2009-10: (Cross Country): Ran a season-best time of 26.21 at the Illinois Intercollegiate Championship ... finished ninth at the Illini Open (27:07). (Indoor): Ran the 3000-meter run in 9:22.58 at the EIU Friday Night Special ... finished eighth in the 5000-meter run at the Keck Indoor in a time of 16:16.69. (Outdoor): Did not compete.
At Neuqua Valley: Competed in track and cross country for four years ... named the team captain his senior season ... a member of the all-conference team ... team placed fourth at the state championships his senior season ... member of the Neuqua Valley team that went undefeated and won state and the Nike National Championships his junior year ... recorded a personal best time in the 3200-meter run and the three-mile run ... named Most Improved Runner his junior season ... named to the all-conference team his junior season.
Personal: Born: 8/06/1990 ... son of John and Julie Winek ... siblings Michael, Allison and Danny ... plans to major in marketing.