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Paul Pridgeon
Position: Middle Distance
Year: Senior
Hometown: Reading, Mich.
High School: Reading HS
Paul Pridgeon
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Release: 12/11/2006
College— 2008: Finished runner-up in the 600m at the MSU Invitational (1:23.80) ... took fifth place in the 800m at the Simmons/Harvey Invitational (2:00.50) ... came in fourth place in the 800m at the Collegiate Open Indoor Classic (1:58.83) ... finished fourth place in the 600m at the Jack Skoog Open (1:22.90). 2007: Ran a leg on the distance medley relay team that placed fourth at the MAC Indoor Championships (10:19.62) ... finished sixth in the 800m at a double dual meet at Eastern Michigan (1:58.88) ... took fifth in the 800m at the Jack Skoog Open (1:57.70). 2006: Ran a leg on the distance medley relay team that placed fourth at the MAC Indoor Championships (10:27.87) ... placed fifth in the 800m at the Northwood Open (1:57.55) ... finished seventh in the mile at the EMU Triangular (4:30.19). High School— Earned a total of eight letters in track (four), football (two), and basketball (two) ... finished second in the state in the 800m in 2005 and fourth in 2004 ... holds school record in that event ... named all-state twice ... all-conference defensive back in football ... valedictorian of high school class ... member of National Honor Society. Career Bests— 400m (50.0); 400m hurdles (56.0); 800m (1:55). Personal— Parents are Bill and Martha Pridgeon ... sports a 3.96 grade point average as a finance major with a minor in legal studies and leadership ... CMU’s Student Government Association President ... Mount Pleasant Community Church volunteer.