Nate ran cross country and track at Sterling Heights Stevenson High School and graduated in 2014. As a senior, he earned all conference honors in cross country and was a captain on the team. He ran personal best times of 10:39 in the 3200m and 17:27 in cross country. Nate went to Adrian College for two and a half years and ran cross country and track for the Bulldogs. He transferred to Oakland University in January of 2017 and is now running with Red Cedar Running Club. While at Adrian College, Nate ran 15:57 in the 5km and 33:33 in the 10km on the track. During cross country Nate ran 26:26 in the 8km race. Nate plans to graduate in December of 2018 from Oakland with a degree in exercise science. Nate’s goals include getting healthy (after overtraining in 2016) and being able to get back to training to break 15:30 in the 5k.