PEPPERDINE TRACK 2011: Individual season bests included a 1:57.03 (800m) and 4:04.13 (1500m) ... Graduated from Pepperdine holding school record with the distance medley relay (10:53.21).
PEPPERDINE TRACK 2010: Did not compete.
PEPPERDINE TRACK 2009: Helped set a school record of 10:53.21 in the distance medley relay at the West Coast Track Challenge, running the anchor leg for a group that also included Kenny Smith, Derek Pesta and Henri Floris ... Individual season bests included a 4:07.52 in the 1,500-meter run, a 8:59.05 in the 3K, a 9:56.26 in the steeplechase and a 15:31.67 in the 5K.
PEPPERDINE TRACK 2008: Ran the 800m (best of 1:59.22) and the 1,500m (best of 4:06.96) during track season ... Took third place in the 1,500m at the South Florida Open.
HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Canyon (Texas) High School in 2007 ... Ran four years of varsity track and cross country ... Placed third in the 1600 meters (4:27) and the 3200 meters (9:42) at the Texas state 3A meet his senior year ... Named to the all-state 3A cross country team his senior and sophomore years ... Earned Athlete of the Month honors for the Panhandle Region of Texas ... Selected team captain all four years of high school ... The cross country team placed third in the state from 2004-06 ... Served as freshman and sophomore class president ... Voted school president his junior and senior year ... Member of National Honor Society and National Honor Roll.
CLUB: Ran for Canyon Track Club in 2003, 2005 and 2006.
PERSONAL: Born in Amarillo, Texas ... Son of Randy and Sandy Allison ... Brother of Zain, Sann, Mesa, Treet and Ayse ... Majoring in telecom television production with an emphasis in acting ... Hopes to become a renowned actor ... Produced The Randumb Show, which is a sketch comedy program shown at Pepperdine ... Cast member of the Pepperdine Improv Troupe and the student-produced musical, Life is not a Musical ... Appeared in 'The Christening' episode of NBC's "The Office." ... Chose to attend Pepperdine because of its, prestigious reputation, excellent academic and athletic programs, as well as its high moral standards.
FAVORITES: Roger Bannister is his favorite sports hero "because he broke the barrier that people said was impossible" ... Favorite hobbies include making movies with his friends, listening to and collecting alternative indie rock music and lawn gnome liberating ... Favorite food is Aztec Cheesecake ... Favorite television show is The Randumb Show ... Favorite movie is Ace Ventura Pet Detective ... Favorite musical artist is The Postal Service ... Loves cross country because "if you mess up it's your own fault. There is no question of `Did that referee call that right?' or `Did my coach tell me the right play?' If you win, you are the best."