Lady Bears secure team spot at national meet after second-place regional finish.
Baylor Cross Country NCAA Regional - 11/11/2006
2004: Was named first-team All-Big 12 Conference after finishing eighth at the Big 12 Cross Country Championships...Named to the NCAA All-South Central Region team after finishing 12th at the NCAA South Central Regional...Was the first Baylor runner to cross the line in four races on the year...Earned first-team Academic All-Big 12 Conference honors...Ran to a 16th-place finish at the Chile Pepper Invitational...Captured one individual title on the season, winning the North Texas Opener in a time of 25:14 on the 8,000-meter course...Teamed with Mitch Sanders to finish second at the Bear Relays...Named to the fall and spring Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll with a 4.0 GPA.
2003: An all-conference selection for Baylor after finishing 12th at the Big 12 Cross Country Championships with a time of 25:07...Was an Academic-All Big 12 Conference selection...Had a strong showing at the NCAA South Central Regional, finishing in 19th place...Was the third Baylor runner to finish at the NCAA Pre-Nationals, finishing 107th...Was Baylor's top runner at the Roy Griak Invitational, racing to a 40th-place finish...Raced to a second-place finish at the North Texas Opener after posting a time of 25:00...Teamed with Rob Morrow to finish second at the MacGregor Park Relays...Member of the Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll.
2002: Opened rookie season with individual victories at the Rice Cross Country Meet and Rice Invitational...Finished 21st at the Great American Cross Country Festival...Took 38th at the Big 12 Championships with a season-best 8K time of 25:10...Ended the season with a 36th-place showing at the regional meet, clocking a 10K time of 32:00.
High School: Prepped at Atlanta High School in Atlanta, Texas...Ran cross country and track for head coach Gordon Pynes...Led cross country team to a third-place finish at 2001 state championships after a second-place showing in 2000...Earned all-state, all-region and all-district honors in cross country as a senior...Claimed regional and district individual titles as a senior...Earned all-district honors all four years...Guided Atlanta to 3A state title in track as a senior...Track team also won region and district titles in 2001 and 2002...Claimed individual district titles in the 1,600 meters all four years...Posted best times of 9:23 (school record) in the 3,200 meters and 4:20 in the 1,600 meters...2002 state champion in the 3,200 meters and runner-up in the 1,600 meters...Regional champion in both events as a senior.
Personal: Full name is Irwin Boger Price...Born June 9, 1984, in Atlanta, Texas...Son of Bogie and Janet Price...Majoring in biology (pre-med).