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Zade Kurdieh
Zade  Kurdieh

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Chicago, Ill.

High School:
Mather

Event:
Distance


01/31/2016

Christian Saporiti Breaks Record in the Shot Put

The men and women’s teams each grabbed second place finishes

01/31/2016

Christian Saporiti Breaks Record in the Shot Put

The men and women’s teams each grabbed second place finishes

01/15/2016

All-Time Best 76 Flames Named to 2015 HL Fall Honor Roll

Men’s cross country/ track & field led UIC with 11 honorees

01/15/2016

All-Time Best 76 Flames Named to 2015 HL Fall Honor Roll

Men’s cross country/ track & field led UIC with 11 honorees

01/15/2016

All-Time Best 76 Flames Named to 2015 HL Fall Honor Roll

Men's cross country/ track & field led UIC with 11 honorees

09/30/2015

Zade Kurdieh

Career Photo Gallery

Career-Best XC Times
6,000-meter race: 20:07.3 (9/5/15)
8,000-meter race: 25:58.5 (10/16/15)
10,000-meter race: 33:14.3 (11/13/15)

Career-Best Indoor
Mile: 4:36.49 (2/20/15)
3000m: 9:03.32 (2/28/15)
5000m: 15:40.62 (2/28/15)

Career-Best Outdoor
1500m: 4:17.02 (4/2/15)
3000m: 9:09.22 (3/21/15)
5000m: 15:26.80 (4/18/15)

Kurdieh Records

2015 XC: Placed sixth at the UIC Home Opener (9/5), completing the 6K race with a time of 20:07.3… Placed 50th overall at the Illinois State Invitational (9/11), crossing the finish line at the 26:14.9 mark in the 8K race… Took home 10th place at the College of DuPage Invitational (9/25) in the 8K race with a time of 26:12.30… Completed the five-mile run at the Notre Dame Invitational (10/2) at the 26:08.9 mark… Competed in the 8K race at the Bradley Classic (10/16) with a final time of 25:58.5… Placed 38th overall at the Horizon League Championships (10/31), finishing the 8K race with a time of 26:30.2… Completed the 10K race at the NCAA Midwest Regional at the 33:14.3 mark.

2015 Outdoor:
Recorded a career best mark in the 1500m run at the Big Blue Classic finishing with a time of 4:17.02 ... Finished the 5000m in a career best time of 15:26.80 at the Illinois Twilight.

2015 Indoor: Competed in the one-mile run at the Panter Tuneup crossing finish line in a career best time of 4:36.39 ... Recorded a time of 9:03.32 in the 3000m run at the Horizon League Championships.

PREP AND PERSONAL: Two-time letterwinner in track and two-time letterwinner in cross country at Mather High School in Chicago... placed third at the Chicago Public Schools City Cross Country Meet his senior season ... member of the state qualifying cross country team in 2012 and helped his team place second at the Chicago Public School City Cross Country Meet in 2013 ... earned most improved runner his junior season and was his high school team's MVP his senior year ... set the fourth fastest three-mile time in school history with a time of 15:18 ... son of Tom Kurdieh and Fatina Qaisi ... has one younger brother, Omar ... major currently undeclared.

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