2012: Earned All-Region honors for the second consecutive year after finishing eighth at the NCAA South Regionals in 30:44.0 (10k)...Finished in 26:34.21 at the Georgia Invitational 8k to place fourth overall...Scored for Georgia at the Greater Louisville Classic 8k, crossing the finish line in 42nd place with a time of 24:37.29...Placed 159th at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational 8k in 24:32...Scored for the Bulldogs at the SEC Championships, finishing the 8k course in 24:29.94 to claim 20th place...The first Georgia finisher at the NCAA Championships, placing 96th in 30:41.1 (10k).
2011: Started his junior season by finishing fourth at the Georgia Invitational with a time of 25:12.08...Finished 50th to be the Bulldogs' second finisher at the Notre Dame Invitational after completing the course in 24:54...Scored for Georgia after taking 155th (25:10.6) at the Wisconsin Invitational...Was 15th at the SEC Championships to score for the Bulldogs with a time of 24:49.31...Named to All-Region team after finishing 23rd (31:50.1) at the NCAA South Regionals...Made his debut at the NCAA Championships and finished in 228th place 32:11.9).
2010: Won his first collegiate meet at UGA after clocking a 24:33.18 at the 8K Georgia Cross Country Invitational to open the season...Was the Bulldogs' top finisher for the second week in a row after taking second (25:22.84) at the UGA-GT Dual Meet...Finished second for UGA and 72nd overall at the Greater Louisville Classic with a time of 24:52.44...Led Georgia for the third time in 2010 after taking 94th at the NCAA Pre-Nationals with a time of 24:53.2...Finished second for the Bulldogs at the SEC Championships after registering a 25:15.50 for 28th...Was the second Georgia runner across the finish line after taking 30th (31:22.29) at the 10k NCAA South Regionals.
2009: In his first meet with the Bulldogs, finished seventh at the 8K Georgia-Georgia Tech Dual Meet after clocking a time of 26:13...Finished seventh at the Georgia Cross Country Invitational after recording a time of 27:11.10...Scored for the Bulldogs at the Notre Dame Invitational after crossing the finish line in 93rd place (25:14)...Recorded a 130th-place finish (25:32.1) at the 8K NCAA Pre-Nationals to score for the Bulldogs...Earned All-SEC Freshman honors and scored for Georgia after finished 32nd with a time of 26:03.43 at the 8K SEC Championships...Scored for the Bulldogs at the 10K NCAA South Regionals with a 30th-place finish (31:29.95).
2008: Attended Georgia State but did not compete during the cross country season...Ran in the 3000-meter run at the Niswonger Invitational during the indoor track season...Had a time of 15:06.30 in the 5000 for the Panthers during the outdoor season...Has personal-best times of 9:25 in the 3200 and 4:23 in the 1600.
High School: Earned three varsity letters in both cross country and track at Parkview...Named to All-County team in cross country as a junior and senior and was on the All-Metro team as a senior...Received All-Region and All-County honors in track in 2008...Voted Most Improved Athlete at Parkview in 2005...Broke Mill Creek record in the 3200 while at Parkview...Member of 2005 and 2006 AAAAA state championship teams in cross country.
Personal: Born October 18, 1989...Son of Clayton and Leslie Richardson...Undecided major.