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2007-2008 Men's Track Roster


Chris Travis

Class: SR
Position: Distance
Height: 6-6
Weight: 191 pounds
Previous School: Oakland HS
Hometown: Murfreesboro, Tenn.

2007-08
XC:
Participated in just three events, placing 75th at UTC Powerade Invitational in 19:09 (5K), 296th at Louisville Classic in 29:34.50 (8K) and 13th at FrontRunner Invitational in 17:44 (5K).
Indoor: Placed fourth in 800-meters in 2:00.31 and member of eighth-place mile relay (3:45.65) at MT Christmas Invitational ... Finished 16th in 800 in 2:01.04 and member of fourth-place 4x400-meter relay (3:23.00) at Kentucky Invitational ... Placed eighth in 800 in 2:00.77 at Blue Raider Invitational ... Finished 29th in 800 in 1:59.43 at Rod McCravy Memorial ... Placed 11th in 800 in 1:59.08 at MT Valentine Invitational ... Member of third-place DMR (10:18.16) at Sun Belt Championships.
Outdoor: Did not participate.

2006-07
XC:
Placed 47th in 19:21 over 5K at UTC Opener and 38th in 31:16.60 over 8K at WKU Old Timers Classic ... Finished 34th in 17:26 over 5K at FrontRunner Invitational ... Came in 59th in 29:29.04 over 8K at Sun Belt Championships.
Indoor: Finished ninth in mile run in 4:40.86 at MT Christmas Invitational ... Placed 17th in mile in 4:42.05 and 17th in 800-meters in 2:01.37 at Kentucky Invitational ... Came in sixth in 800 in personal-best 1:58.86 at Blue Raider Invitational ... Came in eighth in 800 in 2:05.09 at MT Valentine Invitational ... Member of ninth-place DMR (11:15.00) at Sun Belt Championships.
Outdoor: Finished 27th in 400-meters in 52.88, 39th in 800-meters in 2:09.46 and member of seventh-place sprint medley (3:37.48) at Alabama Relays ... Placed 29th in 1500-meters in 4:14.51 and member of eighth-place 4x400-meter relay (3:37.38) at Tiger Track Classic ... Came in 30th in 800 in 2:05.67 and 10th in 1500 in 4:14.62 at Boston Moon Classic ... Placed 60th in 800 in 2:00.12 at Vanderbilt Invitational and 12th in season-best 1:58.65 at Stan Lyons Invitational.

Before Middle Tennessee: Attended Brevard College in North Carolina for one year.

High School: Lettered two years in track and cross country for coach Mark Saltalamachia at Oakland HS ... Posted best time of 1:58 in 800-meters, finishing eighth at state meet ... Best time in cross country for three miles was 16:50.

Personal: Christopher Lee Travis ... Son of Brenda Travis ... Born June 30, 1985 ... Majoring in Psychology.