Darian Sharp Finishes 6th Overall in Women's Unseeded 6K
At Utah Valley ...
REDSHIRT ~ (2011):
JUNIOR ~ (2010): Named the Great West Conference Runner of the Year...Became UVU's first-ever runner to qualify for NCAA Nationals...Was named the Great West Conference Runner of the Week on two occasions...Won the GWC Championships with the time of 23:49.06; Won the Wyoming Invitational (21:44.0); Placed second at the SUU Invitational (25:22.40); Placed 17th overall (1st for UVU) at the NCAA Pre-Nationals in Terre, Haute, Ind., (30:20.2); Finished 26th overall (1st for UVU) at the Ray Griak (24:58); Placed 33rd overall (1st for UVU) at the NCAA Mountain Regionals (24:15.5); Was injured during the NCAA Nationals and finished 242nd overall (33:42.3)
SOPHOMORE ~ (2009): Named a Great West Conference First Team All-Conference selection ... was UVU's top finisher in three of the six races on the year ... placed fourth overall at the GWC Cross Country Championships at famed Van Cortland Park in the Bronx, N.Y. with a time of 26:30.2 (8K) and helped his team win its first conference championship ... placed second overall at SUU's Color Country Invitational in Cedar City as he finished with a time of 25:27.1 and 16th at the MSU Bobcat Invitational in Bozeman, Mont. with a time of 25:50.0 (5 miles) ... was UVU's top finisher at its first-ever NCAA Regional as he placed 47th and finished with a time of 32:01.3 (10K) at the NCAA Mountain Regional.
FRESHMAN ~ (2008): Named the Great West Conference Male Newcomer of the Year ... was a two-time GWC Runner of the Week ... named a member of the GWC First Team All-Conference as he finished fourth overall (26:04.00 - 8K) at the GWC Championships in Orem, Utah ... competed in all six events on the season and was the Wolverines top finisher in four of the six events, the Idaho State Invitational, UVU Invitational, Color County Invitational, and the GWC Championships ... finished fourth overall at the Idaho State Invitational (19:32.22 - 6K) ... placed second overall at the UVU Invitational (15:50.50 - 5K) ... placed third overall at the Color Country Invitational in Cedar City, Utah (25:31.50 - 8K) ... finished 14th overall at the Montana State Invitational and was the Wolverines second finisher (25:17.00 - 5 mile).
Before Utah Valley ...
Prepped at Timpview High School ... won the Most Improved Runner Award, an MVP, was Team Captain, was All-State, and is the Bob Rasmussen Relays Mile Record Holder.
Graduated from Timpview High School in 2005 ... participated in Orchestra in high school and enjoys playing the cello ... served a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in Minas Gerais, Brazil ... also recruited by Utah State and SUU ... parents are Roy McCabe and Elizabeth Taylor.