Tom Gilmartin     
      Tom Gilmartin

Knoxville, Tenn.

High School:

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 130



5K: 16:06.45 (2011)
8K: 25:21.32 (2009)
10K: 32:27.94 (2010)

CAREER HONORS: 2011, 2010 SEC Academic Honor Roll...2009 Vega-Watts Award.

2011: Knocked out an 8K career best of 25:21.32 in placing 34th and running fourth for the Big Orange at the SEC Championships...Posted his best team finish as a collegian, filling the No. 2 slot for the Vols and placing 249th overall in 26:31 at the 8K Brooks Paul Short Run...Was UT's third finisher and wound up 34th overall in 26:00.37 at the 8K Crimson Classic on Oct. 15...Also ran third for the Big Orange and placed ninth overall in 26:18.01 at the 8K Tennessee Invitational...Logged a 5K career best at the Belmont-VU Opener, beginning his senior season with a 16:06.45 readout that placed him 22nd overall and fourth among Vols...Was injured during the early going at the NCAA South Regional, but he managed to finish his final collegiate race...Struggled mightily, but persevered to cross the line 155th in 36:54.8 on the 10K trail.

2010: Came in 47th and was team's No. 7 runner in 26:09.32 at the 8K SEC Championships...Placed 66th and ran sixth for UT in a career-best 32:27.94 at the 10K NCAA South Regional...Began junior campaign by scoring in fourth position for UT and placing ninth overall in 25:49.97 at the 8K Commodore Classic...Ran sixth for team at 171st overall in 25:36 at the 8K Brooks Paul Short Run...Fourth for UT and 176th overall (25:51.4) at ISU Pre-Nationals Invitational...Named to the 2011 SEC Academic Honor Roll.

2009: Made appearances in four 8K races as a sophomore...Finished eighth on the team and 62nd overall at the SEC Championships in 27:31.04...Posted his career best of 25:28.82 en route to 64th place overall and seventh on the team at the Panorama Farms Invitational...Named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll...Received the Vega-Watts Volunteer Award at the team banquet.

2008: Did not compete while focusing on academics.

HIGH SCHOOL: Won 2007 TSSAA state crown as a member of Farragut's 4x800 relay unit...Held school record in cross country 5K upon graduation...Won individual title and helped team to Knoxville Interscholastic League championship as a senior...Named a National Merit Finalist his senior year.

PERSONAL: Majoring in biomedical engineering...Born April 7, 1989...Parents are David and Jeanne Gilmartin...Family includes brothers David and Christopher...Recipient of the Dr. Ed N. Duncan Scholarship Endowment.



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