Michael Klein
Michael Klein
Height: 6-1
Year: So.
Hometown: Grand Rapids, Mich.
High School: Catholic Central
Major: Mathematics

2017 (Sophomore): Competed in five races during his sophomore year… Recorded a season-best 8K time of 28:04.6 in the open race at the All-Ohio Championships, placing ninth among CWRU finishers and 92nd overall… Was CWRU’s fourth finisher in the open race at the Inter-Regional Rumble, placing 28th overall… Earned UAA Fall All-Academic recognition.

  • Sudeck Sundown Classic: 6K/20:54.8/39th place (Team Finish: 19th)
  • OWU Invitational: 8K/28:22.3/107th place (Team Finish: 22nd)
  • Allegheny Classic: 4 miles/22:46/77th place (Team Finish: 18th)
  • All-Ohio Open Race: 8K/28:04.6/92nd place (Team Finish: 9th)
  • Inter-Regional Rumble Open: 8K/28:16.9/28th place (Team Finish: 4th)

2016 (Freshman): Competed in four races during his freshman season… Was the team’s fifth finisher at the Behrend Invitational, finishing 18th overall with a time of 29:38.1… Recorded a season-best 8K time of 29:01.0 at the Inter-Regional Rumble, finishing 73rd overall in the open race.

  • Sudeck Sundown Classic: 6K/21:50.0/32nd place (Team Finish: 19th)
  • Behrend Invitational: 8K/29:38.1/18th place (Team Finish: 5th)
  • All Ohio XC Championships Open: 8K/29:50.0/112th Place (Team Finish: 15th)
  • Inter-Regional Rumble Open: 8K/29:01.0/73rd place (Team Finish: 13th)

Personal: Was a four-year member of the Catholic Central High School team... Was coached by Jackson Fox... Served as the cross country team captain in 2014... Recorded top times of 16:56.36 in the 5,000m, 4:47.38 in the 1,600m and 10:24.71 in the 3,200m... Earned all-conference honors in 2015 and was an honorable mention in 2014... Claimed Leadership Awards for both cross country and track and field... National Honor Society member... Born February 28... Son of Greg and Nadine... His mother, Nadine, was a high jumper for Hillsdale College.