One top-10 finish and one career victory on the track ... Has personal bests of 25:29.9 (8K), 32:48.65(10K), 8:32.88 (i3,000m), 14:43.50 (i5,000m), 8:54.56 (o3,000m), 14:51.92 (o5,000m) and 31:39.02 (o10,000m) ... Sustained a broken neck in a car accident in the spring of 2003 and did not compete during the outdoor season.
2002: Consistently improved his times through the season ... Set a new career-best time with a 25:29.9 8K at the Pre-NCAA Invitational ... Florida's top finisher at the South Region Championships, finishing 12th overall with a career-best 10K time of 32:48.65 ... Earned top 20 finishes in two additional meets, finishing 12th at the FSU Invitational and 17th at the Gator Invitational ... Earned Verizon Academic All-District III honors and USCCCA Academic All-America honors for his performance in the classroom as well as on the cross country course.
2001: Competed in all seven meets and posted new personal-best times in both 8K and 10K races ... Finished 14th at the UCF Invitational with a 26:06.50 ... Ran his career-best time of 25:42.50 for 17th place at the Florida Intercollegiates ... Finished 15th at the Greensboro Invitational with a time of 26:01 ... Took 36th at the Southeastern Conference Championships with a time of 25:47.97 ... Ran a personal-best 10K time of 32:57.41 to finish 47th at South Region Championships.
Track Highlights: Won the 5,000m at the indoor 2003 Gator Invitational.
Prep: Three time All-State in both cross country and track ... Three-time Citrus County Runner of the Year ... Florida Dairy Farmers Cross Country Runner of the Year ... 1999 Florida 2A state cross country champion ... Academic All-State ... Recorded Florida's fastest three-mile time in 1999 ... Holds three school records and two Citrus County records ... Led Citrus High to the Region II North championship in 2000 ... Competed in the National Scholastic Outdoor Championships in 1999 ... Earned a spot on the Foot Locker Cross Country All-Sophomore team in 1997 ... Was an all-conference soccer player in 1999 and 2000 and led the team to the Sweet 16.