An outstanding distance runner, Jackson Carter is a Nevada State Division-I Champion in the 1600-meter run, and a runner-up in the 800 meters. He was on the state champion track team in Division I in 2012 and 2013. His cross country team won the state championships in three consecutive years. He was a 2013 inductee into the Nevada Cross Country Hall of Fame, and was named MVP of Centennial High School cross country in both 2012 and 2013.
Carter's personal record in the 800-meter race is in one minute, 54.62 seconds. His other personal bests include a 1600m in 4:20.72 and a 3200m in 9:55.22. His cross-country records are a 5k in 16:01 and a 3-mile mark of 15:22.
"Jackson has tremendous range as a state placer in Nevada in the 800 meters, 1600 meters, 3200 meters and cross country," explained distance coach Art Siemers. "He will bring a winning attitude to CSU as a member of a state championship cross country team and a member of a nationally ranked 3200-meter relay."
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