Michael Cooley
Michael Cooley


Prichard, Ala.

High School:
M.T. Blount


*INDOOR ALL-AMERICAN, 4x400, 2006*

Collegiate Highlights:

  • Earned All-American honors by anchoring 4x400m indoor team in 2006
  • Set a personal best in the 200m with a 20.54 at the 2006 Mideast Regional
  • Placed 5th and 6th at the 2006 SEC Outdoor Championships in the 200m and 400m dash, respectively
  • Won the 400m dash at the 2006 UTEP Invitational
  • Member of the 4x100m team that finished 2nd at the 2006 Mideast Regional
  • Alabama's leading indoor 200m and 400m runner in 2007 with times of 20.90 and 47.54, respectively
  • Alabama's leading outdoor 200m and 400m runner in 2007 with times of 21.27 and 47.03, respectively
  • Ran a personal best 46.95 in the 400m at the 2008 Husky Invitational
  • Ran a personal best 20.90 in the 200m at the 2007 UTEP Invitational
  • Member of the Tide's 4x100m and 4x400m relay squads
  • 4th in the 200m on Alabama's All-Time Outdoor List
  • 5th in the 400m on Alabama's All-Time Indoor List
  • Member of the #1 Indoor 4x400m team on Alabama's All-Time List

Prep Highlights:

  • Attended M.T. Blount High School
  • Alabama Section 1 runner-up
  • Named Mobile Optimist Runner of the Week
  • Alabama Indoor 400m champion


  • Born November 16, 1985 in Prichard, Alabama
  • Son of Michael Kennedy and Deneen Andrews
  • Majoring in history with a minor in political science