Roy Wedge
Roy Wedge
Height: 5-11
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Lawrence, Kan.
High School: Lawrence
Major: Computer Science

2012: Competed in meets as a junior … came first in the 5k at the Keene State Alumni Invitational (9/01) in 15:46 … finished 44th in the 8k at the Purple Valley Classic (9/22) with a time of 27:45 … placed 107th at NEICAAAs (10/07) in 26:01.86 … came fourth at NEWMACs (10/27) in 26:02.28 … finished 27th at the New England Cross Country Championship (11/10) in 25:29.83 … NEWMAC Runner of the Week (9/04) … NEWMAC All-Conference.

2011: Competed in five events as a sophomore … NEWMAC All-Conference … All-New England … finished 24th in the UMass Dartmouth Invitational (9/17) … placed second with a time of 25:47 in the All-New England Championship (10/8) … finished third in the Brooks Invitational (10/15) … placed second at the NEWMAC Championship with a time of 25:34 (10/30) … in the New England Division III Championship finished 32nd (11/12).

2010: Competed in six meets as a freshman … NEWMAC Runner of the Year … NEWMAC Rookie of the Year … NEWMAC All-Conference … All-New England … captured individual title at NEWMAC Championship (10/30) … collected All-Region honors with 12th-place finish at New England Division III Championship (11/13) … was MIT's fourth-best performer at NCAA Division III Championship, helping team to a 12th-place finish (11/20) … top MIT runner, 64th overall, at All-New England Championship (10/9).

Off the Cross Country Trail: Majoring in computer science … also part of the MIT track and field team … Real Estate appraisal internship during summer 2011 and 2012.

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.

Personal: Son of Linda and Phil Wedge.