Competed in the 1,500-meter run, and the 5,000 meter run...captured a first place finish in the 5,000-meter run at the Texas Tech Open on 4/14 with a time of 15:59.65...ran a season-best time of 4:11.83 in the 1,500-meter run to place 10th at the West Texas A&M Open...ran a season-best time of 15:57.33 in the 5,000-meter run to place 3rd at the Red Raider Open (5/5).
Competed in the mile and 3,000-meter run..ran a season-best time of 4:38.30 to place 22nd in the mile at the Red Raider Open (2/4)...ran a season-best time of 9:08.77 in the 3,000-meter run to place 16th at the Red Raider Open.
Placed fourth at the HSU Invite (3/26/11) in the 1500M with a time of 4:19.61 and placed sixth in the 800M with a time of 2:07.97...Finished 13th in the TTU Open (4/2/11) in the 1500M with a time of 4:19.87.
Two top five finishes...placed fourth in the 3000M at the Texas Tech Open (2/5/11) with a time of 9:22.92...placed fifth at the Texas Tech Quad. (2/17/11) in the 3000M with a time of 9:22.18.
Played basketball and golf while running track and cross country and Big Spring High ... member of the third place in 2007 and fifth place team in 2008 at the state cross country team ... named all-state in the 3200M in 2009.
PERSONAL: Born Kade Evan Parker on October 3, 1990 ... son of Stan and Shelley Parker ... has one sister Chelsey ... enjoys video games and ultimate frisbee ... majoring in mechanical engineering.