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Paulo Pinheiro
  Paulo Pinheiro

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Lisbon, Portugal

High School:
Secundaria Leal Da Camara

Last College:
University of Lisbon

Height:
6-3

Event:
Distance

Birthdate:
07/09/1989

Experience:
4L


05/29/2013

Huddleston, Pinheiro and Rackers Earn C-USA Track All-Academic Accolades

Seniors Erin Huddleston and Paulo Pinheiro, along with sophomore Tim Rackers earn spots on the league's all-academic squad

04/18/2013

Tulsa Track and Field Sends Athletes To Mt. Sac Invitational

The Golden Hurricane will have five runners compete at the prestigious track meet

04/11/2013

Conference USA Announces Commissioner's Honor Roll

Hurricane has 198 student-athletes honored

03/30/2013

Sammons Sets Two School Records At Arkansas Spring Invitational

Sophomore thrower Chase Sammons sets program best marks in discus and shot put, Tulsa wins five events

03/29/2013

Tulsa Track Sets Course For Arkansas Spring Invitational

The Golden Hurricane will compete in Fayetteville, Ark., in its second meet of the outdoor season

Personal Bests
Indoor: 1,000m: 2:33.99, Mile: 4:05.13, 3,000m: 8:11.13, 5,000m: 14:11.79
Outdoor: 1,500m: 3:46.68, 3,000m: 8:14.39, 5,000m: 14:08.36, 10,000m: 30:40.79

2011-12: (Indoor) Won Conference USA Championships in both the 3,000m (8:11.13) and the 5,000m (14:11.79) . . . named to the all-C-USA First Team in both events . . . 5K mark at the league meet was the second-fastest in school history and a facility record . . . placed second in the mile at the Arkansas Last Chance meet with a time of 4:02.89 . . . (Outdoor) Competed at the NCAA West Preliminary, finishing 25th in the 5K in 14:41.38 . . . won Conference USA Championships in both the 5,000m (14:17.43) and the 10,000m (30:40.79) . . . earned spots on the all-C-USA First Team in both events . . . broke the school record in the 3,000m at the Arkansas Spring Invitational, and his mark of 8:14.39 was good for second place . . . posted a career-best time of 14:08.36 in the 5,000m in a 15th-place effort at the Mt. SAC Relay's.

2010-11: (Indoor) Ran at five meets . . . posted a personal-best in the mile of 4:15.88 at the Conference USA Championship to finish seventh . . . placed eighth in the 3,000m at the league meet with a mark of 8:25.21 . . . season-best time of 8:24.39 in the 3,000m came at the Tyson Invitational, where he finished fourth . . . also won the 1,000m at the O.C. Indoor Invitational in a time of 2:33.99 . . . (Outdoor) Competed only at the Conference USA Championship, but earned nine points for the Golden Hurricane at the meet . . . finished second in the 10,000m with a mark of 30:53.61 to earn a spot on the all-C-USA Second Team . . . placed eighth in the 5,000m in a time of 14:41.94.

Prior to TU: Won the U-23 National Championship in the 5,000 meters in 2009 . . . placed second in the U-23 National Championship in 2009 and 2010 . . . won the national junior championship in the 3,000 meters and 5,000 meters in 2007 . . . his best time in the 5K was 14:22 and his best time in the 3K was 8:15.

Personal: Majoring in mathematics . . . his favorite movie is Pulp Fiction . . . his favorite food is pasta . . . his favorite cross country/track athlete is Ethipoian long-distance runner Kenenisa Bekele . . . his dream as a child was to be a scientist . . . his craziest ambition is to be an Olympic champion . . . has one sister, Rita . . . son of Victor Pinheiro and Paula Ganho.