2006 Highlights: Ran in both the 100- and 200-meter dashes during the outdoor season...member of the Horizon League Champion 4x100 relay team...took fifth at the league championships in the 200-meter dash with a career-low time of 22:41...also posted his season best time in the 100-meter race (11.27) at the meet...ran in the 4x100 relay at the NCAA Mideast Regional Championships...competed in the 55-, 60- and 200-meter dashes during the indoor season...posted a personal best time of 22.85 in the 200-meter dash at the Horizon League Indoor Championships en route to a ninth place finish...also recorded a career-low time of 7.29 in the 60-meter dash at the league championships, finishing 11th...took fifth in the 200-meter race at the Lewis Invite (23.58).
2005 Highlights: Turned in a pair of career-best times n the 55-meter dash (6.97) and 200-meter dash (23.98) at the Lewis Invitational...raced to a personal-best time of 7.43 in the 60-meter dash at the UW-Milwaukee Tune-up...added a personal-best, finish of 55.27 in the 400-meter dash at the Purdue Invitational...ran a leg of the Horizon League record-setting, 4x100 relay, with a winning time of 41.5...was a member of the second-place, 4x100 relay at the Chicagoland Championships, with a time of 41.85...owns UIC's third-fastest outdoor times in the 100-meter dash (11.18) and 200-meter dash (22.95).
2004 Highlights: Raced to UIC's fourth-fastest indoor 55-meter dash (7.1) at the Chicago Pentangular...cruised to an indoor-season best time of 25.58 in the 200-meter dash at the UW-Milwaukee Quadrangular...holds UIC's second-fastest indoor 400-meter dash time with a mark of 55.83 at the Horizon League Track and Field Championships...owns two UIC top-three times in both the 400-meter dash (2nd, 53.37) and 200-meter dash (3rd, 23.26)...took home an outdoor-season best time of 11.73 in the 100-meter dash at the Wheaton Invitational.
Prep/Personal: Three-year letter winner in track at Sandburg...earned All-SICA West honors three consecutive years...helped the Eagles to conference title during sophomore year...was also a two-year letter winner as a wide receiver for the football team, which he led in yards per catch as a senior during Sandburg's run to the state quarterfinals (2000)...son of Rich and Donna Malec...born on April 21, 1983...major is undecided.
Career Best Indoor Times 55-meter dash: 6.94 (2/11/06) 60-meter dash: 7.29 (2/25/06) 200-meter dash: 22.85 (2/25/06) 400-meter dash: 55.27 (1/15/05)