Matthew Tueller
Matthew Tueller
Height: 5'6"
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Auburn, Calif.
High School: Placer
Major: Biology


  • USA South All-Conference first team (2017)
  • USA South All-Sportsmanship (2017)
  • USA South All-Conference second team (2016)
  • USA South All-Academic (2016-17)

2017-18 (Junior): Ran in seven meets during the fall cross country season… Was named to the USA South All-Conference first team… Was Covenant’s representative on the USA South All-Sportsmanship team… Placed seventh in the USA South Championships with an 8k time of 27:22… Recorded his personal best in the 8k at the NCAA Regional meet with a time of 26:05.7… Placed in the top three on the team in all seven meets…

2016-17 (Sophomore): In the fall cross country season he competed in six races in his first season on the cross country team, contributing points in each one... Season-best 8k time was 28:38.0 in NCAA Regionals (Nov. 12)... Earned second team All-USA South honors after finishing 10th overall, team second, in the USA South Championship 8k (Oct. 29) with a time of 29:35.0, contributing to a second-place team finish... In the indoor season, ran the 3000 meter in 9:50.24 and placed fifth overall at the Tiger Indoor Invitational (Feb. 11)... In the outdoor season, set a program record in the 3000 meter steeplechase at 10:34.42 at the Berry Field Day Invitational (April 7-8)... Placed second in the 3000 meter steeplechase at the Atlantic Independent Championships at 10:38.87... Set a personal best in the 5000 meter run at 16:47.84 at the Victor Icebreaker Duals (March 4)... Named to USA South All-Academic team

High School: Attended Auburn High School

Personal: Parents are Craig and Sherrie Tueller... Has two sisters, Michelle and Christine... Favorite Bible verse is Galatians 2:20... Majoring in biology.... Aspires to become a medical missionary

Tueller's Personal Records:

Cross Country:
5K: 18:44.5 (UTC PowerAde Invitational, Sep 9, 2016)
8K: 26:05.7 (NCAA Division III South/Southeast Regional, Nov. 11, 2017)

Outdoor Track:
1500m: 4:29.94 (Berry Field Day Invitational, April 7-8, 2017)
5000m: 16:47.84 (Victor Icebreaker Duals, March 4, 2017) 
3000m Steeplechase: 10:34.42 (Berry Field Day Invitational, April 7-8, 2017)
DMR: 11:34.08 - Carrenard, Seay, Vaughn (Emory Invitational, March 17-18, 2017) 

Indoor Track:
3000m: 9:50.24 (Tiger Indoor Invitational, Feb. 11, 2017)