CAREER VICTORIES: 3
3,000m: 8:27.95, 2004 Gator Invitational, Gainesville, Fla.
5,000m: 14:41.93, 2004 Tyson Invitational, Fayetteville, Ark.
5,000m: 14:48.61, 2004 Penn Relays, Philadelphia, Pa.
10,000m: 30:39.36, 2004 Florida Relays, Gainesville, Fla.
2005 AS A SENIOR (JUNIOR OUTDOOR): Wins (1): (o) Florida Relays 10,000m (31:20.04) … Competed in three meets (two indoors, one outdoors) … Won 10,000m at Florida Relays for second-straight year in 31:20.04 … Finished seventh in 3,000m in first meet of season at Gator Invitational in 8:34.52 … SEC Academic Honor Roll.
2004 AS A JUNIOR (SOPHOMORE OUTDOOR): Wins (1): (o) Florida Relays 10,000m (30:39.36) … Bests of 8:27.95 (3,000m), 14:41.93 (5,000m) and 30:39.36 (10,000m) ... Competed in seven meets (three indoor, four outdoor) ... Finished 17th in the 5,000m at Penn Relays in 14:48.61 ... Finished sixth in the 5,000m at the Sun Angel Classic, clocking in at 14:49.08 ... Won the 10,000m at the Florida Relays in 30:39.36 ... Notched a 13th-place finish in the 5,000m at the Tyson Invitational in 14:41.93 ... Finished fourth in the 3,000m at the Gator Invitational in a personal-best time of 8:27.95 ... Placed fifth in the mile in 4:21.22 at the SEC Invitational ... Named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll.
2003 AS A SOPHOMORE: Wins (1): (i) Gator Invitational 5,000m (14:48.05) … Best of 14:43.50 (5,000m) ... Competed in two meets (both indoor) ... Finished 12th in the 5,000m at the SEC Indoor Championships in a career-best time of 14:43.50 ... Won the 5,000m at the Gator Invitational in 14:48.05 ... Spent most of the season recovering from a neck injury suffered in a car accident.
2002 AS A FRESHMAN: Bests of 8:32.88 (3,000m) and 14:51.92 (5,000m) ... Competed in eight meets (four indoors, four outdoors) … Finished 15th in the SEC Championships 5,000m … Personal best of 14:51.92 in the Florida Relays 5,000m.
HIGH SCHOOL/PREP: State cross country champion in Class 2A in 1999 ... 1999 Dairy Farmers Florida Cross Country Runner of the Year … Academic All-State in 2000 ... Holds high school records in the 1,600m, 3,200m and three-mile.
PREP BESTS: 1,600m: 4:19.54; 3,200m, 9:26.07; three-mile: 14:51