Cross Country: Redshirted ... Ran three times unattached ... Runner-up at the CNU Invitational ... Took 14th overall at the home meet ... Finished 24th in his season opener at Richmond.
Helped lead Osbourn Park to four conference titles and two region championships ... Ranked eighth in the state at 3,200m outdoors his senior year ... Won back-to-back conference titles in the 3,200m outdoors ... Qualified for the state meet both seasons ... All-Conference and all-region in cross country the past two years ... AP Scholar with Distinction ... Graduated summa cum laude ... Was a junior counselor at the VIMS summer program in 2013 ... Member of the Student Council and the Biotechnology Club.
Son of Scott and Theresa Thompson ... Grandfather, Sidney Tilling, and great-uncle, William Tilling II, both played football at Virginia Tech ... Cousin, William Tilling III, played football at VMI ... Enjoys mountain biking, hockey, reading, and computer games ... Plans to major in physics.