|Hometown||East Peoria, Ill.|
|High School (Prev. School)||Peoria Notre Dame|
2017 (Track): Had his best 3,000m run time of the indoor season on Feb. 26 at the Horizon League Indoor Championships, completing the event in 8:50.77... Posted his top 5,000m run time of the indoor campaign on Feb. 26 also, going 15:50.02...Top indoor one mile run time came on Jan. 21 at the Fort Wayne Duals, a time of 4:36.71... Clocked in at 4:08.33 in the outdoor 1,500m run on April 15 at the Benedictine Relays, a season-best time... Top outdoor time in the 5,000m run was 15:36.51 on April 22 at the Pacesetter Invitational.
2016 (Cross Country): Ran in five races during his first year in the program…finished second for Valpo at the Horizon League Championship (27:29.4)…ran a season best at the University of San Diego Invite (26:44.0).
Prep: Three-year letter winner for the Fighting Irish…2016 all-state and all-conference in the 1,600m and 3,200m races…2015 state qualifier in the 1,600m event…conference runner-up in the 1,600m race…2014 4x800m relay conference champion…three-year letter winner in cross country…two-time state qualifier…two-time all-regional and all-sectional performer…conference champion…member of National Honor Society.
Personal: Son of Natalie and Victor Fortin…major is business.