Women improve and men repeat at C-USA championships in Mississippi
Mark Manion and Paige Callahan set to lead Green Wave in Mississippi
Men's team placed 12th and women's team unable to finish with Turlington dropping out of race
Both teams hope to repeat their Top 5 performances from last week
Paige Callahan takes first place for her first individual win
|Yohanan's Career Best Performances|
|800 Meter||1:54.51 (4/27/13)|
|1,500 Meter||4:08.56 (3/2/13)|
Cross Country: Competed in all five meets during his freshman campaign ... posted a career best during his first meet as a Greenie - at the Azalea City Classic - by running 27:00.21, good enough for a 21st place finish (9/15/12) ... finished fourth in the Screamin' Eagle Festival with a time of 28:19.75 (9/22/12) ... was third best on the team during the Disney Classic with a run of 27:44.74 (10/6/12) ... finished the Crimson Classic in 28.55:35 (10/13/12) ... was third on the team during the Conference USA Championships with a run of 27:18.90 (10/27/12)
Outdoor Track and Field: Posted results in ten regular season meets, as well as the Conference USA Outdoor Championships...competed in the 800 meter run, the 1,500 meter run, the 4 x 400 meter relay and the 4 x 800 meter relay...posted a career best 1:54.51 in the 800 meter run at the Samford Invitational (4/27), the second best performance on the season by a Greenie...recorded a time of 1:55.42 in the 800 meter run at the Sun Angel Classic (4/6)...also posted sub 1:56.00 times in the 800 meter run at the South Alabama Invitational (4/13) by running 1:55.86 and at the Conference USA Outdoor Championships (5/11) by running 1:55.99...also competed twice in the 1,500 meter run on the season, setting a personal best of 4:08.56 at the Tulane Team Challenge (3/2) and running a time of 4:13.24 at the Louisiana Classics (3/16/13)...was on one 4 x 400 meter relay team, finishing in 3:31.60 at the Bob Hayes Cowboy Relays (3/9)...on the lone 4 x 800 meter relay team, running in 8:14.00 at the Bob Hayes Cowboy Relays (3/9).
Earned Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll honors.
About Adam Yohanan
Prep: Lettered three years in cross country and track and field while at the Bronx High School of Science...named team captain as senior for cross country and track and field...selected as the MVP in track and field as a junior...earned All-State Honorable Mention in cross country as a senior...holds the school record in the 800m, 1600m, 1000m, and 4x800m relay...was the New York City Public School Champion at the 1600-meter distance...won the New York City championship in the 800-meter...helped team to the cross country, indoor track, and outdoor track titles in the Bronx...awarded the NYC Public School Athletic League Scholar-Athlete Award.
Personal: Born Adam Yohanan on January 13, 1994...the son of Isaac Yohanan and Nancy Greene.