Aidan Askin
Aidan Askin

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Wheaton, Ill.

High School:
Wheaton North

Birthdate:
07/17/1994

10/11/2012

Cross Country Travels to Peoria for Bradley Classic

This is the final tune-up for the Redbirds before they host the Missouri Valley Conference Championship

09/29/2012

Redbirds Battled Tough Conditions at Griak Invitational

Brewer ran a 44 second PR

09/28/2012

Cross Country Set to Run in Griak Invitational

The meet features two top-10 team finishers at the 2011 NCAA Championshpis

09/07/2012

Redbird Cross Country Concludes Competition at Bradley Open

Rutherford finished fifth in his season debut

09/06/2012

Cross Country Heads to Peoria for Bradley Open

This meet serves as a final tune up before the Redbirds host the Illinois Intercollegiate Championships

2012

Competed in six events as a true freshman...Notched a season-best 26:39 in the 8K to finish 22nd at the Bradley Open...Concluded the season with an 8K time of 26:57 at the Missouri Valley Conference Championships to finish in 60th.

PRIOR TO ISU

Wheaton North High School: Four-year letterwinner in track and cross country ... three-time all-conference runner ... three-time state qualifier ... ran a 15:18.00 at the 2011 Illinois High School Athletic Association Class AAA State Cross Country Championships in the three-mile race ... holds a personal-best three-mile time of 15:04.00 ... holds personal-best times of 1:56.3, 4:15.98 and 9:28.7 in the 800-, 1,600- and 3,200-meter runs, respectively ... named to the academic all-conference team.

Personal: Born 7/17/1994 ... son of Peter and Nancy Askin ... siblings are Kilty and Finn ... uncle, David Askin, is a four-time marathon winner ... plans to major in exercise science.