Rice Ranks Third In C-USA
Shurbet Third in 400m Hurdles
Owls 1-2-3 in 3k Steeplechase
Firth Wins Steeplechase
Action Concludes on Saturday
AT MAJOR MEETS
2009 C-USA XCountry - 33rd, 7.735k, 26:42.6
2010 C-USA Indoor - 2nd, DMR, 10:18.82
2010 C-USA Indoor - 9th, mile, 4:29.38
2010 C-USA Outdoor - 9th, 1500m, 4:02.90
2011 C-USA Indoor - 12th, mile, 4:21.86
2011 C-USA Indoor - 3rd, DMR, 10:12.12
2013 C-USA Outdoor - 10th, 1500, 3:57.42
Mile - 4:21.25, 2011 Texas A&M Challenge
800m - 1:58.20, 2013 C-USA Indoor Championships
800m - 1:56.97, 2012 Texas State Invitational
1500m - 3:54.60, 2012 Duckett/Rice Twilight
Indoor: Ran a season-best 2:04.83 in the 800m at the Howie Ryan Invitational ... Placed 17th at the Texas A&M Team Invitational in the 800m (2:10.20). Outdoor: Recorded a season-best mark of 4:03.66 in the 1500m at the Victor Lopez Classic ... placed eighth at the UTSA Invitational with a 4:07.09 in the 1500m ... ran a season-best 1:57.69 in the 800m at the C-USA Outdoor Championships.
Indoor: Placed 18th in the 800m at the C-USA Indoor Championships (1:58.20) ...member of distance medley relay team that placed sixth at the Texas A&M 12 Team Invitational (10:33.46) ... Finished 18th at the Texas A&M Invitational in the mile with a season-best time of 4:32.39. Outdoor:Placed fifth in the 1500m at the TSU Relays (4:01.90).
Outdoor: Placed seventh in 1500m (4:02.04) at TSU Relays... Placed 12th in 1500m (3:58.68) at Victor Lopez Classic... Ran third in 1500m (3:59.40) at Texas State Invitational and 13th in the 800m (1:56.97)... Placed eighth in 1500m (3:54.60) at Duckett Twilight... 12th in 1500m (3:57.42) at C-USA Championship.
Cross Country: Placed 34th with a time of 16:31.40 at UH's Johnny Morris Invitational... Finished 17th at the Rice Invitational (18:34)... 20th at the HBU/Puma Invitational (16:17). Indoor: Placed 12th in the mile (4:25.89) at the Houston Indoor Invitational and ninth in the mile (4:22.61) at the Howie Ryan All-Comers... Mile time of 4:21.25 at Texas A&M Challenge... Ran 12th in the mile (4:21.86; season-best time) at C-USA Indoor. Outdoor: Did not compete.
Cross Country: Ninth (17:42.9) at the Rice Invitational... Placed 33rd at the Conference USA Championships (26:42.6)... 70th at the NCAA South Central Regional (33:44.1) Indoor: Placed 13th with a time of 4:25.25 at Houston Indoor Invitational... Placed ninth in mile at C-USA Indoor (4:29.38)... Finished 13th at Texas A&M Challenge in the mile with a season-best time of 4:24.48. Outdoor: Finished 10th in 1500m at Victor Lopez Classic with a time of 4:03.35... Placed seventh in the 1500m at the Trinity Tiger Relays with a time of 4:04.60... 12th in 1500m (4:03.24) at Michael Johnson Classic... Eighth in 1500m (3:57.88) at Duckett/Rice Twilight... Fifth in 1500m (3:58.99) at Rice Field & Track Meet... Ninth at C-USA Outdoor 1500m (4:02.90).
2009 graduate of Clear Lake High School... Competed for the Falcons under coach Mark Horton... In cross country, placed 35th in state meet as a junior (2008)... Placed second in the district in 2006, third in 2007, and champion in 2008... Cross country team was district champion all four years (2005-08)... Team placed second in Region III and 10th in Texas State H.S. Cross Country Championship... Finished 11th in regional (2008)... Personal best time of 15:45 for 5k... Second place in the district in the 800m in 2007... District champion in 800 for 2008 and 2009... 1600m district champion in 2009 and finished fourth in regional... Falcons were district runner-up in 2009... Graduated magna cum laude... National Honor Society and Texas Distinguished Scholar graduate.
Full Name: Sammy Ibrahim Abuhamra... Parents: Ibrahim and Judith Abuhamra (three brothers)... College: Hanszen