Paul Christian
Paul Christian
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Glen Ellyn, Ill.
High School: Glenbard West
Events: Distance
Major: Performance (Music)
Why I Chose DePauw: It allows me to balance academics, athletics, and music.

At DePauw:

2019:

  • Finished 1st in the 3000 with a time of 8:53.43 at the Tiger Small College Indoor Invitational (2/1/19)

2018:

  • 4th in the 5000 (15:29.94) and 2nd in the 10,000 (32:30.74) at the NCAC Championships (5/4-5/18)
  • 2nd in 5000 (15:35.82) at the Indiana DIII Track and Field Championships
  • 2nd in 3000 (8:52.29) at the DePauw Tiger Small College Indoor Invitational (2/2/18)
  • 5th in the 3000 (8:47.31; DPU) at the DePauw Indoor Classic (2/17/18)
  • 4th in the 3000 (8:47.71) and 1st in the 5000 (14:56.84; DPU PR) at the North Coast AC Championships (3/2-3/18)
  • Tiger Pride Honor Roll (Fall 2017, Spring 2018)
  • NCAC All-Academic Honors

2017:

  • 4th (15:43.66) in the 5000 and 10,000 (33:03.91) at the NCAC Championships (5/6/17)
  • 1st in the 3000 (8:42.22 - PR) at the Rose-Hulman Twilight Invitational (4/21/17)
  • 1st in the 10,000 (33:07.14) at the Indiana DIII Track & Field Championships (4/15/17)
  • 1st in the 5000 (15:38.48) at the DePauw Outdoor Invitational (4/8/17)
  • 1st in the 5000 (15:16.03) at the Rose-Hulman Early Bird Invitational (3/18/17)
  • 1st in the 3000 (8:53.68) at the DePauw Tiger Small College Indoor Invitational (2/3/17)
  • Tiger Pride Honor Roll (Fall 2016, Spring 2017)

2016:

  • 3,000m run - Indoor Top Time (10th, 8:48.72)
  • 5,000m run - Outdoor Top Time (7th, 14:53.95)
  • Sixth in the 10,000m run (32:24.85) at NCAC Outdoor Track and Field Championships
  • Seventh in the 5,000m run (15:28.15) at NCAC Outdoor Track and Field Championships
  • Tiger Pride Honor Roll (Fall 2015, Spring 2016)

High School:

  • High Honor Roll (2011-15)
  • AP Scholar with Distinction (2014)
  • Cross country rookie of the year
  • Freshman WSS (West Suburban Silver) conference 3,200m champion
  • Fresh/Soph indoor and outdoor 3,200m champion
  • All-Conference cross country (2013, 2014)
  • Glenbard West MVP cross country (2013)
  • Three state cross country appearances
  • One track state appearance  
  • Fifth place team finish Cross country (2014)
  • County 1,600m sophomore champ (2012)
  • Sectional 3,200m champion (2014)
  • 1 senior course school record
  • 5 junior course school records
  • 1 sophomore course school record
  • 5 fastest time at course school records

Personal:

  • Parents: Dean and Kathy '81