Competed in six events for the Orange and Blue ... Crossed the finished line 11th overall at the Illini Challenge and the Illinois Intercollegiate Championships ... Was the fifth Fighting Illini to cross the finish line at the Notre Dame Invitational with an 8K time of 25:21 ... Ran a personal best 8K time of 24:53 at Pre-Nationals...Clocked an 8K time of 25:39 at the Big Ten Championships ... Ran a 10K time of 33:20 at the NCAA Midwest Regional.
Saw action in the Saluki Invitational, ran fifth for the Orange and Blue and 28th overall.
Finished 10th in his first collegiate meet at the opening Hawkeye Invitational ... Clocked a 25:35 at the Loyola Lakefront Challenge ... Ran fourth for the team at the Big Ten Championships ... Finished the season in 53rd place at the NCAA Regional meet.
Placed ninth in state and was the MVP in his only year running cross country as a senior after playing three years of soccer ... Also All-State in track twice in the 4x800m relay ... High school coach was Mike Kuharic.
Full given name is Timothy Maier... Born on May 5, 1987 ... Has five siblings, three sisters (Karen, Ali, and Hannah) and two brothers (Kevin and David) ... Majoring in mechanical engineering.