- Chris Mullaney
- Atlantic Beach, Fla.
- Bishop Kenny High School
Major: Sport Management
Track Events: 3,000m and 5,000m
Highlights: SEC Academic Honor Roll in 2007-08 and 2008-09 … One career top-10 finish … Personal bests of 25:08.68 (8K) and 25:38 (5-mile).
2008: Competed in the first three races of the season … Took seventh at the Mountain Dew Invitational, earning first career top-10 finish.
2007: Competed in the first race of the season, the Mountain Dew Invitational, placing 15th overall and 11th among Gators with a time of 26:17.87.
2006: Competed in four races, including the SEC Championship … Ran career-best 8K time of 25:08.68 at the Mountain Dew Invitational to finish 12th.
At UCF: Competed in all seven meets and was UCF's top runner throughout the season … Earned Conference USA third team honors for his 13th-place finish at the conference championship … Set the UCF freshman record and ran the second-fastest time in school history, finishing the C-USA race in 25:12.66 … Won the Disney Classic and the Stetson Invitational … Received C-USA Male Athlete of the Week honors two consecutive weeks.
Track Highlights: Teamed with Justin Taylor, Drew Smith and Steven Hassen to take the 2007 Outdoor Pepsi Relays 4x1600m title … Personal bests of 8:43.03 (i3,000m) and 14:55.83 (o5,000m).
Prep: Coached by Brian Devine … High school teammate of former Gator Ryder Leary … Team was the 2002 and 2003 Class 3A state champions … Earned the state 3,200m title in 2005 … Two-time district and regional champion in cross country.
Personal: Son of Scott and Beth Mullaney … Has two younger brothers, Mitch and Dylan.