2018 (Cross Country): Competed in four meets as a freshman for Valparaiso…Started the season off by posting a 21:56.5 time in the Crusader Open…Posted his season best 8K time at the Greater Louisville Classic, crossing the finish in 28:20.7.

Prep: A three-year letterwiner for the Panthers ... member of conference championship team in 2015 ... also earned three letters in track and field ... member of record-setting 4x800m relay team indoors as a sophomore ... qualified for state meet with 4x800m relay team in 2017 ... part of All-Conference relay squad in 2018 ... member of National Honor Society.

Personal: Son of Stuart and Kim Vanderhei ... enrolled in the physician's assistant program.