UNCG Cross Country BIO
 Alex Roy

2017 Cross Country
Opened his first year in cross country with a season-best time in the 6,000 meters of 20:17.10 for 67th place at the Adidas XC Challenge… Placed 39th at the SoCon Championships with a time of 26:47.30 in the 8,000 meters… Ended the season with a time of 33:20.00 in the 10,000 meters for 181st place at the NCAA Southeast Regionals.

2017 Outdoor Track & Field
Placed 13th in the 1,500 meters at the Southern Conference Championships with a career-best time of 4:09.66 ... turned in a career-best 57.89 in the 400 meters at the Aggie Invitational ... finished 18th in the 5,000 meters at the High Point VertKlasse Meeting with a career-best time of 15:45.32.

2017 Indoor Track & Field
Finished 24th in the 5,000 meters at the Southern Conference Championships with a career-best time of 16:11.51 ... posted a career-best 4:30.04 in the mile at the Camel City Invitational ... registered a career-best time of 8:54.12 in the 3,000 meters at the JDL College Challenge ... finished fourth in the mile (4:30.83) and eighth ini the 4x400 meters (3:51.05) at the UNCG Dual Meet Madness.

High School
Ran four years at Clayton High School in Clayton, N.C., was named All-Conference in cross country all four years and eas All-Region Second Team as a senior... 4x All-Conference selection for indoor and outdoor track and holds the school record for the mile and two mire run... was named Athlete of the Year as a senior... also earned all-conference accolades in soccer as a midfielder

Alexander Harold Roy... born June 23, 1998... son of Stephen and Susan Roy... has one younger brother; Matthew... undecided major

Top Performances
Cross Country
6,000m: 20:17.10 (Adidas XC Challenge, 9/15/17)
10,000m: 33:20.00 (NCAA Southeast Regional, 11/10/17)

Indoor Track & Field
Mile: 4:30.04 (Camel City Invitational, 2/4/17)
3,000m: 8:54.12 (JDL College Challenge, 2/9/17)
5,000m: 16:11.51 (SoCon Championships, 2/25/17)

Outdoor Track & Field
400m: 57.89 (Aggie Invitational, 4/15/17)

1,500m: 4:09.66 (SoCon Championships, 5/12/17)
5,000m: 15:45.32 (High Point VertKlasse Meeting, 4/1/17)

Height: 5'7"
Year: Redshirt Freshman
Hometown: Clayton, N.C.
High School: Clayton