Justin Adame
Justin Adame
Height: 5-7
Year: Junior
Hometown: Corpus Christi, Texas
High School: Carroll HS
Position: Distance

2012 OUTDOOR TRACK (SOPHOMORE): Finished third at the Border Olympics (3/3) in the 5k with a time of 16:02.52 … set a new personal record with the eighth best time in Islanders history in the 5k at the Victor Lopez Rice Classic (3/23) with a time of 14:56.14 to qualify for the Southland Conference Championships. 

2012 INDOOR TRACK (SOPHOMORE): Ran a season-best time of 8:51.41 to place fourth in the men’s 3k at the Jeff Davis Bank McNeese Indoor Meet (2/3) … finished the 5k with a time of 15:10.5 to place eighth at the Indoor Southland Conference Championships (2/24) … finished fifth at the McNeese State Cowboy Indoor Meet (1/13) with a time of 9:01.81 in the 3k. 

2011 CROSS COUNTRY (SOPHOMORE): Teamed up at the UTPA Bronc Relays (9/2) with Brandon Lacy to finish third with a time of 38:16 … finished 17th in the men’s 5k at the Rice Invite (9/16) with a time of 17:32 … placed fourth at the Islander Splash (9/23) in the men’s 8k with a time of 26:42 … performed a season-best time of 26:14.8 in the men’s 8k at the Southland Conference Championships (10/31) … ran in seven events during the season.

2011 OUTDOOR (FRESHMAN): Finished second at the Cactus Cup (3/19) and the J. Fred Duckett Twilight (4/23) in the 5K with times of 16:13.12 and 15:14.34, respectively … recorded a season best at the Victor Lopez Classic in the 1500 meter run with a time of 4:10.29.

2011 INDOOR (FRESHMAN): Placed fifth in the one mile at the McNeese Cowboy Indoor Meet (1/14) … finished sixth at the Texas Tech Invitational (1/21) in the 5000 meter run with a time of 16:10.46 to place him in 10th place in the Islanders men’s top 10 … finished 16th at the Houston Open (2/5) in the one mile.

2010 CROSS COUNTRY (FRESHMAN): Ran in four meets during the season ... his best finish was 11th at the Islanders Splash (9/24) with a time of 27:02 ... finished 16th at the Ricardo Romo/Six Flags Fiesta Texas Classic (9/17) clocking in at 15:31.0 ... crossed the finished line in 34th place at the Southland Conference Championships (10/28) with a time of 26:51.4.

HIGH SCHOOL: Ran at Carroll High School in Corpus Christi, Texas for Robert Arredondo ... named All-State in 2007 and 2008 ... individual state finalist all four years ... won district titles all four years ... regional champion his sophomore year ... state finalist with team during his freshman, sophomore and senior year ... finished third in the region his junior year ... best time in the mile was 4:25 and 9:44 in the two-mile run his senior year ... finished 11th individually at the state meet his junior year.

PERSONAL: Born Justin Adame on Oct. 21, 1991, in Corpus Christi, Texas ... son of Darrell and Vicki Keener ... has two sisters Shelly and Sarah ... major is biomedical science.