Cody Van Natter
Cody Van Natter
Height: 5-10
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Spring Hill, FL
Major: Human Movement & Performance
Gamer: Nature Coast Technical HS

AS A SOPHOMORE (2014-15): Cross Country - ran in seven of FSC's nine meets ... top finish was 28th at Valdosta State XC Challenge (10/25) as he ran a career best 8K time of 26:52.70 ... placed 29th at SSC Championships (11/8) as he ran the Dover course in a time of 27:57.90 ... posted a career best 10K time of 35:04.36 at the NCAA Division II South Regionals as he finished in 61st place ... came in 216th place at the NCAA Division II National Championships as he ran the rain-shortened course (9,650 meters) in a time of 36:15.50 ... Track - ran in five of six meets for the Mocs ... had four Top 20 and a Top 10 finish on the season ... posted a season best ninth place finish in the 3,000 meter run at the Embry-Riddle Last Chance Meet (2/20) as he ran a time of 9:06.48 ... placed 11th in the 5,000 meter run at the Embry-Riddle Spikes Classic (4/3) with a season best time of 15:48.76 and was 15th in the 5,000 meter run at the Bulls Invitational (3/20) as he ran a time of 15:57.51 ... ran a time of 9:20.39 in the 3,000 meters to finish 20th at the USF Invitational (3/12) and was 19th in the 5,000 meters at the UT Ryan McCall Invitational (4/12) with a time of 16:22.59 ... ran the third leg of FSC's sixth-place 4-x-800 meter relay team at the Embry-Riddle Spikes Classic (4/3) ... the relay team posted the third fastest time in school history at 8:27.06. 

AS A FRESHMAN (2013-14): Cross Country - ran in six of FSC's eight meets ... top finish was 36th at the Jim Ryun Invitational (8K - 30:25.60, 9/20) ... ran season-best 8K time of 27:33.99 at the Florida State Invitational (10/11), where he finished 78th overall ... finished 42nd at 2014 SSC Championships (10/26) as he ran an 8K time of 28:44.00 ... opened his collegiate career by running a 5K time of 16:03.79 at the USF Bulls Invitational (9/6) ... Track - ran in five meets ... had three Top 20 finishes, including a season-best 13th place showing in the 3,000 meter run (9:18.53) at the Embry-Riddle Last Chance Meet (2/22) ... also finished 15th in the 1,500 meter run (4:19.59) at the UT Ryan McCall Invitational (4/12) and was 16th in the 5,000 meter run (15:56.98) at the UNF Spring Break Invitational (3/28).

Career Best XC Times: 5K: 16:03.79 / USF Bulls Invitational, 9/6/13; 8K: 26:52.70 / Valdosta State XC Challenge, 10/25/14, 10K - 35:04.36 / NCAA D-II South Regional Championships, 11/22/14.


HIGH SCHOOL: 2013 graduate of Nature Coast Technical High School in Brooksville ... played soccer and ran both cross country and track all four years of high school ... was a three-time Hernando County Runner of the Year ... finished second in the 5K at the FHSAA 2A District Meet and was 20th in the 5K at the FHSAA 2A Region 2 Meet as a senior ... won the 5K at the FHSAA 2A District Meet as a junior ... won the Hernando County Championship in the 3,200 meters as a senior.  

PERSONAL: Son of Jeff and Jackie Van Natter ... born 10/19/94 ... has a brother, Jeff and a sister, Kaitlyn ... wants to become a physical therapist.