Neil Gourley
    • Class
    • High School/Other
    • Hometown
    • Junior
    • Giffnock North
    • Glasgow, Scotland

    Updated: December 2, 2015

    2015 Cross Country: Finished 157th at the NCAA Championships with a time of 31:30.6 … Came in 63rd at the NCAA Southeast Regional meet with a time of 31:15.1 … Claimed 30th at the ACC Championships with a time of 24:33.8 … Was 35th at the NCAA Pre-National meet with a time of 23:47.9 … Finished 19th at the Princeton Inter-Regional Invitational with a time of 24:24.4 … Ran unattached at the VT Alumni Invite and came in 19th overall with a time of 25:11.18.

    2015 Outdoor: All-ACC Academic Team member ... First team All-ACC member after finishing second in the 1500-meter event at ACC Championships ... Won the 1500-meter race at the England Athletics Under-23 Championshps ... Earned a bronze medal while representing Great Britain in the 1500-meter distance at the European Athletics Under-23 Championships ... Posted a personal best 800-meter run time of 1:50.15 at the Twilight Qualifier ... Set a new personal record and a 2015 team best 1,500-meter run time of 3:41.14 at the Portland Track Festival ... Competed in the 5,000-meter run at the Virginia Challenge ... Participated in the winning 4x800-meter relay at the Tennessee Relays ... Attended the NCAA East Regional to compete in the 1,500-meter run.

    2015 Indoor: Earned second team All-America honors as apart of the distance medley relay team at the 2015 NCAA DI Indoor Track & Field Championships... Named first team All-ACC after posting a third-place finish in the mile with a time of 4:03.25... Set personal bests in the 1000, mile and 3000m.

    2014 Cross Country: Competed in five meets for the Hokies... Finished in 42nd place at the ACC Championships with a personal best 8k time of 24:28.2... Finished in 43rd at the NCAA Southeast Regional with a personal best 10k time of 31:14.5.

    2014 Outdoor: Posted a 15th place finish at the ACC Championships with a time of 9:19.70... Ran a personal best of 9:19.10 in the 3000-meter steeplechase at the Colonial Relays.

    2014 Indoor: Redshirted.

    2013 Cross Country: Competed in four meets for the Hokies... Finished in fifth place at the Mountaineer Open... Placed sixth at the Hokie Open... Posted a top 15 finish at the VT Alumni Invitational.

    High School: Claimed the 2013 Scottish National U18/U20 1,500 meter title… In 2012, won the 800 meters at the Celtic Games U16/U18 International meet… Set a PR of 1:52.77 in the 800 meters at the Scottish Schools Championships, while also finishing second in the 1,500 meters at the same meet… Set a PR of 3:50.40 in the 1,500 meters at the BMC Gold Standard Races.

    Personal: Born on Feb. 7, 1995 to parents Ronnie and Wilma Gourley in Glasgow, Scotland... Has one brother, Rob... Also played rugby and soccer... Major is mechanical engineering.

    Gourley's Collegiate XC Bests

    8k: 23:47.9, NCAA Pre-National meet, 2015

    10k: 31:13.90, NCAA Regional, 2014

    Indoor Outdoor
    1000m: 2:27.57 800m: 1:50.15
    Mile: 4:03.25 1500m: 3:41.14
    3000m: 8:16.30 5000m: 14:23.81
    3000m SC: 9:19.10
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