Events: 800M (IN: 2:02.09; OUT: 2:04.42), 1,500M (4:11.47), Mile (4:19.67), 3,000M (OUT: 8:39.07), 5,000M (OUT: 15:21.75)
Competed in three meets during the 2017 season ... Nearly matched his personal-best time in the 1,500 meters at the Louisiana Classics as he opened the outdoor season by running 4 minutes, 11.65 seconds for sixth place in the event ... Also placed sixth in the B section of the 1,500 meters at the LSU Alumni Gold meet with a time of 4:25.59 ... Clocked 2:04.42 for 22nd place in the 800 meters at the Louisiana Classics ... Anchored the Tigers to a third-place finish in the 4x800-meter relay at the SEC Relays with a time of 7:50.61 ... Did not finish the 5,000 meters at the inaugural SEC Relays ... Honored for his academic performance with a selection to the SEC Academic Honor Roll following the season.
Lined up in five meets during the outdoor season ... Finished third in the 3,000 meters at both the Hurricane Twilight with a time of 8 minutes, 39.07 seconds and Texas Invitational with a time of 8:39.30 ... Ran a seasonal-best time of 15:21.75 for fifth place in the 5,000 meters at the LSU Alumni Gold ... Also placed fifth in the 5k at the LSU Invitational with a run of 15:22.73 ... Clocked 15:42.64 for seventh place in the 5k at the Battle on the Bayou ... Did not compete for the Tigers during the indoor season.
Received a redshirt in his debut season with the Tigers in 2015 … Competed unattached during the indoor and outdoor seasons … Ran indoor personal bests of 2:02.09 in a 15th-place finish in the 800 meters and 4:19.67 in a sixth-place finish in the mile at the LSU High Performance Meet … Followed outdoors by running an outdoor PR of 4:11.47 in a 13th-place finish in the 1,500 meters at the LSU Invitational in the team’s regular-season finale.
PRIOR TO LSU
A three-time state champion runner and Class 2A all-state performer during his prep career at Episcopal High School … Set school records in both the 1,600 meters and 3,200 meters during his senior season in 2014 … Helped lead Episcopal High School to four-straight Class 2A state cross country championships during his prep career.
Full name is Bryan Taylor Stamey … Born on May 10, 1996 … Parents are Robert Stamey and LaVonne Martin … Both parents attended LSU … Has a younger sister, Alicia Stamey, who signed a National Letter of Intent to run for LSU in its Class of 2017 … An honor student during his prep career at Episcopal High School … Was a member of the National Honor Society during his high school tenure … Majoring in electrical engineering.