James Maglasang
James Maglasang

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Paducah, Ky.

High School:
St. Mary's High School

Event:
Distance

Birthdate:
11/18/1991

Awards:
Tiger 3.0 Club (Fall 2012); Dean's List (Fall 2012); C-USA Commissioner's Academic Honor Roll (2012)


Three- Time Cross Country All-Conference Performer
Track and Field All-Conference Performer
Two Time Conference USA Cross Country All-Academic Team Selection
Silver Medal- 2012 C-USA Indoor Track and Field Championships

2013 Cross Country
Competed in six meets for the Tigers ... Earned All-American Athletic Conference honors placing third overall at the American Conference Championship with a season best 8K time of 23:32.00 ... Was the top-finisher for Memphis at the Pre-National Invitational with an 8K time of 24:10.10 ... Placed fourth overall at the Rhodes Invitational with an 8K time of 25:26.00 ... Took ninth at the Commodore Classic running an 8K of 25:24.30 ... Top finisher for the Tigers at the NCAA South Regional placing 34th overall in the 10K at 30:56.60 ... Placed fifth at the Brooks Memphis Twilight clocking a time of 21:38.50 on the 4.2 mile course.

2013 Outdoor
Notched five top-10 finishes running in the 1,500m, 3,000m and 5,000m ... Ran a season-best time in the 1,500m of 3:54.08 taking fifth place at the War Eagle Invitational ... Recorded a personal-best of 8:27.14 in the 3,000m in his seventh place finish at the Vanderbilt Black and Gold Invitational ... Placed second in the 5,000m at the Louisiana Classics in a time of 15:20.26.

2013 Indoor
Recorded a combined four top-10 finishes running in the 800m, mile run and 3,000m ... Placed sixth in the 3,000m at the Samford Multi and Invite running a personal-best of 8:32.42 ... At the John Craft Invitational, took second in the mile run clocking a time of 4:18.43 ... Ran a season-best time in the mile run of 4:15.44 (30th) at the Meyo Invitational ... Placed fifth in the 800m at the John Craft Invitational crossing the line at 2:00.15.

2012 Cross Country
Named to the Conference USA Cross Country All-Academic Team ... Earned All-Conference USA honors with a 13th place finish of 25:02.70 in the 8K at the C-USA Cross Country Championships ... Crossed the line second for the Tigers at the NCAA South Regional Championships with a 37th-place finish in the 10K (31:51.50) ... Scored an individual win for the third year in a row at the Rhodes College Invitational notching an 8K time of 25:09.00 ... Placed sixth at the Brooks Memphis Twilight Classic with at four-mile run time of 20:48.85 earning C-USA Cross Country Male Athlete of the Week (9/4/12) honors.

2012 Outdoor
Placed first at the Memphis Invitational in the 1,500m with a time of 3:54.03 ... Ran a personal record in the 1,500m at the Mt. Sac Relays at a time of 3:52.33 ... Set a new personal record in the 800m of 1:53.52 at the C-USA Outdoor Championships.

2012 Indoor
Finished first at the UAB Blazer Invitational in the 3,000m with at personal-record time of 8:35.51 ... Ran a personal-record in the mile run at the Gladstein Invitational with a time of 4:12.06 ... As a member of the 4 x 800 relay team took first place at the Gladstein Invitational with a time of 7:54.45 ... Won silver and took All-C-USA second-team honors as a member of the men's distance medley relay team at the C-USA Indoor Championships with at time of 10:00.72.

2012 Cross Country
Posted five top-15 finishes ... Won the Rhodes Invitational (25:05) and was honored as the C-USA Men's Cross Country Athlete of the Week for that performance ... Placed eighth at the Memphis Twilight Classic (20:20.25) ... Finished 11th at the Crimson Classic (25:30.33) and 15th at both the Commodore Classic (25:30.33) and C-USA Championships (24:39.0) ... Earned All-C-USA third team honors for his 15th-place showing ... Finished 36th at the NCAA South Regional (32:29.20) ... Earned C-USA Cross Country All-Academic Team distinction.

2011 Outdoor
Accomplished middle and long-distance runner picked up three top-five's as a freshman ... Earned season's best finish of second place at the SEMO Invite, with a 4:00.26 1500m run ... In the 5000m, set a personal-best at the War Eagle Invite with a fourth-place, 15:02.98 run ... Season-best 1500m run was a 3:54.06 mark at the John McDonnell Invite, where he finished 25th ... Was third in the 1500m at the Tiger Invitational with a 3:58.86 run.

2011 Indoor
Ran well during his first indoor season ... Was runner-up in the mile run at the EIU Mega Meet with a 4:25.08 mark ... Set personal-bests in the 800m run (2:00.18) and the mile (4:19.18) at the SIU McDonald's; he finished eighth in the 800m and fifth in the mile run ... Set personal-best 3000m run at the Hoosier Hills with an 8:42.08 run.

2010 Cross Country
Picked up the Tigers first individual victory in cross country in six years at the Rhodes Invitational to highlight a stellar freshman campaign ... Also had a top-10 at the UALR Invite in the 5k ... Season-best 8k was at the Memphis Twilight, with a 25:14.82 mark.

Prior to Memphis
2008 Class A Kentucky State Champion in cross country after being runner-up in 2007 ... Was runner-up at the 2007 state track championships in the 3200m run ... Was named to the All-State Academic Team all four years of high school in both cross country and track and field.

Personal
Son of Robert and Camille Maglasang ... Birthday is Nov. 18.

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