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 Robert Scharold
Robert Scharold

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Alexandria, Ky.

High School:
Campbell County

Event:
Distance

Experience:
3L


04/25/2014

UK's Medley Relays Impress at Penn Relays Friday

Wildcats place fourth in Men's DMR, Runners-up in SMR

03/01/2014

Five Wildcats Win Gold During SEC Championships Finale

Both Men's and Women's Teams Place Top-5 in Nation's Best Conference

02/13/2014

UK Track & Field Ventures Into Three-Meet Weekend

Wildcats to Travel to Arkansas, Iowa State and Indiana

01/17/2014

Track & Field Sweeps DMR at Kentucky Invitational

UK wins men's and women's relays during home-opening night

01/17/2014

Track & Field Sweeps DMR at Kentucky Invitational

UK wins men's and women's relays during home-opening night

Collegiate Bests
800m
: 1:50.84 | 1,500m: 3:49.58 | Mile: 4:09.99


2013-14 (Senior)
Cross Country - Emerged as a solid contributor for UK during the cross country season ... Was UK's No. 4 finisher at the NCAA Southeast Regional with a 10,000-meter time of 31:09.90 ... Best 8k time of the season was 25:32.1 at the Bluegrass Invitational in Lexington.

2012-13 (Junior)
Outdoor - Competed at 800 and 1,500 meters as well as in the mile ... PR mile 1:50.84 came in a third-place performance at Kentuckiana Border Battle ... collegiate best 1,500M 3:49.58 was recorded at Stanford Invitational ... Competed in two events, the 800 and 1,500m at the SEC Championships.


Indoor - Competed at 800 meters and in the mile ... Finalist in the SEC mile competiton with a PR 4:09.99 having come in that event's final ... Season best half mile 1:53.32 occurred at Tyson Invitational in Fayetteville, Arkansas.

Cross Country - Competed at four meets with 8,000 meter season-best time 26:12.5 having occurred at NCAA Pre-Nationals ... Also competed at Panorama Farms Invitational and Belmont Opener.

2011-12 (Sophomore)
Outdoor - Competed over 800 and 1,500 meters ... Season-best 800M time 1:51.90 came at Payton Jordan Ivitational, one of the nation's premier distance meets at Stanford ... Top 1,500M performance 3:57.99 was recorded at season-opening USF Bulls Invitational.

Indoor - Competed over 800 meters and in the mile ... Season-best 800M time 1:51.95 was recorded at SEC Championships where he scored points for UK, placing seventh in the final ... Season-best mile time 4:17.94 was recorded at the Notre Dame Meyo Invitational.

Cross Country - Placed 42nd to open his sophomore year at the Belmont-VU Opener, completing the 5K event in 16:33.18... Finished the 8K at the Greater Louisville Classic in 26:04.23 ... Competed in the Panorama Farms Invitational, running the 8K in 27:49.90 ... Competed in the NCAA Southeast Region Championships.

2010-11 (Freshman)
Outdoor - Competed at the Payton Jordan Invite in the 800M run, finishing with his personal-best time of the season 1:53.12 ... Ran at 800 and 1,500M at the SEC Championships ... Season-best 1,500 time 4:03.81 was recorded at Kentuckiana Border Battle.

Indoor - Did not compete.


Cross Country - Best time of the year came at the San Francisco Invitational, finishing the 8K race in a time of 27:45 ... Also earned his highest finish of the season at the San Francisco Invitational, finishing in 54th place overall.


High School
Two-time Track and field 800M state champion (2009, 2010) ... Kentucky Enquirer Track and Field Athlete of the Year (2009,2010) ... ran the mile in a staggering 4:17.43 (2009) ... track and field regional champion (2009,2010) ... cross country regional champion (2006) ... hold the state (KY) record in the 800M ... holds the regional record in the 800M, 4x4 and the 4x8.

Personal
Full name is Robert Daniel Scharold ... goes by Robbie ... born on May 5, 1992 ... son of Greg and Donna Scharold ... has two brothers, steven and Joe Scharold ... Brother, Joe played baseball at the University of the Cumberlands ... Robbie is undecided about his major.

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