Chris Shaffer
Chris  Shaffer

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Satellite Beach, FL

High School:
Satellite

Event(s):
Middle Distance

Major:
Systems Engineering


03/01/2017

Track's DiBiasio and Shaffer Named to A-10 Academic All-Conference Teams

Duo honored for outstanding execution in both competition and classroom

02/24/2017

GW Student-Athletes Achieve Excellence in Academics

27 Achieve 4.0 GPA; Dean's List and A-10 Honor Roll Student-Athletes Honored

05/25/2016

GW Men's Track's Shaffer Named to A-10 Academic All-Conference Team

Sophomore Systems Engineering Major Boasts 3.95 GPA

04/22/2016

Seven GW Student-Athletes Honored Among University’s Top Scholars

Lana Robins Recognized as Distinguished Scholar

02/24/2016

GW Athletics Honors Exemplary Commitment to Academics in Dean’s List Ceremony

Professor Richard Zamoff of the Sociology Department is Student-Athletes’ Choice for Professor of the Year

Personal Records

Event Time Date Meet
XC 8K 26:21.40 10/15/16 Princeton Invitational
XC 5K 16:42.90 9/2/16 Mount St. Mary's Duals
Indoor 800m 1:57.66 1/21/17 Terrapin Invitational
Indoor 1 Mile 4:19.94 1/30/16 Wesley A. Brown Invitational
Indoor 1000m 2:33.42 2/6/16 Armory Track Invitational
Outdoor 800m 1:55.17 (GW Record) 3/25/17 Navy Invitational
Outdoor 1500m 3:49.18 (GW Record) 4/8/17 Mason Spring Invitational


2016-17
Cross Country
9/2 - Mount St. Mary's Duals (5K): 16:42.90, 43rd place
10/15 - Princeton Invitational (8K): 26:21.40, 151st place
11/11 - NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regional (10K): 33:32, 117th place

Indoor Track - Full Statistics
Top Performances
Coach I Open - 1 Mile - 4:21.42
Terrapin Invitational - 800m - 1:57.36

Outdoor Track - Full Statistics
Top Performances
Navy Invitational - 800m - 1:55.17 (GW Record)
Mason Spring Invitational - 1500m - 3:49.18 (GW Record)

2015-16
Cross Country
9/4 - Mount St. Mary's Duals (5K): 17:57.40, 50th place
9/26 - DCXC/GW Invitational (5K): 16:58, 20th place
10/31 - Atlantic 10 Championship (8K): 27:06.50, 106th place

Indoor Track - Full Statistics
Top Performances
Wesley A. Brown Invitational - 1 Mile - 4:19.94

Outdoor Track - Full Statistics
Top Performances
Johns Hopkins/Loyola Invitational - 800m - 1:57.45 (GW Record)
Maryland Invitational - 1500m - 3:59.51

2014-15
Indoor Track - Full Statistics
Top Performances
Navy Invitational - 800m Run - 2:02.27
Maryland Invitational - 1 Mile - 4:35.84

Outdoor Track - Full Statistics
Top Performances
VertKlasse Meeting - 1500m Run - 4:06.84
VertKlasse Meeting - 800m Run - 2:02.73

High School/Club: Recipient of Athlete of the Year Award at Satellite High School as a senior ... All-Cape Coast Conference selection for track and field as a junior and season ... two-year team captain of both the cross country (2012, 2013) and track teams (2013, 2014) ... district champion in the 1600m and 800m as a senior and Florida state runner-up in the 1600m ... PRs of 4:22 in 1600m, 1:58 in 800m ... also played soccer, serving as team captain and winning team Most Valuable Player award as a senior.

Personal: Born Christopher Wade Shaffer on 1/2/96 in Chapel Hill, NC ... son of Jeanne Diehl-Shaffer and Lawrence Shaffer ... has two brothers, Adam and Ryan ... intended major is Engineering.

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