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|Hometown:||Ellicott City, Md.|
|High School:||Mt. Saint Joseph|
2011: Begins his junior campaign as one of York's top runners ... coming off a strong 2010 season, grabbing second-team all-conference honors ... possesses unique talent ... gained significant experience ... is a solid leader for the young Spartan squad ... will look to maintain and improve upon his form from his sophomore year.
2010: Put together a strong sophomore season ... finished eighth at the Capital Athletic Conference Championships on November 6 (26:22) to garner second-team all-league honors for the first time in his career ... took ninth in the 5k portion of the McDaniel College Green Terror Challenge on September 11 (17:06) ... notched 10th at York's own Coach Achtzehn Classic (28:13) on September 18 ... was the second Spartan to cross the finish line in each of York's final five meets of the season ... ran to a 27:45 at the NCAA Mideast Regionals.
2009: First collegiate 3k meet notched fourth place … placed third with a time of 27:52.38 during the York College Invitational … awarded Capital Athletic Conference Cross Country Athlete-of-the-Week … placed eighth in the 8,000 meter contest at the Goucher Classic … landed in the top ten with a time of 28:31.60 at the Hood Invitational … finished 24th in the Capital Athletic Conference Championship … crossed the line at 27:47.60 during the Regional meet.
Personal: Is a entrepreneurship major ... is the son of Craig and Chris Childres ... born on October 11, 1991 ... was cross country & track MVP and All-City in high school ... names his grandfather and father as the people he most admires ... hobbies include fishing and hunting ... favorite athletes are Steve Prefontaine and Cal Ripken ... chose York because of "the team" ... most significant athletic achievement was garnering second team All-CAC accolades in cross country and track (5,000 meters) as a sophomore during the 2010-2011 academic year ... most memorable athletic moment while with the Spartan program is winning the CAC Men's Track & Field team championship in the spring of 2011 ... after graduation he plans on owning a running store and a brewery.