Personal: Born Feb. 13, 1988.
Summer 2007: Ran sixth (14:49.03) in the 5,000-meter run at the Music City Distance Carnival (June 2) in Nashville, Tenn. ... Finished fifth (31:31.40) in the 10,000-meter run, his first ever, at the U.S. Junior Track & Field Championship (June 22).
2006-2007: (Cross Country) Placed eighth at the season-opening Hurricane Festival (Sept. 2), running the four-mile course in 20:53 ... Finished 139th of 301 (26:32) at the Roy Griak Invitational (Sept. 23) ... Finished 31st (26:34) at the Penn State National Invitational (Oct. 7) ... Placed 40th (25:50) at the Big 12 Championships (Oct. 27) ... Ended the season 44th (32:09) at the NCAA Midwest Regional (Nov. 11). (Indoor) Redshirted. (Outdoor) Redshirted.
High School: As a senior, placed third in the 3200-meter run at the 2006 Pennsylvania State High School Championships ... Finished eighth at the 2005 state cross country championships.
Other: Placed 13th (26:47) in the 8,000-meter run at the U.S. Cross Country Junior National Championships in Boulder, Colo. (Feb. 10, 2007).