Men's Track and Field Puts Four on USTFCCCA All-Academic List
Fifty-Seven Wolverines Named Big Ten Distinguished Scholars
Riffle, Rayyan All-Americans; Ferlic Advances in Men's Steeplechase
Men's Runner Rayyan Punches Ticket to Eugene
2012 Michigan Men's Track & Field Roster
Last Updated: July 23, 2015
At Michigan ... Two-time USTFCCCA Honorable Mention (2014-15 Outdoor - 10,000m) ... Became the first Wolverine in nearly 30 years (1987-89) to earn back-to-back All-America distinction in the 10,000m run ... Big Ten Distinguished Scholar (2014-15) ... Two-time Academic All-Big Ten (2014, '15) ... USTFCCCA All-Academic (2015) ... Two-time U-M Athletic Academic Achievement Award winner (2014-15) ... Big Ten Sportsmanship Honoree (2015; Indoor).
R-Senior (2015) ... Outdoor ... Completed his career at the NCAA Outdoor Championships (June 10), running 30:31.11 for 21st place in the 10,000m run and earning Honorable Mention recognition for the second time in his career ... At the NCAA East Preliminary Rounds (May 28-30), finished tenth in the 10,000m race (30:08:83) to qualify for the NCAA Championships ... and ran 14:32:11 in the 5,000m race ... Ran to a seventh-place finish (14:29.05) in the 5,000m race and an eighth-place finish in the 10,000m race (29:58.28) at the Big Ten Championships (May 15-17) ... Finished the 5,000m race in a season-best 14:00.10 at the adidas/Steve Scott Invitational (May 1-2) to finish 16th ... Finished fourth, third among collegians, in the 10K race at UVA Challenge (April 17-18), running 29: 22.15 ... Was the runner-up in his 3,000m debut at the CAL-UVA Tri Meet (April 3-4) ... Ran in the 1,500m race at the Pac-12 vs. Big Ten Challenge (March 27-28), finishing 15th ... Indoor ... Finished fifth in the 5,000m race at the Big Ten Championships (Feb. 27-28), running 8:14.82 ... Raced to an eighth-place finish in the 5,000m race at the Iowa State Classic (Feb. 14), crossing at 8:01.96 ... Finished third in the 3,000m race at the Notre Dame Meyo Invitational (Feb. 7) ... Finished runner-up in the mile run (4:07.24) at the Dual Meet vs. Michigan State (Jan. 31).
R-Junior (I/O) (2014) ... Championship Meets ... At the NCAA Outdoor Championships (June 11-14), placed 18th in the 10,000-meter run (30:17.87) to garner All-America honorable mention recognition ... At the NCAA East Preliminary Rounds (May 29-31), finished 12th in the 10,000-meter run (30:05.24) to qualify for the NCAA Championships, and also took 33rd in the 5,000-meter run (14:50.66) ... At the Big Ten Outdoor Championships (May 16-18), placed seventh in the 10,000-meter run (29:12.94) and 13th in the 5,000-meter run (14:21.83) ... At the Big Ten Indoor Championships (Feb. 28-March 1), finished sixth in the 3,000-meter run (7:57.08) and eighth in the 5,000-meter run (14:01.71) ... Outdoor ... At the Toledo Invitational (May 9), finished third in the 5,000-meter run (14:35.64) ... At the Penn Relays (April 26), ran the second leg of the 20th place 4x800-meter relay (7:43.68) and the second leg of the 10th place College 4xmile relay (16:27.98) ... At the Mt. SAC Relays (April 18), finished 12th in the Olympics Development Elite 5,000-meter run (14:00.77) ... At the California/Virginia Tri-Meet (April 5), finished sixth in the 1,500-meter run (3:49.66) ... Indoor ... At the Husky Classic (Feb. 14-15), finished 12th in the invitational section of the 5,000 meter run (13:57.07) ... At the Notre Dame Meyo Invitational (Feb. 7-8), placed eighth in the Meyo Mile (4:04.59).
R-Sophomore (I)/Junior (O) (2013) ... Outdoor ... Redshirted ... Indoor ... Did not compete in any meets.
R-Freshman (I)/Sophomore (O) (2012) ... Championship Meets ... Just missed qualifying for the NCAA Outdoor Championships after finishing 14th in the 10,000-meter run (30:41.62) at the NCAA East Preliminary Rounds (May 24) ... At the Big Ten Outdoor Championships (May 11-13), finished 10th in the 5,000-meter run (14:16.01) ... At the Big Ten Indoor Championships (Feb. 25), finished 17th in the 5,000-meter run (14:32.96) ... Outdoor ... At the Mt. SAC Relays (April 19-20), finished third in the 10,000-meter run (29:43.44) ... At the William & Mary Colonial Relays (April 6-7), placed seventh in the 5,000-meter run (13:57.34) ... Indoor ... At the SPIRE Invitational (Feb. 10), placed seventh in the 5,000-meter run (14:24.82) ... Finished second in the 3,000-meter run (8:31.94) at "The Dual" vs. Ohio State (Jan. 14).
Freshman (2011) ... Championship Meets ... Finished 16th in the 10,000m run and 19th in the 5,000m run at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships (May 13) ... Outdoor ... Made collegiate track and field debut at the Stanford Invitational (March 25), finishing ninth in the third section of the 5,000-meter run ... Indoor ... Redshirted.
Prep ... Graduated from St. Johns High School (2010) ... National Honor Society ... St. Johns HS Outstanding Science Student of the Year (2010) ... Four-time Academic All-State selection ... Named Lansing State Journal's Distance Runner of the Year (2010) ... Lansing State Journal Dream Team (2010) ... Two-time all-state in cross country, finishing fifth (2009) and 26th (2008) at the Michigan state finals ... Twice placed in the 3200m at the Michigan state meet, finishing second (2010) and eighth (2009) ... Established St. Johns HS records in the 1600m and 3200m ... Four-time All-Capital Area Athletic Conference and three-time all-area in cross country.
Personal ... Enrolled in the College of Literature, Science and the Arts ... Majoring in biology ... Born on August 8, 1992 ... Son of Sadi Rayyan and Theresa Hubbard.