Nick Gallardo
Nick Gallardo

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Oregon, Ill.

High School:
Oregon HS

Event:
Sprints/Hurdles

Birthdate:
08/26/1992

2010-11: (Indoor): Finished second at the Redbird Invite in the 60-meter hurdles with a time of 8.55 ... Ran to a personal-best 53.26 in the 400-meter dash at the Indiana State Dual ... finished first in the 4X400 relay at the Keck invitational. (Outdoor): Recorded a personal-best 15.38 in the 110-meter hurdles at the Lee Calhoun Invite ... finished fourth in the 400-meter hurdles at the Gateway Classic ... ran a personal-best of 57.30 in the 400-meter hurdles at the Lenny Lyles Invitational.

At Oregon: Named MVP of the track team his senior season ... is the 110-meter hurdles and 300-meter hurdle record holder ... a member of the team that won the Illinois state track meet his junior season ... his team won three sectionals championships.

Personal: Born 8/26/92... son of Ron Gallardo and Diana Hanson ... plans to major in exercise science ... named to the all-conference academic team his sophomore through senior years.