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Justen Garth
Justen Garth

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Chicago, Ill.

High School:
Stephen Mather

Event:
Sprints/Jumps


05/17/2013

UIC Student-Athletes Go Through Commencement Services

50 student-athletes receive bachelor's degree in spring, summer sessions

04/25/2013

Track & Field Heads to Prestigious Drake Relays, Benedictine Twilight

UIC will be prepping for next weekend's Horizon League Championship

04/20/2013

Track & Field Wraps up Competition at Saturday's Huskie Open

Men's team cruises to eight first-place finishes

04/20/2013

Track & Field Wraps up Competition at Saturday's Huskie Open

Men's team cruises to eight first-place finishes

04/04/2013

Track & Field Heads to Chicagoland Championships

UIC will look to build on last weekend's strong effort

2013 Outdoor: Ran the 100-meter dash in 11.03 seconds at the Benedictine Twilight (4/26/13), the 12th-best time in the Horizon League during the outdoor season ... Crossed the finishing line in 22.70 seconds in the 200-meter dash ... For his performance at the meet, was named the Horizon League Male Runner of the Week.

2013 Indoor: Competed in the sprinting events ... Ran the 60-meter dash in 6.93 seconds at the Lewis Open (1/11/13), the eighth-best time in the Horizon League during the indoor season ... Finished the 200-meter dash in 22.44 seconds at the Chicagoland Championships (2/8/13).

Outdoor 2012: Recorded a career-best time of 11.11 in the 100 prelims at the Chicagoland Championships and placed third in finals with a 11.31 ... ran opening leg of the second-place 4x100 relay squad at the Eagle Invite with a time of 42.55 ... placed second at the Marquette Invite in the 100 (11.17).

Indoor 2012: Opened the season with a victory in the 55-meter dash at the Dick Pond Open with a time of 6.55 ... won the 55 title at the Carthage Tadd Metzger Invite with a time of 6.52 ... placed second at the Chicagoland Championships in the 60 with a time of 6.97 and took fifth in the 200 with a indoor-best time of 23.00 ... notched third place in 60 at the Horizon League Championships with a personal-best time of 6.94.

Outdoor 2011: Placed fifth in the 100 meter dash at the DePaul Invitational (4/16/11) ... took 10th in the 100 meter dash at the Horizon League Outdoor Championships (5/06/11-5/07/11).

Indoor 2011: Placed first in the 55 meter dash at the University of Chicago Duals (1/29/11) ... finished first in the 55 meter dash at the Dick Pond Open (1/14/11) with a best time of 6.53 seconds ... came in third in the 60 meter dash at the North Central Invitational (1/21/11) with a best time of 7.05 ... took seventh in the 60 meter dash at the Horizon League Indoor Championships (5/06/11-5/07/11).

PREP AND PERSONAL: Four-time letterwinner in track and cross country at Stephen Mather (Ill.) ... member of the CPS Cross Country Championship team in 2008 and 2009 ... named team captain in MVP in track in his senior year ... four-times all-city honoree in track ... born September 26, 1991, in Chicago, Ill. ... son of Imelda and Walter Garth ... has three siblings, Jan, Jori and Jamey ... currently enrolled as a communication major.

Career-Best Outdoor Times
100-Meter Dash: :11.11 (4/7/12)
200-Meter Dash
: :24.48 (4/1/11)

Career-Best Indoor Times
55-Meter Dash: :6.52 (1/27/12)
60-Meter Dash: :6.94 (2/25/12)
200-Meter Dash: :23.00 (2/11/12)

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