Graduates receive student-athlete stoles at Friday’s GTAA graduation brunch
87 Georgia Tech student-athletes participated in internships this summer
Yellow Jackets gaining real-world experience at a variety of world-class organizations
Indoor: Helped the DMR to a second-place finish and a time of 10:10.65 at the Vanderbilt Indoor Invitational … Ran a career-best time in the mile with a 4:12.30 at the Samford University Invitational. Outdoor: Ran a personal-best time of 1:53.79 in the 800 meters at the Georgia Tech Invite … Logged a career-best time of 14:32.69 in the 1,500 meters at the Florida Relays.
2014 Cross Country:
Placed second for GT, and fourth overall, in the UGA Invitational with a time of 26:13 ... Finished ninth overall out of 160 runners at the Upstate Invitational with a career-best 8K time of 25:28 ... Recorded a 25:57 8K at the Crimson Classic and finished fourth for the Yellow Jackets ... Competed in the ACC Championships with a time of 25:30.
Indoor: Helped the DMR place second at the Orange and Purple Classic and a third-place finish at the Samford Invite ... Logged a personal-best time of 4:15.77 in the mile and a fourth-place finish at the Samford Invite. Outdoor: Ran a season-best 800 meters in 1:53.89 at the Georgia Tech Invite ... Clocked a season-best 1,500-meter time of 3:52.98 at the Florida Relays ... Ran his fastest 5,000 meters (14:53.11) at the Alabama Relays.
Four-year letterwinner in cross country and track at Pope High School ... Is the 2012 and 2013 1600-meter state champion ... Named to the All-Cobb County track and field team in 2012 and 2013 ... Selected to the cross country all-county team in 2012 and 2013 ... Tabbed the Atlanta Track Club's Man of the Year in 2012 and 2013 for cross country.
Full name is Patrick James Fleming ... Born on Oct. 14, 1994 in Miami, Fla. ... Parents are Wayne Fleming and Ana Shields ... Brother to Ashley ... Chose Georgia Tech because of its prestige, academics and athletics ... Majoring in applied math.