Aaron Bartnik  
Aaron  Bartnik


Eden Prairie, Minn.

High School:
Eden Prairie HS



Gophers Collect Four PRs at Drake Relays

Luca Wieland finished second in the decathlon with 7,528 points - the most by a Gopher since All-American Jack Szmanda set the school record in 2012.


Gophers Claim 10 Titles at Tom Cat

Mitch Hechsel won the 800 meters at 1:49.65 - a new personal record and an O'Shaughnessy Stadium record.


Wieland, Hechsel Win B1G Titles

Wieland closed out the weekend in stellar fashion for Minnesota, winning the Big Ten heptathlon title and setting a new school record for the event in the process.


Personal Records Abound in Ames

Minnesota hosts the Snowshoe Open next weekend at the University of Minnesota Fieldhouse on campus.


Gophers Dominate in Border Battle Dual

The University of Minnesota men's track & field program dominated a rare dual meet on Saturday afternoon against Border Battle rival Wisconsin, picking up a 98-59 win over the Badgers.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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