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2011 Men's Cross Country Roster

Jimmy Clark

St. Johns, Fla.

·         Three-Time USTFCCCA All-South Region (2011-13)

·         Two-Time All-SEC First Team (2011, 2013)

·         2011 SEC Freshman of the Year

·         12 Career Top-10 Finishes—tied for the 10th-most in program history

·         2012 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll

Collegiate XC PR | 5k: 15:04.2; 8k: 23:52.0; 10k: 30:51.0

High School Track PR | 1,600m: 4:11.83; 3,000m: 8:32.94; 3,200m: 9:06.26

Collegiate Track PR | 1,500m: 3:46.00; 3,000m: 8:05.75; 5,000m: 13:58.24; 10,000m: 29:08.32

Jimmy Clark’s TFRRSXC Profile (for top performances and meet results)

2015: Posted a third-place finish at the Mountain Dew Invitational, scoring second for the Gators with a season-best 8k time of 25:01.89 … Crossed fifth overall and scored second for UF with a time of 20:19.59 at the Covered Bridge Open (6.4k).

2014: Redshirted.

2013: Was Florida’s top finisher (5th) at the SEC Championships at home in Gainesville, where he ran the fifth-fastest 8k a Gator has ever run at SECs (23:57.03)… Set personal-best marks in both the 8k (23:52.00) and 10k (29:49.46) his junior season at the Wisconsin adidas Invite and South Region Championship, respectively … Scored first or second in all six meets he competed in for UF, including second at the NCAA Championships … Was the SEC Men’s Runner of the Week for winning UF’s Mountain Dew Invitational Sept. 14.

2012: Crossed second for the Gators at the NCAA South Regional Championship in Tallahassee … His regionals 10K marked a then career-best time as a Gator (30:51.0) … Additionally ran season-best marks in the 5k (15:14.7) and 8k (24:27.40) races at the Western Carolina Invite and Pre-Nationals, respectively … One of two Gators (Mark Parrish) to compete for UF at NCAA Championships (196th; 31:37.2)… Scored third or higher for UF in all six races he competed in 2012.

2011: Crossed seventh overall as the first freshman finisher at the SEC Championship, where he scored third for the Gators … Became UF’s second-ever SEC Freshman of the Year, the first since Daniel Parker in 2002 … Earned an SEC All-Freshman Team accolade … Placed 10th at the NCAA South Regional Championship … Became the first freshman since 2003 to win his inaugural race donning the Orange and Blue after cruising to a win at the Western Carolina Invite (5K) … Earned SEC Freshman of the Week accolades after his career-debut win … Set season bests in the 8K at SECs and in the 10K at the NCAA South Region Championship … Finished in the top three for UF in all six races he ran for the Orange and Blue.

HIGH SCHOOL/PREP: Distance runner from Creekside High School in St. Johns, Fla., where he claimed the 2011 FHSAA Class 3A State Championship in the 3,200m (9:20.32) … Was the runner-up in the 1,600m (4:11.83) … 2010 FHSAA Class 3A Cross Country State Champion … Was a multiple-time All-County Track and Field Athlete and was the 2010 and 2011 St. Augustine Record County Boys Track and Field Athlete of the Year.

TRACK: Jimmy Clark’s GatorZone Track Bio


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