2000-2001: Competed at every distance from 400m to 800m during the indoor and outdoor seasons ... posted a season-best 800m mark of 1:54.54 in a fourth-place finish at the UC Davis Quad ... top 800m placing of the year was third, in 1:55.37 at the Salzman Invitational ... only 400m outdoor time was a 50.05-second mark in a fourth-place finish at the season-opening Washington Preview meet ... also ran on 4x400m squad that placed first at the UC Davis Quad in 3:13.39 ... focused primarily on the 800m indoors, with a top time of 1:55.59 in a top-10 finish at the McDonald’s II meet ... notched six top-10 finishes in the event during the indoor season ... was fifth in the 800m at the MPSF Championships, finishing in 1:58.73 ... also ran on the Huskies’ distance medley relay squad, winning the Idaho Scoring meet title in 10:05.28 ... was fourth in the relay at the conference meet ... redshirted the cross-country season to preserve a year of eligibility.
High School and Personal: Born Nov. 13, 1981 ... parents are Mary and Mark ... has two older sisters, Briana and Nicki ... was West Central district champion his sophomore and junior cross country seasons... was runner-up at the state meet in the 800m in 1999, and third in the event at the 1998 state meet ... was district champion in the 800m and both his sophomore and junior years, and in the 1600m his sophomore year ... placed seventh in the 800m at the Arcadia meet both his junior and senior seasons ... also lettered in basketball his sophomore through senior years ... high school teammate of Husky safety Jimmy Newell, and former Husky javelin thrower Rob Minnitti ... also considered Washington State and Arizona State.
UW Career Bests
400m (indoor)....... 52.37
800m (indoor)....... 1:55.59