Garrett Newman
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    Garrett Newman

    Class:
    Sophomore

    Hometown:
    Oregon, Ill.

    High School:
    Oregon

    Height:
    6-1

    Event:
    400m

    FRESHMAN YEAR | 2013-14: Competed in three events during the indoor season...ran the 400-meter dash four times...posted a career-best time of 52.01 at the Air Force Team Challenge...competed in the 200-meter dash at three meets...clocked a personal-best time of 23.55 at the Air Force Collegiate Open...also ran the 500-meter dash at the Air Force Holiday Open, recording a time of 1:07.70...did not compete during the outdoor season.

    HIGH SCHOOL: Oregon High School...ran on the 4x400-meter relay team that won the 2013 Illinois state championship meet...also competed on the 4x800-meter relay team that finished fourth at that meet...named Illinois State Scholar...also selected as IHSA Scholar-Athlete.

    PERSONAL: Son of Jerry and Angie Newman...father served in the Army National Guard (Lieutenant Colonel)...has two younger brothers, Nick and Andrew...also has one younger sister, Abby...majoring in physics...future plans include becoming a pilot or engineer...hobbies include reading and watching movies...favorite TV show is The Big Bang Theory...completed the Space program and Expeditionary Survival and Evasion Training (ESET) over the summer...member of Cadet Squadron 22.

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