The men took third place, the women took seventh place.
AS A FRESHMAN (2008): Placed second at the Viking Classic Mar. 29 in the 5,000-meter run with a time of 16:10.37...recorded the best 1-mile run indoor time (4:23.45) on the Flames' squad at the Milwaukee Quad Feb. 20, winning the event...put up his career best 4-mile run time (21:54) at the DePaul Opener, finishing 21st overall at the event...came in 46th in the 8,000-meter run at the Bradley Classic Oct. 17 with a time of 26:30.
PREP AND PERSONAL: Three-year letterwinner in cross country and track at Conant High School ... led his team to a Sectional Championship ... 2008 4x800-meter relay state qualifier ... 4x800-meter relay national qualifier ... set school record in the outdoor and indoor 4x800-meter relay ... 2008 Mid-Suburban West All-League selection ... 2008 state qualifier in the 1,600-meter run ... team captain in cross country and track in his junior and senior campaigns ... MVP in cross country in his sophomore year ... two-time all-conference honoree in track ... born July 31, 1990, in Elk Grove, Ill. ... son of Patricia and Todd Hinckley ... has two siblings, Alex and Jessica ... currently enrolled as a mechanical engineering major.
Career-Best Cross Country Times 8,000-Meter Run: 25:25 10,000-Meter Run: 32:05 4-Mile Run: 21:54 (8/29/08)