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  William Firth
William Firth

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Peoria, Ariz.

High School:
Brophy College Prep

Height:
5-10

Event:
Middle Distance

Experience:
2L


04/09/2014

Harmath and Murphy Take Top Honors at Night of the Owl

Rice Recognized Its Own on Wednesday Evening

04/09/2014

Harmath and Murphy Take Top Honors at Night of the Owl

Rice Recognized Its Own on Wednesday Evening

05/07/2013

Rice Hosts 2013 C-USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships

May 9-12 At Holloway Field/Ley Track

02/21/2013

Developing Leaders in Sports and in Life Series Returns To Rice

Scholar Athletes Get Leadership Training

05/12/2012

Chaney Captures C-USA Decathlon Gold

Zinchenko Third in Shot Put

AT MAJOR MEETS
2011 C-USA Cross Country, 22nd, 25:19.3
2012 C-USA Indoor, 11th, Mile, 4:21.19
2012 C-USA Outdoor, 7th, 3000m steeplechase, 9:16.32
2012 C-USA Outdoor, 13th, 5000m, 14:49.48

PERSONAL BESTS
Indoor

Mile - 4:21.19, 2012 C-USA Indoor
3000m - 8:25.61, 2012 Frank Sevigne Husker Invitational

Outdoor
1500m - 3:53.44, 2012 Victor Lopez Classic
5000m - 14:49.48, 2012 C-USA Outdoor
3000m steeplechase - 9:13.28, 2012 Duckett Twilight

2011-12
Cross Country:
Placed 19th at Grass Routes Grand Prix with a time of 26:23.7 and was the fourth Rice runner to finish... Time of 26:20 (165th) at Pre-National Invitational... Placed 22nd (25:19.3) at C-USA Championship.

Indoor: Finished 10th in 3000m (8:25.61) at Frank Sevigne Husker Invitational... 11th in mile at C-USA Indoor with a time of 4:21.19.

Outdoor: Seventh in 1500m (3:53.44) at Victor Lopez Classic... In his first-ever 3000m steeplechase, won with a time of 9:13.95 at Texas State Invitational... Second in 3000m steeplechase (9:13.28) at Duckett Twilight... Seventh in 3000m steeplechase (9:16.32) at C-USA Championship and 13th in 5000m (14:49.48).

HIGH SCHOOL
2011 graduate of Brophy College Prep.. Competed for coach Mike Keahan... 2010 state runner-up in cross country and 2011 second place 3200m and 1600m... Team MVP all four years... Team captain for 2009, 2010, and 2011... Team won D1 state track and field championship in 2011... Nike Nationals mile runner-up... Top times of 4:13 for 1600m, 1:55 in 800m, and 9:25 (3200m).

PERSONAL
Full name: William Joseph Firth IV... Born: July 6, 1992... Parents: William and Anne Firth (one brother, one sister)... College: Hanszen.

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