JUNIOR YEAR | 2012-13: Competed in the 3000-meter steeplechase during three outdoor meets...recorded a personal-best time of 9:28.77 to earn a 10th-place finish at the Mt. SAC Relays...earned "Standout" distinction from the team following a seventh-place finish in that event at the Raleigh Relays (then-best time of 9:31.59)...was the runner-up in the 5000-meter relays (career-best 15:22.27, adjusted for altitude) at the Air Force Relays...placed fourth in the 3000-meter run (personal-best 8:41.71a) at the Air Force Twilight Open...competed in the mile and 3000-meter races twice during the indoor season...recorded a career-best mile time of 4:28.25a at the Air Force Invitational...placed 11th in the 3000-meter run at the Nebraska adidas Invitational with a personal-best time of 8:58.03.
SOPHOMORE YEAR | 2011-12: Competed in the 3000-meter steeplechase during three outdoor meets...clocked a career-best time of 9:33.78 to finish ninth in event debut at the Arizona State Invitational...was the runner-up in that event (10:02.39, adjusted for altitude) at the Front Range Classic...also competed in the 2000-meter steeplechase (6:30.66) at the Air Force Relays and in the 1500-meter run (4:13.17a) at the Colorado Invitational...competed in the 3000-meter run during two indoor competitions...clocked a career-best time of 8:59.30a to place ninth at the Air Force Invitational...also participated in the mile at two meets...posted a personal-best time of 4:31.01a at the Air Force Blue-Silver Open...also ran a leg of the two-mile relay team that finished second at that meet in a time of 8:17.93.
FRESHMAN YEAR | 2010-11: Did not compete.
HIGH SCHOOL: McIntosh High School...earned seven letters in cross country and track...two-time MVP...received the honor for cross country and track (running events) as a senior...two-time all-region selection for cross country...named to the all-county cross country team twice...served as captain of both teams during senior year...finished third in the 3200-meter run at the Georgia state track meet with a personal-best time of 9:54 as a senior...also placed within the top 10 as a junior...state qualifier in the 3200-meter run as a senior...two-time all-region and all-county honoree in track...named school winner of Wendy's High School Heisman...honor graduate...served as president of the National Honor Society...also served as vice-president of the Beta Club...member of the National English and Spanish Honor Society...Eagle Scout...also ran for the Southside Pioneers Track Club...finished 10th with a career-best time of 6:42 in the 2000-meter steeplechase at the 2009 AAU National Junior Olympics.
PERSONAL: Full name is Carl William Eifert...nickname is "Sleepy Carl"...son of Ron and Cele Eifert...father is a 1978 Academy graduate...mother is a retired lieutenant colonel...has one brother, Robert...majoring in general engineering...future plans include becoming a pilot...served as Athletic NCO...has also served as Standardization/Evaluation Clerk...named to the Dean's List and Athletic Director's List...hobbies include running, swimming, music and hanging out with family and friends..."designated aroma therapist and spiritual healer for the cross country team"...also enjoys making gift baskets for teammates and face painting before big races...recipient of the renowned AFXC Box from 'Papa' Seth Pelletier...took a powered flight course over the summer...also served as cadre on the course that "tear-gassed the basics" during BCT...member of Cadet Squadron 09.