CAREER VICTORIES: 10
800m: 1:47.73 - 2001 NCAA Championships, Fayetteville, Ark.
Mile: 4:03.32 - 2001 SEC Championships, Lexington, Ky.
400m: 47.93- 2001 Reebok Invitational, Atlanta, Ga.
800m: 1:45.74- 2002 NCAA Championships, Baton Rouge, La.
1,500m: 3:45.54 - 2002 SEC Championships, Starkville, Miss.
HONORS: (Ten-time NCAA All-American; One-Time All-SEC) 2004 NCAA Outdoor All-American - 800m; 2004 NCAA Indoor All-American - DMR, 800m; 2003 NCAA Outdoor All-American - 800m; 2003 SEC Indoor Champion - Distance Medley Relay…2002 NCAA Outdoor All-American-800m; 2002 NCAA Indoor All-American - 800m; 2002 NCAA Indoor All-American - Distance Medley Relay; 2001 Outdoor NCAA All-American - 800m; 2001 Indoor NCAA All-American - 800m; 2001 Indoor NCAA All-American - Distance Medley Relay
2004 AS A SENIOR: Bests of 1:46.76 (800m) and 3:48.12 (1,500m)...Competed in 15 meets (seven indoor, eight outdoor)...Earned All-America honors at the NCAA Outdoor Championships as one of the top eight Americans in the 800m (11:49.91)...Finished fourth in the 800m in 1:48.26 at the NCAA East Region Championship...Scored at the SEC Outdoor Championship with an eighth-place finish in the 800m (1:49.37)...Won the 800m in a season-best 1:46.76 and was a member of the winning 4x400m relay team at the FSU Dual Meet...Runner-up in the 800m at the Sun Angel Classic, finishing in 1:47.63...Member of the winning DMR and 4x800m relay teams at the Florida Relays...Earned All-America honors in the DMR (seventh, 9:35.53) and the 800m (third, 1:48.24) at the NCAA Indoor Championship...Third leg of the DMR team that automatically qualified for the NCAA Indoor championships by running 9:37.11 at the Fast Times Qualifier...Third leg of the runner-up DMR team that finished in 9:42.49 and also scored in the 800m with a third-place finish (1:48.19) and eighth-place finish in the mile (4:08.50) at the SEC Indoor Championship...Third leg of the fourth-place DMR that finished in 9:46.56 and also finished fourth in the invitational 800m run (1:48.19) at the Tyson Invitational...Won the 800m in 1:50.23 at the Gator Invitational...Finished third in the mile (4:05.68) at the SEC Invitational...Placed third in the 800m at the Florida Intercollegiate, clocking in at 8:28.62...
2004 Wins (6): (i) Gator Invitational 800m (1:50.23); Fast Times Qualifier DMR (9:37.11); (o) Florida Relays 4x800m relay (7:24.68); Florida Relays DMR (9:50.79); FSU Dual Meet 800m (1:46.76); FSU Dual Meet 4x400m relay (9:09.24)
2003 AS A JUNIOR: Bests of 1:47.05 (800m), 3:45.62 (1500m)...Competed in nine meets (four indoor, five outdoor)...Earned All-America honors at the NCAA Outdoor Championships with a fourth-place finish in the 800m...Scored at the NCAA East Regional meet with a third-place finish in the 800m in a season-best time of 1:47.28...Finished third in the 1500m at the SEC Championships...Won the 800m (1:50.71) and the 1500m (3:50.68) at the Seminole Invitational...Won the 800m and was a member of the second-place 4x400m relay team at the Texas Invitational...Member of the winning distance medley relay team at the Florida Relays...Member of the winning distance medley relay team at the SEC Indoor Championships...Finished sixth at the Alex Wilson invitational in the 800m...Finished fifth in the 800m (1:51.05) at the Gator Invitational...
2003 WINS (6): (i): SEC Indoor Championship distance medley relay (9:42.08); (o): Florida Relays 4x1500m relay; Florida Relays distance medley relay; Texas Invitational 800m (1:48.18); Seminole Invitational 800m (1:50.71); Seminole Invitational 1500m (3:50.68);
2002 AS A SOPHOMORE: Bests of 1:45.74 (800m), 3:45.54 (1,500m) and 4:11.46 (mile)... Competed in 14 meets (seven indoor, seven outdoor)... Ran the second fastest 800m time in school history with a 1:45.74 clocking for third at the NCAA Championships... NCAA automatic qualifier in the 800m with a seasonal best of 1:48.65 at the SEC Championships, second overall... Personal best of 3:45.54 in the 1500m at the SEC Championships, fourth overall... Won the Texas Invitational 1500m in 3:51.54... Won the Auburn Bank Invitational 800m in 1:48.81... Eighth in the NCAA Indoor Championships 800m (1:52.56)... Leadoff leg of the fifth-place distance medley relay at the NCAA Championships... Leadoff leg of the school-record setting distance medley relay at the Alex Wilson Last Chance Invitational... Solidified provisional qualifying status for the NCAA Championships with a 1:49.30 in the 800m at the Alex Wilson Invitational.
2002 WINS (2): (o) Texas Invitational 1,500m, 3:51.54; Auburn Bank Invitational 800m, 1:48.81.
2001 AS A FRESHMAN: Bests of 1:46.58 (800m), 3:45.63 (1,500m) and 4:03.32 (mile)... Competed in 12 meets (four indoor, eight outdoor)... Ran the second fastest 800m time in the world by an American during the outdoor regular season... Third in his heat of the 800m at the NCAA Championships... Florida's top point-scorer at the SEC Championships, finishing second in the 1,500m and the 800m within an hour of each other... 800m time of 1:46.58 is a personal best, second all-time at Florida and an automatic qualifying time... Third leg of the winning 4x400m relay team at the Penn Relays (with Armstrong, White and Harris), 3:04.22... Anchor leg of the school-record setting sprint medley relay team at the Penn Relays, 3:13.22 (with Harris, Armstrong and White)... Third leg of the winning 4x400m relay team at the Florida Relays (with Armstrong, White and Harris)... Earned All-American in the 800m at the NCAA Indoor Championships, finishing fifth (1:47.78-third all-time at Florida)... Ran the leadoff leg of the third-place distance medley relay team (with White, Abiola and Duncan)... Member of the automatic qualifying Distance Medley Relay team (with Chambers, Harris and Duncan), 9:36.87-second all-time at Florida... Automatic qualifier in the 800m with a time of 1:48.43-fourth all-time at Florida.
2001 WINS (2): (i) Nike Fast Times Meet (2/28) 800m: 1:48.43; (o) Gator Twi-Light (4/21) 1,500m: 3:45.63.
HIGH SCHOOL/PREP: 2000 Junior Olympics 800m and 1,500m champion... Three-time state champion in the mile (1998-2000)... Two-time state cross country champion... Florida record holder in the mile... 4x800m team set the AAU and Florida state records... Led Miami Central High to state championships in 1998, 1999 and 2000... Miami Herald All-Around Athlete of the Year... Competed in the West Caribbean Championships in the 1500m. High School Coach: John Rolle PREP BESTS: 800m: 400m (split): 47.3; 800m: 1:50.3; 1500m: 3:57; Mile: 4:10.5; 2-mile: 9:21; 3-mile: 14:56; 5k: 15:24
BEYOND THE STATS: Contemplating a profession in physical therapy... Considered attending Oklahoma, Morehouse and Hampton