Curtis Carr Athlete Profile

Curtis Carr

Positions: Steeplechase, Mile, 5000 Meters Height: 6-5 Weight: 170 Class: Senior Roster Years: 2010-2014 Hometown: Nashville, IN Mission: San Jose, Costa Rica Last School: Brown County High School

Personal

  • Parents are James Carr and Sheila and Ed Cox
  • Born at the Naval Air Station Patuxent River in Maryland
  • Likes to swing dance
  • Is an Eagle Scout
  • Enjoys mountain biking, rock climbing, camping and eating delicious food
  • Majoring in economics

Before BYU

  • Runner-up in cross country in Indiana state championships at Brown County High School in Nashville, Indiana
  • Received the state mental atitude award
  • Runner up in the mile with a 4:12 in the championships
  • School record holder in the mile, two-mile (9:18) and 5K (15:30)
  • Lettered four times in cross country and track

Stats

Personal Bests
Time Event Venue
4:04.28 Mile 2014 UW Husky Classic
13:55.77 5000 meters 2014 Stanford Invitational
8:37.52 3000 meter steeplechase 2014 Mt. SAC Relays

Career Stats

2012 | Sophomore Year

  •  Placed third in the 5000 meters at the West Coast Invitational with a time of 14:20.51
  • Took fourth in the 3000 meter steeplechase in 8:56.43 at the Stanford Invitational

2013 | Junior Year

  • Receieved Division I USTFCCCA All-Academic honors
  • Took fourth at the NCAA DI National Championships in the 3000 meter steeplechase in 8:40.87
  • Earned All-American honors for his finish in the 3000 meter steeplechase

2014 | Senior Year

Indoor

  • Took 20th in the 3000m at the UW Invitational in 8:21.11
  • Placed fourth in the 3000m (8:17.04) at the Armory Invitational
  • Took fifth in the mile at the UW Husky Classic with a time of 4:04.28

Outdoor

  • Placed second in his section of the 5000m at the Stanford Invitational in 13:55.77
  • Took second in the 3000m steeplechase at the Mt. SAC Relays in 8:37.54, the fastest time by a collegiate athlete in the nation