Ind: Redshirt Freshman, Out: Redshirt Freshman
Homosassa, Fla. (Lecanto HS)
BD: 3/20/80 (St. Petersburg, Fla.)
800m: 2:07.39 - 2000 Florida Intercollegiates, Gainesville, Fla.
Mile: 4:18.43 - 2000 SEC Quad, Gainesville, Fla.
1500m: 3:56.78 - 2000 Sea Ray Relays, Knoxville, Tenn.
2000 AS A FRESHMAN: Bests of 2:07:39 (800m), 3:56.78 (1500m) and 4:18:43 (Mile)... Competed in seven meets (Three Indoors, Four Outdoors)... 28th in the Penn Relays with the 4x800m team (Anchor leg with Chambers, Duncan and Ortiz), 7:43.30... Florida Relays Champion in the 4x1500m Relay (Leadoff leg with Chambers, Ortiz and Duncan), 15:42.84...
2000 VICTORIES (1): (i) Florida Relays (3/24) 4x1500m (1): 15:42.84.
1999 IN CROSS COUNTRY: Competed in three meets... Set a new 8k PR at the Gator Invitational with a time of 27:25.97... Took ninth at the Nike Twi-Light for his first top-10 finish in 21:28.32.
1999 AS A FRESHMAN: Bests of 4:02.44 (1500m), 4:31.88 (Mile) and 9:20.60 (3000m), all unattached.
HIGH SCHOOL/PREP: 1998 Florida state champion in both the 1600m and 3200m... Named the St. Petersburg Times All-North Suncoast Athlete of the Year after his double feat... Holds the Lecanto High record in the 1600m... Member of the Lecanto state champion cross country team in 1994... Team finished fourth in 1995, third in 1996 and fifth in 1997. High School Coach: Tim Byrne.
PREP BESTS: 1600m: 4:20.7; 3200m: 9:31.4; 3-mile: 15:09.
"BEYOND THE STATS": National Merit Scholar... Robert C. Byrd Honor Student... Also likes to play soccer... Son of David and Sharon Lee... Born Charles David Lee on March 20, 1980 in St. Petersburg, Fla... Has a brother Scott and two sisters: Mary and Chelsea.
MAJOR: Biomedical Engineering.