- Mark Parrish
- Tampa, Fla.
- 0 lbs.
2013: Won the menís 3,000-meter steeplechase at the Florida Relays, crossing in a personal best 8:42.38 Ö Honorable Mention All-America in the menís 3,000-meter steeplechase in his first NCAA appearance Ö Came in eighth in the menís 3000m indoors with a time of 8:12.36 at the Razorback Invitational Ö Claimed the menís 5000m title with a PR of 14:02.46 at the Husky Classic Ö Turned in fifth-place finishes in the menís 5000m with a time of 14:12.08 and the menís 3000m with a personal-best time of 8:03.54 at the SEC Indoor Championship ... SEC Academic Honor Roll.
2012: Competed in four meets outdoors in 2012, advancing to the NCAA East Preliminary Round in the menís 3,000-meter steeplechase Ö Ran a career best 8:47.18 in Jacksonville at the NCAA East Preliminaries, just missing out on advancing to the finals site with his 13th-place finish Ö Finished third in the menís 3,000-meter steeplechase at the 2012 Pepsi Florida Relays Ö Turned in a third-place finish at the SEC Outdoor Championships in the menís 10,000 meters, finishing in a new PR of 30:05.19.
2011: Competed in four meets in 2011, taking home his first title in the menís 5,000 meters at the 2011 Penn Relays with a PR of 14:25.95 Ö Competed at the 2011 SEC Indoor and Outdoor Championships in the 5,000 meters, while also finishing third in the menís 10,000 meters at the SEC Outdoor Championships.
HIGH SCHOOL/PREP: Competed at Chamberlain High School in Tampa, Fla. Ö Placed second at the 2009 FHSAA Class 4A State Cross Country Championships, following a third-place finish in 2008 Ö Named the St. Petersburg Times Hillsborough Country Cross Country Runner of the Year and earned the Ben Walker Outstanding Cross Country Runner Award Ö Has clocked personal-best time of 4:22.65 (1,600m), 9:09.26 (3,200m) and 15:15 (XC 5K).