2019: Appeared in one meet while competing in the 3000m.

Prior to ETSU: Graduated from Campbell County High School in Jacksboro, Tenn. … Ran track and cross country as a distance runner track coach Chris Shouse and cross country coaches Billie Ann Evans and Megan Comer … Had a breakout senior season in 2018, competing in the Division I Large School 1600m finals at both the 2018 TSSAA State Track and Field Championships and the 2018 TSSAA Section 1 Large School Championships … Also competed at both the 2017 TSSAA State Cross Country and Track and Field Championships in the 3200m and 5K … Holds CCHS school records for 5K (15:52.98), 3200m (9:34.37), two-mile (9:51), one-mile (4:27) and part of the DMR (11:52)

Personal: Born on Dec. 8, 1999 … from LaFollette, Tenn. which is just outside Jacksboro, Tenn. … Son of Darin K. Cooper and Kellie A. Cooper… Anticipated major is exercise science with a concentration in physical therapy.