|Hometown: LaCrosse, Wis.|
|High School: LaCrosse Logan|
2013-14 (Sophomore) - Letterwinner... Placed 28th individually and sixth for the Oles at the St. Olaf Invitational on Sept. 21, 2013... Finished seventh for the Oles and 16th overall at MIAC Championships with a time of 26:02.0... Earned all-conference honorable mention honors... Consistently finished in the Oles top 10.
2012-13 (First Year) - Letterwinner... Finished fifth for the Oles at the Blugold Invitational... Finished fifth for the Oles at Jim Drews Invitational... Was 38th at MIAC Championships... Consistently finished in the Oles top 10.
ST. OLAF BESTS
5K- 16:01.8 at the Alumni Meet on Sept. 8, 2012.
8K- 26:02.0 at MIAC Championships on Nov. 2.
AT LACROSSE LOGAN HIGH SCHOOL
Was a national merit scholar... Was an AP scholar with honors... Was All-State Academic... Recieved the Missisippi Valley Conference runner of the year award... Team earned conference title as a senior... Was All-State, team MVP, and captain as a senior... Earned All-Conference as a sophomore, junior and senior... Was a four-time letter-receipient... Also participated in track and field... Was conference champion in 3200m junior and senior years... Was the regional 3200m champion as a junior... Was Sectional 3200m champion as a senior... Earned All-Conference junior and senior years... Was team MVP and captain as a senior.... Was a four-time letter receipient... Holds a personal best of 9:24 in the 3200m and a school record personal best of 4:19 in the 1600m.
5K- 15:53 at the 2012 Midwest Invitational.
Son of Scott and Kate Escher.
MOVIE(S): "Angels and Demons"
TV SHOW(S): "Law and Order"
BOOK(S): The Pillars of the Earth
MUSICAL ARTIST(S): MGMT
ATHLETE(S): Chris Solinsky
ROLE MODEL(S): My parents