2005 INDOOR: ... High Jump ... cleared a season-best 6'-11.5" at the Wes Kittley classic ... jumped a 6'-9.5" at the Wes Kittley marked a height of 6'-8.75" at the Big 12 Championships.
2004 OUTDOOR: Competed in the high jump ... regional qualifier in the high jump ...all-region in the high jump ... all-conference in the high jump ... HIGH JUMP ...jumped a season-best 7'-1" at Regionals for an eighth-place finish ... jumped 7'-0.50" at the Texas Relays for an eighth-place finish ... earned all-conference honors with a sixth-place finish at the Big 12 Championships, clearing 6'-10.75" ... finished first at the TTU Invitational with a jump of 6'-9.75" ... turned in a mark of 6'-8.75" at both that Michael Johnson Invitational and UTEP Invitational for third-place finishes ... jumped 6'-8" at the ACU Open and ASU Relays ... won at the Open and finished third at the Relays.
2004 INDOOR: Competed in the high jump with all-conference honors ... finished eighth at the Big 12 Championships with a height of 6'-8.75" ... had a season-best mark of 6'-9.75" for a third-place finish at the Red Raider Invitational ...at the Tyson Invitational, finished 10th clearing a height of 6'-8.75" ... jumped 6'-7.5" and 6'-5.5", respectively, at the Red Raider Classic and the Texas Tech Quad finishing seventh and third.
2003 OUTDOOR: 2003 Big 12 Champion in high jump, along with an all-region honor ... turned in a regional qualifying mark in every meet competed in ... had back to back first place finishes at the UTSA and Texas Tech Invitational with heights of 7'-1.5" and 6'-10.75" ... finished fourth at the Texas Relays with a mark of 7'-1.75" ... tied for fourth at the Drake Relays, jumping a height of 6'-10.75" ... took gold at the ACU Open with a mark of 7'-0.25" ... season best mark came at the Big 12 Championships for a gold medal with a height of 7'-2.5", also a personal best ... jump earned him all-conference honors and was the second best in school history ... finished second at Midwest Regional with a mark of 7'-1" ... National qualifier.
2003 INDOOR: All-conference high jumper ... jumped to a second-place finish with a height of 6'-11" at the Red Raider Classic ... tied for second at the Husker Invitational with a mark of 7'-0.25" ... tied for eighth at the Big 12 Championships with a height of 6'-11.75".
2002 OUTDOOR: Cleared 6'-6" at the Big 12 Championships...cleared 6'9" in a fourth-place finish at the ACU Open ...finished second in the high jump with a height of 6'8.75" at the Texas Tech Open ... led the competition with a first place finish in the high jump clearing 6'-8" at the Michael Johnson/SW Bell Classic ... cleared a height of 6'-10", finishing fourth in the high jump at the UTEP Invitational ... soared to a first place finish with a height of 6'-8" in the high jump at the Texas Tech Invitational ... jumped to a fifth place finish in the high jump, 6'8" at the Longhorn Invitational.
2002 INDOOR: Jumped 6'-8" at the Big 12 Championships ... equaled a season best height of 6'-9" at the Red Raider Classic ... cleared 6'-5" in the high jump at the Texas Tech Classic ... earned second in the high jump at the Texas Tech Open with a height of 6'-9" ... placed second in the high jump with clearing 6'-8.75" at the Texas Tech Early Bird.
HIGH SCHOOL: 2001 graduate of Vernon High School in Vernon, Texas ... member of basketball team in which he received Most Improved Player award in 2001 ... member of track team where he stayed undefeated through the state meet ... finished fourth at National Scholastic Junior's meet ... personal best in high jump was 7'-1.25".
PERSONAL: Born 7-13-83, in Vernon, Texas ... son of Douglas and Barbara Pharis ... father is a graduate of Midwestern State University and mother a graduate of Vernon Regional Junior College ... has one brother, Jason ... majoring in mass communications.