|HOMETOWN (LAST SCHOOL)||Franklin, Tenn. (Franklin HS)|
2008-2009: Received the team's "most improved" award. ...Started the season as 18th fastest on the team, but finished as high as fifht on the team. ...Posted an 8.000-meters time of 26:40.56, the sixth fastest time in that event on the team for the season, to finish 90th in the Evansville Invitational (10/18). ...Placed 165th (27:57) in a field of 371 runners at the Sean Earl Loyola Lakefront Invitational (9/27). ...Finished 232nd (27:21.00) over an 8-K course in Greater Louisville Classic (10/4). ...Finished in 47th place (27:11.60) in the Atlantic Sun Championships (11/1) in Macon, Ga.
High School: Captain (2007)…MVP (2007)…Finished fifth in Regional Championships. …A top two runner on his high school team. …Runs both track and cross country. …PB for a 5-K is 18:24. …PB for 1600m is 4:46.
Personal: Parents are Charlotte and Alton Hethcoat. …His sister went to Lipscomb… Favorite pro athlete Lance Armstrong… Top TV show is Sports Center… Favorite movie is Dark Knight… Hobbies include juggling, piano and cooking. …Major is Engineering.
Why he chose Lipscomb: “To be a part of a great academic environment and to run on a great team.”