Junior leads Seminole women's cross country to eighth place showing
Seminole XC women, Blahnik geared up for NCAA Championships
Quigley leads South Region women's romp; Blahnik NCAA-bound for men
FSU XC men eye 11th NCAA appearance; women' streak at seven
FSU XC women claim ACC title; men finish seventh
Transfer student from Missouri who earned All-SEC cross country honors in 2012 and is expected to immediately jump into the lineup as one of FSU's top performers.
2012: Helped Missouri to a third-place team finish in their first season of SEC competition with his 11th-place finish at the conference championship meet, covering the 8k course in 24:14.0...followed up by placing 30th at the highly-competitive NCAA Midwest Regional in a 10k course time of 31:08.7. 2011: competed in three meets for the Tigers as a freshman, including the Big 12 Championships, NCAA Pre-Nationals and Notre Dame Invitational.
Track & Field
2013: Outdoor - competed in five meets in the spring for the Tigers...highlights included a runner-up finish in the 5000m at the Iowa Invitational (PB, 14:25.39) and an eight-place finish in the 10,000m at the prestigious Drake Relays (PB, 30:09.15)...was 11th in 5000 at SEC Championships.
Starred at Red Wing (Minn.) High in cross country, twice earning all-state honors...was a two-time state qualifier in track, including a third-place finish in the 1600 (4:18.9) as a senior...prior to running track was a three-time all-conference performer in tennis...placed 12th at the 2012 USATF Junior Outdoor Championships in the 5000 during his freshman year at Missouri...also placed 10th at USA Junior Cross Country Championships in 2011...has three years of track & field eligibility remaining...outstanding student who is pursuing a degree in Biological Science...born Jan. 23, 1993.