OUTDOOR: Clocked a season-best 8:45.13 to finish in second place in the 3,000 meters at the Memphis Tiger Invitational ... season-best 33:16.15 in the 10,000 meters at the SEC Championships ... finished sixth with a season-best 9:55.00 in the 3,000 meter steeplechase at the Mississippi Open ... season-best 15:48.99 in the 5,000 meters at the Ole Miss Invitational.
INDOOR: Won the mile run with a season-best 4:24.66 at the Arkansas State Kickoff Klassic ... finished fourth in the 5,000 meters at the Texas A&M Challenge with a season-best 15:15.40 ... also ran a season-best 8:46.88 in the 3,000 meters at the Texas A&M Challenge.
CROSS COUNTRY: Earned SEC All-Freshman honors after placing 25th at the SEC Championships ... helped Ole Miss to a fifth-place result at the SEC Championships, the school's best finish since 1996 ... competed and finished third among Rebels at every meet of the season ... season-best 8K time of 25:03.66 at the SEC Championships ... placed 36th with a 31:35.45 in the 10K at the NCAA South Regional ... placed 14th at the Crimson Classic with an 8K time of 25:21.10 ... placed ninth at the Arkansas Tech Twilight Run with a 4-mile time of 20:37.69 ... helped Ole Miss finish second at the Crimson Classic and the Arkansas Tech Twilight Run.
BEFORE OLE MISS: Attended Simotwo High School in Ainabkoi, Kenya ... recipient of the District Athletic Certificate and Provincial Athletic Certificate in the 5K ... ran the 10K at the Tambach Training Teachers College meet.
PERSONAL: Born October 10, 1988 ... son of Samuel Kiptoo ... enjoys cooking ... plans to pursue a career in medicine.
Ole Miss Athletics Week in ReviewAug. 25-31, 2014Football- No. 18 Ole Miss opened the 2014 season with a 35-13 win over Boise State in the Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game at Atlanta's Georgia Dome.- The Rebels led 7-6 entering the fourth quarter... read more
The SEC Storied documentary "It's Time," centered on the the inspirational friendship between former Vanderbilt football player Brad Gaines and former Ole Miss football player Chucky Mullins, will premiere on Tuesday on the Vanderbilt campus and will debut on... read more
This is a new concept we've created for the Ole Miss Sports Blog that we're calling Observations from the Best Seat in the House. The idea of this weekly feature will be to bring you all some of our observations... read more
The No. 18 Ole Miss football team won the Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game defeating Boise State 35-13. The Rebels move into Southeastern Conference next week with a road test at Vanderbilt from Nashville's LP Field, home of the Tennessee Titans. The... read more
ATLANTA -- Boise State had been the highest scoring team in the nation, averaging 40.2 points per game dating back to the 2000 season. Highlighted by four interceptions, eight tackles for loss and big hits by several different players, the... read more
ATLANTA -- After an up-and-down first half, which included a touchdown and three interceptions, senior quarterback Bo Wallace and the Ole Miss offense found their stride in the second half, particularly in the fourth quarter. Leading 7-6 early in the... read more
Three areas to watch as Ole Miss opens its 2014 season in the Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game against Boise State from Atlanta's Georgia Dome. Contrast in Experience Boise State has one of the youngest teams in the country with 67 freshmen... read more
Here are three pieces to keep in mind as we look ahead to the Ole Miss volleyball team's season-opening weekend in Buffalo, New York, starting with Canisius on Friday morning, the first of four matches over three days at the... read more
For high school football players in Georgia, all roads lead to the Georgia Dome and the state championships. For a handful of Rebels, those roads lead home, as Ole Miss opens the 2014 season against Boise State in the Chick-fil-A... read more
ESPN.com's Brett McMurphy asked each of the 65 coaches from the Power Five conferences to describe their team in one word. Ole Miss head coach Hugh Freeze's word? Relentless. The same can be said of the Ole Miss defense. And... read more
After playing 110 minutes in a 1-1 draw with Georgia on Friday night, Ole Miss responded with a gutsy 1-0 win over Iowa State on Sunday afternoon. The defense, led by senior goalkeeper Kelly McCormick was the story of the... read more
Big time crowd for @SECNetwork live sports event debut. Record attendance of 1,823 for @OleMissSoccer Let's finish strong.-- Ross Bjork (@RossBjorkAD) August 23, 2014 Ole Miss kicked off the 2014 season in thrilling fashion, rallying to a 1-1 draw with... read more