Malik Epps
Malik Epps
Year: Senior
Hometown: Atlanta, Ga.
High School: North Atlanta
Position: Middle Distance
Major: Economics
House Affiliation: Eliot

Personal Bests
800 - 1:54.71 (O)
1,000 - 2:31.83 (I)
1,500 - 4:07.34 (O)
1 mile - 4:26.48

All-Ivy League first team (indoor 4x800 relay; outdoor 4x800 relay) … Ran career-bests in the indoor 1000 and outdoor 800 at the H-Y-P meet and Stonehill Skyhawk Invite, respectively, posting times of 2:29.78 and 1:53.40, respectively … Crossed the line in 1:54.31 in the indoor 800 at the BU Scarlet and White meet, good for a ninth-place finish … Won the 4x800 indoor and outdoor Ivy League Championship, with times of 7:37.13 (indoor) and 7:28.04 (outdoor).

Finished fifth overall in the 1 mile run with a season best time of 4:26.48 at the Harvard Season Open Track Meet … Ran a season best 1:55.75 in the 800m run at the Larry Ellis Invitational.

Finished fourth at the Harvard challenge & multi meet in DMR … Finished fourth in the 800 and fifth in 1,500 at the Harvard-Yale vs. Oxford-Cambridge meet

Before Harvard

Member of the cross country and track teams at North Atlanta High School ... Finished as the Georgia state runner-up in the 800m in 2011 ... Placed fifth in the 1600m and third in the 800m in 2012 ... Named team MVP three times for cross country and two times for track ... Holds the North Atlanta records for the 800m, 1600m and 5k ... Two-time captain of the cross country and track teams ... Named Mr. Black and Silver ... Class of 2012 Student-Athlete Award winner.

Also enjoys playing tennis, reading books and watching “Criminal Minds.”