Redbirds head to Northern Iowa for MVC Championships next weekend.
Indoor: Opened up the season with a 2:00.60 600-meter run at the Indiana State Dual to finish fifth...Notched a personal-best 600-meter time of 2:00.60 at the Boilermaker Invitational to finish eighth...Placed fourth as a part of the 4X400-meter relay team with a time of 3:36.23 at the Redbird Invite.
Outdoor: Opened up the season with a top-five finish at the SIUE Cougar Invite...Ran a personal best 1:58.77 at the Redbird Spring Invite...Notched a first-place finish at the Benedictine Twilight as a part of the 4X400-meter relay team.
PRIOR TO ISU
Freeburg Community High School: Four-year letterwinner in track and cross country ... four-time state qualifier and four-time all-conference runner ... ran a 15:59.00 in the three-mile at the 2011 Illinois High School Athletic Association Class A State Cross Country Championships ... holds personal-best times of 1:56.72 and 4:39.45 in the 800- and 1,600-meter runs, respectively ... his time of 1:56 in the 800-meter run set the school record ... two-time team captain ... member of the National Honor Society .. four year member of the honor roll ... won the 2012 Physical Education Award of Excellence.
Personal: Born 12/04/1993 ... son of Steven and Kelly Grimshaw ... has one sibling, Grace ... plans to major in mathematics.