Chris Dorton
 Chris Dorton
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Lehi, Utah

High School:
Lehi HS

Height:
5-9

Position:
Distance

Birthdate:
05/09/1989

Experience:
4V


06/30/2014

Spring Academic All-WAC teams feature 53 Wolverines

A total of 169 Utah Valley student-athletes were named academic all-conference during the 2013-14 academic year.

06/30/2014

Spring Academic All-WAC teams feature 53 Wolverines

A total of 169 Utah Valley student-athletes were named academic all-conference during the 2013-14 academic year.

05/17/2014

UVU men take second, women third at WAC Outdoor Championships

Junior Michael McPherson led the way as was named the Male Outstanding Field Performer as well as the High Point Award winner (30 points).

05/16/2014

Men and women in second after day three of WAC Championships

Sophomore Trac Norris led the way for the Wolverines by winning the men's 3000m steeplechase on the day.

05/13/2014

Wolverines set to host WAC Outdoor Track & Field Championships

The 2014 WAC Track Championships will run Wednesday through Saturday at UVU's Hal Wing Track & Field.

At Utah Valley ...
SENIOR ~ (2014): Named to both the winter and spring Academic All-WAC Teams ... (INDOOR) helped his relay squad win the WAC Indoor Championship in the distance medley relay with a time of 10:20.29 ... also named Second Team All-WAC in the 1-mile run as he placed fifth in the race at the WAC Championships with a time of 4:20.49 ... took second in the 800m (2:00.75) at the Snake River Collegiate ... also placed fourth in the mile at the Mountain States Games with a time of 4:18.68 ... posted a personal record in the 3000m run during the campaign with a time of 8:52.90 at the Boise State Challenge ... (OUTDOOR) Named First Team All-WAC after taking third in the 3000m steeplechase at the WAC Outdoor Championships with a time of 9:32.38 ... also tabbed Second Team All-WAC in the 1500m after placing fourth at the conference championships (3:57.79) ... won the 800m run at the UNLV Classic (1:53.55) as well as the 3000m steeplechase at the UVU Collegiate (9:26.51) ... placed fourth in the 800 and 1500 at the Oxy Distance Carnival and Ben Brown Invite with respective times of 1:53.55 and 3:51.15 ... also placed fourth in the steeplechase at the Oxy Invitational with a time of 9:06.70 ... posted PR's in the 800 (1:53.03), 1500 (3:51.15), mile (4:13.37) and steeplechase (9:06.70) during his final season in a UVU uniform.

JUNIOR ~ (2013): (INDOOR) Placed third in the distance medley relay (10:27.54), seventh in the mile (4:25.42) and 12th in the 3000m (9:50.97) at the GWC Indoor Championships ... took fourth in the 800m at the BYU Cougar Indoor Invite with a time of 1:58.06 ... posted a personal best in the 3000m of 9:00.93 at the Bronco Classic ... (OUTDOOR) took second in the steeplechase (9:30.34), second in the 4x400m (3:17.51) and fourth in the 1500m (4:08.47) at the GWC Outdoor Championships ... placed second in the 3000m steeplechase at the UVU Collegiate with a time of 9:28.15 ... ran a personal best of 9:23.33 in the 3000m steeplechase at the BYU Robinson Invite.

SOPHOMORE ~ (2012): (INDOOR) Won the mile (4:21.61) at the Great West Conference Championships ... Placed fourth in the mile (4:17.50) at the Bronco Invitational ... Finished second in the mile (4:25.42) at the Snake River Open ... (OUTDOOR) placed sixth in the 800m (2:03.81) at the UVU/SUU Dual ... Won the 1500m (4:04.92) at the UVU/USU Dual ... Placed third in the 3000m steeplechase (9:44.12) at the UVU Collegiate ... Placed second in the 1500m (3:51.93) at the SDSU Aztec Invitational ... Won the 800m (1:53.59) at the UNLV Track Classic.

REDSHIRT ~ (2011): Was a redshirt in both indoor and outdoor.

FRESHMAN ~ (2008): Competed his freshman season.

Before Utah Valley ...
Place ninth in the state cross country meet as a sophomore, fourth as a junior and third as a senior.

Personal ...
Graduated from Lehi HS in 2007 with a 3.5 GPA...Served an LDS church mission to Anchorage, Alaska...Plans to major in political science...Son of Brent and Cathy Dorton.