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Mark Davidson
  Mark Davidson

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

High School:
Birchmount Park

Height:
5-9

Event:
Distance

Birthdate:
12/03/1988

Experience:
8L


Personal Bests
Indoor: 800m: 1:59.19, Mile: 3:59.97, 3,000m: 8:03.81
Outdoor: 800m: 1:51.38, 1,500m: 3:43.32

Tulsa: An eight-time letterwinner . . . named an All-American in the mile after finishing eighth at the 2009 NCAA Indoor Championships . . . 2009 Conference USA Male Indoor Track Athlete of the Year . . . named to the All-Conference First Team in the DMR and the All-Conference Second Team in the 3,000 meters as a junior . . . earned first-team all-C-USA honors in the indoor mile and the 3,000m as a sophomore . . . finished 14th in the 1,500m at the 2008 NCAA Outdoor Championships . . . named First-Team all-C-USA twice and Second-Team All-Conference once as a redshirt freshman . . . ended his career in second place in school history in both the indoor 3,000m and the indoor mile.

2010-11: (Indoor) Ran three races during his final indoor campaign . . . season best in the 800m was at the KSU Invitational (2:01.42) . . . posted a season best in the 1,000m at the J.D. Martin Invitational (2:37.85) . . . finished the 3,000m at the Fazoli/Baymont Invitational in 9:24.82 . . . (Outdoor) Participated in four events in his final outdoor season . . . ran the 800m (2:02.75) and the 1,500m (4:12.29) at the Razorback Invitational . . . posted a season-best mark of 14:59.42 at the John McDonnell Invitational to finish seventh and also ran the event at the Conference USA Championship (16:29.34).

2009-10: (Indoor) Ran in four meets . . . was part of the distance medley relay team that won the Conference USA Championship with a time of 10:18.48 . . . finished second in the 3,000 meters at the C-USA Championships with a time of 8:18.40 . . . was named to the all-conference first team (DMR), and the all-conference second team (3,000m) . . . finished first in the 800 meters at the Wichita State Invitational . . . (Outdoor) Competed at the John Jacobs Invitational in the 1,500 meters.

2008-09: (Indoor) Ran in six events . . . named an All-American in the mile-run after placing eighth a the NCAA Indoor Championships . . . earned the 2009 Conference USA Male Indoor Athlete of the Year accolades . . . won the conference championship in the mile-run and the 3,000m . . . set a new school record in the mile-run at the Notre Dame Meyo Invitational with a time of 3:59.97 . . . recorded a school record in the 1,000m (2:26.81) at the Missouri Invitational . . . (Outdoor) Competed in six events . . . competed in the 1,500 meters at the NCAA Midwest Regional . . . ran a regional qualifying time of 3:44.62 in the 1,500m at the Cardinal Invitational . . . posted a personal-best mark of 1:51.38 in the 800m at the Tom Botts Invitational . . . named to the C-USA All-Academic team.

2007-08: (Indoor) Ran in five events . . . finished first in the 3,000m at the C-USA Championships with a time of 8:26.46 . . . claimed second place in the Mile with a time of 4:13.22 . . . part of the distance medley relay team that finished second at the C-USA Championships . . . ran team-best times in the 1,000m (2:28.64), the mile (4:05.32) and the 3,000m (8:06.40) . . . (Outdoor) Competed in nine events . . . finished 14th in the 1,500m at the NCAA Championships . . . ran a personal-best time of 3:43.32 in the1,500m at the NCAA preliminaries . . . finished fifth in the 1,500m at the NCAA Midwest Regional . . . won the Conference USA Championship in the 1,500m . . . placed sixth in the 800m . . . finished second at the Drake Relays in the 1,500m . . . won the 1,500m race at the Sooner Twilight . . . named C-USA Track and Field Athlete of the Week on May 13.

2006-07: Took a redshirt season.

High School: Finished third at the Canadian Junior Nationals in the 1500m . . . was fourth in the OFSAA in both the 1500m (3:51.00) and the 3000m (8:28.00) . . . was named the Birchmount Park High School Male Athlete of the Year his senior year . . . also earned a cross country award.

Personal: Majoring in exercise sports science . . . son of Eric and Joanne Davidson . . . has two younger brothers, Jeffrey and Gregory.