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2012 Men's Cross Country Roster

Jimmy Clark

CLASS
SO
Hometown
St. Johns, Fla.
School
Creekside

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

 

Track Events

i: 3,000m & 5,000m

o: 1,500m, 3,000m, 5,000m & 10,000m

TRACK BIO

 

Collegiate Bests

8K: 23:52.00 (2013 Wisconsin adidas Invite, 10/19/13)

10K: 29:49.46 (2013 NCAA South Region Championship, 11/15/13)

 

Highlights

2013 Outdoor T&F First Team All-SEC

2013 Outdoor T&F All-SEC Freshman

2013 XC All-SEC First Team

2013 XC USTFCCCA All-South Region

2012 XC USTFCCCA All-South Region

2011 XC SEC Freshman of the Year

2011 XC All-SEC First Team

2011 XC All-SEC Freshman Team

2011 XC USTFCCCA All-South Region

 

2011-12 SEC First Year Academic Honor Roll

 

2013: A 2013 All-SEC First Team selection and USTFCCCA All-South Region honoree his junior cross country season…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: A USTFCCCA All-South Region selection after crossing second for the Gators at Regionals in Tallahassee, his second-straight year with an All-Region nod…His regionals 10K marked a then career-best time as a Gator (30:51.0)…Additionally ran then career 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: The 2011 SEC Freshman of the Year after crossing seventh overall as the first freshman finisher at the SEC Championship, where he scored third for the Gators…Became UF’s second-ever Freshman of the Year, the first since Daniel Parker in 2002…Additionally picked up All-SEC first team and SEC All-Freshman team accolades…A 2011 USTFCCCA All-South Region selection after placing 10th at the South Region 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 south Region Championship…Finished in the top three for UF in all six races he ran for the Orange and Blue.

 

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)….Has clocked personal best times of 4:11.83 (1,600m), 9:05.39 (2 Miles) and 14:53.29 (5,000m)…. Is a multiple-time All-Country Track and Field Athlete and was the 2010 and 2011 St. Augustine Record County Boys Track and Field Athlete of the Year….Was the 2010 FHSAA Class 3A State Cross Country Champion.

 

 

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