Chanel Gardner
Chanel  Gardner

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Westland

High School:
Livonia Church Hill

Event:
Sprints

Major:
Heath Science


05/06/2018

MEN’S TRACK AND FIELD CLAIM 2018 HORIZON LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP

The men’s team placed first with 233 points, the women placed third with 131 points

04/19/2018

OAKLAND SET TO COMPETE AT JESSE OWENS CLASSIC AND VIRGINIA CHALLENGE

The Oakland track and field teams will be sending athletes to both the Jesse Owens Classic and the Virginia Challenge

04/14/2018

TRACK & FIELD CLAIM NUMEROUS FIRST PLACE FINISHES AT 2018 GOLDEN GRIZZLIES INVITE

Zach Stadnika broke his own school record in the decathlon

04/07/2018

BEESON AND CYRIAX BEAR THE COLD TO SET NEW SCHOOL RECORDS

Tyler Beeson and Gabby Cyriax both set new school records at the UDM Duals

02/25/2018

OAKLAND WOMEN'S TRACK AND FIELD TEAM FINISHES RUNNER UP AT HORIZON LEAGUE INDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS

Schneider named Women's Freshman of the Year, Stadnika earns Championship Outstanding Performer honors

04/13/2018

2018 Golden Grizzlies Invite

Golden Grizzlies Invite 4-13-18

02/26/2017

2017 Horizon League Indoor Championships - Day 2

2017 Horizon League Indoor Championships - Day 2 Photos by Jose Juarez

2017 Indoor:
Member of the 4x400 relay team that placed first and set a new school record (3:52.28) at the Horizon League Indoor Championships (Feb. 25-26)
Named Horizon League runner of the week on Feb. 14 after placing first in the 400m (59.41) and fifth in the 200m (26.06) at the Tiffin Invite (Feb. 11)
Recorded a first-place finish in the 200m at the Mastodon Opener (Dec. 3) and the Jack Skoog Invite (Jan. 13)
Member of the distance medley relay team that set a new school record in the event and placed first (11:55.18) at the YSU National Invite (Feb. 3)
Member of the 4x400 relay team that placed first (3:54.35) at the YSU National Invite (Feb. 4)  

2017 Outdoor:
Placed 6th in the 400m (59.21) at the Horizon League Outdoor Championship (May 5-7)
Set a PR in the 400m (57.39) at the Golden Grizzly Invite (April 14-15)
Member of the 4x400m (3:53.49) that placed first at the Golden Grizzly Invite (April14-15)
Set a PR in the 200m (25.60) at the Tennessee Rust Bluster (March 25)

High School
• Four year letterwinner in track and field
• Three time All-State selection in track and field
• Represented team Michigan at the MidWest Meet of Champions in 2016

Top Athletic Performance 
• Broke the 400 meter dash in high school record eight times in one season

Personal:
Full Name: Chanel Gardner
Birthdate: Aug 14, 1998
Parents: Tajuana Weatherly and Bobby Weatherly
Siblings: Chantel Gardner

Top Three Reasons for Choosing Oakland:
1. Amazing field for health science education
2. I heard it was a friendly campus
3. The campus and environment is amazing 

Personal Bests (Indoor)
Event Time/Distance
4x400 Relay 3:52.25* (Horizon League Indoor Track & Field Championships - Feb. 25, 2017)
DMR 11:55.18* (YSU National Invite - Feb. 3, 3017)

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