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Al Matheny
  • Distance
  • Ind: Freshman, Out: Freshman
  • Gainesville, Fla. (Oak Hall HS)
  • BD: 5/12/86 (Gainesville, Fla.)



3,000m Steeplechase: 9:21.92, 2006 Seminole Invitational, Tallahassee, Fla.
5,000m: 14:53.60, 2006 SEC Championships, Fayetteville, Ark.

2006 AS A REDSHIRT FRESHMAN: Wins (1): (o) Diet Pepsi Classic steeplechase (9:27.57) Bests of 9:21.92 (steeplechase) and 14:53.60 (5,000m) Competed in four meets (all outdoor) Claimed 16th in steeplechase at SEC Outdoor Championships with time of 9:28.37 Was also 25th in 5,000m with mark of 14:53.60 Picked up win in first race representing Florida with time of 9:27.57 in steeplechase at Diet Pepsi Classic SEC Academic Honor Roll.

2005 AS A FRESHMAN: Did not compete for Florida.

HIGH SCHOOL/PREP: Finished seventh at the 2003 Class 1A Florida High School Cross Country Championships with a career-best time of 16.28 in the 5K race Finished third in the 3,200m and the 4x800m relay at the state championships in 2003 and was fourth in 2004 in 3,200m (9:50.71) Had time of 9:48.93 in 3,200m and 8:08.69 in 4x800m in 2003 Took third in the 1,600m (4:27.14) at the 2004 state championships Also played soccer Team was state runner-up his senior season A member of several clubs and earned numerous academic and leadership awards Student Government president 2004 graduate of Oak Hall High School.

MAJOR: Exercise Physiology/Pre-Med

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