Christopher Shelp
Christopher Shelp
Height: 5-6
Year: So.
Hometown: Dawsonville, Ga.
Previous School: Dawson County HS

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2019: Picked up a top-10 finish at the Garden City Dual meet. ... Helped Augusta win it's fourth PBC Title with a top-20 time of 26:39.92 ... Assisted the Jags to a second place finish at the Southeast Regional ... Helped the Jags secure ninth place at the NCAA Championship meet and a No. 9 national ranking.

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2018: Logged action in four events in his rookie campaign … Best finish was 50th at the Jaguar XC Invitational … Lowest 8K time was 26:57.4 at the Bobcat Invitational … Helped Augusta earn a No. 25 national ranking and reach the NCAA National Championships for the third time ever.

HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Dawson County High School in Dawsonville, Ga. … Graduated in 2018 … Honor student … Lettered in cross country and track and field all four years … Was eighth place in the 2018 3AAA 1600 … 2017 Footlocker All-South … His team was fourth place in the 2016 3AAA and second place in the 2017 3AAA under Coach Charles Buesse … Ran for the Lanier Running Club in Gainesville, Ga. … Club team was 2017 All-American team under Coach DeCosta.

PERSONAL: Born in Atlanta, Ga. on Nov. 16, 1999 … Son of Kathy Shelp and brother to Adam, Nathan, and Rachael Shelp … Plans to study kinesiology.