Roy Wedge
Roy Wedge
Height: 5-10
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Lawrence, Kan.
High School: Lawrence
Position: Distance
Major: Computer Science and Electrical Engineering

2013: NEWMAC All-Conference (5000m) … (indoor): came eighth in the 3000m with a 9:03.11 at the Tufts Stampede (2/02) … finished in eighth place in the 5000m at the New England Division III Championships (2/16) with a time of 15:11.07 … (outdoor): was third in the 10,000m with a time of 32:27.59 at the Engineer’s Cup (4/06) … came in second place in the 5000m at the NEWMAC Championships  (4/27) in 15:09.45 … finished in second in the 10,000m with a 31:24.53 at the New England Division III Championships (5/04).

2012: Finished in third place in the 5000m (15:23.03) at the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference championship (indoor) … had a fifth-place finish in the 10,000, (31:30.87) at the New England Division III championships (outdoor).

2011: New England Division III champion in 10,000m (outdoor) … NCAA Division III All-Region in 5000m (indoor) … NEWMAC All-Conference in 5000m … won 5000m (15:11.89) against Bates, Colby and Southern Maine.

Off the Track: Majoring in computer science … also part of the MIT men’s cross country team … Real Estate appraisal internship during summer 2011 and 2012 … Simmons Hall entertainment chair.

High School: A 2010 graduate of Lawrence High School … all-state for four years … Gatorade™ Kansas Cross Country Boys Runner of the Year as a senior … Kansas City Star Scholar Athlete of the Year … Kansas state champion as a senior … National Merit finalist … Academic all-state as a junior and senior … four-year letter-winner … also lettered in track & field and swimming … was an all-state chess player as a senior.