2022 Cross Country

Made four appearances as a true freshman during the 2022 season ... Made his collegiate debut at the Eye Opener XC Festival (Sep.2), placing 29th in the 8K with a time of 27:41.5 ... Set his personal best in the 8K at the Louisville Classic (Oct.1) with a time of 26:40.2.

Prior to ETSU

Lettered in both cross country and track and field at Northridge High School ... Finished ninth at the state championship in the 3200m in 2022 with a time of 9:37. 


Son of Darien and Brenda Pedota ... Born Sept. 6 ... Majoring in Biology ... His father, Darien, ran cross country and track at Loyola (Chicago), and mother, Brenda, ran cross country and track at the University of Illinois at Chicago.