Born March 1985 in Tustin California ... parents are Mark and Diana Bartschi.
Lettered three years in cross country and four years in track at Merrill West High School ... was the Cross Country Athlete of the Year three years consecutively ... undefeated for three years in league meets.
Attended Cal Poly San Luis Obispo ... coached by Terry Crawford.
2006 | Sophomore Year
Ran at the BYU Autumn Classic with a time of 20:32.3 ... finished the Bill Dellinger Invitational in 23:26.86 ... named to the Fall 2006 Academic All-MWC team.