2013-14 (Freshman) Outdoor - 1,500M season best was 4:00.83 at the Bellarmine Invitational. Indoor - Ran the mile and 3K twice each ... Mile season best was 4:24.46 at the Kentucky Invitational ... Ran 8:51.50 in the Hoosier Open 3K. Cross Country - Did not compete.
Prior to UK A quality prospect out of Virginia ... Has produced at some of the top levels of the Virginia prep ranks including a top-10 finish at the 2012 state cross country meet, a top-15 time at the Virginia Outdoor Championships at 1,600m and a top-20 performance at 2012 New Balance Nationals ... Was also an All-Milestat.com selection for cross country in 2012.
Personal Son of Scott Willard and grandson of Ken Willard, who is one of the greatest running backs in San Francisco 49ers history, a four-time Pro Bowler and the second pick in the 1965 NFL Draft ... Ken Willard, a North Carolina alumnus, was also recently named an ACC Legend.