Prior to ETSU: Prepped as a distance runner at Maryville High School in Maryville, Tennessee for coaches Landon Harris and Nick White … Finished 11th place at the TSSAA Division I state cross country meet in 2017.

Personal: Born on Jan. 7, 2000 ... from Maryville, Tenn. … Son of Wallace Bowden and Julie Young … His mother, Julie, played softball at the University of Missouri from 1986-87, ranking 10th in career ERA (1.20) in Tiger history … Anticipated major is computer science.