Student-athletes were honored in both the fall and spring semesters
50 student-athletes receive bachelor's degree in spring, summer sessions
Women place second for highest ever finish
Pat Niyork crowned Newcomer of the Year
Men claim team title; women grab second
Will compete for the cross country team in the fall of 2012 to finish his eligibility.
OURDOOR 2012: Opened the outdoor season with a 1:52.55 in the 800 at the Raleigh Relays for eight place ... placed third in the 400 at the Chicagoland Championships with a career-best time of 48.71 ... took second in the 800 at the Eagle Invite with a career-best time of 1:49.51 and a member of the winning 4x400 team that clocked a season-best 3:13.40 ... ran a 1:50.15 in the 800 at the Musco Invite to place fifth ... ran the 800 at the Drake Relays and placed seventh in the college division with a 1:51.38 and was a member of the 4x400 team that clocked a 3:15.77 .... claimed runner-up honors at the Horizon League Championships in the 800 with a 1:51.20 ... represented UIC in the 800 at the NCAA West Regional meet with a time of 1:51.76.
INDOOR 2012: Began the season with a personal-best mile of 4:24.38 at the Dick Pond open for second place ... won the 800 at the Carthage Tadd Metzger Invite with a time of 1:57.24 ... clocked a 1:53.45 in the 800 at the Notre Dame Meyo Invite ... took third overall in the 800 at the Iowa State Classic with a time of 1:52.49 ... grabbed second in the 800 at the Horizon League Championships with a result of 1:50.92 and in the 4x400 with a time of 3:15.42 ... he also was a member of the DMR which placed third (10:08.49).
OUTDOOR 2011: Took runner-up honors in the 800 at the Chicagoland Championships with a time of 1:55.19 ... won the 800 at the DePaul Invite with a result of 1:53.02 ... clocked a 50.00 in the 400 at the Cougar Invite to place third overall ... placed fourth in the 800 at the Horizon League Championships with a time of 1:52.76 and his 4x400 team took second with a 3:15.07
INDOOR 2011: Ran two races during the 2011 indoor season and clocked a 52.18 and a 52.12 in the 400 meters.
OUTDOOR 2010: Clocked a 1:53.41 in the 800 at the Purdue Dave Rankin Invite to place fourth overall ... took fifth at the Marquette Twilight in the 1,500 with a time of 4:06.07 ... claimed victory in the 800 at the Horizon League Championships with a time of 1:51.44 and was a member of the winning 4x100 team that crossed the line at 41.57 ... also a member of the third-place 4x400 team with a time of 3:14.07 ... ran a season-best time of 1:50.72 in the 800 at the Dr. Keeler Invite to claim top honors.
INDOOR 2010: Ran an indoor season-best time of 1:58.19 at the Keck Ecumenical Meet on Feb. 5 ... placed second at the Chicagoland Championships in the 800 with a time of 1:58.55 ... member of the winning 4x400 team at the Horizon League Championships with a time of 3:21.91 ... also placed second in the DMR with a time of 10:10.71.
AS A FRESHMAN (2009): Won the 800-meter run at the Elmhurst Invitational Apr. 4 with a time of 1:56.13 ... at the Chicagoland Classic he took fourth place in the 400-meter run with a time of 50.85 ... also placed fourth at the Redbird Classic Jan. 24 in the 800-meter run ... placed third at the Badger Track Classic Jan. 17 and had a season's best time in the 800-meter run with a time of 1:39.31.