Born 01/10/80 in Ogden, Utah ... parents are Mark and Jerilyn Adams ... served in Brazil Maceio Mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints ... majoring in accounting.
Lettered three times in cross country, four times in track and once in basketball at Wasatch HS ... high school athlete of the year in track and cross country from'96-98 ... state cross country champ in '96 and '97 ... won the state title in the 800m, 1,600m and 3,200m in '98 ... 1997 All-American runner-up ... All-Western Region in 1997.
1999 | Freshman Year
Finished seventh at the Junior National Cross Country Championships with a time of 23:59 (8K).
BEST MARKS: 8K, 23:59.
2001 | Redshirt Year
2002 | Sophomore Year
Finished 17th at the Autumn Classic with a time of 20:49.6 ... finished the Roy Griak Invitational in 25:24.0... finished 61st at Pre-Nationals in 25:03, fifth team finisher ... helped the team to victory at the MWC Championships, placing fourth with a time of 24:43.2 ... placed 17th at the NCAA Mountain Regional in 30:45, third team finisher ... ran 32:30.7 (10K) at the NCAA Championships
2003 | Junior Year
Placed fourth in the BYU Alumni Invitational with a time of 20:40.3 . . . finished tenth in the BYU Autumn Classic in 20:19 . . . finished 63rd in the Roy Griak 8K Invitational in 25:24 . . . ran at Pre Nationals placing 64th with 24:36 . . . ran 25:07 at the MWC Championships placing 8th . . . was named to the MWC Second Team All-Conference.
2004 | Senior Year
Finished third overall at the BYU Alumni Invitational with time of 20:42.2 ... placed sixth at the BYU Autumn Classic with time of 20:24.0 ... finished with a time of 24:52 at the Notre Dame Invitational ... finshed with a time of 25:32.8 at Pre-Nationals ... finished with a time of 26:20 at the MWC Cross Country Championships ... finished with a time of 33:40 at the NCAA Championships.