Strong finishes for Mavericks in Gold Division race
AT UT ARLINGTON
Cross Country Highlights 2012
Earned second-team All-Western Athletic Conference accolades.
Placed eighth at the conference meet with an 8k time of 24:51.38.
Also had top-10 finishes at the UTA Season Opener (15:19.4) and Louisiana Tech Mook 4 (19:42).
Finished 25th at the Notre Dame Invitational with a 5-mile time of 25:20.
Competed in four events during the season.
Placed 49th in the Southland Conference Championships with an 8K time of 27:30.
Finished 82nd at the NCAA South Central Regional with a 10K clocking of 33:45.
Indoor Highlights 2013
Took the bronze-medal position in the mile at the WAC Indoor Championships with a time of 4:20.63.
Had a season-best mile time (4:12.06) in a sixth-place showing at the Bill Bergan Invitational.
Came in 12th in the 3000m at the league meet with a clocking of 9:01.94.
Placed third in the mile run at the SLC Championships with a season-best time of 4:12.57.
Was victorious in the mile at the Varsity Apartments Invitational (4:17.95).
Also won the 800 meters at the Oklahoma Invitational in 1:53.64.
Outdoor Highlights 2013
Broke a 14-year-old school record in the 3000m steeplechase by posting a time of 8:51.36 at the NCAA West Preliminary Round.
Placed 20th in the event in his first-ever trip to the NCAA prelims.
Was the Western Athletic Conference champion in the 3000m steeplechase with a time of 9:10.49, earning first-team all-league honors.
Was the runner up in the steeplechase at the Beach Invitational with a time (8:54.75) that qualified him for the NCAA West Prelims.
Scored points in two events, the steeplechase and the 1500 meters at the Southland Conference Championships.
Ran a 9:18.03 in the 3000m steeplechase at the SLC Outdoor Championships to finish fifth.
Had his season-best effort in the steeplechase at the Mt. SAC Relays (9:02.17), the fourth-fastest time in school history.
Reached the finals of the 1500 meters at the SLC meet, where he ran a 3:54.12 to place seventh.
Posted a season-best clocking of 3:51.62 in the 1500 at the Beach Invitational.
Ran a 9:03 steeplechase at the European Junior Championships.
Top times included 1:54.68 in 800m, 3:56.61 in 1500m and 5:52.50 in 2000m steeplechase.
Born April 9, 1992.
Son of Anki Blomberg.