LSU Alumni Gold up next for LA Tech
A total of 123 Tech athletes earned the academic honor
LA Tech with three top marks in the state
Pearce places 12th in 10k
More than 100 Tech athletes earn academic honor
2014: Opened the year at the UAB Blazer Invite (1/10-11) where he placed 19th in the mile with a time of 4:35.02 ... Ran 9:07.11 to finish ninth in the outdoor season-opening Jim Mize Invitational (3/22) ... Finished 26th in the 5,000m at the Bayou Classic (3/28-29) with a time of 15:46.69 ... Ran 4:13.34 to place 29th in the 1,500m at the Skechers Carl Kight Invitational (4/5-6) ... Finished 12th in the 5k at the LSU Alumni Gold (4/19) with a time of 16:08.17 ... Placed 12th in the 10k at the Conference USA Outdoor Championships (5/16-18), running 32:53.43.
High School: Graduated from West Monroe High School in 2010 ... Lettered in cross country and track ... Ran a 4:45 mile ... Coached by Dwaine McDuffie.
Personal: Josh Colby Pearce ... Son of Corey and Lori Pearce ... Born on Dec. 12, 1991 in West Monroe, La. ... Has three younger siblings: Logan, Parker and Luke ... Brother, Logan, runs cross country and track at Louisiana-Lafayette.