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Abraham Mach
Position: Middle Distance
Year: Senior
Hometown: East Lansing, Mich.
High School: East Lansing HS
Abraham Mach
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Release: 12/11/2006
College— 2008: Earned All-America honors at the NCAA Indoor Championships in the 800m (1:57.73) ... MAC champion in the 800m both indoors (1:52.70) and outdoors (1:54.21) ... ran a leg on the 4x400m relay team that finished runner-up at the MAC Indoor Championships ... won the 600m at both the Chippewas Open (1:20.37) and the Jack Skoog Open (1:19.18) ... won the 800m at the Akron vs. “Michigans” meet (1:53.42) and the Alex Wilson Invitational (1:47.33). 2007: Ran in two cross country meets ... finished 10th in the 4K at the Michigan Intercollegiates (13:17) ... MAC champion in the 800m outdoors ... NCAA Regional qualifier in the 800m ... scored at the MAC Indoor Championships, taking eighth in the 800m (1:55.46) ... won the 600m at the Jack Skoog Open (1:20.34) ... won the 800m at the Toledo Invitational (1:51.93) ... finished third in the 800m at the Stanford Invitational (1:49.14) ... took eighth in the 800m at the Oregon Invitational (1:49.80). 2006: MAC champion in the 800m outdoors (1:53.16) ... NCAA Regional qualifier in the 800m ... scored with a second-place finish in the 800m at the MAC Indoor Championships (1:53.20) ... ran a leg on the winning 4x400m relay team at the indoor meet (3:19.71) ... finished seventh in the 800m at the Oregon Invitational (1:50.73) ... won the 800m at the Len Paddock Invitational (1:50.39) ... placed second in the 600m in his first collegiate race at the Red Simmons Invitational (1:20.21) ... finished seventh in the 800m at the prestigious Meyo Invitational in a personal-best time (1:49.75). 2005: Redshirted. High School— Lettered three times each in cross country and track ... set state record in winning the 800m title in 2004 ... was a three-time all-state performer in track and a three-time regional champion. Career Bests— 400m (47.5); 600m (1:19); 800m (1:47); 1500m (3:52); 8K (26:55). Personal— Parents are Nyantouch Yuut and Yasmina Bouroui ... nickname is Mach 10 ... majoring in public administration with a minor in finance ... member of the African Students Association.