Marcus Abdul

Marcus Abdul

YR. Fr.
HOMETOWN Atlanta, Ga.

TSU Personal Bests
51.87 (Weems Baskin Relay, 2018)
1:55.84 (Thundering Herd Invitational, 2018)

Cross Country
17:57.01 (Belmont Opener, 2018)
6K: 23:27.9 (Golden Eagle Invitational, 2017)
8K: 28:57.9 (Louisville Classic, 2017)

As a Sophomore, 2018-19 season: During the cross country season, ran in all five events... finished second on the team in the Belmont Opener, clocking his collegiate PR in the 5K at 17:57.01. Finished 92nd at the Ohio Valley Conference Cross Country Championship with a time of 31:46.7.

As a Freshman, 2017-18 season: Middle distance runner for the Flying Tigers, competing primarily in the 800m… Top 800m time of 1:55.84 came during the indoor season at the Thundering Herd Invitational… Took second in the 800m in 1:57.46 at the MTSU Invitational… Best outdoor 800m came at the Austin Peay Invitational in 1:57.78… During cross country season, ran in all five events… TSU’s top finisher in the 6k in 23:27.9 at the Golden Eagle Invitational… Finished second on the team in four events… Clocked in at 29:17.9 for 93rd place at the Ohio Valley Conference Cross Country Championship.

Westlake HS: Competed in track and field as well as cross country at Westlake High School in Georgia... Honored with the team's Most Improved Award... Named Rookie of the Year and won the Coaches Award... Helped team win the Regional Championship in 2015 and the Class 7-A State Championship in 2017... Also participated in Future Business Leaders of America. 

Major: Business Administration
Son of: Shan and Tamara Abdul
Birthday: September 22