Michael Barrows
Michael Barrows

Hometown:
Flint, Mich.

High School:
Powers Catholic HS

Event:
Distance

Eligibility:
RS Senior


PERSONAL BESTS

as of Tuesday, January 12, 2010

Cross Country
cc6k 19:38.5h SIU-Early '08
cc8k 25:08.2h Pre-Nats '06
cc10k 33:30.0h XC Regls '05
Indoor
Mile 4:08.91
5000m 14:56.26
1000m 2:34.20
3000m 8:30.27
Outdoor
800m 1:56.83
1500m 3:46.58
5000m 14:53.49
Steeple 9:08.77
4x1600 16:34.35

POST-SEASON HISTORY

NCAA Midwest Region XC Championships
10km CC Run
2005 FR 33:30.0h 86
Big 12 Championships
1500m Run
2006 FR 3:55.72 15
5000m Run
2006 FR 14:59.04 16
Big 12 Cross Country Championships
8k CC Run
2005 FR 25:54.0h 61
2006 SO 26:40.0h 68
2007 JR 27:00.9hA 73
2008 SR 25:47.7h 51
Big 12 Indoor Championships
Mile Run
2005 FR 4:08.91 10
2006 SO 4:21.74 14
3000m Run
2005 FR 8:34.57 32
2006 SO 8:46.28 45

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

  • Academic All-Big 12

YEAR-BY-YEAR

2009:
Indoor: Posted season-best times of 2:34.20 in the 1,000m run, 4:08.91 in the mile run and 8:30.50 in the 3,000m run, doing so at the MU-KU dual meet, Iowa State Classic and Big 12 Championships, respectively. Outdoor: NCAA Mideast Regional qualifier ... Clocked a personal-best time of 9:08.77 in the 3,000m steeplechase at the John McDonnell Invitational, the 10th-best time ever by a Mizzou athlete in the 3,000m steeplechase ... Also set a personal-record time of 3:46.58 in the 1,500m run at the Billy Hayes Invitational.

2008:
Cross Country: Placed as team's seventh at the Big 12 Championships (51st) ... Mizzou's first finisher at the SIU Early Bird (4th overall) and the Missouri Cross Country Challenge (2nd) ... was squad's fifth scorer at the Roy Griak Invitational and Pre-National Invitational. Outdoor: Did not compete. Indoor: Did not compete.

2007:
Cross Country: Raced in two races while recovering from injury ... finished 10th overall at the Bradley Classic, just 13 seconds shy of a personal record at 25:21 ... ran at the Big 12 Championships, finishing the 8K trek in 27:00.8, and in 73rd overall. Outdoor: Set a personal best of 9:07.70 in the 3000-meter run at the Missouri Relays ... Took home ninth place at the Botts Invite in the 800m and 1500m. Indoor: Did not compete.

2006:
Cross Country: Finished fourth at the Missouri Cross Country Challenge in September ... Crossed the line in 68th at the Big 12 Championships outside of Lawrence, Kan. ... Finished 135th at the Pre-NCAA Invitational with a personal best 8K time of 25:08.2. Outdoor: Placed 15th at 1500 meters and 16th at 5000 meters at the Big 12 Championships ... ran a season best 5000-meter time at the Stanford Invitational, running 14:53.49 ... placed fifth as part of a three-freshman 4x1600-meter relay at the Drake Relays as the squad clocked a 16:34.35. Indoor: Finished 14th in the Mile run at the Big 12 Championships (4:21.74), 45th in the 3000m (8:46.28) ... caputred a new personal best in the 3000-meter run at the Meyo Invitational, clocking 8:30.27.

2005:
Cross Country: Registered a 61st-place finish at the Big 12 Championships (25:54) and was 83rd at the NCAA Regional ... placed second overall at the Missouri Cross Country Challenge with season-best 8k time of 25:45.3. Outdoor: Redshirt season. Indoor: Had one of the best runs by a Tiger freshman all-time with a 10th-place showing in the Mile run at the Big 12 Championships, clocking 4:08.91 ... had a season-best 3000-meter run at the Meyo Invitational with a time of 8:34.07 ... ran the 5000 meters at the Iowa State Classic, having a time of 14:56.26.

2004:
Cross Country: Redshirt season.

High School:
Was All-Conference and All-County for all four years for his Chargers in cross country ... part of the All-State team in 2002 and was a Team Michigan Qualifier for the Meet of Champions ... on the track, twice finished second at the state championship in the 3200-meter run and was part of school record breaking 4x800 team ... three- time conference champion ... helped lead team to three conference championships and to a third-place state finish in 2002 ... high school PRs: 1600m, 4:26; 3200m, 9:22; 800m, 1:57; XC 5k, 16:00.

Personal:
Son of John & Angie Barrows ... Graduated with a BSBA - Marketing in May 2008 and is currently pursuing Master of Business Administration ... carded a high school GPA of 3.8 ... four-time Academic All-State ... club team, Rotpac Racing Team, Oxford, Mich.; high school coach, Michael Gould ... father a financial advisor, mother a registered nurse ... born October 4, 1985 in Flint, Mich.

More Headlines
Online Stores
TIGERS
Official Store
Official Online
AUCTIONS

Top Videos
Schedules
Download Schedules:   Add to calendar

Follow us!

Shelter Insurance
Fan Poll
 

Where will Football finish in the SEC East?
 
 
Back-to-Back Champs!
 
2nd
 
3rd
 
4th
 
5th
 
6th
 
7th