The 24 summer graduates will join the 117 Tide student-athletes who graduated following the fall and spring semesters, pushing the athletics department's graduation tally to 141 for the 2011-12 academic year
Graduate Student (2011-12) Outdoor Season Came in 26th in the preliminaries of the 800 meters at the SEC Championships with an 800-meter time of 1:56.39 ... recorded a 1:57.02 in the 800 meters to finish 19th at the Auburn War Eagle Invitational ... ran the 1,500 meters with a time of 3:58.91 to finish 11th at the Bulls Invitational.
Indoor Season Finished with a 4:18.58 in the mile prelims at SEC Championships for a personal best ... recorded a personal best at the Texas A&M Invitational in the 1,000 meters with a time of 1:54.22 ... ran the opening leg of the distance medley relay that finished third at the Auburn Invitational in 10:18.24.
Cross Country Came in 26th with a personal best of 26:19.50 at the 8-kilometer Commodore Classic ... finished 40th in his first cross country race with a time of 27:17.49 at the 8-kilometer Georgia Invitational.
Prior to Alabama Graduated from Loughborough University and will attend Alabama as a graduate student with one year of eligibility remaining ... in 2011 had a season best of 1:52.05 in the 800 meters at the indoor Aviva European Trials & UK Championships ... finished third in the 1,500 meters at the McCain City Challenge with a time of 3:53.03 ... finished fifth at the England Senior Championships in the 800 meters with a time of 1:51.76 ... posted a personal best of 1:48.85 in the 800 meters at the BMC Nike Elite Meet to finish sixth in 2008.
Personal Is pursuing a graduate degree in marketing ... received a first-class degree in sports science management from Loughborough University ... is the son on Jean and Nick Blake.