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 Jake Parisien

2012, 2011, 2010, 2008 ALL-REGION
2012, 2010, 2008 ALL-CONFERENCE

2012: Wrapped up collegiate career in cross country with fourth appearance at the NCAA Championships, finishing 72nd and helping the Seawolves to a program-best third-place team showing … earned fourth All-West Region honor with a 12th-place showing on Nov. 3, helping UAA to a runner-up team finish … collected third all-conference accolade with a sixth-place finish at the GNAC Championships, helping the Seawolves to their third straight title … helped UAA to a GNAC-record 23 points at the league championships … finished fifth at the Hawaii Big Wave Invite (Sept. 8) and seventh at the Hawaii Pacific Invite (Sept. 1).

: Completed junior year with three top-10 finishes and picked up points in four of the seven races for the Seawolves … UAA’s third man across the line at the NCAA Championships, finishing 78th with a time of 33:04 in the 10K race in Spokane, Wash., helping the team to an 8th-place result … finished 18th at the GNAC Championships and 20th at the West Region Championships, helping the Seawolves to their second straight sweep of both meets and earning himself all-region honors.

2010: Returned for sophomore season in 2010, posting five top-10 finishes throughout the season … recorded a season-high third-place result at the Hawaii Pacific Invite on Sept. 4, finishing the 5K course with a time of 14:44 … earned All-Conference and All-Region honors, finishing seventh in both races and helping UAA to its fifth GNAC title and its first-ever West Region title … made second NCAA appearance, finishing 43rd and helping the Seawolves to a program-best 8th-place team finish on Dec. 4 in Louisville, Ky. … was UAA’s third runner across the line in six of the seven races.

2009: Did not compete.

Was the Seawolves’ second-best runner in four of six meets as a true freshman ... registered a 17th-place finish (31:43) at Nationals with All-American status —  UAA’s second-best all-time finish at the NCAAs ... posted four top-10 finishes throughout the season ... notched season-high second place at the GNAC Championships in a time of 25:07 ... helped UAA to a 2nd-place performance y finishing the 10K in a time of 32:54.2 ... at the season opening UAA Invite, tallied his second-best finish (2nd, 24:01).

Top Alaskan finisher at the 2007 Footlocker West Cross Country Championships, placing 26th ... ran to a 3rd-place finish in the 4A boys 5K race at the 2008 Alaska State Cross Country Championships with a time of 16:35.33 ... helped lead Palmer High to a 4th-place team finish at state meet ... placed state runner-up as a sophomore (2005) ... won the 2005 Footlocker West sophomore race ... registered an 11th-place result at state meet freshman season (2004) ... won the 2008 state title in the boys 4A 3200 meters, recording a meet-record time of 9:11.27 ... placed state runner-up in the 1600 ... helped power Palmer to a 2nd-place team result ... placed second in both the 1600 and 3200 at 2008 Region III Championships

PERSONAL: Born Jan. 3, 1990 in Belcourt, N.D. ... english major.

Season-by-Season Results
Hawaii Pacific Invite          7th        
Hawaii Big Wave Invite         5th
Western Classic Invite         33rd
GNAC Championships             6th
NCAA West Region               12th
NCAA Championships             72nd


UAA Invitational               6th
Hawaii Pacific Invite          5th
Hawaii Big Wave Invite         5th
Western Classic Invite         24th
GNAC Championships             18th
NCAA West Regional             20th
NCAA Championships             78th

Hawaii Pacific Invite          3rd
BYU-Hawaii Invite              4th
Willamette Invite              27th
Western Washington Invite      9th    
GNAC Championships             7th
NCAA West Regional             7th    
NCAA Championships             43rd

UAA Invitational               3rd
Sundodger Invite               11th
UCSC Triton Classic            5th
GNAC Championships             2nd
NCAA West Regional             5th
NCAA Championships             17th

Position: Men
Year: Senior
Hometown: Palmer
High School: Palmer HS
Experience: 2 Letters
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