|Hometown:||Tipp City, Ohio|
2018 (Junior): Participated in five races for the Spartans throughout the year, finishing among the top-10 CWRU competitors each time… Was the team’s seventh finisher at the NCAA Championships, crossing the finish line in 274th place with a time of 28:02.9… Was also 152nd at the NCAA Regional Championships and 61st at the UAA Championships… Recorded his top 8K time of the year at the Inter-Region Rumble on October 13, placing 41st out of 307 runners with a time of 26:38.1.
|Meet||Dist.||# of Runners||Time||Overall Pl.||Team Pl.|
|Aug. 31||Sudeck Sunset Classic Stampede||6K||41||20:23.3||11||8|
|Oct. 13||Inter-Region Rumble||8K||308||26:38.1||41||8|
|Oct. 28||UAA Championships||8K||77||27:49.9||61||9|
|Nov. 10||NCAA Great Lakes Regional||8K||265||27:34.0||152||7|
|Nov. 17||NCAA DIII Championships||8K||280||28:02.9||274||7|
2017 (Sophomore): Competed in five races during his sophomore season… Was the team’s ninth finisher at the 2017 UAA Championships, placing 72nd overall with a time of 29:01.2 in the 8K race… Recorded a season-best 8K time of 27:08.5 at the All-Ohio Championships, placing 48th among Division III finishers and eighth among Spartans in the race.
Personal: Was a member of the cross country and track & field teams at Tippecanoe High School, where he was coached by Byron Kimmel... Notched career-best times of 16:25 in the 5K and 9:55 in the 3,200-meter run... Helped lead the cross country team to the State Championship, in addition to a pair of runner-up finishes... Three-time Academic All-Ohio... Two-time National Honor Society member... 2015 I-SWEEEP Silver Medal Award for Environment-Management & Pollution in 2015... 2015 STEM Scholar... Born March 31... Son of Rick & Lori... Brother, Rick, was a member of the track & field team at Ohio State.