|Sophomore distance runner with championship high school pedigree competed in four cross country meets for the Seminoles last season…continues to adjust to the transition of racing and training over longer distances.|
2013: Cracked the lineup for the Seminoles as a true freshman, making his debut at the Notre Dame Invitational…turned in his finest performance at home by placing eighth at the FSU Invitational, where he covered the 8k course in a season-best 25:20.5…placed 69th at the ACC Championships in 25:39.0.
2014: Outdoor – competed unattached during a redshirt season…his top performance came in a 3000m win at the Seminole Invitation (8:55.93)…posted a season-best 3:59.17 in the 1500 at the FSU Twilight meet. Indoor – did not compete.
Was a member of Florida 3A powerhouse Belen Jesuit High School program in Miami and a key contributor to three consecutive (2010-12) state cross country championships…helped his team qualify for Nike XC National s in 2011…led Belen to 2012 state cross country title with fourth-place finish at FSU’s Apalachee Regional Park…runner-up in the 1600 at the 3A state meet as a junior and senior…finished fourth in the 3200 at the state meet as a junior and senior…posted 1600 personal-best of 4:17.68 at the 2012 state meet…3200 PR (9:10.34) was set at 2013 FSU Relays at Mike Long Track, where he placed fourth in stacked field…outstanding high school student who plans to pursue a degree in Accounting/Finance…born Oct. 19, 1994.