WSU CAREER. JUNIOR (2005): Cross Country - Came on strong at end of season...took 38th at Sundodger Invite (9/17/05, Seattle)...finished fourth at Montana Invite (10/1/05, Missoula)...87th at Brooks Pre-Nationals (10/15/05, Terre Haute)...ran to team-best 16th place finish at Pac-10 Championships (10/29/05, Tucson)...55th overall, second on team at NCAA West Regionals (11/12/05, Palo Alto)...named captain of men's squad...selected Pac-10 All-Academic first team.
SOPHOMORE (2004): Cross Country - Competed in five meets, scoring in four...finished fifth at Idaho Invitational (9/3/04, Moscow)...fifth Cougar across line and 43rd overall at Pac-10 Championships (10/30/04, San Francisco)...at NCAA West Regional meet (11/13/04, Fresno), 63rd overall and fifth WSU finisher...named to Pac-10 All-Academic first team...JUNIOR (2005): Indoor - Ran 3000m PR of 8:31.26i at Husky Classic (2/12/05, Seattle)...16th in the MPSF 5k...Outdoor - Competed in 1500m, 3k and 5k...named to Pac-10 All-Academic Track & Field first team.
REDSHIRT FRESHMAN (2003):Cross Country - Competed in three meets...scored at Idaho Jamboree with seventh place finish overall...battled injuries during the second half of the season...finished 64th overall and ninth on team at Pac-10 Championships (11/1/03, Pullman)...SOPHOMORE (2004): Indoor - Top time in 3k was 8:38.38i came at the Pac-10 Invite (2/14/04, Seattle)...Outdoor - Added the 5k to his resume with a time of 14:41.74 at the Stanford Invite (3/27/04).
FRESHMAN (2002-03): Cross Country - Redshirt season...Indoor - Ran top time in mile of 4:17.50i at the UW Pac-10 Invite (3/1/03, Seattle)...Outdoor - Best efforts included 1500m time of 4:01.62 (4/19/03, Boise)...fastest 3k time was 8:46.34 (4/12/03, Pullman).
HIGH SCHOOL CAREER. Earned three varsity letters at Wenatchee High in cross country for coach Susan Valdez and three in track for coach Bob Bullis...named to the first team All-Big 9 Conference in the 1600m in both senior and junior seasons...most valuable player award in track sophomore through senior years...first team all-conference in the 3200m as a junior...captain of both cross country and track as junior and senior.
PERSONAL. Born on 3/20/84, at Wenatchee, Wash...father Dave is an architect...mother Jeri...brother Mike (11/15/81)...graduated high school with a 3.84 GPA...studying accounting and German at WSU.
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