Gonzaga sends runners to elite meets in California
Zag men sweep top six spots of 5,000; Piercy No. 3 in GU history in steeplechase
Gonzaga competes at annual meet at Spokane Falls Community College
Kopczynski runs second-fastest mile in program history
Gonzaga runs against elite competition in Seattle
Gonzaga- Transfers to Gonzaga after two years at the University of Wisconsin. Represented Gonzaga at the 2016 West Coast Conference Cross Country Championships. Personal bests of 8:31.81 (Indoor 3K), 3:57. Showed consistent improvement in the 1500 throughout the 2017 Outdoor season, setting new personal bests three times.
High School- A two-time state cross country champion, he won the 5000 meters at the 2013 Class 6A state cross country meet in 15:22.00 ... finished 12th in the event at the Nike Cross National Northwest Regional in 16:02.90 and 40th at the Nike Cross National Championships in 15:39.00 ... he finished third in 15:54.00 at the state cross country meet and fifth at the Nike Cross National Northwest Regional in 15:43.30 ... won the state cross country meet in 15:41.00 in 2011 and was 10th at the NXN regional (15:58.80).
Personal- Chose Gonzaga because “There is a culture of success here as well as teammates and coaches who are going to bring out the best athlete and person in me.” Could have dinner with anyone living or dead: Jesus. Nickname: Baby Gap. Younger brother Daniel also runs for Gonzaga.
04/13/2018 - Track Takes Short Trek to Cheney
04/07/2018 - Track Posts Winning Times in Wet Weather
04/05/2018 - Track Returns to Spokane for WAR XI
03/30/2018 - Zag Steeplechasers Highlight Big Night in the Bay
03/28/2018 - Zags' Track Heads for Bay Area for Elite Meets
03/23/2018 - Pollard and Villarma Collect Wins at Whitworth
03/23/2018 - Thurston Wins 5K Title at Sam Adams Invite