The top performer on the team in his junior campaign … Competed in the NCAA South Central Regional for the third consecutive year, besting his previous personal-best 10K by over a minute with a 32:00.9 for a 49th-place finish … Ran in SEC Championships for the third consecutive year, clocking a personal-best 8K time at 25:15.03 for a 42nd-place finish … Clocked 25:41.64 at the Mountain Dew Invitational for a 35th-place finish … Placed 4th at the McNeese Stampede, timing 20:05.69 … Ran a 27:24.6 at the Chile Pepper Festival … Placed 53rd at the Crimson Classic, clocking 26:05.32.
Finished in the team’s Top 3 five of six meets … Clocked a 27:17.41 at the Commodore Classic 8k for a 129th-place finish … Notched a 10th-place finish at the LSU Invitational, clocking an 8k time of 27:53.1 … Ran 21:20.0 at the McNeese Stampede four-mile race for 12th place … Clocked a 33:37.1 at the Chile Pepper Festival in Fayetteville, Ark., finishing in 151st place in the 10k race … Competed at the SEC Championships for the second-straight year, clocking a career-best 8k time of 26:14.7 for 87th place overall … Notched a career-best 10k time as the team’s top finisher at the NCAA South Central Regional, running 33:31.3 for a 82nd place finish.
Accumulated a solid freshman campaign … Made his collegiate debut finishing in 16th place at the LSU Invitational with an 8k time of 28:43.6 … Clocked 32:47.2 in his first career 10k at the Chile Pepper Festival, finishing in 152nd place … Posted a career-best 8k time of 26:23.22 for 66th place at the SEC Championships … Competed at the NCAA South Central Regional, placing 100th with a time of 34:49.2.
PRIOR TO LSU
A standout distance runner for the powerhouse track and field and cross country programs at Catholic High School during his prep career … Coached in high school by former LSU Track & Field pole vaulter and Louisiana coaching legend Pete Boudreaux.
Full name is Philip Alan Primeaux … Born on Dec. 18, 1991 … Parents are Russell and Valerie Primeaux … Has three brothers, Brian, Mark and Steven … Brothers Mark and Steven attended LSU … Plans to major in mechanical engineering.