Caleb Aikens
Caleb Aikens
Height: 6'3"
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Crossville, Tenn.
High School: Cookeville
Major: Art, Computer Science

Honors:

  • USA South Rookie Runner of the Year (2017)
  • USA South All-Conference honorable mention (2017)
  • USA South Runner of the Week (Sept. 4, 2017)
  • USA South Rookie Runner of the Week (Sept. 4, 2017; Oct. 9, 2017)

2017-18 (Freshman): Ran in seven meets during the fall cross country season… Was named the USA South Rookie Runner of the Year… Was a USA South All-Conference honorable mention… Was named the USA Runner of the Week (Sept. 4, 2017)… Was named the USA South Rookie Runner of the Week twice (Sept. 4, 2017, Oct. 9, 2017)… Placed third on the team or higher in all seven meets, recording the fastest time on the team six times… Placed second at the Maryville Invitational out of 61 runners (Sept. 30)… Set his 8k personal best at the NCAA Regional meet (Nov. 11) with a time of 25:56:7... Placed seventh out of 79 runners in his collegiate debut at the Georgia Division III Invitational with a 27:38.1 8k time

High School: Attended Cookeville High School

Personal: Parents are Andy and Hope Aikens... Has a brother, Noah, and two sisters, Isabelle and Annalise... Favorite Bible verse is Ephesians 1:7... Planning to double major in art and computer science

Aikens' Personal Records:

Cross Country:
8K: 25:56.6 (NCAA Division III South/Southeast Regional, Nov. 11, 2017)

High School:
5K: 16:18
1600m (track): 4:33
3200m (track): 9:50