Aaron Bartnik  
Aaron Bartnik

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Eden Prairie, Minn.

High School:
Eden Prairie


11/14/2013

Minnesota Heads to Ames for NCAA Regional

Steve Plasencia has led the Gophers to three NCAA regional titles and 14 NCAA championship appearances.

11/08/2013

Bartnik Takes Title at Fall Finale

The Gophers continue the 2013 campaign next weekend at the NCAA Midwest Regional.

10/31/2013

Gophers Set for Big Ten Championships

Purdue will host this year's conference championship with the men's race scheduled for 9:45 a.m. CT on Sunday.

10/19/2013

Gophers Close Weekend at Wisconsin

The Gophers return to action on Nov. 3 with the Big Ten Championships in West Lafayette, Ind.

10/17/2013

Gophers Split Up for Pair of Wisconsin Meets

Minnesota will run at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational and the Jim Drews Invitational on Saturday.

2013 | Redshirt Sophomore Season
Returned from injury to win the 2013 Fall Finale in his collegiate debut • paced the 8K race with a time of 24:43 • Academic All-Big Ten honoreee.

2012 | Redshirt Freshman Season
Did not see action during the 2012 cross country season.

2011 | Freshman Season
Redshirted the 2011 cross country season.

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.

Bartnik's Career Bests
8K 24:43 2013 Fall Finale (Nov. 8, 2013)
Finish 1st 2013 Fall Finale (Nov. 8, 2013)