Coastal Carolina was the only Big South team that earned the academic honor.
Emily Marchini and Evan Niciphor were top finishers for the Chants.
Letitia Saayman and Joseph Keitt named to Big South All-Conference Team
Lange, Larson, Dennison and Brengal all record personal bests
Emily Marchini takes individual title in women's 5K
Cross Country: 2012 CCU Invitational (Sept. 1, 2012)
2011 - Big South Cross Country All-Academic Team
Cross Country Personal Records
8K - 27:10 (2011 Big South Championship)
10K - 35:11.22 (2012 NCAA Southeast Regional)
2012 Cross Country: Helped the Chants win the CCU Invitational by finishing 12th overall in 16:30 ... Crossed fourth for the Chants at the Blue Ridge Mountain Open in 27:27 and fifth for the team at the Big South Championship in 27:47 ... Set a 10K personal record at the NCAA Southeast Regional, crossing the line in 35:11.
2012 Outdoor Track & Field: Posted a season-best time of 2:00.37 in the 800m at the Duke Invitational ... Placed eighth in the 1,500m with a season-best time of 4:04.85 at the Weems Baskin Relays ... Finished second in the 1,500m at the Chanticleer Classic with a time of 4:07.30 ... Crossed the finish line in 4:08.57 in the preliminary round of the 2012 Big South Championship meet ... Named to the 2011-12 Big South Presidential Honor Roll.
2011 Cross Country: Named to the Big South All-Academic team ... Finished fifth with a time of 16:23.82 at the 5k Gamecock Open to help the Chanticleers capture the meet title ... Posted an 8k time of 27:13 at the Coastal Carolina Invitational/Big South Preview ... Finished the 8k Paul Short Run in 28:04 ... Ran a 27:36.3 at the 8k Blue Ridge Mountain Open ... Turned in an 8k personal-best with a 27:10 at the 2012 Big South Championship ... Crossed the finish line in 35:21.4 to record a 10k personal-best at the NCAA Southeast Regional.
2011 Outdoor Track & Field: Consistently the Chanticleers top freshman mid-distance performer... Kicked off the season with a third place finish in both the 1,500 (4:03.48) and 800m (2:01.48) at the Battle of the Beaches... Placed 11 of the 50 competitor field in with a time of 2:01.04 in the 800m at the Coastal Carolina Invitational for the Chants top 800m time of the season... Turned in season-best time of 16:35.78 in the 5,000m at the Big South Championship meet ... Named to the 2010-11 Big South Presidential Honor Roll.
2010 Cross Country: Competed in five meets for the Chanticleers... Crossed the finish line in 16:32 at the Gamecock Open for his best 5k time of the season... Turned in his best 8k time of 25:24.39 at the Big South Championship Meet... Finished 22nd in the 6k Coastal Carolina Invitational with a time of 20:24.90.
Prior to Coastal Carolina: Four year letterwinner in cross country and track for the Sabres...Finished 4th in the 1600 meters at the 2009 North Carolina Outdoor State meet...Placed 4th in the 2009 North Carolina Indoor State championships for 1000 meter run...Named to North Carolina All-Region first team for junior and senior seasons...North Carolina All-Conference cross country runner his sophomore, junior and senior seasons...South Mecklenburg track MVP all four years...Holds personal best of 4:20.18 in the 1600 meters.
Personal: Full Name: Thomas Cameron Wells...Son of Tom & Liz Wells...Majoring in Recreation and Sport Management.