Notched his best finish of the season at the LSU Invitational (6k) with a 34th-place finish with a time of 19:14.95 … Concluded his sophomore season at the Texas A&M Invitational (8k) at 27:12.20, finishing in 130th-place.
Finished in 17th place in his first collegiate race at the LSU Invitational as he finished with a time of 15 minutes, 57.63 seconds on the 5k course at Highland Road Park … Followed his top-20 performance with a 79th-place finish in the Texas A&M Invitational where he ran 26:36.93 for 8k ... Wrapped up his freshman season with an appearance at the Crimson Classic in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.
PRIOR TO LSU
Was a letterman in cross country along with track and field for two years out of St. Paul’s High School in Louisiana for the Class of 2014 … Aided his team in winning the 2013 LHSAA 5A Cross Country Championship … A member of the 2014 St. Paul’s cross country team that was crowned district champions … Was named to the all-district and all-metro teams as a high school senior … Set a personal record in the three-mile race at the 2014 New Orleans Metro Championship with a time of 16 minutes, 18.4 seconds to earn 18th place.
Full name is Alexander Evans Harp … Born on August 19, 1996 … Parents are Jim and Pam Harp … Has an older sister, Elizabeth, and younger brother, William, and also has a twin sister named Victoria … A member of National Honor Society and the President’s Honor Roll in high school … Member of the Eagle Scouts … Plans to major in finance at LSU.