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Philip Raaf

Philip  Raaf


The Woodlands, Texas

High School:
College Park





Track Academics Honored by USTFCCCA

Baylor's men and women, along with 13 individuals earned all-academic honors


White Leads Track on First Day of NCAA West

Baylor qualified 10 of 13 entries on the day for the second round


Track Earns 29 Entries into NCAA West Preliminary

Baylor will be represented with 15 women's entries and 14 men's entries in Austin, Texas


Track Qualifies 15 on Day Two of Big 12 Championships

Baylor earned three more all-conference honors on Saturday


Track Caps Big Weekend at UCF with 10 Wins

Baylor turned in three NCAA-leading marks

• 2011 Academic All-Big 12 First Team
• 2010 Academic All-Big 12 First Team
• Six-time Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll selection

2011: Earned four top-five finishes in 400-meter hurdles outdoors, including fourth-place run of 54.02 at Mean Green Twilight Invitational...Ran season-best 400-meter hurdle time of 53.95 to place fifth at UTA Bobby Lane Invitational...Finished 19th at Big 12 Championship in 400-meter hurdles with time of 54.48...Ran career-best 800-meter indoor time of 1:54.98 to place 13th at Texas A&M Conference Challenge II...Earned Academic All-Big 12 First Team honors...Named to fall and spring Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll and fall Baylor Dean's List.

2010: Recorded a season-best 400-meter hurdle time of 53.76 to placed 12th at the Texas Invite...Had a season-high finish at the J. Fred Duckett Twilight, placing fifth in the 400-meter hurdles with a time of 53.77...Finished 16th at the Big 12 Outdoor Championships with a time of 54.30...Earned first team Academic All-Big 12 honors...Named to the fall and spring Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll and Baylor Dean's List with highest GPA on team.

2009: Recorded a season-best time of 52.70 in the 400-meter hurdles to finish fourth overall at the Michael Johnson Classic...Finished 17th at the Big 12 Outdoor Championships with a time of 53.56...Finished sixth at the Texas Invitational and the LSU Relays...Earned an eighth-place finish at the Drake Relays with a time of 53.13...During the indoor season, finished 10th in the 600 yards at the Big 12 Indoor Championships with a time of 1:11.03...Took 15th in the 500 meters with a time of 1:05.05 at the New Balance Collegiate Invitational...Season-best time of 50.14 in the 400 meters at the Razorback Invitational...Named to fall and spring Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll

High School: Three-year letterwinner in track and field at College Park High School...District champion in the 300-meter hurdles as a senior...Finished third at the regional meet...Finished ninth at regionals as a junior...Placed sixth at regionals in the 4x400-meter relay with a school record time of 3:19...Holds a personal-best time of 37.45 in the 300-meter hurdles.

Personal: Full name is Philip Whitson Raaf...Born June 11, 1990, in Corpus Christi, Texas...Son of Dave and Roxi Raaf...Has an older sister, Bethany, and brother, Micah...Undecided on major.

Track & Field | 05/26/2017
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