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Nathan Weitz
Nathan Weitz
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Spokane, Wash.
High School: Shadle Park
Position: Distance

Academic Notes: Majoring in forestry.

2013 Cross Country: Was a major contributor to the men's success... Top finish came at the Big Sky Championships where he finished third with a time of 24:38.01... Finished seventh at the George Kyte Classic with a time of 25:30.1... Finished 39th at the Adidas Wisconsin Invitational with a time of 23:55... Finished 28th at the Mountain Region Championships with a time of 30:08.4... Helped NAU to a second place finish at the NCAA National Championships with a 76th place finish... All-Big Sky

2012 Cross Country: Competed in five meets... Finished 16th at the George Kyte Classic with a time of 26:36.8... Finished 11th at the Pac-12 Preview Elite Invite with a time of 24:58... Finished 112th at the Wisconsin Adidas Invitational with a time of 24:20...Finished 24th at the Mountain Region Championships with a time of 30:50.9... Finished 80th at the NCAA National Championships with a time of 30:35.  

High School: Was named an All-American after finishing third at Foot Locker Nationals ... Led his team to the Division Two title at Nike Pre-Nationals in 2010 after winning the 5,000-meter run ... Competed in the BUPA Great Ediburgh Cross Country International Challenge in Edinburgh, Scotland as part of Team USA's junior squad in June 2011 ... Won the Washington State 3A Cross Country title as a junior, and finished second his senior year.

Personal: Born February 19, 1994 in Spokane, Wash. to Lynn and Linda Weitz ... Has two sisters, Heather and Kendra ... Hobbies include backpacking, hiking, and fishing ... Uncle Steve Surface and father Lynn competed collegiately in cross country and track as well ... Attending NAU for the great forestry program and the storied track & field and cross country programs ... Most memorable life moment was a missions trip to Zambia ... Nathan loves bunnies.

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