K) • Minnesota Boys Cross Country Gatorade Runner of the Year • finished 29th in the state championship as a sophomore, first as a junior and third overall as a senior • took eighth in the state championships in Nordic Skiing as a senior • graduated with honors and a gold cord after earning a 3.9 GPA.

PERSONAL
Born on January 2, 1993 • son of Dan and Julene Bartnik • majoring in electrical engineering • enjoys playing ping-pong, soccer and unicycling.

MORE HEADLINES

Gophers Return to Action at ISU Classic

2/10/2016

The Iowa State Classic is the longest running track and field meet hosted by Iowa State University.

Johnson Named USATF Minnesota Athlete of the Month

2/9/2016

The senior captain won all three shot put competitions he participated in during the month of January.

Gophers Pace Shot Put at Bethel

2/7/2016

True freshman Johnathan Tharaldsen qualified for the USA Track & Field Junior Championship with his personal record on Saturday.

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