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Vincent Tanui
Vincent Tanui

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Burnt Forest, Kenya

High School:
Tambaea HS

Height:
5-9

Event:
Distance

SOUTHERN MISS INDOOR RECORD HOLDER IN THE 5,000 METERS - 14:35.11 AND THE OUTDOOR RECORD HOLDER IN THE 5,000 METERS - 14:11.39 AND 10,000 METERS - 29:56.71

Personal Bests:
3,000 Meters - 8:27.15 (indoor)
5,000 Meters - 14:35.11 (outdoor)
1,500 Meters - 3:51.34
5,000 Meters - 14:11.39
10,000 Meters - 29:56.71

(INDOOR): Ran a time of 14:48.55 in the 5,000 meters, finishing fifth at the C-USA Meet ... (OUTDOOR): Competed in the 5,000 and 10,000 Meters ... Placed third at the C-USA Meet with a time of 31:01.92 ... Ran a season-best time of 14:24.26 in the 5,000 meters ..Finished fifth at the C-USA Meet ... (INDOOR): Ran a season-best time of 8:27.15 in the 3,000 meters ... Finished seventh or better in three meets ... Placed sixth at the C-USA Meet ... Recorded school record time of 14:35.11 in the 5,000 meters ... Finished second at the C-USA Meet ... (OUTDOOR): Competed in the 5,000 and 10,000 meters ... Ran a school record time of 14;11.39 in the 5,000 and 29:56.71 in the 10,000 ... Placed second at the C-USA Meet in the 10,000 and fourth in the 5,000 ... Finished first in the 10,000 at the Drake Relays ... High School: Attended Tambaea High School in Kenya, where he ran cross-country ... Received All-American recognition ... Personal: Son of Jonathoan Tanui ... A business administration major.

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