- Patrick Troy
- Gainesville, Fla. (Buchholz HS)
- 0 lbs.
Mile: 4:28.78, 2007 Diet Pepsi Invitational, Gainesville, Fla.
1,500m: 4:04.12, 2007 Miami Elite Invitational, Coral Gables, Fla.
3,000m Steeplechase: 9:42.32, 2006 Seminole Invitational, Tallahassee, Fla.
2007 AS A SOPHOMORE: Best of 4:04.12 (1,500m) … Competed in five meets (two indoor, three outdoor) … Top finish was eighth in 1,500m at Miami Elite Invitational with time of 4:04.12.
2006 AS A REDSHIRT FRESHMAN: Best of 9:42.32 (steeplechase) … Competed in two meets (both outdoor) … Took second in first collegiate race after running 9:45.85 in steeplechase at Diet Pepsi Classic … Southeastern Conference Academic Honor Roll.
2005 AS A FREAHMAN: Did not compete for Florida.
HIGH SCHOOL/PREP: Bests of 1:57.01 in 800m, 4:20.00 in 1,600m and 9:42.00 in 3,200m … Coached by Ron Norris ... Captain of the cross country team three years and the track team two years ... Named Buchholz track most valuable athlete all four years of high school ... Named the cross country MVP two seasons ... Named the Gainesville Sun's runner of the year in 2002 ... Named to the Gainesville Sun's all-area team all four years in track and cross country... Finished fourth at the 4A state championships in the 1,600m and third in the 4x800m relay ... Buchholz team was the 2003 Florida class 4A state runner-up and won the 2004 class 4A state title ... Most memorable moment was helping Buchholz win their first state title since 1995 ... Also played soccer for three years in high school … 2004 graduate of Buchholz High School.