AS A JUNIOR: Did not compete.
AS A SOPHOMORE: Ran the 1,600 at the Blue and Gold Invitational.
AS A FRESHMAN: Did not compete.
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL: Seven- time letterwinner in cross country and track at Stevenson (Ill.) ... conference champion in the 800 as a junior and regional champion as a senior ... cross country and track team captain as a junior and senior ... named cross country and track all-conference during his sophomore, junior and senior seasons. Selected to the track all-city team three times ... two-time cross country all-city honoree ... selected to the all-area academic team on eight occasions ... member of the National Honor Society, marching band, concert band, Economics Team and pit orchestra ... born in Arlington Heights, Ill. ... son of Brian and Kim Bartlow ... has a younger sister, Heather.