- Matt Mizereck
- Tallahassee, Fla.
2013: Finished ninth in the men’s 3,000-meter steeplechase in 9:24.93, a new personal best … Came in 11th with a personal-best time of 8:21.16 in the men’s 3000m at the Razorback Invitational … Placed third in the men’s DMR with a time of 9:52.03 at the SEC Indoor Championship.
2012: Competed indoors only in 2012, participating in three meets … Finished first in the preliminaries of the men’s mile at the SEC Indoor Championships with a career-best time of 4:09.34 … Turned in two runner-up finishes as a member of the men’s DMR, both at the SEC Indoor Championships and the Texas A&M Challenge.
2011: Competed in five meets outdoors in 2011, winning the 800 and 1,500 meters at the UCF Invitational, crossing the finish in 1:51.88 and 3:52.93, respectively … Ran his first steeplechase at the Tom Jones Memorial Classic in 9:57.29 … Finished sixth at the SEC Outdoor Championships in the men’s 5,000 meters in 14:29.28.
HIGH SCHOOL/PREP: Distance runner from Leon High School in Tallahassee, Fla….Was the 2010 New Balance Outdoor Nationals 5K Champion and was named a National Scholastic Sports Foundation All-American…Won the 2010 FHSAA Class 3A State Championship in both the 1,600m and the 3,200m…Recorded the fastest 3,200m time in the state at 8:55 his senior campaign and was the FLRunners.com 2009 Runner of the Year… Also named to the FLRunners All-Decade Team…As the individual FHSAA cross country champion, led his Leon team to the 2009 FHSAA Class 3A state cross country championships…Claimed the 2009 FHSAA State Champion in the 1,600m as a junior and went on to place 10th at the 2009 Foot Locker Nationals…Has clocked personal-record times of 3:44.64 (1,500m), 4:11.76 (1,600m), 8:55.75 (3,200m) and 14:37.19 (5,000m).