Sean Houseworth
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    Sean Houseworth

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Carlock, Ill.

    High School:
    Eureka

    Team Captain for 2008...

    JUNIOR (2007): Competed in five meets, including the conference and regional championships...was the Falcons top finisher during the first two meets...finished second at the 4.25-mile Wyoming Invitational (22:07) and placed seventh at the Aztec Invitational (25:49)...clocked a time of 25:00 at the Pre-Nationals Meet (145th)...placed 20th at the Mountain West Conference Championships (25:45)...finished 57th at the NCAA Mountain Regionals with a time of 31:47...selected as co-captain for the 2008 season.

    SOPHOMORE (2006): Competed in six meets, including the conference and regional meets...best finish (third) came at the Wyoming Invitational (22:18)... placed 25th at the MWC Championships (26:00)...finished 44th at the NCAA Regional Meet (32:24)...finished sixth at the Utah Fall Festival with a time of 25:49...also competed in the Roy Griak Invitational (27:28-220) and the Pre-National Meet (25:20-166).

    FRESHMAN (2005): Competed in six meets for the Falcons, including the MWC Championships and NCAA Mountain Regionals...scored for Air Force at the regional meet with a 61st-place time of 33:00...opened the season with a 15th-place finish at the Wyoming Invitational, clocking a 4.1-mile time of 23:02... placed 25th at the Willamette Invitational (24:31)...also competed in the Woody Greeno Invitational, crossing the finish line in 26:17...finished 27th at the conference championships with a time of 25:51...clocked a time of 25:29 at the Pre-Nationals Meet.

    TRACK AND FIELD HIGHLIGHTS: Won the MWC 10,000-meter title at the 2007 meet...took first in the 5000-meter run at the 2008 indoor championships...four-time all-conference selection...set Academy record in the indoor 5000-meter run (13:59.28) as a junior...clocked the sixth-fastest time in the outdoor 5000-meter (14:08.65) in Academy history...holds the Sophomore and Junior Class records in the 5000-meter event...posted the ninth-best indoor 3000-meter time (8:11.92a) as a junior.

    HIGH SCHOOL: Eureka High School...three-time all-state selection in cross country...finished third at the Illinois A cross country championships as a senior...team captain...Illinois state champion in the 3200-meter run... also placed third in the 1600-meter run...posted best times of 4:18 in the 1600-meter run and 9:15 in the 3200-meter run...team captain.

    PERSONAL: Full name is Sean Steven Houseworth...nickname is `House'...born May 13, 1987...son of Steve and Patty Houseworth...has one older brother, Jon (25)...majoring in environmental engineering...future plans include working in field and becoming a cross country coach at the college level...named to the Superintendent's List for excellence in military, academic and athletic performance...hobbies include watching and playing all sports (especially golf), camping and hanging out with friends...member of Cadet Squadron 24.

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