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Luke Lovelace
Luke Lovelace


Chapin, S.C.

High School:


Davidson Paces Women's Cross Country at NCAA Southeast Regionals

Freshman Madie Davidson has led the Cardinal women in five of their six races.


Briggs Leads Women's Cross Country at BIG EAST Championships

Freshman Madie Davidson had a 65th-place finish as the team's second placewinner.


Men's Cross Country Races to Third at BIG EAST Championships

Redshirt senior Matt Hughes earned all-BIG EAST accolades for the second-straight year.


Davidson Leads Women's Cross Country Team at Pre-Nationals

Freshman Madie Davidson remains the team's top placewinner through four races.


Men's Cross Country Takes Seventh at Pre-Nationals Meet

The Louisville's men's team recorded its best finish - seventh - at this meet since the 2006 season.



NCAA Southeast Regionals Cross Country



Men's Cross Country Greater Louisville Classic 2011

2010 Cross Country: Ran in all seven races ... had a strong performance at the BIG EAST Championships, posting an 18th-place finish ... opened the year with solid back-to-back competitions ... placed 15th at the Mid-America Opener ... followed with a 12th-place showing at the Navy Invitational.

2009-10 Track: Competed in four indoor events ... was part of the 4,000m DMR that finished seventh at the BIG EAST Indoor Championships ... also competed on the 4x800m relay squad at the league championships ... ran a successful day at the Indiana Hoosier Hills Invitational ... took first in the mile with a time of 4:13.73 ... finished fourth in the 800m with a mark of 1:54.38.

2009 Cross Country: Competed in five races ... raced at the NCAA Championships ... took 41st at the NCAA Southeast Regionals ... finished 33rd at the BIG EAST Championships ... raced to a 37th-place finish at the Greater Louisville Classic.

2008-09 Track: Competed in four outdoor events ... part of the BIG EAST Championships 4x800m relay team ... placed fifth in the 5,000m at the Sea Ray Relays ... raced to a fifth-place finish in the 1,500m at the Cardinal Twilight ... set a personal record with a time of 3:51.45 ... took third in the same event at the Lenny Lyles/Clark Wood Invitational ... finished in fourth in the 800m at the Lenny Lyles/Clark Wood Invitational.

2008 Cross Country: Competed in all six races ... crossed the finish line in 59th at the NCAA Southeast Regionals ... turned in a 58th-place finish at the BIG EAST Championships ... had a 31st-place showing at the Greater Louisville Classic with a personal-best of 24:44.01 in the 8K ... best finish came at the Winthrop Invitational after crossing the finish line third ... placed fourth at the Mid-America Opener.

Prep: Lettered six years in track and cross country at Chapin High ... nine-time state champion ... two-time Foot Locker Nationals qualifier ... set school records in the 5K, 800m, 4x800m, 3,200m and 1600m ... cross-country team was state runner-up ... competed in 1600m, 800m, 3,200m and 4x800m ... personal bests include 4:14 in the 1,600m, 1:56 in the 800m, 9:08 in the 3,200m, 15:04 in the 5K and 24:44 in the 8K.

Personal: Son of Oscar and Mary Lovelace ... birthday is April 29 ... has two brothers and one sister ... majoring in exercise science.

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