Vaughn also shines as Mavericks host 36th annual event
AT UT ARLINGTON Indoor Highlights: 2012
Earned a fourth-place finish in the mile run at the SLC Championships with a season-best clocking of 4:14.12.
Had a trio of runner-up showings throughout the year.
Finished second in the mile at both the J.D. Martin Invitational (4:23.07) and the Varsity Apartments Invitational (4:19.00).
Also took second in the 800 meters (1:54.13) at the Oklahoma Invitational.
Took third in the mile run with a time of 4:23.54 at the Oklahoma Sooner Open I.
Placed second in the mile run with a season-best time of 4:19.88 in the Houston Indoor Invitational.
Came in second at the Varsity Apartments Shocker Quad in the mile run (4:20.61).
Competed in the SLC Indoor Championships in the mile run, finishing in 4:41.82.
Outdoor Highlights: 2012
Reached the finals of the 1500 meters at the Southland Conference Championships, where he placed 10th (3:57.65).
Had a season-best time of 1:54.18 at the Leon Johnson Invitational.
Ran his best 1500m time of the year at the Beach Invitational (3:53.92).
Competed in three events at the Texas Relays, the 1500 meters, 4x800 relay and distance medley relay.
Narrowly missed scoring for the Mavericks with a ninth-place finish in the 1500m at the SLC Outdoor Championships following his best time of the season (3:55.51).
Was the runner up in the 1500m at the North Texas Spring Classic with a time of 4:05.09.
Placed fourth in the 1500m with a time of 4:02.74 at the Horned Frog Invitational.
Took fifth in the 800m with a time of 1:57.17 at the Northwestern State Invitational.
Placed fifth in the 1500m at the Michael Johnson Classic with a time of 4:01.58.
Cross Country Highlights: 2011
Competed in two events for the Mavericks, with his best time being a 21:34 at the Baylor Invitational.
Finished 29th at the UTA Season Opener in 22:39.
Did not compete in the 2010 cross country season.
Named high school's Track & Field/Cross Country Athlete of the Year.
Qualified for regional meet in the 800m and 1600m as a junior.
District champion in the 800m as a senior and also qualified for the state meet.
Placed fourth at the state meet in the 1600m, recording a personal-best time of 4:18.42.
Other personal records include 1:58.35 in the 800m, 4:30.29 in the mile, 10:50.02 in the 3200m, 16:34 in the 3-mile and 17:57.33 in the 5000m.
Born Jan. 22, 1992, in Fort Knox, Kan.
Is the son of Colin and Marilyn Hilliman.
Majoring in Kinesiology.
Earned Department Award of Excellence in English in high school.
Part of the National Honor Society in high school.