JUNIOR (2011): Competed in four the seven races … best finish came at the Southern Conference Championship where he posted a time of 26:45 … took 17th place at the Will Wilson Citadel invitational with a time of 28:35 … recorded at time of 27:44 at the College of Charleston Invitational to earn 22nd place.
Finished in 18th place at The Citadel Invitational with a time of
28:03 … ran a time of 26:32 at the Royal CC Challenge to
place 86th … recorded a time of 26:59 at Southern
Conference Championships to finish in 54th place ... received the
Outstanding Competitor Award voted on by his coaches.
FRESHMAN (2009): Ran a time of 16:40 in the 5k Gamecock Invitational and finished in 22nd place … finished the Elon Invitational with a time of 27:54 … recorded a 13th place finish at The Citadel Invitational and finished with a time of 27:30 … posted a time of 29:04 at the Furman Invitational … ran a time of 19:44 in the 6k Winthrop Asics Fall Invitational … finished season at the Southern Conference Championships with a time of 27:13.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2009 graduate of Lakeside High School in Lakeside, Ga. … ran a time of 16:14 in the 5k and placed third in the Georgia State meet … recorded a time of 9:59 in the 3200 to become a region champion … received the Highest Point Scorer award (cross country), Track MVP, three-time Fastest Cross Country Runner Award and the Coaches Award for wrestling … earned one letter in wrestling and three letters in JROTC.
PERSONAL: Born July 6, 1991 in Augusta, Ga. … son of Tye Key and Danna Key … majoring in electrical engineering.