Jack Felix     
     
      Jack Felix
Hometown:
Hilton Head Island, S.C.

High School:
Hilton Head Island

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 155

Event:
Distance

Year (In/Out):
Fr./Fr.

PERSONAL RECORDS

Indoors
800m: 2:00.15 (2012)
Mile: 4:22.19 (2012)

Outdoors
1600m: 4:26.00 (2011)
3200m: 9:21.00 (2011)

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: N/A

2012: Honors - None...Indoors - Made his UT debut in the Kentucky Invitational, running the mile in 4:34.69...Improved greatly by the Akron Invitational, knocking out a career-best mile time of 4:22.19 to place third in the Blue Division...Member of UT's fifth-place DMR (10:33.63) at the Auburn Invitational...Dropped mile season best to 4:30.17 at the Texas A&M Mondo Challenge...Outdoors - N/A.

HIGH SCHOOL: State champ in the 3200m as a sophomore and with 4x800m relay unit from 2008 to 2010...State runner-up in 1600m in 2009...Won Jimmy Carnes Invite mile at Florida's O'Connell Center in 4:29...Came back the next day to win the "Rising Stars" mile there in 4:24.51...All-state honoree in cross country and track in 2008, 2009 and 2010...Helped XC team win state titles in 2009 and 2010 and track team prevail in 2011...PRs include 4:26 in the 1600m and 9:21 in the 3200m...Ran 15:37 at the 2010 Foot Locker South meet...Honor graduate at HHIHS and member of National Art Honor Society.

PERSONAL: Enrolled in the College of Arts & Sciences...Is interested in kinesiology as a major...Born July 21, 1993, in Beaufort, S.C....Worked at a bike shop back home and enjoys cycling and participating in triathlons...Parents are Nick and Lindy Felix...Has two sisters, Camille and Elizabeth, who are distance swimmers.

 

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