Patrick Grosskopf
Patrick Grosskopf

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Corunna, Mich.

High School:
Corunna

Birthdate:
01/06/1988


11/21/2013

MSU Cross Country Travels To 2013 NCAA Championships

Caleb Rhynard and the Spartan women look to represent MSU on national stage.

2009:
Placed fourth at the Spartan Invitational with a time of 24:53 ... Clocked in at 25:09.6 for a 15th-place finish at the Roy Griak Invitational ... Turned in a time of 24:49.4 at Pre-Nationals ... Finished the Big Ten Championships with a time of 26:44.7 ... Finished fifth - the best individual finish for a MSU male runner since 1995 - at the NCAA Great Lakes Regional with a time of 31:12.98 to earn All-Region honors ... Clocked in at 31:25.7 at the NCAA Cross Country Championships.

2008:
Finished 16th at the Spartan Invitational (25:35) ... Placed12th at the Colonial Inter-Regional with a time of 25:28.9 ... Took 56th at Pre-Nationals (24:28.3) ... Placed 21st at the Big Ten Championships (25:08.2) ... Finished 26th at the NCAA Regional Championships (32:06.5).

2007:
Ran in all six meets and compiled two top-five finishes ... Placed fifth at the Jeff Drenth Memorial 5K (15:26) ... Took third at the Spartan Invitational (25:17) ... Best 8000 meter time of the year was 24:51 (Pre-Nationals).

High School:
Lettered three years in cross country and four years in track ... Earned all-state honors three times in cross country, placing in top 10 at state meet each year ... Finished second in the state as a senior with a time of 15:18 ... Earned all-state track honors in the 1600m as a senior.

Personal:
Son of Michael Grosskopf and Patricia Grosskopf ... Biomedical engineering major ... Born January 6, 1988.