Action continues in Starkville Saturday afternoon
LSU Alumni Gold up next for LA Tech
LA Tech sweeps sprints on men's and women's side
Duo record a pair of top-10 finishes in two events
LA Tech with three top marks in the state
Photos from the 2014 Jim Mize Invitational
2014: Opened the year at the UAB Blazer Invite (1/10-11) where he finished seventh in the 3k with a time of 8:47.57 while also running the anchor leg of the distance medley relay that finished fifth with a time of 10:38.29 ... Finished sixth in the 3k at the Texas A&M 10 Team Invitational (1/18) with a time of 8:42.89 ... Ran the mile in 4:18.00 to finish fourth at the Southern Miss Invitational (1/30) while also running the opening leg of the DMR that ran 10:50.97 to place second ... At the Tyson Invitational (2/14-15), finished 11th in the 3k with a time of 8:42.53 and ran 4:21.62 in the mile to finish 17th ... Finished 14th in the 3k with a time of 8:39.68 at the C-USA Indoor Championships (2/28-3/1) while running the anchor leg of the distance medley relay that finished ninth with a time of 10:26.25 ... Opened the outdoor season with a 1,500m time of 4:09.09, placing 11th at the Jim Mize Invitational (3/22) ... Finished seventh in the 5,000m at the Bayou Classic (3/28-29) with a time of 14:52.56 ... Ran a personal best time of 4:03.70 in the 1,500m to finish 14th at the Skechers Carl Kight Invitational (4/5-6) ... Ran 15:28.24 in the 5k to finish seventh at the LSU Alumni Gold (4/19) ... Finished sixth in the steeplechase at the J. Fred Duckett Twilight (4/26), running 9:36.51 ... At the Conference USA Outdoor Championships (5/16-18), finisehd 13th in the steeplechase with a time of 9:33.08 and ran 15:23.23 in the 5k to place 16th.
Junior College: Attended Iowa Central Community College ... 2011 and 2012 Half Marathon National Champions ... 3 time All-American ... Ran a 26:34 8K ... Coached by Dee Brown and Denny Meyers.
High School: Graduated from Pasco High School in 2011 ... Lettered in Track and Cross Country ... Coached by Barry Grayling.
Personal: Anthony Michael Plourde ... Son of Peg and Mike Plourde ... Born on April 4, 1993 in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida ... Has two siblings a brother named Matt and a sister named Maggie ... Matt is a baseball player at Dayton State.