BU had multi-eventers, distance runners and DMR crews in action on first day.
2013 Academic All-Big 12 First Team (cross country)
2013 Academic All-Big 12 Rookie Team (track)
Two-time Baylor Dean's List honoree
Two-time Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll selection
2013 Cross Country: Competed in six meets...Had season-best finish of 17th at North Texas Invitational, covering four-mile course in 21:29.89...Posted season's top time at 8K-distance with 65th-place finish at Big 12 Championships in 25:59.50...Earned place on Academic All-Big 12 first team.
2013 Track: Did not compete in any indoor meets...Participated in four outdoor meets, running a combination of 800, 1,500 and 3,000-meter events...Won TCU Invitational 1,500-meter race in 4:08.66...Had season-best time in 1,500 meters (4:01.42) with fifth-place finish at Michael Johnson Classic...Had season-best time in 800-meter event (1:58.11) at Texas Invitational...Ran both the 800 (11th, 2:00.11) and the 1,500 (5th, 4:06.51) at Baylor Quad Invitational...Named to fall Baylor Dean's List and Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll...Earned spot on Academic All-Big 12 Rookie team.
2012 Cross Country: Ran in four meets, finishing as a scoring runner in one...Produced 11th-place finish at UTA Season Opener to be BU's fifth runner across in three-mile time of 15:33.9...Also competed at Stanford Invitational and Chile Pepper Festival...Finished 71st at Big 12 Championships in time of 27:05.3...Named to fall Baylor Dean's List and Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll.
High School: Four-year letterwinnner in cross country at Dobyns-Bennett...Helped team finish in regional top three in all four years, including a regional title in 2011...Ran track in 2011 and '12 winning regional championship in 800 and 1600-meter events...Took state title in 1600 meters in 2011...Honored on All-Region and All-State teams in cross country...Clocked five-kilometer time of 15:49 and 800-meter time of 1:54...Beta and Film Club President.
Personal: Full name is Christopher Lang McElroy...Born July 29, 1993...Parents are Drew and Cindy McElroy...Majoring in Film and Digital Media.