2009 Cross Country
Ran in five meets during the season... opened the season with an 18th place (23:48) finish at the TCU Season Opener... competed at the SLC Meet 8K where he finished 72nd (28:21)... Indoor: Qualified for the SLC Championships in the 800m after his second place (1:55.57) performance in the No. 2 heat at the Wichita Varsity Apartments Shocker... Outdoor: Ran 2:03.22 in the 800m at the UTA Bobby Lane Invite.
Comes to UT Arlington after earning All-Northern Californa Junior College honors at DeAnza Community College. He is a former 800-meter conference champion and posted a career-best 1:57.07 in the 800 meters. It was the second-fastest time in Northern California in 2007...A two-sport athlete, Rous also earned two letters in baseball...Rous helped his high school teams capture two Class 4A district championships and one Class 5A title.
Son of Daryl and Terri Rous...father Daryl ran for Barton County CC and Fort Hays State, earning All-American honors during the 1978 Indoor Season...has a twin sister, Sarah, who dances professionally for Ballet San Jose.