Michael Deren
2007-08 Men's Cross Country
YEAR
Jr.
HOMETOWN
Blasdell, N.Y.
PREVIOUS SCHOOL
Frontier
Michael Deren

2008 Cross Country: Ran in seven meets ... received all-conference

and all-region accolades ... finished fifth at the conference

championships (24:52) and 22nd at the NCAA South Regional (32:15).

2008 Outdoor: Finished first in the 5000m at Furman (15:39.88)

... posted a scoring effort in the 5000m at the conference

championships (15:15.35).

2008 Indoor: Redshirted

2007 Cross Country: Raced in five of the six meets ... selected

to the all-conference team ... finished third at the Atlantic Sun

Championships ... posted three top-5 finishes.

2007 Outdoor: Competed in the 800, 1500, 5000, and 1000-meters

... finished fourth in the 5000-meters and fifth in the 10000 at the

conference championships.

2007 Indoor: Received third team all-conference honors in

the 5000-meters ... finished second in the 3000-meters at the

Appalachian State Invitational.

2006 Cross Country: Won his first-ever collegiate title at the

Gardner-Webb Cross Country Duals, completing the 6K race in 18:59

... was the first Buccaneer runner to cross the finish line in the six

meets he competed in ... named all-conference, placing 9th at the

A-Sun Championships.

2006 Outdoor: Posted a season-best 8:56.34 at the 5000m at the

Milligan Open ... placed fourth at the A-Sun Championships with a

mark of 32:31.02, good for another season best.

2006 Indoor: Finished second in the 3000-meters with a time of

9:08.31 at the Appalachian Invitational ... placed seventh in section

two of the 5000-meters in the Virginia Tech Invitational ... took fifth

in the 5000-meters at the A-Sun Championships.

2005 Cross Country: Ran in three events ... finished ninth at the

Virginia Tech Invitational in collegiate debut... finished 19th at

Atlantic Sun Championships ... finished 59th at NCAA South Regional.

 

Prep: Two-sport competitor in cross country and track ... four-time

letterwinner for cross country, five-time for track ... twice named

Western New York Runner of the Year ... state champion in the 3200

meters as a senior with a time of 9:09.35.

 

Personal: Born on June 22, 1987… son of Richard and Linda

Deren… majoring in math.

MCC NCAA South Regional Tallahassee, Fla.
Nov 14 13 of 22
WCC NCAA South Regional Tallahassee, Fla.
Nov 14 23 of 29
VB ETSU 3 Charleston, S.C.
Nov 14 The Citadel 1
WBB ETSU 81 Final
Nov 14 University of North Carolina at Asheville 68
MBB ETSU 76 F
Nov 14 Valparaiso 90
VB ETSU 3 Macon, Ga.
Nov 15 Mercer University 1
WBB High Point University 76 Final
Nov 17 ETSU 84
MBB Virginia-Wise 66 F
Nov 18 ETSU 111
WBB Appalachian State University 76 Final
Nov 19 ETSU 70
WBB ETSU 79 Final
Nov 21 Saint Francis University 63
VB ETSU Greensboro, N.C.
Nov 22, 12:00 p.m. No. 5 Western Carolina (SoCon Quarterfinal)
MBB UNC Asheville 87 F
Nov 22, 12:00 p.m. ETSU 98
MBB ETSU Rock Hill, S.C.
Nov 24, 7:00 p.m. Winthrop
WBB ETSU Terre Haute, Ind.
Nov 24, 8:00 p.m. Indiana State University
WBB ETSU Bloomington, Ind.
Nov 26, 2:00 p.m. Indiana University
WBB ETSU Blacksburg, Va.
Nov 29, 5:00 p.m. Virginia Tech University
MBB ETSU Morehead, Ky.
Dec 1, 7:00 p.m. Morehead State
WBB ETSU Fairfax, Va.
Dec 3, 5:00 p.m. George Mason University
MBB Western Carolina Freedom Hall
Dec 3, 8:00 p.m. ETSU