Simon Nyang
Simon Nyang


Grand Rapids, Mich.

High School:
Forest Hills Northern



2007 Cross Country:
Started the season strong, finishing as Auburn's No. 2 runner (eighth overall) at the UT-Chattanooga Invite, and the No. 3 runner (11th overall) at the Bulldog Stampede ... Competed in all six meets, placing in Auburn's top six in all but one ... Top 8k time of 25:26.51 came at the Tiger Invitational.

2007 Outdoor:
Ran in the 1500m and the 500m at the SEC Championships ... Finished 12th in the mile at the Sun Angel Classic in 4:14.05 ... Season-best time of 4:01.32 in the 1500m at the Auburn Invite.

2007 Indoor: Competed in the 800m, mile, 3,000m and on DMR teams ... Ran a 8:43.31 in the 3,000m at the Clemson Invitational to finish ninth ... Ran on the DMR team that finished first at the Diet Pepsi Invitational in 10:09.96.

2006 Cross Country: Competed in four meets, including the SEC Championships and the NCAA South Regional ... Was Auburn's No. 2 runner at the Regional, placing 69th with a 10k time of 33:56.80 ... Finished 65th at the SEC meet with an 8k time of 26:43.09 ... Was Auburn's top runner at the UT-Chattanooga Invite, placing 14th overall with a 5k time of 16:09.

High School: Was a six-time all-state honoree ... Sixth in the 800m at the state meet as both a junior (1:57.07) and a senior (1:55.50) ... Posted a time of 1:55.14 at the 2006 Nike Outdoor Nationals ... Finished ninth at the state cross country meet as a senior in 15:42.40 ... 27th as a junior at the state meet in 16:20.30. Personal: Born January 1, 1988 ... Son of Art and Bonnie Wallace ... Major is undecided

Born on January 1, 1988... Son of Art and Bonnie Wallace... Major is undecided.