Fresno State: (2008 Cross Country) Provided depth for the Bulldogs, finishing among the team's Top 5 in five of the seven meets during the season ... ran an 8K season-best 26:11.32 at the Pepperdine Invitational to take 23rd ... took 24th at the WAC Championships, timing a 27:19.60 in the 8K ... clocked a 10K career-best 32:33.80 at the NCAA West Regional ... 2008 Academic All-WAC. (2007 Cross Country) Was outstanding at the WAC Championships, placing third among Fresno State runners and 19th overall with a time of 24:45 ... posted a time of 34:35 for 22nd place in the 10K at the UC San Diego Triton Classic ... was 35th with a time of 26:12 at the Pepperdine Invitational ... took 14th overall, fifth among Bulldog runners, with a time of 25:51 at the Hornet Jamboree in Sacramento ... 2007 Academic All-WAC. (2006 Cross Country) Opened the season with a 12th place finish at the CS Stanislaus Invitational timing a 27:18 in the 8K ... posted a 27:10 for 27th at the 8K Sacramento State Invite ... timed a 27:19 for 36th in the 8K San Francisco State Invitational ... finished 34th with a time of 27:34 at the WAC Championships.
Prior to Fresno State: Four-year letterwinner in cross country and track and field at Buchanan HS ... selected All-Valley in cross country and track ... named to TRAC All-Star Team ... collected team's most outstanding runner and coaches award as well as the Heart Award ... team captain ... owns prep career-best time of 16:14 in the 5K and as well as times of 4:31 (1600m) and 9:53 (3200m).
Personal: Born Sept. 27, 1988 ... parents are Mark and Marilyn Geis ... has a younger brother, Bryan ... enjoys skiing ... favorite athlete is Billy Mills because of the obstacles he overcame to become an outstanding runner.