|HOMETOWN (LAST SCHOOL)||Winona Lake, Ind. (Warsaw Community HS)|
2016 Track and Field: Earned Second-Team All-Conference at the ASUN Outdoor Championships in the 1500m with a time of 3:52.10...Earned a Third-Team All-Conference spot at the ASUN Outdoor Championships with a time of 15:16.64 in the 5000m...Placed fourth in the mile at the Kentucky Relays with a time of 4:10.68...Ran a season-best time of 3:49.88 at the Mr. SAC Relays in the 1500m...
2015 Cross Country: Won the A-Sun Runner of the Week after finishing 13th out of 218 runners at the Alabama Crimson Classic with a time of 24:53.7 in the 8.042K...Finished 3rd at the A-Sun Championships with a time of 24:49.4 to earn a First-Team All-Conference spot...Posted a time of 32:44.2 at the NCAA DI South Regionals to finish 70th...Ran a season-best time of 24:42.2 at the Greater Louisville Classic...
High School: Competed for Jim Mills at Warsaw Community High School...Named All-State in Cross Country in 2012 and in Track and Field in 2013 (1600 & 3200)...Competed in the 1,500m at the 2013 USA Junior Outdoor Track & Field Championships where he placed ninth in the finals...Totaled eight varsity letters in soccer (1), cross country (3) and track (4)...Member of the National Honor Society...Graduated Cum Laude.
Personal: Son of Susanne and Timothy Poyner...Has one brother, Jordan, and one sister, Karly...Was also recruited by Alabama, Kentucky, Wake Forest, Cornell and Lewis University...Plans to major in Exercise Science.