17 Chanticleer student-athletes were recognized for their accomplishments on Tuesday.
More than 50 current and former student-athletes earned his or her degree this weekend.
Coastal Honors 17 Seniors Prior to Track Events
Women look to win three-straight while the men go for their third title in program history
Gelibert Breaks a Pair of School Records
2015 Track & Field: Competed in five meets for Coastal Carolina, primarily running in the 1,500m race … Recorded two of the Chanticleers’ top-five times in the event, including a season-best 4:14.75 at the Auburn Tiger Track Classic and 4:16.36 at the CCU Invitational … Notched a pair of top-10 finishes at the Big South Challenge Cup and the Battle of the Beaches … Also competed in the 800m race at the Big South Challenge Cup (2:05.98) and the mile run at the Alan Connie Shamrock Invitational (4:41.25) … Made the President’s List with a 4.0 GPA for the Spring 2015 semester … Member of the 2014-15 Big South Honor Roll.
2014 Cross Country: Competed in five meets, scoring in four of them... Posted season-best 8K time of 28:52.35 at the Greater Louisville Classic... Finished fourth for Coastal at the Big South Championships... Clocked 17:40.74 in a the Coastal Carolina Invitational 5K and 24:08.72 in a 6,400m race at the Blue Ridge Invitational.
2014 Track & Field: Placed fifth in the 1,500m at the Chanticleer Classic with a season-best time of 4:10.14... Competed in the mile run at two meets, with a top time of 4:31.23, and clocked 9:33.42 in the 3,000m at the CCU Invitational.
2013 Cross Country: Ran in the Chants' first five meets of the season ... Placed 27th overall at the Carolina Challenge with a 5K time of 17:30 ... Crossed 15th overall in 16:43 as the Chants took first place at the CCU Invitational ... Ran the 8K Big South Preview in 30:19 ... Completed the 8K Paul Short Run in 28:17 ... Ended the season with a 28:22 time at the Blue Mountain Open.
2013 Track & Field: Finished 15th in the 1500m at the Big South championships... Ran a season-best 1500m time of 4:04.41 at the Auburn Tiger Classic... Finished third in the 1500m at the Battle of the Beaches.
2012 Cross Country: Finished the Charlotte Invitational in 27:45... Crossed sixth for the Chants at the Blue Ridge Mountain Open in 27:50 and at the Big South Championship in 28:11... Ran a 10K personal best time of 34:46.23 at the NCAA Southeast Regional.
2012 Track & Field: Opened the season with a 12th-place finish in the 3,000m at the CCU Invitational with a time of 9:05.56... Ran a season-best 800m time of 2:00.67 at the Weems Baskin Relays... Posted a season-best 1,500m time of 4:01.18 at the Duke Twilight... Crossed the finish line in 15:42.96 in the 5,000m at the Duke Invitational... Ran the 1,500m in 4:07.87 at the 2012 Big South Championship meet... Placed 21st in the 5,000m run at the 2012 Big South Championship meet, stopping the clock in 16:15.19... Named to the 2011-12 Big South Presidential Honor Roll.
2011 Cross Country: Finished seventh with a time of 16:27.76 at the 5k Gamecock Open to help the Chanticleers capture the meet title... Posted an 8k time of 27:34 at the Coastal Carolina Invitational/Big South Preview... Finished the 8k Paul Short Run in 28:11... Ran a 27:57.3 at the 8k Blue Ridge Mountain Open... Turned in an 8k personal-best with a 26:51 at the 2012 Big South Championship... Crossed the finish line in 35:35.1 to record a 10k personal-best at the NCAA Southeast Regional.
High School: First ever three-time Salem County HS Cross Country Champion at Pennsville HS... Three-time qualifier to NJSIAA Group Cross Country Championships... Finished 17th in the 3,200m at the 2011 New Jersey Meet of Champions... NJSIAA 2011 Section Champion in 3,200m and runner-up in 1600m... High school coach was Coastal Carolina track & field alum Geoff Shute.