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Weight: 175
PR: 1:45.86 (2005)
Born: February 15, 1983 in Iowa City, Iowa
Current Residence: Lawrence, Kansas
High School: Iowa City (Iowa) HS 01
College: Kansas 05
Agent: Chris Layne
Club: Nike

Career Highlights: 5th at 2005 USA Outdoor Champs; 4th at NCAA Outdoor Champs

Mims staked his claim as one of Americas finest 800m runners with his fifth-place finish at the USA Outdoor Championships and fourth-place finish at the NCAA Outdoor Championships. Track & Field News recognized his efforts in ranking him #4 nationally following the 2005 season. As a senior at the University of Kansas, Mims broke one of the oldest KU school records in March of 2005, when he ran the 800 meters in 1 minute, 47.04 seconds as the Iowa State Indoor Qualifier. Mims effort bettered the previous Jayhawk record held by National Track & Field Hall of Famer Jim Ryun set in 1967. Mims was a three-year letter-winner in cross country, two-year letter-winner in track and a one-year letter-winner in basketball. He ran on the national champion medley relay team at the adidas Championships and was part of numerous state champion relay teamsa Sociology major at Kansas.

2006: 3rd at Kansas Relays (1:48.61)…best of 1:48.61.
2005: 4th at NCAA Outdoor Champs (1:45.86PR)5th at USA Outdoor Champs (1:47.43)7th at NCAA Indoors (1:48.28)ranked #4 in U.S. by T&FNbest of 1:45.86.
2004: 1st at Kansas Relays (1:50.82)best of 1:50.82.
2003: 7th in opening round at USA Outdoor Champs (1:50.58)7th in opening round at NCAA Outdoors1st at Kansas Relays (1:50.51)runner-up at Midwest Regional (1:48.04)best of 1:48.04.
2002: 10th at USA Junior Champs (1:53.42)best of 1:52.04.



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