Began his Razorback career placing third in the 1,000 at the Arkansas Invitational … Ran a personal best of 8:09.51 in the 3,000 to finish fifth at the Razorback Invitational … Scored one point for the Hogs at the SEC Indoor Championships with an eighth-place finish in the 5,000 … Opened up the outdoor season placing 10th in the 5,000 at the Stanford Invitational … Ran a season best of 14:19.41 in the 5,000 at the Bryan Clay Invitational … Runner-up in the 3,000-meter steeplechase at the SEC Relays … Posted a personal best of 9:05.97 in the steeplechase, which placed him seventh at the SEC Outdoor Championships.
Redshirted the outdoor, indoor and cross country seasons … Ran the 5,000 meters at the U.S. Junior Championships, finishing eighth in 15:01.49 … Set a personal best in the 5,000 at the Portland Track Festival, finishing fifth in 14:32.57.
The three-time all-American led Don Bosco Prep to a pair of state titles … Became just the fourth runner in New Jersey state history to win the 3,200 meters as a junior and the 1,600 meters.
Born on March 7, 1997 … Son of Andrea Kardon … Majoring in public relations.