Cross Country: Was W&M's top runner through the regular season ... Led the Tribe at each of the team's first four meets ... Opened the year with two straight wins, at Richmond and at the home meet ... Placed 33rd overall at UVA ... Was named CAA Runner of the Week after both Richmond and UVA ... Took ninth overall at the CAA Championships for all-conference honors ... Third for the Tribe and 79th overall at the Southeast Regional.
Cross Country: CAA Rookie of the Year ... Bronze-medalist at the CAA Championships ... Was the Tribe's third finisher at the Southeast Regional in 44th place ... Second on the team at each of his first three in-uniform races (including conferences) ... 34th overall at the Panorama Farms Invitational, and 138th at Pre-Nationals ... Opened the year with an unattached 36th-place showing at the Spider Alumni Open.
Indoor: Named All-East, after placing eighth in the 5,000m at the IC4A Championships ... Ran 14:22.06, the second-best performance ever for a Tribe freshman in the event ... Won the 3,000m at GMU in 8:38.28 ... Also ran the 5,000m at CNU in December and at the Armory in February.
Outdoor: Repeated on the All-East team ... Placed seventh in the IC4A 10,000m, running 30:42.84 ... All-CAA in the 10,000m as well, placing third at the conference championships ... Also finished fourth in the 5,000m at the CAA meet ... Ran 30:40.35 at Mt. SAC in his first 10,000m, the fifth-best time ever for a Tribe rookie ... Stopped the clock in 14:38.37 in the 5,000m at the Colonial Relays.
Earned prep All-American honors indoors in 2013, finishing fourth in the 5,000m ... Won the North Carolina private schools' state cross country title in 2011 and 2012 ... Added state titles in track at 3,200m as a junior and a senior, and in the 1,600m and 4x400m as a senior as well ... All-state all four years of cross country, and as a junior and senior in outdoor track as well ... Named the Asheville Citizen Times Runner of the Year each of the last three years ... Finished 15th at the Footlocker South regional cross country championships as a senior ... Earned his Eagle Scout badge ... Member of Carolina Day's Science Olympiad and Math Teams ... Completed more than 100 hours of community service in high school.
Son of Bret and DeeDee Sleight ... Enjoys bird watching and woodworking.