Four former Cavaliers also look to qualify for London Olympics
Meet continues Saturday
PRs: 400m - 48.47; 600m - 1:18.50; 800m - 1:46.11; 1500m - 3:54.07
All-American: DMR (`09) 800m (O: '10)
ACC Champion: 800m ('10)
Penn Relays Champion: 4x8 ('10, '11)
All-Region: 800m (`09)
All-ACC: DMR (`09), 800m (I: '10; O: `09, '10, '11) 4x4 (I: `09; O: `09, '10)
NCAA Qualifier: DMR (`09), 800m (O: `09, '10)
Regional Qualifier: 800m (`09, '10), 4x4 (`09)
NCAA East Preliminary Qualifier: 800m ('11)
USATF Sr. National Participant: 800m ('10)
ACC Academic Honor Roll: ('10-'11)
Earned silver as part of 4x400m and DMR at ACCs
Placed 5th in 800m at ACCs
2011 CROSS COUNTRY
Placed 36th at Cavalier Open
Penn Relays Champion in 4x800m relay (UVa school-record time of 7:12.15)
Penn Relays 4x800m time ranked first in nation
Earned silver in 800m at ACCs
Placed 37th in 800m at NCAA East Regional Preliminaries
Did not compete
2010 CROSS COUNTRY
Did not compete
All-American in 800m, finishing sixth at NCAAs
ACC Champion in 800m
Ran second leg of 4x8 team that won Championship of America at Penn Relays
Earned All-ACC honors 4x4 and 800m
Ran anchor leg of 4x4 team that won Lou Onesty
Season-best 800m time of 1:46.11 in 800m ranks third at UVa
Member of 4x8 team that won at Millrose Games
Member of DMR team that won at Armory on January 30
Provisionally qualified for NCAAs in 800m
Finished runner-up in 800m, earning All-ACC honors
Ran program's sixth-best 800m time at Armory on February 13 - 1:49.47
2009 CROSS COUNTRY
Competed in the Cavalier Open
Earned All-ACC honors in 800m, finishing runner-up
Also finished third in 4x400m to earn All-ACC honors
Finished fifth in 800m at Regionals
Earned All-America honors in DMR, finishing sixth at NCAAs
Helped break school record in DMR at Alex Wilson
Earned All-ACC honors in DMR and 4x400m
Also raced 800m at ACCs
2008 CROSS COUNTRY
Finished 32nd at Cavalier Open in 29:25.95
All-American in the 800m
USATF Youth National Champion in the 800m and 3,000m
US Army Reserve National Scholar-Athlete Award recipient
Medalist at USATF Junior Olympics
National Honor Society member
Full name is Lance Jared Roller II
Son of Kim and Lance Roller Sr.
Two younger sisters, Brie, 18, and Anais, 13
Coached by Rachelle Clinton at Walter Panas High School
More about Lance:
Favorite movie: The Dark Knight
Favorite band: Big Poppa (Notorious BIG)
Favorite class: anatomy
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