2012-13: Raced in all six cross country meets as a freshman. Picked up his best finish of the season at the UB Stampede Invitational as he finished in a time of 25:49.7 which was good for 13th place. Recorded a season-best 8K time of 25:44.0 at the Princeton Invite. Was named UB top newcomer.
High School: Placed 42nd in the Class B race of the 2012 New York State Cross Country Championships.
Personal: Born October 25, 1993. Favorite athlete is Steve Prefontaine. Favorite food is pizza. Enjoys country music. Majoring in art.