Rebels Earn Three SEC Titles, Two School Records over Weekend
AT OLE MISS (2013-14):
CROSS COUNTRY: Competed at two meets ... placed 36th at the Brooks Memphis Twilight Classic (4-mile time of 22:02.5) and 108th at the Commodore Classic (8K time of 26:55.4).
OUTDOOR: Placed 17th in the 800 meters at the SEC Championships with a season-best time of 1:51.11 ... finished seventh in the 800 at the LSU Invitational (1:51.36) ... won the 1,500 meters at the Red Wolves Open in a personal-best 4:00.95 ... ran the 800-meter leg of the distance medley relay en route to a win at the Texas Relays in a time of 9:39.51 that ranks them No. 2 in school history ... helped the 4x800 relay team to a third-place finish at the Texas Relays with a time of 7:28.58 that ranks top five in school history ... SEC Academic Honor Roll.
INDOOR: Ran the 800-meter leg as Ole Miss claimed its first SEC distance medley relay title in school history with a time of 9:39.54 that ranks the group No. 2 in school history ... placed 13th in the SEC 800 meters with a personal-best time of 1:51.04 that ranks him fifth in school history ... All-SEC first team.
CROSS COUNTRY: Ran in six meets ... finished 109th at the NCAA South Region Championships (10K time of 32:36.7) ... placed 78th at the SEC Championships (8K time of 26:05.3).
BEFORE OLE MISS: Three-time letterman in cross country and track ... personal bests include 16:23 in the 5K, 1:55.8 in the 800 meters and 4:19.8 in the 1,600 ... earned most valuable athlete in 2013 ... holds the school record in the 1,200 meters ... led his cross country team to district titles in 2011 and 2012 and his track team to a district championship in 2013 ... AP scholar.
PERSONAL: Born Feb. 17, 1995 ... son of Bill and Terrie Spiers ... would like to pursue a career in engineering.
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