Nathan Elder
Nathan Elder
Year: Senior
Hometown: Quincy, IL
High School: Quincy Senior
Position: Sprints

2011-12 Track & Field Accomplishments: 5th place Indoor Heps 2011 and 2012, 500m. 2nd place Indoor Heps 2011, 4x400. Heps Indoor Champion, 4x400. Brown School Indoor Record Holder, 4x400. 4th place all-time Brown University Indoor, 500m.

2010-11 Outdoor Track & Field: Nathan continued to bring his success during the indoor season into the 2010 outdoor season ... Set personal records in both the 400m and 800m (49.29 and 1:54.7) ... He brought consistency to the long sprint events and was an integral part of the 4x400 throughout the season.

2009-10 Indoor Track & Field: Nathan steadily improved throughout the 2009-2010 indoor season, peaking with his performances at the Ivy League Championship and IC4A meets. He made finals in the 500m at Heps and split into the mid 48s as the 400m leg of the Distance Medley Relay that finished 5th at IC4A's with the fourth fastest time in Brown school history (9:47.81).

Personal Records:
800m: 1:52.73
500m: 63.76
400m: 49.29

Before Brown: During his senior year in outdoor track he placed third at Western Big Six Conference meet with a 50.82 in the 400m Dash. He also placed 7th in the 800m Run at the Illinois Class AAA State Meet with a time of 1:55.43

Awards & Honors:
2008 Cross Country Team MVP
2008 Team Scholar Athlete
2009 Track and Field Team Co-MVP
2009 Track and Field Scholar Athlete
US Army National Scholar Athlete
2008 Illinois Class AA State Qualifier- 4x400m Relay
2009 Illinois Class AAA State Qualifier-4x800m Relay, 800m Run
2009 Illinois Class AAA State- 7th Place 800m Run


Personal: Nathan is the son of Tracie Gallaher ... Has three siblings; David, Ricky, and Zoe... Concentrating in History