Mike Shiplet
Mike Shiplet
Height: 5-10
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Jacksonville, Fla.
High School: Bartram Trail

2009-10: Two-year letterwinner in cross country and track & field.

2008-09 (Cross Country): Finished 31st at ODAC’s as a sophomore, recording a time of 27:02.80 … posted a time of 28:27.60 at the NCAA South/Southeast Regional … (Indoor Track & Field): Ran the team’s second-fastest 800 meters (2:07.27) of the indoor season at the VMI Relays … (Outdoor Track & Field): Posted a time of 2:04.30 in the 800 meters at the ODAC Championships … ran a 4:29.56 in the 1,500 meters at the VMI-W&L Carnival.

2007-08 (Cross Country): As a first-year, finished 32nd at the ODAC Championships with a time of 30:44.32 … placed 37th at the W&L Invitational (32:02.84) … (Indoor Track & Field): Finished fourth in the mile at the Marietta Open (4:53.32) … completed the 800 meters in 2:06.08 at the Lafayette Invitational … (Outdoor Track & Field): Posted a time of 2:01.80 in the 800 meters at the ODAC Championships, which was good for 10th place.

High School: Lettered three times in cross country and twice in track & field at Bartram Trail … helped the cross country team to three conference titles and the track team to a pair of titles … named all-conference and all-district as a senior for cross country … served as  a team captain of both the cross country and track teams as a senior.

Personal: W&L and ODAC Scholar-Athlete … English major