Indoor: 800m time of 1:55.85 (16th) at Texas A&M Invitational... 13th in mile (4:25.54) at C-USA Indoor.
Outdoor: Tenth in 1500m (4:05.67) at TSU Relays... 800m time of 1:56.88 at Victor Lopez Classic and 4:02.92 in 1500m... Ninth in the 1500m (4:03.90) at Texas State Invitational and 14th in 800m (1:57.82)... 1500m time of 4:02.47 at Duckett Twilight... 800m fifth-place time of 1:56.38 at Bearkat Twilight... Placed 12th in 1500m (4:00.49) at C-USA Championship.
Outdoor: Posted 400m B time of 51.83 at Victor Lopez Classic... Ninth in 600m (1:24.90) at Shirley Crowe.
Indoor: Placed fifth in 800m with a time of 1:57.90 (UH All-Comers Meet)... Placed 15th in prelim in 800m at C-USA Indoor (2:01.15)... Ran third-leg on Rice's DMR team that placed second at the C-USA Indoor with a time of (10:18.82)... 11th in 800m at UH Indoor Invitational (1:59.60)... Placed 18th in 800m at Texas A&M Challenge (1:57.35).
Outdoor: Placed 15th in 800m with a time of 1:57.24 at Duckett/Rice Twilight... Posted an 800m time of 1:58.21 at Victor Lopez Classic... Third in 800m (1:56.95) at Rice Field & Track Meet.
2008 graduate of Carroll High School... Competed for the Dragons under coach Tony Holmes... Three-time regional finalist in Texas 5A 800m run, two-time finalist in 400m and 4x400m runs... Anchor leg for Carroll's record-holding 4x400m relay... Also member of 2006 Texas state championship football team... Three-time district team champions... Two-time district 4x400m champions and placed third in the 2009 Regional meet... Member of National Honor Society... Ranked 61st in class of 626 with an average of 98.17... One of sixteen "Green Jackets" (student ambassadors) for the school.
Full Name: Michael Alexander Troop... Born: Feb. 3, 1990... Parents: Joe and Cindy Troop (one brother, one sister)... College: Brown.