UCSD Cross Country BIO
AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2009: Appeared in five events on the season, scoring on four occasions... Finished third overall in UCSD’s opener, clocking in at 22:56.7… Was the Tritons’ third-highest finisher at the NCAA West Regional, recording a time of 33:52.5, good enough for 52nd place… Finished 34th at the CCAA Championships with a time of 27:13.9.
AS A FRESHMAN IN 2008: Made three appearances for the Tritons as a rookie… Finished 37th overall in the season opener with Point Loma and USD, crossing the line with a time of 25:28.9… Took 45th place at the CCAA Championships in San Bernardino after finishing at 28:32.5.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2008 graduate of San Marcos High School in Santa Barbara, Calif., where he was a four-year letterwinner in both cross country and track and field… helped his squad qualify for CIF as a senior… SMHS was named the top academic track team in the state… holds the school three mile record with a time of 15:20… also has a personal best of 4:22 in the one mile and 1:59 in the 800.
PERSONAL: Born December 27, 1989 in Lincoln, Neb.… Parents are Mark and Judy Corliss… Has two older sisters, Katie and Stacie and an older brother, Jeff… Katie ran cross country for Cal… Enjoys gardening in his spare time… Teammate John Svet is his favorite athlete… Lists Into the Wild as his favorite movie… Can't live without cookies… Is a Mechanical Engineering major in Sixth College.