- Elliot Clemente
- Miami, Fla.
- Belen Jesuit Prep
Collegiate XC PR | 5k: 15:49.1; 8k: 25:11.9; 10k: 31:41.0 (9.981k, 2014 NCAA South Regional Champ.)
High School Track PR | 1,600m: 4:19.13; 3,000m: 8:55.61; 3,200m: 9:21.79
Collegiate Track PR | 1,500m: 3:59.96; 3,000m: 8:36.60; 5,000m: 14:51.43; 10,000m: 31:06.68
2014: Ran in all six races … Recorded top-10 finishes at the Western Carolina Invitational (eighth) and Disney Cross Country Classic (ninth) … Ran an 8k personal record of 25:11.9 to take 12th place at the Mountain Dew Invitational … Took 48th place at the NCAA South Region Championship … Finished 60th at the SEC Championship.
2013: Competed in Florida’s first four competitions his sophomore campaign at Western Carolina, the Mountain Dew Invitational in Gainesville, the FLRunners.com Invitational 14 and the Wisconsin adidas Invitational … Ran a career-best 8k at the Mountain Dew Invite, clocking a 25:25.84 … Was part of UF’s scoring corps at the FLRunners.com Invitational in Titusville, crossing third overall and scoring second for the Gators with a 15:28.10 5k race.
2012: Raced in two competitions his first year with the Gators, including UF’s home Mountain Dew Invitational, where he clocked a 27:04.93 in his first 8k at Florida … Finished a season-best sixth place at the St. Leo Invitational, where he scored third for Florida in 26:57.80.
HIGH SCHOOL/PREP: A distance runner from Belen Jesuit High School in Miami, Fla. ... Was a 2010 Foot Locker Finalist, finished fifth at the South Regional and 25th overall at the National finals … Helped Belen Jesuit to the 2011 FHSAA Class 3A State Championships by winning the individual 5k state championships title (15:05.99) … Was a key runner on the Belen Jesuit squads that also won state titles in 2008 and 2010 … Was the state runner-up in 2010 (15:25.07), finished third at the 3A State Champoinships in 2009 (15:28.67) and fifth at the 2008 Class 2A State Championships (15:45) … Led the Miami Havana Club Cross Country team at Nike Nationals … Clocked a 14:58 PR to win the Southeast Regional 5k and help Miami Havana earn a berth to Nike National in Oregon, where he finished 20th individually.