OU Track and Field BIO
Zach Gentry
Player Profile:
Zach Gentry 2347445
Position: Distance
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Charlottesville, Va.
High School: Albermarie HS
Experience: SQ

OU Indoor Collegiate Bests
1,000-Meter Run: 2:37.23, 2017
Mile: 4:22.82, 2017
3,000-Meter Run: 8:47.17, 2017

OU Outdoor Collegiate Bests
5,000-Meter Run: 15:21.04, 2016
1,500-Meter Run: 4:00.90, 2016
3,000-Meter Run: 8:34.53, 2017
3,000-Meter Steeplechase: 9:32.05, 2017

2017
(Outdoor)
Finished 14th in the 3,000-meter steeplechase at the Big 12 Championship with a personal best time of 9:32.05... Finished fifth in the 3,000-meter steeplechase at the John Jacobs Invitational with a time of 9:36.14... Finished second in the 3,000-meter run at the Rafer Johnson/Jackie Joyner-Kersee Invitational with a personal best time of 8:34.53. (Indoor) Finished second in the 3,000-meter run at the J.D. Martin Invitational with a time of 8:47.17... Finished seventh in the mile run at the J.D. Martin Invitational with a time of 4:22.82... Finished fifth in the 1,000-meter run at the Sooner Opener with a time of 2:37.23.

2016
(Outdoor)
Placed third in the 3,000-meter run at the John Jacobs Invitational with a time of 8:42.30... Finished 10th in the 1,500-meter run at the Battle on the Bayou with a time of 4:00.90... Finished 10th in the 5,000-meter run at the Bobby Lane Invitational with a time of 15:21.04.

High School:
Named a United States Marine Corps Distinguished Athlete… Two-time Virginia All-State selection in the 3,200… Also was an All-State selection for cross country… Ran on state champion 3,200-meter relay… Named captain of the track and cross country teams… Academic all-district honoree in Charlottesville, Va.

Personal:
Son of Ron and Luci Gentry… Has two older sisters, Natalie and Hannah… Brother-in-law's father, Bill Liddell, was a hurdler at Oklahoma.

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