Career Personal Bests:
5000m: 15:55.86 at Reebok Games, January 30, 2009
3000m: 9:12.81 at Rhody Indoor Track Classic, January 17, 2009
1 Mile: 4:31.24 at Tufts Stampede, February 7, 2009
2010-11: Athletic Director's Honor Roll Spring Semester. Division II ADA Academic Achievement Award. NE-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll both semesters.
High School: 2007 honors graduate of Lynbrook High School. Four-year letterwinner in cross country, indoor and outdoor track and field. Voted captain of all three teams as a junior and senior. Recipient of the Dick Ferziger Memorial Award for Nassau County. Earned all-county honors. Named team MVP. Honored with the News-12 Scholar Athlete Award. National Honor Society member.
Personal: Born on April 4, 1989, in New Jersey. Son of Tom and Ginny Lynch of Lynbrook, N.Y. Has two sisters, Carly (20) and Kim (18), and a brother, John (31). Majoring in English with a minor in secondary education. Supports the New York Jets. Lists favorite athlete as Dathan Ritzenhein.