2012-13 Men's Cross Country
Alexander Schilling
Alexander Schilling
Alexander Schilling

HT.5-10
YR.Sr.
HOMETOWNDresden, Germany
PREVIOUS SCHOOLSportsgymnasium Dresden/Queens University of Charlotte

As a Senior (2012)
Ran in six out of seven races this season … placed sixth at the FGCU Invitational with a time of 26:54.5 (Aug. 31) … finished 33rd with a time of 26:19.1 at the Mt. Dew Florida Invitational (Sept. 15) … recorded at time of 26:02.36, good for 67th place at the Greater Louisville Classic (Sept. 29) … placed ninth at the Walt Disney World Classic (Oct. 6) with a time of 26:27.64 … set a personal-best time of 25:58.1 while finishing 20th at the 2012 Atlantic Sun Conference Championships (Oct. 27) … placed 69th at the NCAA South Regional with a personal-best in the 10K at 32:37.2 which currently ranks second best in program history at FGCU.

As A Junior (2011)
Made his FGCU debut at the UCF Invitational (Oct. 14), setting a new personal-best time of 27:44.3 while placing 30th in the field of 92 runners.

Queens University of Charlotte (2009-10)
Conference Carolinas Freshman of the Year... took second place in the 5,000m at the Conference Carolinas Track and Field Championships ... named to the Conference Carolinas Cross Country All-Conference second team after finishing sixth in the Conference Carolinas Championship ... named to Southeast All-Region team ... P.B. 10,000m 31:14.

High School
A 2008 graduate of Sportsgymnasium Dresden … coached by Cornelia König … German junior triathlon champion, duathlon champion, elite duathlon champion and U23 duathlon champion.

Personal
Born November 9, 1988 … finance major … son of Uwe Schilling and Barbara Ringelband-Schilling.