Frano Will Look to Improve on His 800 Meter Time on Saturday at South Alabama
Gibbons' Career Best Performances
Cross Country: Competed in all six of the team's meets...was among the top five Tulane finishers in five of the team's meets...competed at the NCAA South Central Regional (11/12) and ran 35:32.40 over the 10K course...posted a season-best time of 27:13.40 in the 8K at the Conference USA Championships (10/31)...also ran 28:15.26 at the Georgia Invitational (9/3) and 28:29.82 at the Crimson Classic (10/15) over eight-kilometers...posted a time of 21:25.00 over four miles at the McNeese Cowboy Stampede (10/15)...crossed the finish line in 19:18.00 at the Rice Invitational (9/16) over 5.5-kilometers.
Outdoor Track and Field: Competed in five of the team's eight meets...ran the 800 and 1500 meter events...ranked third on the team in the 1500 meter and fifth in the 800 meter...owned the fifth fastest time on the team in the 1500 meter and held the seventh, eighth, ninth and tenth fastest times, as well...ran the ninth and tenth fastest times on the squad in the 800 meter...ran a season-best time of 4:08.99 in the 1500 meter at the Lion Invitational (4/20)...ran 4:11.05 in 1500 meters at the LSU Relays (3/23) and went 4:11.64 at the Conference USA Championships (5/13)...also ran 4:13.81 at the South Alabama Invitational (4/14) and 4:13.95 at the Golden Eagle Classic (4/28) in the 1500...covered 800 meters in 2:04.08 at the Golden Eagle Classic (4/28) and 2:04.32 at the Lion Invitational (4/20).
Earned Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll and was a member of the Tulane 3.0 Club.
About Cody Gibbons
Prep: Lettered all four seasons in cross country for head coach Michael Rivera and four years in track and field for coaches Berrnie Blue and Michael Rivera...was selected as team captain during his senior season in cross country...earned All-St. Johns River Athletic Conference three times in cross country, garnering the distinction as a sophomore, junior and senior...earned All-District and All-Region selection during his senior season in cross country...helped the Panthers to the FHSAA 2A District 5 Championship as a senior...while on the track, earned All-District and All-Region accolades in the 1600-meter run during his junior and senior seasons...was an All-Region honoree in the 800-meter run during his senior season.
Personal: Born Cody Mason Gibbons on May 22, 1993...the son of Jeff and Melissa Gibbons...has one brother.