Valentinas Rudys
Valentinas Rudys
Height: 6-1
Year: Junior
Hometown: Vilnius, Lithuania
High School: Abraomas Kulvietis Secondary School
Position: Distance

2012 CROSS COUNTRY (SOPHOMORE): Participated in three meets … teamed up with Daniel Barlow to record a second-place finish at the Rio Grande Valley Classic (8/31) … clocked a time of 17:51 in the 6k at the Rice Invitational (9/14).

2012 OUTDOOR TRACK (FRESHMAN): Set four all-time records including a fourth all-time record in the 800m with a time of 1:51.98 set at the Southland Conference Championships (5/12) … led the men’s 4X800 relay team to a school record finish with a time of 7:38.56 at the Texas Relays (3/29) … ran the third-leg of the men’s Distance Medley Relay team to a school record time of 9:52.89 at the Texas Relays (3/31).

2012 INDOOR TRACK (FRESHMAN): Qualified for Southland Conference Championships with a time of 1:57.29 in the men’s 800m at the Cowboy Indoor Invite (1/13) … clocked a personal-best time of 1:55.74 in the 800m at the Southland Conference Championships (2/26) to place second all-time … recorded a time of 4:23.21 in the  men’s 1600m at the Cowboy Indoor Invite (1/13) … led the men’s Distance Medley Relay team with a time of 10:26.75 at the Southland Conference Championships (2/26).

2011 CROSS COUNTRY (FRESHMAN): Finished third in the men’s 8k run with a time of 26:28.6 at the Grass Routes Grand Prix (9/30) … recorded a personal-best time of 26:13.5 in the men’s 8k at the Southland Conference Championships (10/31) … clocked a personal-best time of 32:12.7 at the Chile Pepper Cross Country (10/15) … competed in three out of four meets.

HIGH SCHOOL: Ran for Irena Jefimova at Abraomas Kulvietis Secondary School in Vilnius, Lithuania.

PERSONAL: Born Valentinas Rudys on Feb. 14, 1992, in Vilnius, Lithuania … parents are Valdimantas Rudys and Rasa Rudiene ... has two siblings ... major is economics.