- Competed in all 6 races freshman year
- ran season best time 26:31.6 at the OAC Championships.
- Media Computing major
- four-year letterwinner who was an all-Stark County and all-Northeastern Buckeye Conference selection for coach Bob Sudimir at Louisville High School
- also earned three varsity track and field letters in high school
- born on November 11, 1992
- son of Donald and Cynthia Nelson