UNC Cross Country Bio
 Jack Driggs
Driggs Driggs 771995


Personal Records:

XC 8K - 24:18 • XC 10K - 31:38.5 • 800 - 1:54 • Mile - 4:07.05 • 1,500 - 3:46.39 • 3,000- 8:25.16  5,000- 15:05

2014 Cross Country: Did not compete during the season.

Redshirt Junior: Competed at the ACC Indoor Championships and placed 19th in the mile and helped the DMR team take third • Helped the DMR take first at the UCS Invitational • Took third in the mile at the Armory Collegiate Invitational • Did not compete during the outdoor season.

Resdshirt Sophomore: Competed at the ACC Cross Country Championships and placed 53rd in 25:16.9 Helped the men's team take first in the DMR at the ACC Indoor Track and Field Championships Finished in third at the Dick Taylor Challenge in the 3,000 Took third at the Armory Collegiate Invitational in the mile Part of the DMR team that finished third at the UCS Invitational  Helped set the school's fifth-fastest time in the DMR at 9:50.19 Did not compete during the outdoor season.

Sophomore: Did not compete during the indoor or outdoor seasons • Raced in five meets for Carolina during the cross country season, including the ACC Championships and the NCAA Southeast Regional • Ran a new personal best in the XC 8K at the Wisconsin Invitational, placing 105th in 24:18 • Earned a season-best finish of fifth at the adidas XC Challenge.

Freshman: Competed three times for the Tar Heels on the cross country team in 2011, including at the Florida Mountain Dew Invitational, the ACC Championships, and the NCAA Southeast Regional Ran a personal best in the ACC Championship 8K cross country final placing 38th Earned All-ACC honors in the indoor mile by placing third in the conference final.

Prep: Earned All-America honors four times in track and twice in cross country • Named All-State five times in track and twice in cross country • Two-time state champion • 2010 Footlocker All-American • 2010 Nike Cross Nationals Finalist • 2010 New Balance Outdoor All-American.

Personal: Jack Spencer Driggs is the son of Paul and Joan Driggs • Participates in the Carolina Leadership Academy • Born August 6, 1993.


Year: Redshirt Junior
Hometown: Elmhurst, Ill.
High School: York Community
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