competitor at 5000m ... has run on two of UW's top-10 DMRs all-time.
2006 (Cross Country): Competed twice in the fall, placing 13th overall at the Mike Hodges Invite and 47th at the Willamette Invite ... was in UW's top-three at both events ... earned Academic All-Pac-10 honorable mention.
2005-06: Ran just once in the fall, placing 21st at Sundodger ... was UW's No. 2 runner at 5K, and was among the team's leaders in the mile and 1500m ... clocked a lifetime-best 16:51.96 for 5K at the Stanford Invite ... ran legs on UW's No. 5 and No. 10 DMRs all-time ... led DMR to fifth at MPSFs ... individually, ran 20th in the 3K at MPSFs, and 17th in the 5K at the Pac-10 meet ... earned Academic All-Pac-10 honorable mention for both cross country and track.
2004-05: Redshirted the 2005 indoor season with an injury, and ran sparingly outdoors ... was 13th in the 5K at Pac-10s ... was UW's sixth finisher at the NCAA Cross Country Regionals ... ran third for UW at the Sundodger and Willamette Invites, and was fifth on the team at Pre-Nationals ... earned Academic All-Pac-10 honorable mention for both track and cross country.
2003-04: A Pac-10 track qualifier at 1500m and 5000m, despite competing just four times ... placed 12th in 1500m at the Texas Relays, in 4:32.82 ... indoors, led DMR to third at MPSFs ... ran in UW's top-seven at every varsity cross country meet ... one of four freshmen in UW's top-seven at NCAAs ... ran fifth for UW at NCAAs, helping the team to 19th ... ran fifth for UW at Regionals, and fourth at Pac-10s ... became just the second freshman ever to win their UW debut with a victory at the Emerald City Invite.
High School and Personal: Born in Humble, Tex. ... parents are Daria and Tim ... has five siblings ... a Verizon Prep All-American at 3000m in 2002 and 2003 ... named prep All-American by Nike and Harrier Magazine in 2001 and 2002 ... led Jenks to league, district and state cross titles all four years ... the three-time state 5A cross country champ, and five-time state track champ ... took second at state cross in 2001, while injured ... ranked sixth nationally at 3200m in 2003 ... placed third in the 3K at the 2003 U.S. Jr. Nationals, and was fifth in 2002 ... ran second in the mile, in 4:50.90, at the 2003 Golden West Games ... earned two top-five finishes at the 2002 Nike Indoor meet ... was honored as the state's top cross country runner with the Jim Thorpe Award, and was a finalist for the Wendy's High School Heisman ... competed for the U.S. at the 2003 Pan Am Jr. Championships ... also won two state team titles and three state relay titles in swimming, and was a three-time top-five individual finisher ... earned a 4.28 GPA.
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