Kathleen Gardner
Kathleen Gardner
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Mechanicsville, Va.
High School: Atlee
Events: Distance

PERSONAL BESTS
1000-meter run: 3:00.0
1500-meter run: 4:46.71

2017: OUTDOOR

  • Set a personal record in the 800-meter run with a time of 2:19.99 at the George Mason Spring Invitational.
  • Placed fourth in the 1,500-meter run at the VCU Rams Invitational.

2017: INDOOR

  • Placed sixth in the mile at the ETSU Invitational.
  • Achieved a personal record in the mile with a time of 5:19.53 at the Darius Dixon Memorial Invitational.
  • Set a personal record in the 1,000-meter run at the Atlantic 10 Championship with a time of 3:00.0.

2016: OUTDOOR

  • Set a personal record and placed third in the 800-meter run with a time of 2:23.53 at the VCU Ram Invite.

2016: INDOOR

  • Earned a personal record in the mile run with a time of 5:27.39 at the Father Diamond Invitational.
  • Placed fourth as a member of the distance medley relay team at the Atlantic 10 Championships.

2015: OUTDOOR

  • Showed well at home, earning a top-20 finish in the 1500-meter run at the VCU Ram Invite with a time of 5:07.06.

2015: INDOOR

  • Aided her team to victory in the distance medley relay at the Hokie Invitational.
  • Placed fifth and set a personal record in the 1000-meter run at the Patriot Games with a time of 3:05.53.

PRIOR TO VCU:

  • Has personal bests of 3:08.72 in the 1K and 5:34.57 in the 1600m
  • Four-time Cross Country conference and regional meet qualifier 
  • Four-time Indoor and Outdoor conference and regional meet qualifier 
  • Qualified for the Outdoor State Championship her senior year 

PERSONAL:

  • Daughter of Chris and Tim Gardner, both attended VCU
  • Born: Oct. 4, 1995
  • Sibling(s): Sean Gardner