Robert Hahn
Robert Hahn
Height: 6-1
Weight: 145
Year: Sr.
Hometown: St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands
High School: James Island Charter HS
Major: Accounting, Sports Management, Sports Marketing

FMU: 3-year returning letterman....Missed the 2018 season with an injury....Competed in five of six races as a junior....Placed 68th at 2017 PBC Meet and 146th at NCAA II Southeast Championships....Ran in five of six meets during the 2016 campaign....Finished 82nd at 2016 PBC Championship Meet....Ran in six of seven meets as a freshman in 2015....Set personal-best 8K time of 30:57 at 2015 PBC Championship Meet, where he finished 84th....Placed 12th at USCA Pacer Intercollegiate Meet (10-2-15)....A nice addition to the Francis Marion program....Expected to come in and be a solid contributor among our top five runners....Will hopefully then improve upon that standing as he adjusts to the collegiate running game....Peach Belt Conference Presidential Honor Roll 2016....FMU Swamp Fox Athletic-Academic Honor Roll 2015 (fall), 2018 (spring)....Also participates with FMU intramurals.

PERSONAL:

  • Born Robert Paul Hahn in East Lansing, Mich.
  • Graduate of James Island Charter High School, where he has run for coaches Lisa Enfinger, Joe Eshelman, Leavell Wall, Rick Kimball, and David Lee
  • As a senior, placed 89th at the SCHSL AAAA state championship meet with a 5,000-meter time of 17:21.28 as the Trojans recorded their highest-ever AAAA state finish at 13th
  • Garnered 2014 All-County and All-Region honors
  • As a junior, finished 27th at the state AAA meet with a time of 17:14.71 and the Trojans placed fifth
  • Was 61st at 2012 AAAA state meet as a sophomore
  • Recorded his personal-best 5,000-meter time of 17:02.88 at the 2013 Low Country Invitational Meet
  • During track season, he has competed in the 800-meters, 1,600-meters, 3,200-meters, and the 4x1600 relays
  • Nicknames are Hahn Solo and Wrath of Hahn

PERSONAL FAVORITES:

  • As a child what you wanted to be when you grew up:  QB for the Detroit Lions
  • Favorite Superhero: Tom Izzo
  • Favorite Sports Team:  Detroit Redwings
  • Favorite Movie or TV Show:  Silicon Valley
  • Favorite Food:  Pizza
  • Twitter Handle: hahn702
  • Your Motivation Music: The Wiggles 
  • Favorite Thing About FMU: The WiFi 
  • Favorite Off-Field Activity: Sleeping 
  • Goals for Upcoming Season:  sub-30
  • Why you first chose your sport: A friend convinced me
  • Interesting Notes:  I do standup comedy;
  • I lived in St. Thomas for nine years
  • Brush With Greatness: I took a class taught by Mark Gaynor; I met Mike Eruzione
Best 5K Time 20:32 at 2015 CCU Invitational
Best 8K Time 30:57 at 2015 PBC Championships