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     Gunnar Sterne
    Gunnar Sterne

    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    West Chicago, Ill.

    High School:
    West Chicago

    Position:
    Mid-Distance


    04/12/2014

    Track & Field Completes Action at Chicagoland Championships

    Men's 4x800 takes first-place

    04/05/2014

    Track & Field Concludes Action at Marquette Duals, U of C Invite

    Flames took home five first-place finishes

    03/22/2014

    Track & Field Wrap-Up Competition at Butler Invitational

    Hunter dominates events for the men

    03/01/2014

    Track & Field Concludes Day One at HL Indoor Championships

    Men currently hold 2nd-place; women in 3rd

    02/21/2014

    Track & Field Concludes Action at GVSU Tune-Up

    Martin Hunter finishes third as an individual in the 200-meter dash

    2013 XC- Took home 16th-place at the College of DuPage Invitational earning a time of 26:29.9...Finished the 8K trail at the Illinois Intercollegiate Championships with a time of 26:06.60, placing 37 of 73.

    2013 Outdoor: Competed in the 800-meter run and 1,500-meter run ... Crossed the finishing line in 1:53.27 in the 800-meter at the Benedictine Twilight (4/26/13) ... Ran the 1,500-meter in 4:00.46 at the Huskie Open (4/20/13). 2013 Indoor: Ran the 800-meter in 1:53.54 at the Horizon League Championship (2/23/13), the sixth-best mark among Horizon League competitors during the indoor season.

    Outdoor 2012: Ran a career-best time of 4:05.48 in the 1,500 at the Eagle Invite ... placed fifth at the Marquette Invite in the 800 with a result of 1:57.07 ... notched a career-best time of 1:54.81 in the 800 at the Horizon League Championships.

    Indoor 2012: Placed eighth in his first collegiate race at the Carthage Tadd Metzger Invite in the one mile with a time of 4:32.97 ... ran a personal-best time of 4:26.86 in the star-studded Meyo Mile race at Notre Dame ... placed fifth at the Chicagoland Championships in the 800 with a time of 1:56.52 ... ran an indoor-best time of 1:56.15 in the 800 at the Horizon League Championships.

    PREP AND PERSONAL: Four-time letterwinner in track, cross country and hockey at West Chicago (Ill.) ... two-time Conference Champion and one-time Regional Champion ... team captain in his senior year ... two-time MVP in cross country and one-time in track ... two-time all-conference honoree in cross country and track ... biggest athletic thrill to date is qualifying for cross country state in his junior year in high school ... born April 4, 1993, in Winfield, Ill. ... son of Julie and Shawn Sterne ... has two siblings, Shannon and Jaime ... currently enrolled as a Teaching of History major.

    Career-Best Outdoor
    800 meters: 1:54.81 (5/4/12)
    1,500 meters: 4:05.48 (4/14/12)

    Career-Best Indoor
    800 meters: 1:56.15 (2/25/12)
    One Mile: 4:26.86 (2/3/12)