Cochran's Third-Place Effort Highlights Men's Track & Field Effort at SPIRE
Last Updated: June 24, 2013
At Michigan ... Three-time U-M Athletic Academic Achievement (2011, '12, '13) ... Two-time Academic All-Big Ten (2012, '13).
R-Sophomore (I/O) (2013)... Championship Meets... At the Big Ten Outdoor Championships (May 10-12), finished ... At the Toledo Invitational (May 2-3), took fifth in the 1,500-meter run (3:54.50) ...At the Big Ten Indoor Championships (Feb. 22-23), placed 17th in the mile (4:10.95) ... Outdoor...At the Mt. SAC Relays (April 18-20), placed 50th in the 1,500-meter run (3:51.21) ... At the California/Virginia Tri-Meet (April 6), finished eighth in the 1,500-meter run (3:53.27) ...Indoor... At the SPIRE Invitational (Feb. 8-9), finished 11th in the mile (4:10.83) ... Against Michigan State (Jan. 26), finished third in the mile (4:11.62).
R-Freshman (I/O) (2012) ...Championship Meets ... At the Big Ten Indoor Championships (Feb. 24), finished 24th in the mile run prelims (4:14.73) ...Outdoor... At the Len Paddock Invitational (May 3-4), posted a second-place finish in the 1,500-meter run (3:49.57) ... At the Penn Relays (April 26-28), ran the first leg of the 4x800-meter relay, which finished 11th (7:38.06), and the distance medley relay, which took second in the college division (9:56.90) ... At the William & Mary Colonial Relays (April 6-7), placed 14th in the 1,500-meter run (3:54.46), ran the first leg of the second-place distance medley relay (9:52.99), and anchored the runner up 4x1,500-meter relay (15:50.92) ... At the USC Trojan Invitational (March 23-24), finished 14th in the 1,500-meter run (3:53.51) and 16th in the 800-meter dash (1:55.33) ...Indoor... At the SPIRE Invitational (Feb. 11), placed 17th in the mile run (4:14.04) ... Ran the mile leg of the distance medley relay that finished second (9:54.66), and placed 18th in the mile run (4:15.48) at the Notre Dame Mayo Invitational (Feb. 3-4) ... At the Jack Harvey Invitational (Jan. 21), placed sixth in the mile run (4:19.52) ... Finished sixth in the mile run (4:21.85) at "The Dual" vs. Ohio State (Jan. 14).
Prep ... Troy (2010)... varsity letterwinner in cross country and track all four years... All-Oakland County in the 1,600-meter run as a freshman... All-League, All-Region and All-County in cross country and track as a sophomore, junior and senior... two-time Indoor All-American as part of the distance medley relay... Indoor All-American in mile relay as a senior... All-State selection in the 1,600-meter run as a junior... conference champion in 1,600-meter run and 800-meter run as a senior... Oakland County champion in 1,600-meter run as a senior.
Personal ... Enrolled in the College of Literature, Science and the Arts ... Majoring in movement science ... Born on January 10, 1992 ... Son of George and Gloria Yau.