Max Goldak
Max Goldak

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Chesterton, Ind.

High School:
Chesterton

Birthdate:
10/23/1986


2009:
Finished the Spartan Invitational with a time of 25:33 ... Posted a time of 26:00.4 at the Roy Griak Invitational ... Clocked in at 26:55.3 at the Big Ten Championships ... Turned in a time of 32:31.54 at the NCAA Great Lakes Regional ... Clocked in at 32:09.3 at the NCAA Cross Country Championships.

2008:
Academic All-Big Ten Honoree ... Finished seventh at the Jeff Drenth Memorial 5K (15:48.4) ... Posted 14th at the Spartan Invitational with a time of 25:34 ... Placed 9th at the Colonial Inter-Regional (25:18.8) ... Competed at the Pre-Nationals with a time of 25:53.2 ... Took 75th at the Big Ten Championships (26:35.1) ... Finished 102nd at the NCAA Regional Championships (33:50.7).

2007:
Named to the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association Division I Cross Country All-Region Team ... Ran in all six meets with two top-10 finishes ... Took first place at the Jeff Drenth Memorial 5K (15:16) ... Ran to a fifth-place finish at the Spartan Invitational (25:21) ... Finished 23rd at the NCAA Great Lakes Regional (31:30.7)

2006:
Finished 16th at the 5K Jeff Drenth Memorial (15:13.5) ... Ran to a 38th-place finish at the Spartan Invitational (27:48) ... Posted a seventh-place finish at the 10K EMU Classic (32:40).

2005:
Redshirted ... Ran two meets unattached ... Placed 20th at the Jeff Drenth Memorial (16:36) ... Finished 46th at the Spartan Invitational (26:46).

High School:
Four year letterwinner in both cross country and track ... Earned all-conference honors five times, twice for cross country (2002 and 2003) and three times for track (2003-2005) ... Selected to cross country all-regional team all four seasons ... Won regional championship meet in 2003 and earned all-state honors ... Ran personal best 15:46 5K time as a senior.

Personal:
Son of Frank and Kim Goldak ... Father played baseball at Northwestern ... Packaging major ... Born Oct. 23, 1986.