|High School:||Portage Central|
2017 (Freshman): Was among the team’s top six finishers in all four races he competed in during his freshman season… Placed third on the team and 16th overall at the Ohio Wesleyan Invitational with a season-best 8K time of 26:22.3… Placed 117th overall, 39th among DIII finishers and sixth among Spartans at the All-Ohio Championships.
Personal: Was a four-year member of the Portage Central High School team, serving as a captain of the cross country squad during his senior year... Was coached by Dan Wytko and Mike Northuis... Earned all-conference honors for both track and cross country from 2015-17, and won conference titles in cross country in 2016 and in the 1,600m run in 2017... Recorded a top 5K time for cross country of 16:14, and top track times of 9:40 in the 3,200m run, 4:22 in the 1,600m run, 1:59 in the 800m run and 55 seconds in the 400m dash... Claimed the Academic Platinum Award in 2017, and was a four-time winner of the Academic Gold Award... Born February 22... Son of Brian and Kristi... Grandfather, Jerry Mack, competed in track and field for Western Michigan University.