LaRue's Personal Bests
High Jump, Indoor: 6-05.00
High Jump, Outdoor: 6-06.75
Competed in one meet during the season, finishing fourth in the high jump at the Vertklasse Meeting with a mark of 6-4.
Top high jumper for the Deacs during the indoor season ... Personal-best mark of 6-05.00 came at the Virginia Tech Challenge, where he placed 11th ... Finished in eighth place at the Virginia Tech Invitational by clearing a height of 6-04.75 ... Mark of 6-04.25 led to a second-place finish at the Liberty Quad Meet.
Did not compete in the outdoor season.
Did not compete in the indoor season.
Competed in the high jump at seven different meets ... Had a season-best jump of 6-06.75 to finish ninth at the Georgia Tech Invitational ... Cleared 6-04.75 twice with the first coming at the ACC Championships where he finished 12th and the second was at the Clemson Classic, where he took seventh ... Finished fourth at a rainy Winthrop Invite with a height of 6-02.75 ... Also competed in the long jump at the Wake Forest Open and finished with a leap of 18-11.75.
Cleared 6-04.25 to finish fifth in the high jump at the Virginia Tech Challenge ... Took third in the high jump at the N.Y. Armory Duals with a height of 6-02.75 and then was 12th in the long jump with a mark of 19-09.25 ... Jumped 42-02.75 in the triple jump at the Virginia Tech Invite to finish 10th.
Competed in the high jump at the ACC Championships (4-19-08) finishing 13th with a season-best jump of 6-01.25.
Finished 9th in the high jump at the ASU Invite (12-1-07) with a jump of 5-10.00 ... He also competed in the triple jump at the ASU Invite and posted a mark of 40-00.05.
Named North Carolina All-Conference and All-County...Majoring in Health and Exercise Science.
Up Close with Aaron
My biggest inspiration is...My big brother.
My favorite food is...Mac n Cheese.
If I could have one superpower, it would be...The ability to read minds.
My dream job is...Anything that allows me to do the things I love.
My most memorable track and field moment was...Meeting Bill Cosby at the Penn Relays.
The best book I have ever read is...Love by Leo Buscaglia.
My secret addiction is...Honey.
My best moment off the track so far at Wake Forest has been...Rushing the court after a big basketball win against North Carolina.
A weird fact not many people know about me is...I am a huge nerd. I study all the time.
My favorite quote is..."Being happy does not mean that everything is perfect. IT means that you've decided to look beyond the imperfections."
My celebrity crush is...Beyonce.