Honors and Awards
Heptagonal Champion (2009 indoors)
First-team All-Ivy (cross country, 2009, 2010; indoors 2009)
Second-team All-Ivy (outdoors 2008, cross country 2008)
All-Regional (cross country 2008, 2009, 2010)
McLaughlin Award (2008)
Watters Miles Award (2008, 2009)
USTFCCA All-Academic (2008, 2009)
Bingham Relay Award (2009)
1,500 meters - 3:49.87
Mile - 4:11.25
3,000 meters - 8:04.72
5,000 meters - 14:07.34
XC 8k - 24:01.8
XC 10k - 29:51.2
Captured the title at the Harvard-Yale Meet for the third consecutive year with a winning time of 25:10.70 ... Took second at Heps with a time of 24:14.0, earning a first team All-Ivy League nod ... Placed third at NCAA Regionals with a time of 29:51.2, earning an automatic bid to the NCAA Championships and a spot on the All-Northeast Region Team for the third straight season.
Won the Harvard/Yale duel meet at Franklin Park with a time of 24:20, his fastest time on that course … First among Harvard runners and eighth overall at the NCAA Pre-National Invitational with a personal best time of 24:01.8 … Earned first-team All-Ivy League at the Heps Championships … Won the individual title at the Heps Championships, Harvard’s first individual champion at the event since 1995, with a time of 25:09.2 ... Earned all-region honors ... Finished third overall at NCAA regionals, helping the team to 10th-place finish with a time of 31:03 ... Qualified for the NCAA National Cross Country Championships as top individual finisher ... Finished 42nd out of 250 at the NCAA Championships with a time of 30:23, his second straight top 45 performance at the national meet.
Earned second-team All-Ivy and Academic All-Ivy honors ... Named all-regional ... Placed 42nd at the 2008 NCAA Cross Country Championship ... Was the sixth person to cross the finish line at the NCAA Northeast Regional, earning an at-large bid to the NCAA Championships ... Finished second among Harvard runners and eighth overall at the Heptagonal Championships ... Led Harvard to a 28th-place showing at the Pre-National meet by finishing 21st overall ... Won the Harvard-Yale cross country dual meet ... Earned first-team All-Ivy League honors for indoor track ... Finished second in the 3,000 meter run and set a personal record in the event at the Indoor IC4A Championships ... Captured the 3,000 meter title at the Indoor Heptagonal Championships ... Won the mile run and qualified for the IC4A Championships at the Battle of Beantown, clocking in at 4:13.23 ... Won the 3,000 meter run at the HYP meet with a time of 8:10.34 ... Placed sixth at the NCAA East Regional in the 5,000 meters … Named to the second-team All-Ivy League with a second-place finish in the 5,000 meters at the Heptagonal Championships … A member of the distance medley relay team that finished 13th overall at the Drake Relays … Named to the USTFCCCA All-Academic team … Finished first in the 5,000 meters at the Harvard-Yale dual meet … Finished first in the 5,000 meters at the Sam Howell Invitational with a time of 14:11.52, qualifying for the IC4A Championships.
Received the McLaughlin Award and the Watters Miles Award ... Second team All-Ivy outdoors ... Placed 14th in the 5,000 meters at the NCAA East regional ... Hit an NCAA provisional mark in the 3,000 meters at the Ondoor IC4A Championships, finishing second (8:04.72) and good enough for third all-time in Harvard history ... Finished second in the 5,000 meters at the Outdoor Heptagonal Championships ... Placed sixth in the 3,000 meters at the Indoor Heptagonal Championships ... Finished third in the mile at the Harvard Select Meet with an IC4A qualifying time of 4:13.58 ... Won the 3,000 meters at the Battle of Beantown with an IC4A qualifying time of 8:16.45 ... Improved upon his IC4A qualifying mark in the mile at the HYP meet, placing second in 4:11.25 ... Qualified for the outdoor IC4A meet after placing second overall and first among collegiate competitors in the 1,500 meters (3:49.87) at the Victor Lopez Rice Bayou Classic ... Ran an NCAA regional qualifying mark in the 5,000 meters at the Sam Howell Invitational, winning in 14:07.34, the fifth fastest time in school history.
Named all-metro track and cross country runner of the year junior and senior seasons ... All-state 3,200m junior and senior years ... Member of Iowa 4A state cross country championship team as a freshman ... Illinois 2A cross country all-state ... Holds individual school records in the 1600m (4:13) and 3200m (8:57) ... Cross country and track team captain senior year.