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     Peter Grimson
    Peter Grimson

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Golden, Colo.

    High School:
    Sycamore

    Last College:
    Loyola

    Event:
    Distance


    08/30/2012

    Cross Country Set to Begin 2012 Season with Home Opener

    Women start at 10 a.m.; men begin at 10:30 on Saturday

    08/30/2012

    Cross Country Set to Begin 2012 Season with Home Opener

    Women start at 10 a.m.; men begin at 10:30 on Saturday

    2013 Outdoor: Competed in the 1,500-meter run ... Best time was a 3:58.98 clocking at the Benedictine Twilight (4/26/13) ... Tallied three seventh-place individual finishes in the event throughout the indoor season.

    2013 Indoor: Ran the 3,000-meter in 8:54.84 at the Horizon League Indoor Championship (2/23/13).

    XC 2012: Placed 30th at the UIC Opener with a time of 23:00.00 in the 4.1-mile race ... clocked a 29:13 in the 8K race at the Horizon League Championships.

    PREP AND PERSONAL: Four-time letterwinner in cross country and four-time letterwinner in track at Sycamore (Ill.) ... All-Conference and All-State in 2008 ... Nike outdoor nationals qualifier in track ... team was cross country regional, sectional, and AA state champions junior and senior year ... holds school record in the 4-by- 800-meter relay (7:50) ... team captain during his senior campaign ... biggest athletic thrill to date is placing 11th in 2007 State XC Meet and assisting team to State Champions AA ... born Aug. 29, 1990 in DeKalb, Ill. ... son of Michael and Cecelia Grimson ... currently enrolled as a bio-chemistry major.