Mike English

ClassSr.
Height6-2
Weight150
HometownThornton, Colo.
Prev. SchoolHorizon, HS

Notes:

2011-12: Cross Country: Named second-team RMAC All Academic

2010-11: Track: Placed 15th in the 10,000 meter with a time of 33:35.64 at the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championship … placed eighth in 5,000 meter with a time of 15:08.20 at the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Indoor Championship … indoor season bests/3,000 meter-8:59.14, 5,000 meter-15:08.20 … outdoor season bests/10,000 meter-33:35.64

Cross-Country: Second team RMAC All-Academic ... placed third at the Metro State Invitational with a time of 25:56 ... placed fifth at the Rust Buster Invitational with a time of 19:32.03 ... placed 24 at the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Championship with a time of 25:05 ... placed 29th at the North Central Regional with a time of 32:22.6

2009-10: Track: Placed 15th in 10,000 meter at RMAC Championships with time of 35:54.90 ... placed 8th in 3,000 meter at RMAC Indoor with a time of 8:57.87 ... Indoor best/3,000 meter-8:57.87, the mile-4:33.48 ... Outdoor best/10,000 meter-35:54.90, 1,500 meter-4:08.67, 5,000 meter-15:39.64

Cross-Country: Placed second at the Tom Strandt Memorial Run with a time of 27:23 ... placed 37th at the RMAC Cross-Country Championship with a time of 27:39

Pre UCCS Notes:

Before UCCS: (High School Track and Field) ... Placed 7th in 3200M at the 2009 Colorado Class 5A State Championship with a time of 9:33.54. ... named to the 2009 Colorado Class 5A all-State team for the 3200M. ... placed 14th in 1600M at 2008 Colorado Class 5A State Championship, with a time of 4:30.78. ... high school best marks, 3200M-9:33.54, 1600M-4:27.26, 800M-2:05.29. ... named National Academic Honor Roll in 2006, 2007 and 2008. ... Horizon High School Record Holder for the 1600M and 3200M. ... (High School Cross-Country) Class 5A Front Range All-League in 2008 and 2007.

Personal Notes:

nal: Majoring in Finance and Management ... parents are Mitch and Lorrie English and he has one sister, Brittany and one brother, Levi. ... hobbies include running, football, baseball and basketball.

Stories featuring Mike English

May 14, 2013Ford and Wright Lead Six Mountain Lions on RMAC All-Academic TeamsAlan Ford and Jonathan Wright led six University of Colorado Colorado Springs student-athletes on the 2013 RMAC Men's Outdoor Track and Field All-Academic Teams announced this afternoon.
April 27, 2013Mountain Lions 11th in DMR at Drake RelaysThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs men's distance medley relay team finished No. 11 at the 104th Drake Relays this morning.
April 18, 2013Feldotto, English to Open Mt. SAC Relays for UCCS TodaySam Feldotto and Mike English will compete with some of the greatest athletes in the world and in the nation when they compete in the first day of the 55th Mt. SAC Relays today for the University of Colorado Colorado Springs.
April 18, 2013English Nearly Matches Personal Best in 10K at Mt. SAC RelaysMike English ran within four seconds of his personal best of the 10,000-meter run to close out the first day of the 55th Mt. SAC Relays for the University of Colorado Colorado Springs men's outdoor track and field team.
April 13, 2013Davis Leads Mountain Lions at Colorado InviteAnthony Davis finished as the first Division II runner and ran the second-fastest time in the RMAC this season for the 400-meter dash to lead the University of Colorado Colorado Springs at the Colorado Invitational today at CU-Boulder's Potts Field.
April 2, 2013Wright Named to RMAC All-Academic First Team
March 8, 2013Medley Relay Team Finishes No. 11 at National MeetAnthony Davis ran the third-fastest 800-meter time among the teams in the distance medley relay as the University of Colorado Colorado Springs finished No. 11 at the 2013 NCAA Division II Indoor Track & Field Championships tonight at the Birmingham CrossPlex Complex.
February 26, 2013Distance Medley Relay to Compete at NationalsINDIANAPOLIS – The University of Colorado Colorado Springs will send four student-athletes to the 2013 NCAA Division II Indoor Track and Field Championships on March 8 at the CrossPlex Complex in Birmingham, Ala.
February 26, 2013Mountain Lions No. 10 in Final Regional IndexThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs men's indoor track and field team finished the 2012-13 regular season in No. 10 in the final U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association South Central Regional Team Index released this morning.
February 25, 2013Dakin, English Earn USTFCCCA All-Academic AwardUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs men’s cross country student-athletes Luke Dakin and Mike English earned a spot on the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association All-Academic teams announced this morning.
February 22, 2013Whitman Qualifies for 400 Finals After Day 1 at RMACTravis Whitman qualified for the finals in the 400-meter dash as the University of Colorado Colorado Springs earned five points in the opening day of the 2013 RMAC Indoor Track and Field Championships today at Black Hills State.
February 20, 2013Mountain Lions Remain Ninth in Regional IndexTwo program records last weekend in the distance medley relay and the 3,000-meter run led to an increase of five points in the computer-based rankings as the University of Colorado Colorado Springs men's indoor track and field team came in at ninth in the new U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association South Central Regional Team Index.
February 15, 2013DMR Breaks Program Record, Runs Nation's Fifth-Fastest TimeThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs men's distance medley relay broke the program record and unofficially ran the fifth-fastest time in Division II this season in the opening night of the Joe Davies Open at Colorado School of Mines.
February 9, 2013UCCS Men Win Three Events at Mines OpenMike English won the 5,000-meter run, Chad Liscar won the 200-meter dash, and Jonathan Wright, Travis Whitman, Marc Hensley and Ryan Buchanan won the 4x400-meter relay as the University of Colorado Colorado Springs wrapped up the Colorado Mines Twilight Collegiate Open at Steinhauer Fieldhouse.
January 26, 2013Wright, 4x400 Team Turn in RMAC's Top TimeJonathan Wright, Travis Whitman, Sam Marsh and Nathan Weeks ran 3 minutes and 19.72 seconds in the 4x400-meter relay to lead the University of Colorado Colorado Springs performances on the second day of the New Mexico Invitational today at the Albuquerque Convention Center. The relay team's adjusted time of 3:20.16 leads the RMAC performance lists.
December 13, 2012English and Dakin Earn RMAC All-Academic HonorsMike English and Luke Dakin, members of the University of Colorado Colorado Springs men's cross country team that finished No. 11 at the 2012 national championships, both earned sports on the RMAC All-Academic Second Teams announced Wednesday. Ian Penn also earned a spot on the Honor Roll for the Mountain Lions.
October 1, 2012Mike English to be featured on The Lion's Den!-Tuesday Morning at 10Be sure to tune in Tuesday morning at 10 to The Lion's Den!-The Official Source for UCCS Sports. The episode this week will include a segment with UCCS Cross Country distance runner Mike English. The show will also recap all the results from Mountain Lions Athletics over this past weekend as well as preview all the upcoming events, including the annual March and White-Out night.
August 10, 2012Mountain Lions Start 2012 Practices with Monday Morning RunUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs men’s and women’s cross country will open the 2012 season early Monday morning when the team of 39 student-athletes hit the trails at Monument Valley Park in downtown Colorado Springs.
August 1, 2012Four Mountain Lion Men Earn Scholar-Athlete HonorsCOLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - UC-Colorado Springs student-athletes Matt Cameron, Mike English, Alan Ford and Jonathan Wright earned Scholar-Athlete honors from the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association late last week. The Mountain Lion quartet were among the 164 NCAA Division II student-athletes to earn the honor.
May 11, 2012Men’s 4x400 meter relay captures RMAC title to lead the way for the Mountain LionsGunnison, CO: Like a postal carrier, the track & field team competes in all kinds of weather. During their three days at the RMAC Outdoor Track & Field Championships in Gunnison, Colorado, the Mountain Lions saw rain, snow, high winds, sunny skies, freezing temperatures and lastly in the 70’s.
May 1, 2012California to Kansas...and back again.Getting things started for the mountain lions were several of the middle and long-distance squad who traveled to Lawrence, Kansas for the KU Relays. Despite swirling winds during the Thursday and Friday evening sessions of the three day meet, several of the UCCS runners recorded personal or season bests. Highlights from the meet included Alexa Urban running a season best in the 800 meters of 2:15.66 to rank her fifth in the RMAC. Ryan Derrick placed sixth among college runners in the 3000 meter steeplechase, Mike English was the seventh placing collegian in the 5000 meters with a time of 15:02.19 which is number five on the UCCS all-time performance list.
April 16, 2012Mountain Lion Tracksters Find Mid-Season FormThe UCCS trackster’s have been busy covering the miles between meets in Albuquerque, Pueblo and Boulder over the past two weeks, setting numerous school records, season, and lifetime bests in the process. 
March 29, 2012Fast Start to Outdoor Season Gets Mountain Lions Up and Running The outdoor season is up and running for the UCCS Mountain Lion Track & Field teams after the two first outdoor meets of the season. Both meets produced a number of early season bests and personal records, which bodes well for the season ahead.
February 26, 2012Mountain Lions Wrap Up Indoor Track Season with Solid Competition at the RMAC ChampionshipsThe UCCS Mountain Lions performed admirably this last weekend at the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Championships setting four NCAA qualifying marks, producing 10 All-RMAC honors, three school records and one RMAC Champion. In the team scores UCCS finished 6th on both the men’s and women’s sides equaling the 6th place finishes by both programs at last year’s championships.
February 14, 2012Men's Cross Country Claims Academic HonorsThe UCCS Men’s Cross Country team was named a 2011-2012 USTFCCCA All-Academic team for the fourth time in the past five seasons.
February 10, 2012English, Johnson and Weaver USTFCCCA DII Cross Country All-Academic HonoreesThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs Men’s Cross Country Team continued to add to their storied season with three individuals honored with USTFCCCA DII Cross Country All-Academic Honorees. Mike English, Michael Johnson and Casey Weaver were honored with this distinction.
February 6, 2012UCCS Tracksters on Fire at the University of New Mexico Lobo ClassicIt was a historic weekend for the UCCS Track & Field team as they continue their preparations for the RMAC Indoor Championships in three weeks time.
January 31, 2012UCCS Track and Field Teams Roll On...As the pages on the calendar turn to February, the UCCS track & field team begins to focus on the RMAC Indoor Championships at the end of the month. In the latest USTFCCCA rankings the UCCS women's team is ranked #24 in the country based on the strength of several individual performances. The men also have several individuals ranked in the top eight of their event in the RMAC. Both teams have high expectations and a number of individuals who are shooting for all-RMAC honors and possible qualification for the NCAA II Indoor Track & Field National Championships March 9th -10th in Mankato, Minnesota.
December 13, 2011Four Mountain Lions Named Cross Country All-AcademicFour members of the University of Colorado Colorado Springs cross country teams were named to the 2011 Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Men's Cross Country All-Academic teams. Michael Johnson was named first-team all-academic, while Casey Weaver, Mike English and Ian Penn were all named second-team all-academic.
November 19, 2011English Leads UCCS to 19th at NationalsJunior Mike English took 47th individually at the 2011 NCAA Division-II Cross Country National Championship in Spokane, Wash,. to lead UCCS to a 19th-place finish. He covered the 10,000-meter course in a time of 32 minutes, 17 seconds.
November 16, 2011UCCS Men Headed to Cross Country NationalsThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs men’s cross-country team will be on the national stage as the Mountain Lions compete at the 2011 NCAA Division-II Cross Country National Championship on Saturday in Spokane, Wash.
November 5, 2011UCCS Men Qualify to Compete at National Cross Country ChampionshipThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs men’s cross-country team qualified for the NCAA Division II National Championship in Spokane, Wash. on Nov. 19th.
October 22, 2011UCCS Men Sixth, Women Eighth at RMAC Cross Country ChampionshipsThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs men's cross-country team placed sixth in the team standings with a team score of 159 points, completing their best team finish at the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference championship since 2008.
October 8, 2011UCCS women take second, men third at Metro State InvitationalOn the same course as the all-important regional race will be held next month, both University of Colorado Colorado Springs cross country teams ran their best team races for the 2011 season on Saturday morning.
September 24, 2011Mountain Lions Take Eighth in Large Field at Spokane MeetThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs men’s cross-county team placed eighth among a strong field Saturday at the Erik Anderson/Runners Soul Invitational.
September 10, 2011Rust Buster Growing into an Elite MeetMike English finished seventh among NCAA Division II runners at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs hosted its annual Rust Buster Open cross country meet Saturday at Monument Valley Park.
August 25, 2011Season Preview: UCCS Men Eye Regional SuccessThe Mountain Lion men will go airborne for their Sept. 24 meet at Spokane, Wash., for the national preview meet. The UCCS cross-country began in 1996 and the meet in Spokane, Wash. will be the longest regular season road trip and first regular season airplane trip for a full UCCS cross-country team.
April 30, 2011Quad meet provides final tuneup prior to conference championshipGOLDEN, Colo. – The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs track team had its final tuneup preceding the conference championship meet when the Mountain Lions competed Friday at the CSM Quad Meet at Stermole Track & Field Complex.
April 9, 2011Cardinale Sets National Qualifying Mark, Four UCCS Records FallBOULDER – Anthony Cardinale earned a provisional qualifying mark for nationals in the long jump Saturday as he and his University of Colorado at Colorado Springs teammates competed at the CU Invitational at Potts Field.
February 26, 2011UCCS has 15 named all-RMAC as teams take sixth at conference championshipsKEARNEY, Neb. – Jonathan Wright joined Lauren Graham as a Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference champion as the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs completed a strong showing at the RMAC Indoor Track & Field Championships Saturday at the Health & Sports Center.
February 25, 2011Graham Sets Conference Record on First Day of RMAC Indoor ChampionshipsKEARNEY, Neb. – University of Colorado at Colorado Springs pole vaulter Lauren Graham set a new Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Indoor Track & Field Championships record as the Mountain Lions competed in the first day of the RMAC Championships Friday at the Health & Sports Center.
February 22, 2011UCCS cross country teams honored for academicsBoth University of Colorado at Colorado Springs cross country teams were honored as 2010 all-academic teams by the United States Track and field and Cross Country Coaches Association. For a team to be honored, your entire roster, not counting redshirts, has to have a cumulative GPA of over 3.0.
February 12, 2011Graham vaults to top spot in nationCOLORADO SPRINGS – Lauren Graham vaulted to first place in the nation as the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs track & field team completed its participation at the two-day Air Force Invitational Saturday at the Cadet Fieldhouse.
February 5, 2011Graham, Mountain Lions Fare Well at Division I-Dominated New Mexico ClassicALBUQUERQUE – Lauren Graham matched her season best with a mark of 3.90 meters in the pole vault and three school records fell as the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs competed at the New Mexico Classic, which concluded Saturday.
December 23, 2010English, Seven Others Named to RMAC All-Academic TeamsMike English of the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs was named 2010 Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Men's Cross Country second-team All-Academic, the conference announced Wednesday. Seven other Mountain Lions were named to the RMAC academic honor roll.
December 7, 20102011 UCCS Track and Field Preview2011 Track and Field competition for the University of Colorado-Colorado Springs begins this Friday, Dec. 10, at the Steinhouser field house in Golden with the CSM Alumni Extravaganza hosted by Colorado Mines, starting a 1pm. Seven All-Conference Mountain Lions and an NCAA All-American will be returning to the track.
November 20, 2010No Qualifier, This Year, for the Cross-Country National ChampionshipThe Regional is the race that matters the most of all races on the cross-country schedule and after the regional the University of Colorado-Colorado Springs will not have any representatives at the NCAA D-II National Championship. Mike English placed 29 in the men’s race and was 22 seconds short of gaining an individual qualifying spot to the National Championship.
November 6, 2010Men's and Women's teams both seventh at Conference Championship, with Kaitlin Frier gaining third them All-ConferenceBoth men’s and women’s team placed seventh at the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Championships in Las Vegas, N.M. on Saturday.
October 16, 2010UCCS Chases Metro StateOut at Washington Park in Denver the skies were clear, blue and almost cloudless. The air had some crispness in it. The grass was long and wet with some remnants of the overnight frost in some shaded areas. It is all the making of classic cross-country conditions. It was also the makings of a great day for UCCS cross-country.
October 2, 2010Mountain Lion women show well at CU-Rocky Mountain shootoutThe UCCS men’s cross-country team went up against a field that included four of the top ten NCAA D-II teams and a pair of NCAA D-I top 25 teams.
September 11, 2010The Rust was BustedIt was beautiful Saturday at Monument Valley Park for the University of Colorado-Colorado Springs to host the Rust Buster Open. The Rust Buster was a low-key early season preparation race with no team score kept. The full race plan for UCCS will come into action three weeks from now in Boulder.
May 10, 2010Cardinale takes long jump crown on second day of RMAC championshipsPUEBLO - There was a time, not very long ago, that believing that a University of Colorado at Colorado Springs field athlete could win a conference championship took a leap of faith.
April 30, 2010Mines wins dual on depthUCCS and Colorado Mines went head to head in a low-key dual track meet with a few participants coming from Metro State. The purpose this meet was for the teams to get healthier and keep competitive sharpness for the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championship on May 9-11 in Pueblo.
April 24, 2010Severe Wind Advisory in EffectThe wind was the story of the day at the Jack Christiansen Invitational, hosted by Colorado State University. It caused delays, issues and generally made circumstances miserable. It was a much different environment then the wind storm in Greeley three weeks ago. At least in Greeley some good competitive performances were possible. Today, in Fort Collins, was just all about competing well against the field.
March 28, 2010The Outdoor Season Started-FinallyThe Mountain Lions finally took to the track, outdoors Sunday in Pueblo. The CSU-Pueblo Open was a track meet that was suppose to be the Colorado Mines Open and contested Saturday, but the competition in Golden was cancelled due to weather and reschedule to Pueblo a day later. So we had a rare local collegiate track meet on a Sunday, but it was better then no track meet for the second week in a row.
February 27, 2010Gomez, Hopkins Shine on Final Day of RMAC Indoor ChampionshipsGOLDEN, Colo. - Steven Gomez won the men's high jump and earned a qualifying mark for nationals as the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs competed in the final day of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Indoor Track & Field Championships Saturday at Steinhauer Field House.
February 19, 2010Golden Tune UpThe University of Colorado-Colorado Springs went to Golden, Colorado for a final tune up meet before the conference indoor championship. Generally, the field was not very strong. Yet, there were a couple exceptional marks.
February 13, 2010Soaring at Air ForceThe men's relays stole the show for UCCS track and field in the Cadet Fieldhouse at the Air Force Academy. Both the men's distance medley and 4x400 relay won their respective heats. Those relays were apart of a very productive event."I was very pleased with how the team competed", said coach Mark Misch "it was a great meet and we had solid races."
November 7, 2009UCCS men take 10th, women 16th at NCAA Division II Central regionalWAYNE, Neb - Despite a 10th-place overall finish, the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs was a part of history Saturday.
October 24, 2009UCCS men, women each finish eighth at RMAC Cross Country ChampionshipsThe University of Colorado-Colorado Springs Men's Cross-Country Team placed eighth in the team standing with a score of 201 at the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Cross-Country Championship.
October 10, 2009UCCS men take first, women second at Tom Strandt Memorial RunDURANGO, Colo. - The University of Colorado-Colorado Springs Men’s Cross-Country team won the team competition at Tom Strandt Memorial Run on Saturday. The Mountain Lions finished with a team score of 25. Host, Fort Lewis was second with a team score of 36.
September 19, 2009Youthful Mountain Lions get first taste of full-length collegiate raceThe University of Colorado-Colorado Springs Cross-Country teams raced at the Woody Greeno Invitational at Pioneer Park in Lincoln, Nebraska.
September 4, 2009Air Force women, Colorado Mines men take titles at Rust Buster InvitationalCOLORADO SPRINGS - Nine women's and eight men's cross country teams gathered at Monument Valley Park Friday afternoon to do exactly what the name of the race implied - shed themselves of some offseason rust.
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