Sean Houseworth
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    Sean Houseworth

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Carlock, Ill.

    High School:
    Eureka

    Height:
    5-9

    Event:
    5000m, 10000m

    JUNIOR (2008): Received the team's High Point Award...Mountain West Conference champion in the 3000-meter run...recorded a time of 8:11.82 (adjusted for altitude) at that meet...that time is the ninth-best in Academy history...all-conference honoree...NCAA Regional Qualifier...also earned all-conference accolades following a third-place finish in the 5000-meter run (15:20.87)...set Academy record in the 5000-meter run at the Husky Classic...clocked time of 13:59.28 to finish seventh at that meet...that time was a NCAA Provisional Mark and a Junior Class record...clocked the sixth-fastest 5000-meter run time in program history during the outdoor season with a time of 14:08.65 at the Drake Relays...finished third in the 10,000-meter run at the outdoor conference championships...clocked a time of 30:54.66 at that meet...all-conference honoree...placed fifth in the 5000-meter run with a time of 14:42.84...also competed in the 1500-meter run, clocking a time of 3:50.27 at the Arizona State Invitational...earned the team's Track Athlete of the Week award twice during the indoor season...

    SOPHOMORE (2007): Earned the team's Most Improved Award...won the 10,000-meter run at the Mountain West Conference championships (30:50.98)...all-conference honoree...clocked a personal-best time of 14:11.23 in the 5000-meter run at the Oregon Invitational...that is the seventh-best time in Academy history...that time is also a new Sophomore Class record...NCAA Regional Qualifier...won the team's Track Athlete of the Week award following that meet...ran the third leg of the 4x1600-meter relay team that set the fifth-fastest time in Academy history (16:55.90)...posted the second-fastest time on the team in the 3000-meter run, finishing eighth at the MWC meet in 8:26.08a...also finished second on the team in the indoor 5000-meter run (14:46.51).

    FRESHMAN (2006): Clocked the third-best 3000-meter steeplechase time on the team...ran a career-best 9:31.06 at the Stanford Invitational...also participated in the 1500-meter run...recorded a season-best 4:11.98 (adjusted for altitude) at the Jack Christiansen Invitational...competed in the mile and 3000-meter run during the indoor season...ran the mile in 4:18.65a at the Albuquerque Invitational to finish sixth...posted a season-best time of 8:48.47a at the Mountain West Conference Championships.

    HIGH SCHOOL: Illinois state champion in the 3200-meter run...finished third at the Illinois A cross country championships... three-time all-state selection in cross country...also placed third in the 1600-meter run at the state meet...team captain.

    PERSONAL: Full name is Sean Steven Houseworth...nickname is "House"...son of Steve and Patty Houseworth...has one brother, Jon...majoring in environmental engineering...future plans include working in the field and becoming a cross country coach at the collegiate level...hobbies include watching and playing all sports (especially golf), camping and hanging out with friends...named to the Superintendent's List for excellence in military, academic and athletic performances...served as Squadron Athletic Clerk...member of the Air Force cross country team...served as team captain during 2007 season...all-conference and all-region selection...earned team's Most Valuable Athlete award...member of the 2009 track and field leadership council.

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