|High School:||Oxon Hill|
2014 Outdoor: Placed 22nd in the 800m run at the 2014 America East Outdoor Track and Field Championships at Vermont… Recorded his top time in the event (1:58.64) at the Morgan State Legacy Meet.
2013-14 Indoor: Competed primarily in the 800m run as a freshman for the Retrievers, placing 13th in the event at the 2014 America East Indoor Track and Field Championships in New York… Posted a season-best 800m time of 1:57.90 at the NYU Team Challenge at The Armory… Also raced in the 1,000m and one mile competitions during the season.
Background: Competed in cross country as well as indoor and outdoor track and field at Oxon Hill… Named to the 2012 and 2013 All-County First Team for outdoor track… 2012 Prince George’s County champion in the outdoor 800m and 1600m… Also the 4A East Regional Champion in both events… Helped lead the Clippers to the 4A State title in the indoor 4x800… Helped Oxon Hill sweep the PG County titles in indoor and outdoor track in 2010-11.
Personal: Only child of Mario and Shirley Phillips… Plans to study financial economics to become an accountant… Born Sept. 20, 1995.