2013 Cross Country: Competed in all six meets, scoring in five ... posted a seventh-place finish at the AAC Championships for all-conference honors ... clocked a season-best 23:52.07 in the 8K ... took 15th overall, 14 in scoring, at the Greater Louisville Classic ... finished runner-up and was the No. 1 scoring runner at the Mid-America Opener.
At Kentucky from 2010-13 Cross Country: Ran three seasons of cross country and two for indoor and outdoor track at Kentucky ... in cross country, placed in the team's top five in the final four races of the year as a junior ... as a sophomore, highlighted the year with a 22nd-place finish at the SEC Championships ... posted the team's second-fastest time in the 5K that year ... was one of the team's top freshman runners ... placed 15th at the San Francisco Invitational.
Track and Field: Earned academic all-SEC honors ... primarily ran middle distance and distance events ... as a sophomore, posted a season-best 5,000m time at the Border Battle ... during the indoor season, ran a personal-best mile of 4:17.71 at the Rod McCravy Memorial ... competed in the 1,500m and 5,000m events during the outdoor season as a freshman ... ran the 3,000m indoor event that year.
Prep: Two-time state champion at Shelby County High under coach Randy McDowell ... captured the 3,000m crown in 2005 and then won the 3,200m title in 2009 ... won two AAU national titles in the 3,000m (2005, 2008) and was part of the 4x800m AAU national champion squad in 2008 ... member of the 3,200m relay national champion at the 2006 USATF Nationals ... two-time BMX national champion and five-time World Championship top-10 finisher ... holds school records in the one-mile, 1,500m, 3,000m, two-mile, 4,000m, and 5,000m events ... won the 2010 FBLA regional award for academic excellence ... placed second in the competition in 2009.
Personal: Son of Russ and Maggie Eden ... birthday is Jan. 11 ... has one brother ... majoring in accounting.