Daniel Randolph
Daniel Randolph
Year: Freshman
Hometown: St. Petersburg, Fla.
High School: Northeast HS

Collegiate PRs
8K, 29:02.3; 5K, 19:01.60; 7.25K, 26:32.5

2019: Was victorious in his collegiate debut, delivering a first-place finish in 19:01.60 at the Big Bend Cross Country Invitational...was the team's top finisher at the VSU Border Clash, finishing the 7.25K in 26:32.5, good for 34th place...finished first at the TCC Eagle Invite, running the 8K in 30:26.76...delivered an 8K PR of 30:10.5 en route to a 10th place finish, tops among two-year runners, at Albany State's Willie Laster Invitational...was the team's top runner at the FSU Invitational, finishing with a PR of 29:02.3...had to pull out of the FCSAA Championships due to an injury...finished the 8K in 33:44 at the NJCAA Championships.

High School: Cross country and track standout at Northeast High School, where he ran for coach Steve Wilcox...member of city, county and district champs in cross country...in track, placed third in the mile at the Pinellas County Athletic Conference Meet...was a regional qualifier in the mile...member of 4x800m relay which won city, county, district and regional titles.

Personal: Son of Reggie and Christy Randolph...born on July 21...father, Reggie, ran track and played football at Peru State College and sister, Riley, played softball at Florida Gulf Coast University...plans to major in communications.

Getting to Know Daniel Randolph

Favorite TV show: The Office...Favorite movie: A Bug's Life...Favorite food: Pizza...One food you absolutely will not touch: Fish...Favorite music genre: Hip-hop...What song or artist do you like but rarely admit to liking: Demi Lovato...What's the farthest you've ever been away from home: New York City...If you could visit any place in the world, where would it be: Australia...What is your spirit animal: Hawk...What is the top thing on your bucket list: Go skydiving...What three words best describe you: Disciplined, empathetic, truthful...One thing people don't know about me: I could eat Chick-fil-A three meals a day...Person I admire the most: My dad...What's the best piece of advice you've ever received: If you want something, go and get it...To get ready for a race, I like to: Close my eyes and breathe...Favorite athlete: LeBron James...Favorite professional sports team: Los Angeles Lakers...My most memorable moment as an athlete: Finishing top 10 in districts after a bad start to my senior year.