2018 (Cross Country): Ran in five meets for Valpo… Posted a fifth-place team finish at the Bradley Intercollegiate, followed by another fifth-place team finish and his top 8K time of the season at the Greater Louisville Classic, crossing the finish in 26:17.9…Finished Top 30 overall in the Crusader Open with a time of 19:41.6.

2018 (Track & Field): Earned an outdoor season-best 800 time of 1:58.23 on April 14 at the Redbird Invitational…Also earned an outdoor season best in the 1500 meter run with a time of 4:05.07 on April 7 at the Gibson Invitational.

2017 (Cross Country): Competed in every meet for Valpo ... Received his top 8K result of the year at the MVC Championships, tallying a time of 27:23.59 ... Earned the team's second-best placing at the NCAA Regionals, amassing a time of 34:29.00 in the 10K ... Finished fifth for the squad at the Crusader Open.

Prep: Three-time letter winner for the Panthers ... earned the AAA Southern Division Cross Country athlete of the year award ... 2015 All-Metro cross country second team ... two-time Southwestern Conference academic all-conference ... three-year letterwinner in track ... National Honor Society member ... Eagle Scout ... 2016 Youth Salute finalist ... received the American Legion scholastic award.

Personal: Son to Sue and Ron Black ... major is civil engineering.