Had a successful freshman campaign competing in the mile run, 1,000-meter, and 3,000-meter...placed 10th at the Big 12 Championships in the mile run with a time of 4:11.71...ran a season-best time of 2:31.66 to place second in the Texas Tech Open with a time of 2:31.66 in the 1,000-meter run...ran a season-best time of 8:23.12 to place 28th at the Big 12 Championships in the 3,000-meter run.
2011 CROSS COUNTRY:
Advanced to the Mountain Regional Championship (11/12/11)...Finished the 6K event with
a time of 32:44.0 (73rd).
Three Top 15 finishes...Finished 3rd in the 1000M at the Texas Tech Open (2/17/11) with a time of 2:36.29...Finished 10th in the DMR at the Tyson Invitational (2/11/11) with a time of 10:29.76...Finished 15th in the Mile at the Big 12 Championships (2/25/11) with a time of 4:23.67 in the prelims.
Ran track and played baseball ... Won state in both the 3200M and 1600M in 2010 ... Threw a no-hitter as a junior and was named Defensive MVP ... Fifth place at the state cross country meet.
Born Reid Strong on March 5, 1992 ... Son of Jimmy and Kathy Strong ... Has three siblings ... Father ran track at the University of Texas ... Enjoys fishing, hunting, reading the bible and singing hymns ... Majoring in biology.