|Hometown:||Mountain View, CA|
|High School:||Los Altos HS|
|Events:||Decathlon / HJ / Hurdles|
2017 -- Competed in two events as a true freshman at the Big West Conference Championships, taking 12th place in the high jump (with a clearance of 6-foot-3.5) and 15th in the 110-meter hurdles (15.35 seconds) at Cal State Fullerton from May 12-13 ... season-best performances in each were 6’ 4.75” (earning second place at the Blue-Green Rivalry Dual Meet vs. UC Santa Barbara on April 29, helping the Mustangs win 110-88) and 15.29 (at the Beach Invitational on April 15) ... entered nine events in the decathlon at the Sam Adams Invitational hosted by Westmont April 7-8 in Montecito, compiling a (partial) score of 5,344 points.
Prep -- As a senior at Los Altos High School, won the 2016 Santa Clara Valley League championship for the 110m hurdles with a time of 14.83 seconds ... posted a high jump PR of 6 feet, 4 inches for sixth place at the 2016 Stanford Invitational ... in his final season, helped lead the Eagles to a 5-1 dual meet record as well as a De Anza League title ... also played football (as a wide receiver), basketball (small forward) and lacrosse (attackman) ... was selected as the school’s Athlete of the Year in 2014 and 2016, and won the Eagle Award at graduation ... also was part of the non-profit “Have Faith, Be Strong” organization.
Personal -- Born on June 18, 1997 in Pasadena ... son of Lance and Jennifer; has two brothers, Samuel and Jalen, and a sister, Breanna ... uncle Ryan Hoag was an NFL receiver ... majors in Biological Sciences and aspires to become a biotechnologist.