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Austin Cookson
  Austin Cookson

Hometown:
St. Louis, Mo.

High School:
St. Louis University HS

Height:
5-11

Birthdate:
10/07/1990

Experience:
SQ


04/11/2013

Conference USA Announces Commissioner's Honor Roll

Hurricane has 198 student-athletes honored

11/20/2011

TU Men, Whiting Head To NCAA Championships

Men will run at 11:08 a.m., women to compete at 11:58 a.m.

11/10/2011

NCAA Midwest Regional Await Golden Hurricane

Men will run at noon, women will run at 1:15 p.m. in DeKalb, Ill.

10/28/2011

Men, Women Look to Defend C-USA Crowns in Houston

Men's 8K to begin at 9 a.m., women's 6K to begin at 10 a.m.

10/14/2011

Tulsa XC Travels to Terre Haute for NCAA Pre-Nationals

Golden Hurricane travel to site of 2011 NCAA Championships for tune-up event

PERSONAL BESTS
Cross Country: 4 mile: 20:29 (Sept. 17, 2011), 8K: 27:01.56 (Sept. 30, 2011)

SOPHOMORE (2011): Ran in his first three meets for Tulsa . . . finished 13th in his first collegiate race at the Hurricane Festival (21:13) . . . posted a career-best four mile of 20:29 at the Houston Duel to finish 15th . . . placed 188th at the OSU Jamboree with an 8K mark of 27:01.56.

REDSHIRT FRESHMAN (2010): Did not compete for the Golden Hurricane.

FRESHMAN (2009): Used his redshirt season.

HIGH SCHOOL: A three-year letterwinner in cross country and track at St. Louis University High School . . . named first-team all-state in cross country by the St. Louis Track Club . . . also an all-state track selection . . . set personal-best times of 15:39 in the 5K (cross country), 9:20 in the 3,200 meters, 4:16 in the 1,600 meters and 1:56 in the 800 meters.

PERSONAL: Majoring in mechanical engineering . . . enjoys playing the guitar . . . favorite movie is "Heavyweights" . . . son of Noel Cookson and Jane Fitzgerald . . . his younger brother, Emmett, also runs at Tulsa . . . born October 7, 1990.