Prior to ETSU: Four-year letterwiner at Cookeville High School in cross country and track ... qualified for the outdoor track and field state championship all four years in high school in the 3200 ... honored as a member of the mid-state all-cross country team all four years ... qualified for the New Balance Indoor Nationals in the 5K ... finished ninth at the TSSAA Division I Class AAA State Championships with a time of 16:18.92 ... during senior year recorded four top ten finishes ... 2014 cross country regional champion ... broke high school record in the 5K, two mile and 3200m. 

Personal: Is a Eagle Scout and was the 2015 Tennessee Boys State Chief Justice of the Supreme Court. Plans to major in political science at ETSU.