Track & Field



 Garrett Zans
Garrett Zans

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Rock Springs, Wyo.

High School:
Rock Springs HS

Height:
6-0

Event:
Middle Distance

Experience:
3L


04/18/2014

Finley and Distance Crew Shine for UW Track in California

Several Top-10 Marks Notched by Cowboys and Cowgirls

04/09/2014

Three Meets On Tap This Weekend for UW Track and Field

Cowboys and Cowgirls Head to Utah and California

04/03/2014

Cowboys and Cowgirls Continue Outdoor Season in Colorado

Wyoming Heads to Northern Colorado's Tom Benich Invite

03/29/2014

Wyoming Starts Outdoor Season with Solid Marks in Fort Collins

Sophomore Kereston Thomas Wins the 100 and 200 Meters

03/13/2014

Finley Set to Represent Wyoming at NCAA Indoor Championships

Senior Thrower Seeks 10th All-America Honor

05/17/2011

2011 MWC Outdoor Championships

Photos from the 2011 Mountain West Conference Track and Field Championships

2012-13: During the indoor season, competed at the MW Championships in the 3,000 meters (3rd, 8:21) and the 5,000 meters (11th, 14:57), achieving All-MW honors for the 3,000-meter...earned a personal-best mile run of 4:11.98 for second place at the AF Invite, also helping the distance medley to first place in 10:41...achieved a personal-best 3,000 meters with a time of 8:17.14 at the Husky Classic, UW's fifth-best all-time mark for the event...at the Holiday Inn Invite, ran the 3,000 meters in 8:27 for second place...redshirted the outdoor season...named Academic All-MW and a MW Scholar-Athlete.

2011-12: During the indoor season, had his fastest time in the 5,000 meters at 14:52.42 at the Husky Classic for No. 9 on UW's indoor charts for the event ... competed at the MW Championships in the 3,000 meters where he placed 14th in conference in 8:37 ... his outdoor season was highlighted by a second-place finish in the 1,500 meters at the Snowball Meet ... competed in the 3,000-meter steeple at the MW Championships where he finished second.

2010-11: A key cog in the Cowboy distance crew ... during the indoor season, recorded two all-time best marks and finished in the top 10 in three out of the five races in which he ran ... added three personal records during the outdoor season, all good for top 10 finishes ... competed in two races at the MW Outdoor Championships and both were personal bests and top 10 finishes ... chosen as the Cowboys' Newcomer of the Year by the coaching staff.

Before Wyoming: Won two titles at the 2010 Wyoming indoor championships in the 1,600 and 3,200 meters ... also competed in the nationally renowned Simplot Games, where he finished third overall and was the top Wyoming finalist in the 3,200 meters.

Personal: Born Dec. 5 in Rock Springs, Wyo., to parents David and Janet Zans ... sister, Nicole, was a diver for UW from 2007-2009 ... majoring in electrical engineering.

Personal Bests:
Indoor:
Mile - 4:11.98 (2013)
3,000 Meters - 8:17.14 (2013)(No. 5 UW All-Time Mark)
5,000 Meters - 14:52.42 (2011)

Outdoor:
1,500 Meters - 3:51.20 (2011)
3,000-Meter Steeplechase - 8:56.31 (2011)(No. 7 UW All-Time Mark)
5,000 Meters - 14:19.43 (2011)(No. 9 UW All-Time Mark)

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