Phil Moore
Phil Moore
Height: 5'11"
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Hershey, Pa.
High School: Hershey
Events: Distance
Major: Psychology

Honors:

  • USA South All-Sportsmanship (2016)
  • USA South All-Conference second team (2015)
  • USA South All-Academic (2015-16)
  • USA South All-Academic (2014-15)

2016-17 (Senior): Ran in seven cross country races, contributing points as a top-five finisher in the first four races... Was Covenant's representative for the USA South All-Sportsmanship team... Set a personal record in the 5k with a time of 19:19.3 in the UTC PowerAde Invitational (Sept. 9)... Season-best 8k time was 30:44.6 in the Berry Viking Open (Oct. 15)... In the indoor track season, ran the mile in 5:18.60 at the Tiger Indoor Invitational (Feb. 11)... Competed in four events during the outdoor season... Was a part of the 4x400 relay team that came in at 4:03.49 at the Victor Icebreaker Duals (March 4)... Had season-best 1500 time of 4:43.96 at the Berry Field Day Invitational (April 7-8)

2015-16 (Junior): Earned second team All-USA South honors after finishing 12th in the conference meet with a personal record time of 29:05... Finished 12th at the Mountaintop Invitational (Sept. 4) with a time of 21:10 in the 5k... Placed 18th at the Maryville Invitational (Oct. 3)... Also ran in the spring track season... Earned USA South All-Academic honors

2014-15 (Sophomore): Competed in seven of Covenant's races on the year... Recorded his best 8k time in the NCAA South Regional (Nov. 15), when he ran the course in 30:18.8... Finished 31st of 80 in the Maryville Invitational (Oct. 4) with an 8k time of 31:12... Named to USA South All-Academic team

2013-14 (Freshman): Didn't compete in cross country, but played on Covenant's JV soccer team

High School: Attended Hershey Christian High School… Holds the school record for both the 1600 meter run (4:40) and the 5K (18:15)… Voted Runner of the Year by his coaches and teammates… Qualified for the cross country district championships as a junior and senior… Member of National Honor Society and earned Honor Roll status… Was also elected School Treasurer

Personal: Parents are Greg and Lauri Moore… Has four siblings, Peter, Andrew, Sarah, and Nate… Father, Greg, played football at North Park University… Cousin, Mitchell, competes as a hurdler at the University of Buffalo… Favorite Bible verse is James 1:2-3… Majoring in Psychology and would like to either go to grad school or join the police force after graduating

Moore's Personal Records:

Cross Country:
5K: 19:19.3 (UTC PowerAde Invitational, Sep 9, 2016)
8K: 29:05.0 (USA South Championships, Oct 31, 2015)

Outdoor Track:
800m: 2:16 (Mountain Laurel Twilight Invitational, April 17, 2015)
1500m: 4:40 (Mountain Laurel Twilight Invitational, April 17, 2015)
5000m: 18:31 (Emory Classic, March 28, 2015) 
4x400: 4:03.49 - Carrenard, Reddecliff, Sneller (Victor Icebreaker Duals, March 4, 2017)

Indoor Track:
Mile: 5:18.60 (Tiger Indoor Invitational, Feb. 11, 2017) 

High School:
5K: 18:15
1600 (track): 4:40