In all, 124 Spartans were recognized for having a 3.0 or higher GPA.
Spartans earn top finishes against top-ranked teams in the nation.
Seventeen runners finish in the top 20.
In total, 141 Spartans earn a 3.0 GPA or higher.
Ninety-five Spartan student-athletes were recognized for having a 3.0 or better GPA.
• 5K - 16:12.4
• 8K - 24:20.5
• 10K - 30:57.9
Great Lakes All-Region
Academic All-Big Ten
Was the top Spartan finisher at the Spartan Invitational (9/15, 8K), claiming second place with a time of 24:48.0 ... Placed fifth at the Griak Invitational (9/23, 8K) with a time of 25:12.7 ... Ran a career-best 8K time of 24:20.5 at the Nuttycombe Invite (10/13) ... Finished 24th at the Big Ten Championships (10/29, 8K), clocking in at 24:54.0 ... Earned All-Great Lakes honors with a 10th place finish at the NCAA Great Lakes Regionals (11/10, 10K), crossing the line at 31:12.8 ... Set a personal-best 10K time at the NCAA Championships (11/18) with a time of 30:57.9.
Academic All-Big Ten
Finished 16th at the MSU Spartan Invitational (9/16, 8K) with a season-best time of 25:17.5 ... Took 60th at the Roy Griak Invitational (9/24, 8K) ... Finished 150th at the Nuttycombe Wisconsin Invitational (10/14, 8K) on a time of 25:30.1 ... Took 52nd at the Big Ten Championships crossing the finish line at 25:42.3.
Opened his 2015 season with an eighth-place finish at the Spartan Invite (9/18, 8K) with a time of 25:13 ... Was the second MSU harrier to finish at the Spartan Invite ... Ran a 25:20 at the Roy Griak Invitational (9/26, 8K), finishing 14th overall ... Was the fourth Spartan to finish at the Wisconsin Adidas Invite (10/16, 8K), running a 24:26.1 ... Took 42nd at the Big Ten Championships (11/1, 8K) with a time of 24:30.0 ... Crossed the line in 32:07.0 to finish 55th at the Great Lakes Regional (11/13, 10K) ... Finished 202nd at the NCAA Championships (11/21, 10K) with a 32:00.3.
Finished 63rd with a season-best 8K time of 25:06.50 at the Big Ten Championships ... Placed 20th overall with a time of 25:34.07 at the Bill Dellinger Invitational in Oregon ... Ran a time of 25:59.00 at the 2014 Spartan Invitational ... Placed 66th at the Roy Griak Invitational with a time of 26:09.70 ... Posted a time of 25:19.00 in the men's open race at the Wisconsin Invitational.
Competed unattached... Ran a season-best 5K with a time of 15:26.80 and placed ninth at the EMU Fall Classic... Ran a 5K time of 16:12.40 at the Jeff Drenth Memorial to finish fifth overall... Placed 78th overall at the Spartan Invitational with an 8K time of 26:09.
Four-year letter winner in cross country and track and field ... Captained the cross country team for two years ... Earned All-State honors in 2012 ... Also earned All-Region honors in 2011 and 2012 ... Helped the Royal Oak Ravens to a regional championship in 2012 as well as league championships from 2010-2012 (OAA Blue) ... Team earned All-League honors in 2011 and 2012 ... Crowned the 1600m champion in 2011 ... Three-year letter winner in ice hockey and claimed All-League honors in 2013 (OAA White).
Born March 3, 1995 in Royal Oak, Michigan ... Son of Charles and Mary Pat ... Sister, Leah, was a member of the Michigan State synchronized swimming team from 2010-2013 ... Majoring in communications with a minor in public relations.