87 Georgia Tech student-athletes participated in internships this summer
Yellow Jackets gaining real-world experience at a variety of world-class organizations
2016 Cross Country:
Raced in four meets … Recorded a career best in the 8k at the ACC Championships with a time of 24:52.8 … Finished ninth in the head-to-head meet with Kennesaw State with an 8k time of 26:37.58 … Also raced at the Roy Griak Invitational and the Crimson Classic.
Indoor: Earned All-ACC Academic honors for the indoor season … Competed in the 800m, 300m, 4x400 relay and DMR … Earned second-team All-ACC honors with a sixth-place finish in the 800m, recording a personal-best time of 1:49.25 at ACC Indoor Championships … Helped set the school record in the DMR at the Alex Wilson Invitational, recording a time of 9:34.38 with A.Z. Reese, Andres Littig and Jeremy Greenwald … Had a season-best 3000m time in his first career meet (Commodore Invitational) with a time of 8:38.37 and finished 14th. Outdoor: Had eight top-10 finishes across four different events (4x400 relay, 1500m, 4x800 relay, 800m) … Won the 1500m event at the Yellow Jacket Invitational with a time of 3:50.51 … Finished fifth in the 800m with a time of 1:51.96 at the Georgia Tech Invitational … Finished fourth in the 4x800 relay at the Penn Relays with a time of 7:24.05 along with Chris Burnett, Nico Metzler and Andres Littig … Finished 18th in the 800m at the ACC Outdoor Championships with a time of 1:50.62.
Earned four letters in both cross country and track under head coach Scott Gowan at Chiles High School in Tallahassee, Fla. ... Spent two seasons as team captain... Led team to state titles in both cross country and track and field as a senior... Captured individual state title in the 800m and the 1600m... Earned all-state recognition in cross country and All-American honors in the 800m... Won the Golden South Mile (4:08.55)... Earned High Honor Roll, National Honor Society and AP Scholar Distinctions.
Full name is Avery Lee Bartlett... Born Feb. 8, 1997 in Atlanta, Ga. ...Son to Andrew and Elizabeth Bartlett... Has one older sister, Samantha, who is an active student at Georgia Tech... Parents Andrew (Class of 1991) and Elizabeth (Class of 1989) both graduated from Georgia Tech... Grandfather, Woody Bartlett (Class of 1956), and great grandfather George Prescott Bartlett (Class of 1930) also graduated from the Institute... Chose Georgia Tech for its degree quality, prestigious middle distance program and its proximity to Atlanta... Majoring in computational media.