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AT MAJOR MEETS
2012 C-USA XCountry - 21st, 8K, 25:31.7
2012 NCAA South Central Regional (XC) - 44th, 10K, 32:28.2
2013 C-USA Outdoor - 9th, 10,000m, 32:25.98
2013 C-USA Outdoor - 18th, 5,000m, 15:27.34
2013 C-USA XCountry - 25th, 8K, 25:46.3
2013 NCAA South Central Regional (XC) - 55th, 10K, 32:11.6
2014 C-USA Indoor - 10th, 5,000m, 15:11.03
2014 C-USA Outdoor - 7th, 10,000m, 31:57.48
2014 C-USA Outdoor - 21st, 5,000m, 15:31.51
8K - 25:15.7, 2012 Rim Rock Farm Collegiate Classic
10K - 32:11.6, 2013 NCAA South Central Regional
3000m - 8:46.50, 2014 Texas A&M 10 Team Invitational
5000m - 15:05.66, 2014 Texas A&M Invitational
1500m - 3:58.91, 2014 TSU Relays
5000m - 14:57.87, 2014 Victor Lopez Classic
10000m - 31:57.48, 2014 C-USA Championships
Cross Country: Placed 25th at the C-USA XCountry Championships and 55th at the NCAA South Central Regional.Indoor: Ran a lifetime best 8:46.50 in the 3,000m at the Texas A&M 10 Team Invitational, placing 10th ... Recorded a 10th place finish at the C-USA Championships in the 5,000m with a time 15:11.03.Outdoor: Set a lifetime best mark of 31:57.48 at the C-USA Championships to place seventh in the 10,000m.
Cross Country: Ran a lifetime best 25:15.7 in the 8K in first-ever collegiate cross country race at the Rim Rock Farm Collegiate Classic ... finished 21st at the C-USA XCountry Championships and 44th at the NCAA South Central Regional.Indoor: Redshirted.Outdoor: Finished 9th (32:25.98) in the 10,000m at the C-USA Championships.
2011 graduate of Lake Highlands High School... Earned eight varsity letters and was a four-year starter for coach Jeff Brown... Dallas Metroplex Best Incoming Runner 2007... District 9-5A cross country champion 2009 and 2010... Region 2-5A eighth place finish 2010... Texas State 5A 25th place 2010... District 9-5A 3200m and 1600m champion 2009... District 9-5A 800m and 1600m champion 2010... Top times as a senior 800m (1:56.58), 1600m (4:18.73), 3200m (9:31.46), 5k (15:32.80)... Honor graduate and National Honor Society member.
Full name: Meron Solomon Fessahaie... Born: Nov. 26, 1992... Parents: Solomon Fessahaie and Mebrat Bokre (one brother)... College: McMurty.